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Bill T. Jones/Arnie Zane Company Sets 2016 North American Tour Bill T. Jones/Arnie Zane Company Sets 2016 North American Tour
by BWW News Desk - September 30, 2016

World-renowned choreographer and MacArthur Genius Award and National Medal of the Arts recipient Bill T. Jones and his Bill T. Jones/Arnie Zane Company embark on a national tour with their critically acclaimed new dance/theater piece Analogy/Dora: Tramontane.... (more...)
Invertigo Dance Theatre to Present AFTER IT HAPPENED at Ford Theatres in Los Angeles Invertigo Dance Theatre to Present AFTER IT HAPPENED at Ford Theatres in Los Angeles
by BWW News Desk - September 30, 2016

Invertigo Dance Theatre, a Los Angeles-based dance company founded in 2007 by Artistic Director Laura Karlin, will reprise After It Happened today, September 30 at 8:30 pm at the Ford Theatres, 2580 Cahuenga Blvd. East, Hollywood, CA 90068. $35 General Admission; $75 VIP; $18 Students; $15 Children;... (more...)
DanceWorks Chicago and Lou Conte Dance Studio Partner for DanceChance DanceWorks Chicago and Lou Conte Dance Studio Partner for DanceChance
by BWW News Desk - September 30, 2016

Beginning Today, September 30, 2016, DanceWorks Chicago's monthly program DanceChance returns to the Lou Conte Dance Studio in the Hubbard Street Dance Center, located at 1147 West Jackson Boulevard in Chicago's West Loop. Since its inception in March 2008, DanceChance has encouraged dialogues betwe... (more...)
The Bronx Academy of Arts and Dance Launches Season with BlakTinX Performance Series, Today The Bronx Academy of Arts and Dance Launches Season with BlakTinX Performance Series, Today
by BWW News Desk - September 30, 2016

The Bronx Academy of Arts and Dance begins its fall season with the BlakTinX Performance Series from September 30 to December 7, 2016.  This annual multidisciplinary festival inaugurated in 2002 celebrates art and performance by Black, Latinx and artists of color. BAAD! is located in a neo gothic st... (more...)
The Washington Ballet Adds THEME AND VARIATIONS To 40th Anniversary Celebration, Today The Washington Ballet Adds THEME AND VARIATIONS To 40th Anniversary Celebration, Today
by BWW News Desk - September 30, 2016

The Washington Ballet (TWB) has added the Finale of George Balanchine's 1947 masterpiece Theme and Variations to its 40th Anniversary Celebration. The work is set to music by Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky and will provide a grand conclusion to a festive evening of performance and video excerpts that cele... (more...)
CUNY Dance Initiative Announces 2017 Winter-Spring Residencies CUNY Dance Initiative Announces 2017 Winter-Spring Residencies
by BWW News Desk - September 29, 2016

The CUNY Dance Initiative (CDI), a university-wide residency program heading into its fourth season, is awarding 15 choreographers/dance companies residencies at 12 CUNY colleges in the first half of 2017. CDI, led by New York City's public university system, is a unique model for collaboration. By ... (more...)
Hubbard Street's Youth Dance Programs Offer Pop-Up Camps for CPS Students Hubbard Street's Youth Dance Programs Offer Pop-Up Camps for CPS Students
by BWW News Desk - September 29, 2016

Hubbard Street Artistic Director Glenn Edgerton and Kathryn Humphreys, Director of the organization's Youth, Education and Community Programs, are pleased to announce unique, day-long dance classes on all 2016 dates during which regularly scheduled Chicago Public Schools classes are not in session d... (more...)
New York Theatre Ballet Presents THE NUTCRACKER New York Theatre Ballet Presents THE NUTCRACKER
by BWW News Desk - September 29, 2016

New York Theatre Ballet will perform Keith Michael's The Nutcracker from December 10 and 11, 2016 at Florence Gould Hall, 55 East 59th Street, NYC (between Park and Madison Avenues). Performances are 11am, 1pm, and 3:30pm.  Tickets are $24 for children 12 and under and $34 for adults, and are availa... (more...)
Abhinaya Dance Company of San Jose Premieres VAANARA LEELA Abhinaya Dance Company of San Jose Premieres VAANARA LEELA
by BWW News Desk - September 29, 2016

