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YoungArts Kicks Off 2017 Miami Regional Program Tonight YoungArts Kicks Off 2017 Miami Regional Program Tonight
by BWW News Desk - February 21, 2017

The National YoungArts Foundation (YoungArts) recently announced details for its 2017 regional programs, including a new long-term institutional partnership with the Center for the Art of Performance at University of California Los Angeles (CAP UCLA) that represents YoungArts' deepening roots in the... (more...)
RICHARD MOVE/MOVEOPOLIS! to Open New York Live Arts' LIVE IDEAS 2017 Festival RICHARD MOVE/MOVEOPOLIS! to Open New York Live Arts' LIVE IDEAS 2017 Festival
by BWW News Desk - February 20, 2017

Richard Move/MoveOpolis! opens New York Live Arts LIVE IDEAS 2017 festival with the world premiere of XXYY, a multilayered work conceived and directed by Move, with costumes by acclaimed theater artist Alba Clemente and an original score by Italian electronic music pioneer Martux_m.... (more...)
mishiDance, Sans Limites Dance Set for Green Space This March mishiDance, Sans Limites Dance Set for Green Space This March
by BWW News Desk - February 20, 2017

Green Space is pleased to offer a diverse roster of new/emerging artists in March.
Fertile Ground will present new work by various artists and Take Root will present an evening of work by mishiDance and Sans Limites Dance.... (more...)
Visceral Dance Chicago to Return to Harris with SPRINGFOUR Visceral Dance Chicago to Return to Harris with SPRINGFOUR
by BWW News Desk - February 20, 2017

Visceral Dance Chicago will continue its fourth season offerings with SPRINGFOUR at the Harris Theater for Music and Dance in Millennium Park, the third mainstage Chicago performance of the company's fourth season.... (more...)
The Marblehead School of Ballet Celebrates National Dance Week, 2/24 The Marblehead School of Ballet Celebrates National Dance Week, 2/24
by BWW News Desk - February 20, 2017

The Marblehead School of Ballet (MSB) celebrates National Dance Week from Friday, February 24 through Sunday, March 5.  To thank the public for its support for 45 years, MSB is offering special discounts throughout the week and beginning the winter salsa and partner dance series.... (more...)
Connecticut Dance Alliance to Host Shoreline Regional Meeting Connecticut Dance Alliance to Host Shoreline Regional Meeting
by BWW News Desk - February 20, 2017

In an effort to ensure the Connecticut Dance Alliance (CDA) is more easily accessible to all, the organization is establishing Regional Chapters throughout the State of CT.  ... (more...)
Sydney Dance Company Presents Triple Bill 2017 at Swarthmore College Sydney Dance Company Presents Triple Bill 2017 at Swarthmore College
by BWW News Desk - February 20, 2017

???????The Department of Music and Dance and the William J. Cooper Foundation at Swarthmore College present works of dance from SydneyDance Company on Friday, Feb. 24, 2017 at 8 p.m. in the Lang Performing Arts Center's Pearson-Hall Theater (Main Stage).... (more...)
BWW Review: A Fantastic Evening with Michelle Dorrance and Nicholas Van Young BWW Review: A Fantastic Evening with Michelle Dorrance and Nicholas Van Young
by Caryn Cooper - February 20, 2017

Thursday, February 16, 2017, in a one night only engagement, brought together MacArthur Fellow Michelle Dorrance and Bessie Award winner Nicholas Van Young for the world premiere of the inaugural Works & Process Rotunda Project at the Guggenheim Museum. This is a new residency and commissioning init... (more...)
Mare Nostrum Elements Presents EMERGING CHOREOGRAPHER SERIES, 2/27-28 Mare Nostrum Elements Presents EMERGING CHOREOGRAPHER SERIES, 2/27-28
by BWW News Desk - February 20, 2017

