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National Choreographers Initiative Announces Premiere of New Ballets, Today National Choreographers Initiative Announces Premiere of New Ballets, Today
by BWW News Desk - July 30, 2016

Be there for the birth of, not one, but four new ballets created as part of the intensive 3-week process of the National Choreographers Initiative (NCI). Artistic Director, Molly Lynch has invited four choreographers – Tom Gold, Nicole Haskins,Stephanie Martinez and Ben Needham-Wood ? as well as six... (more...)
Miami City Ballet to Host First Annual National Dance Day Event Miami City Ballet to Host First Annual National Dance Day Event
by BWW News Desk - July 30, 2016

Miami City Ballet is celebrating National Dance Day today, July 30, with a dance party in Collins Park followed by an Open House across the street at MCB Studios to showcase MCB School programs.... (more...)
Boston Ballet to Present FIRST LOOK This Month Boston Ballet to Present FIRST LOOK This Month
by BWW News Desk - July 30, 2016

Boston Ballet presents a one-day-only performance, First Look, featuring new and returning dancers in Boston Ballet II (BBII), the second company, and select Boston Ballet School Summer Dance Program (SDP) students. SDP students will perform alongside BBII company members in a range of works curated... (more...)
Ballet Hispanico to Launch New Conversation Series DIALOGOS Ballet Hispanico to Launch New Conversation Series DIALOGOS
by BWW News Desk - July 29, 2016

Ballet Hispánico, the nation's preeminent Latino dance institution, today announced the launch of a new conversation series, Diálogos at the Arnhold Center, which will explore the connections between the arts, social justice, and Latino culture.... (more...)
Lang Lang, Joshua Bell, Alvin Ailey and More Set for LIVE FROM LINCOLN CENTER This Fall Lang Lang, Joshua Bell, Alvin Ailey and More Set for LIVE FROM LINCOLN CENTER This Fall
by BWW News Desk - July 29, 2016

Live From Lincoln Center -- the award-winning performing arts series presenting the best of the wide-ranging programming from the world's leading performing arts center -- today announced its lineup of broadcasts from September through December 2016.... (more...)
New Smart Shoes Sync with App to Provide Interactive Dance Lessons New Smart Shoes Sync with App to Provide Interactive Dance Lessons
by BWW News Desk - July 29, 2016

The smart shoes sync with an app to provide interactive dance lessons for all. The phrase 'put on your dancing shoes' has just taken on an exciting new meaning, as a brand new pair of smart shoes hit the market with the ability to teach the wearer to dance using nothing but gentle vibrations. Gre... (more...)
Professional Ballerina Rachel Speck Launches TENDU TONING Fusion Workout Professional Ballerina Rachel Speck Launches TENDU TONING Fusion Workout
by BWW News Desk - July 29, 2016

Professional Ballerina turned fitness professional, Rachel Speck, has combined her two loves and created "Tendu Toning" a revolutionary, fusion workout that brings together the toning of ballet with the strength of body building.  Rachel Speck, owner of Speck Fitness, created "Tendu Toning" as a way... (more...)
ABT's 2016 Summer Intensive Puts on Final Performances in Astoria This Month ABT's 2016 Summer Intensive Puts on Final Performances in Astoria This Month
by BWW News Desk - July 29, 2016

Final performances for American Ballet Theatre's New York Summer Intensive Program are scheduled for Today, July 29, 2016 at 12:00 P.M. and 2:30 P.M. at Frank Sinatra School of the Arts in Astoria, New York.... (more...)
Tickets On Sale Now for Aspen Santa Fe Ballet Tickets On Sale Now for Aspen Santa Fe Ballet
by BWW News Desk - July 28, 2016

TITAS Presents, in association with the nonprofit AT&T Performing Arts Center, announced today that single tickets for Aspen Santa Fe Ballet are on sale now! Aspen Santa Fe Ballet kicks off the 2016/2017 TITAS Presents season with performances at 8 p.m. on Friday, September 16 and Saturday, Septembe... (more...)
Urban Bush Women and CONTRA-TIEMPO to Perform at Ford Theatres This Summer Urban Bush Women and CONTRA-TIEMPO to Perform at Ford Theatres This Summer
by BWW News Desk - July 28, 2016

The Ford Signature Series pairs Brooklyn, New York-based dance company Urban Bush Women with Los Angeles-based urban Latin dance theater company CONTRA-TIEMPO for a one-of-a-kind evening of dance under the stars.... (more...)
Scott Altman Joins Cincinnati Ballet as Executive Director Scott Altman Joins Cincinnati Ballet as Executive Director
by BWW News Desk - July 28, 2016

Cincinnati Ballet announces today that respected performing arts leader Scott Altman will join the organization as Executive Director, working alongside Artistic Director and CEO Victoria Morgan to lead the company into its next era of innovation and success.... (more...)
KC Ballet to Offer 50 Percent Off NUTCRACKER Tickets on Aug 1 KC Ballet to Offer 50 Percent Off NUTCRACKER Tickets on Aug 1
by BWW News Desk - July 28, 2016

In 2015 Kansas City Ballet launched an all-new production of The Nutcracker and broke box office records and received critical acclaim. On Monday, Aug. 1, 2016 the KC Ballet is offering 50% off select tickets for select performances.... (more...)
Dancing Wheels Re-Imagines Jim Henson's LABYRINTH at Cain Park Dancing Wheels Re-Imagines Jim Henson's LABYRINTH at Cain Park
by BWW News Desk - July 28, 2016