Currently in its 15th year, Mare Nostrum Elements (MNE), a charitable non-profit organization dedicated to supporting performing artists and creating original works for the stage, will present the culmination of its fourth annual Emerging Choreographer Series on Monday, February 27 andTuesday, Febru... (more...)
Joyce Theater Presents SYDNEY DANCE COMPANY, 3/7-12 Joyce Theater Presents SYDNEY DANCE COMPANY, 3/7-12
by BWW News Desk - February 20, 2017

The Joyce Theater Foundation, Inc. (Linda Shelton, Executive Director) is thrilled to welcome back to its stage Australia's hottest ticket in contemporary dance, Sydney Dance Company, in a mixed bill program featuring three New York premieres showcasing the company's strong, athletic contemporary st... (more...)
The Washington Ballet Announces Bidding for Exclusive Misty Copeland Autographed Pointe Shoes The Washington Ballet Announces Bidding for Exclusive Misty Copeland Autographed Pointe Shoes
by BWW News Desk - February 20, 2017

As part of the 40th Anniversary of The Washington Ballet (TWB) performance Company, TWB is participating in an ebay auction and is pleased to announce a unique gift package for the balletomane and footwear aficionado: A pair of pointe shoes autographed by Misty Copeland, American Ballet Theatre prin... (more...)
Russell Janzen and More Promoted at New York City Ballet Russell Janzen and More Promoted at New York City Ballet
by BWW News Desk - February 19, 2017

New York City Ballet announced today the promotion of eight of the Company's dancers. Soloist Russell Janzen has been promoted to the rank of principal dancer, and corps de ballet members Sara Adams, Harrison Ball, Emilie Gerrity, Joseph Gordon, Unity Phelan, Troy Schumacher, and Indiana Woodward ha... (more...)
Spectrum Dance Theater to Continue Rambunctious Series with THE IMMIGRANTS Spectrum Dance Theater to Continue Rambunctious Series with THE IMMIGRANTS
by BWW News Desk - February 17, 2017

Spectrum Dance Theater announces the eagerly anticipated return of the Rambunctious Series, now in its third iteration titled 'The Immigrants' - this time focusing on works by Immigrant-American classical composers.... (more...)
Smuin to Present Trey McIntyre Premiere THE CHICKEN SEES and More for 23rd Season Smuin to Present Trey McIntyre Premiere THE CHICKEN SEES and More for 23rd Season
by BWW News Desk - February 17, 2017

Smuin concludes its 23rd season with Dance Series 02, featuring a world premiere by internationally acclaimed choreographer Trey McIntyre entitled The Chicken Sees. McIntyre returns to Smuin to pay tribute to the 50th anniversary of the "Summer of Love" in an energetic exploration of dance and the c... (more...)
Houston Ballet II's SLEEPING BEAUTY Canceled at bergenPAC Houston Ballet II's SLEEPING BEAUTY Canceled at bergenPAC
by BWW News Desk - February 17, 2017

Due to unforeseen circumstances the performance of Houston Ballet II's Sleeping Beauty Act III, scheduled for March 18, 2017, has been cancelled. Ticket buyers may request refunds at point of purchase. ... (more...)
Colorado Ballet Invites Refugees to BALLET MASTERWORKS Colorado Ballet Invites Refugees to BALLET MASTERWORKS
by BWW News Desk - February 17, 2017

The Colorado Ballet invited approximately 45 to 50 refugee families from five different countries, including Somalia, Yemen, Iraq, Syria and  the Republic of the Congo, to experience the production of BALLET MASTERWORKS, despite President Trump's executive orders on immigration.... (more...)
Susan Marshall & Company Presents TWO PERSON OPERATING SYSTEM, 2/18, 3/4 Susan Marshall & Company Presents TWO PERSON OPERATING SYSTEM, 2/18, 3/4
by BWW News Desk - February 17, 2017

Two Person Operating System will be performed by Susan Marshall & Company. The performance is on a loop so please feel free to drop in at anytime. ... (more...)
NBSC Spring Dance Festival Comes to the Luther Burbank Center, 3/3-5 NBSC Spring Dance Festival Comes to the Luther Burbank Center, 3/3-5
by BWW News Desk - February 17, 2017

Ballet, contemporary, jazz, burlesque, tap, belly dancers, swing, and hip-hop are just a handful of dance forms that will delight audiences at the event. “There will be so many dance pieces of interest for everyone,” says Melinda Murray, director of the production.... (more...)
Tom Gold Dance To Premiere OASIS And SERVED At John Jay College Tom Gold Dance To Premiere OASIS And SERVED At John Jay College
by BWW News Desk - February 17, 2017

Tom Gold Dance presents its sixth annual New York City season, Tuesday, March 14 and Wednesday, March 15 at the Gerald W. Lynch Theater at John Jay College of Criminal Justice with a program of three works from Tom Gold Dance Founder and Director Tom Gold, including the Company premieres of Gold's O... (more...)
Ballet Austin To Be Featured As Wallace Foundation's First BUILDING AUDIENCES FOR SUSTAINABILITY Story Ballet Austin To Be Featured As Wallace Foundation's First BUILDING AUDIENCES FOR SUSTAINABILITY Story
by BWW News Desk - February 17, 2017

The Wallace Foundation today released the first installment in its Building Audiences for Sustainability (BAS) Stories series that looks at the early-stage efforts of arts organizations in a new Wallace initiative that are seeking to attract new audiences, while retaining the ones they have.... (more...)
Alvin Ailey Dance Theater Return To The Music Center To Perform West Coast Premieres, 3/8-3/12 Alvin Ailey Dance Theater Return To The Music Center To Perform West Coast Premieres, 3/8-3/12
by BWW News Desk - February 17, 2017

The Music Center, L.A.'s performing arts destination, welcomes Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater on March 8 - 12, 2017 as part of the Glorya Kaufman Presents Dance at The Music Center 2016-2017 season at The Music Center's Dorothy Chandler Pavilion. The company will perform three different programs... (more...)
Jose Maya to Bring LATENTE: A FLAMENCO JOURNEY to Schimmel Center Jose Maya to Bring LATENTE: A FLAMENCO JOURNEY to Schimmel Center
by BWW News Desk - February 17, 2017

In the work of dancer Jose Maya, the beauty and power of flamenco dancing get a fresh, dramatic turn. He has an explosive, virile style that invokes the great flamencotradition - while his choreographies seem to pull flamenco forward, into the future. Maya will present his powerful original work, La... (more...)
Jessica Lang To Perform at The Music Center, 2/17-19 Jessica Lang To Perform at The Music Center, 2/17-19
by BWW News Desk - February 17, 2017

The Music Center continues its 2016-2017 season of Glorya Kaufman Presents Dance at The Music Center with performances by Jessica Lang Dance (February 17-19, 2017) at The Music Center's Ahmanson Theatre, including the West Coast premiere of Tesseracts of Time, created in collaboration with world ren... (more...)
Fall in Love with Jose Mateo Ballet Theatre's LOVE'S PULL Fall in Love with Jose Mateo Ballet Theatre's LOVE'S PULL
by BWW News Desk - February 17, 2017

Jose Mateo Ballet Theatre continues its 31st Company season with Love's Pull, February 17-March 5, 2017 at The Sanctuary Theatre in Harvard Square, Cambridge.  Love's Pull features three original works of love, lust and intrigue by 2017 Commonwealth Award recipient Jose Mateo.  The concert also incl... (more...)
Philadelphia Dance Center Invites Dads to Dance With Kids on Valentine's Day Philadelphia Dance Center Invites Dads to Dance With Kids on Valentine's Day
by BWW News Desk - February 16, 2017

Philadelphia Dance Center celebrated Valentine's Day by inviting parents to participate in their kids' dance classes.... (more...)


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