Dancing Wheels Company returns to Cain Park's Evans Amphitheater to bring to life Jim Henson's magical and mysterious world of the Labyrinth.... (more...)
Boston Ballet to Present FIRST LOOK, 7/30 Boston Ballet to Present FIRST LOOK, 7/30
by BWW News Desk - July 28, 2016

What:              Boston Ballet proudly presents a one-day-only performance, First Look, featuring new and returning dancers in Boston Ballet II (BBII), the second company, and select Boston Ballet School Summer Dance Program (SDP) students. SDP students will perform alongside BBII company members ... (more...)
Colorado Ballet Promotes Two Corps de Ballet to Soloists Colorado Ballet Promotes Two Corps de Ballet to Soloists
by BWW News Desk - July 28, 2016

DENVER – Colorado Ballet Artistic Director Gil Boggs promoted Corps de Ballet dancers Morgan Buchanan and Kevin Gaël Thomas to Soloists.  In addition, Boggs promoted two Studio Company dancers to Apprentices, for a total of 30 professional Company dancers for the 2016-2017 season.... (more...)
School of Pennsylvania Ballet Welcomes New Co-Principals School of Pennsylvania Ballet Welcomes New Co-Principals
by BWW News Desk - July 28, 2016

Philadelphia, PA (July 26, 2016) – Pennsylvania Ballet and Artistic Director Angel Corella are pleased to announce Anastasia Babayeva and Denis Gronostayskiy, co-founders of the Academy of International Ballet in Media, PA, have joined the School of Pennsylvania Ballet as Co-Principals for the 2016-... (more...)
BWW: Enrique Cruz DeJesus Paints The Future and Honors The Past BWW: Enrique Cruz DeJesus Paints The Future and Honors The Past
by Juan Michael Porter II - July 28, 2016

There may be 'no second acts in American lives' - thank you, Fitzgerald - and yet Enrique Cruz DeJesus has lived so many exciting chapters that seven or eight books could be devoted to his journey. Mr. DeJesus has been the Artistic Director and Resident Choreographer of Alpha Omega Theatrical Dance ... (more...)
Dancers Janice Garrett, Charles Moulton to Present SPEAK, ANGELS, Today Dancers Janice Garrett, Charles Moulton to Present SPEAK, ANGELS, Today
by BWW News Desk - July 28, 2016

Taking their successful and groundbreaking dance-music-theater work to new levels, award-winning choreographers Janice Garrett and Charles Moulton will present the world premiere of Speak, Angels, a new evening-length work for 36 dancers, singers and instrumentalists, July 28-31 at the Yerba Buena C... (more...)
Steppenwolf's THE FUNDAMENTALS, The Met Opera and More Set for WORKS & PROCESS Series at the Guggenheim Steppenwolf's THE FUNDAMENTALS, The Met Opera and More Set for WORKS & PROCESS Series at the Guggenheim
by BWW News Desk - July 27, 2016

Works & Process at the Guggenheim is pleased to announce its fall 2016 season.... (more...)
Texas Ballet Theater Welcomes New Executive Director Vanessa Logan Texas Ballet Theater Welcomes New Executive Director Vanessa Logan
by BWW News Desk - July 27, 2016

Texas Ballet Theater (TBT), the resident ballet company of Bass Performance Hall in Fort Worth and AT&T Performing Arts Center in Dallas, has named Vanessa Logan as its new executive director, effective September 6, Anne T. Bass, chairman of the TBT Board of Governors, announced.... (more...)
Joanna Lumley to Host National Youth Ballet Memorial Gala This Autumn Joanna Lumley to Host National Youth Ballet Memorial Gala This Autumn
by BWW News Desk - July 27, 2016

National Youth Ballet is delighted to announce that Joanna Lumley will host a special Memorial Gala performance at Sadler's Wells on Sunday 4 September, celebrating the company's inspirational Founder and Artistic Director Jill Tookey, who passed away in March this year.... (more...)
BWW Review: LA DANCE PROJECT Bombs at The Joyce BWW Review: LA DANCE PROJECT Bombs at The Joyce
by Juan Michael Porter II - July 27, 2016

Three men engage in acrobatic entanglements that transform from free-moving sculptural configurations to crumpled masses of bodies that roll all over the floor of a darkly lit fog filled stage. Resembling an improv-ed floor-work exercise full of incongruously musical acrobatic manipulations, this in... (more...)
Inlet Dance Theater to Return to Cain Park in SWEET 16TH Inlet Dance Theater to Return to Cain Park in SWEET 16TH
by BWW News Desk - July 27, 2016

Inlet Dance Theater returns to Cain Park's Evans amphitheater for two FREE performances on July 27 at 1pm (Kids Matinee) and July 28 at 8pm.... (more...)
Complexions Contemporary Ballet and Carolyn Dorfman Dance Set for SummerStage Complexions Contemporary Ballet and Carolyn Dorfman Dance Set for SummerStage
by BWW News Desk - July 27, 2016

Complexions Contemporary Ballet / Carolyn Dorfman Dance will perform SummerStage @ Central Park, MN  on Today, July 27.... (more...)
CUNY Dance Initiative, John Jay College & Kinesis Project to Present IN PERSISTENCE OF MEMORY CUNY Dance Initiative, John Jay College & Kinesis Project to Present IN PERSISTENCE OF MEMORY
by BWW News Desk - July 27, 2016

CUNY Dance Initiative and John Jay College, in collaboration with Kinesis Project dance theatre present IN PERSISTENCE OF MEMORY, a lush outdoor performance shaped specifically for the gorgeous rooftop plaza at John Jay College, 860 11th Avenue, NYC on July 27 and 28, 2016 at 7pm. ... (more...)


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