Abhinaya Dance Company of San Jose, the company that brought 'Arjuna - A Warrior's Tale' to life in 2014 to critical acclaim now presents'Vaanara Leela - Monkeys in the Ramayana'. The Ramayana is one of the two major Sanskrit epics from Hindu mythology describing Prince Rama's journey.... (more...)
Michelle Dorrance and Nicholas Young to Receive JUBA! Awards This Fall Michelle Dorrance and Nicholas Young to Receive JUBA! Awards This Fall
by BWW News Desk - September 29, 2016

The Chicago Human Rhythm Project (CHRP), which creates community through American tap and contemporary percussive arts in world-class, innovative performance, education and outreach programs, hosts its 26th Jubalee Gala.... (more...)
Pilobolus to Return to NYU Skirball Center with Physical Theater, Short Film and More Pilobolus to Return to NYU Skirball Center with Physical Theater, Short Film and More
by BWW News Desk - September 29, 2016

The internationally acclaimed Pilobolus Dance Theater returns to NYU Skirball Center for the Performing Arts, November 16 - December 4th, 2016, with two exhilarating programs mixing dance, physical theater, short film, and Pilobolus's surrealistic and magical physical language.... (more...)
Mark DeGarmo Honors Deborah Jowitt In Dance For Dance Mark DeGarmo Honors Deborah Jowitt In Dance For Dance
by BWW News Desk - September 29, 2016

Mark DeGarmo Dance will honor dance writer DEBORAH JOWITT with the 2016 'Educational Visionary' Lifetime Achievement Award to celebrate her many accomplishments.  Ms. Jowitt danced with notable names such as Jose Limon and Anna Sokolow, choreographed works shown in venues in both the United States a... (more...)
BWW Review: Houston Ballet Showcases Sumptuous MADAME BUTTERFLY and Spare SON OF CHAMBER SYMPHONY BWW Review: Houston Ballet Showcases Sumptuous MADAME BUTTERFLY and Spare SON OF CHAMBER SYMPHONY
by Guest Blogger: Gary Laird - September 29, 2016

The current offering from the Houston Ballet, MADAME BUTTERFLY with SON OF CHAMBER SYMPHONY, is a study of contrasts - economy and luxury.... (more...)
BWW Review: WHY DO FOOLS FALL IN LOVE Almost Tugs the Heart Strings BWW Review: WHY DO FOOLS FALL IN LOVE Almost Tugs the Heart Strings
by Katherine Waddell - September 29, 2016

Why Do Fools Fall In Love had a short run this past weekend and was produced by Pickapart Theatre in association with The Acting Ensemble. The musical, created and written by Roger Bean, tells the story of Millie and friends at an impromptu bachelorette party where they sing their way through 1960's... (more...)
Wonderbound Presents Inspired Circus Theme Production A GOTHIC FOLKTALE Wonderbound Presents Inspired Circus Theme Production A GOTHIC FOLKTALE
by BWW News Desk - September 29, 2016

This October, A Gothic Folktale opens the 2016-2017 Wonderbound season with a fantastical circus straight from the mind of Artistic Director Garrett Ammon. Set to the hauntingly beautiful music of Jesse Manley and His Band and featuring the interactive illusions of Professor Phelyx, this original pr... (more...)
WHITE WAVE Dance to Present 2016 DUMBO Dance Festival This Fall WHITE WAVE Dance to Present 2016 DUMBO Dance Festival This Fall
by BWW News Desk - September 29, 2016

On Today, September 29, 2016, WHITE WAVE Dance celebrates the 16th Anniversary season of the DUMBO Dance Festival (DDF) with a Gala Opening that heralds the most anticipated four-day festival of contemporary dance in the greater New York City region.... (more...)
Kupferberg Center for the Arts to Welcome Caleb Teicher & Company in VARIATIONS Kupferberg Center for the Arts to Welcome Caleb Teicher & Company in VARIATIONS
by BWW News Desk - September 29, 2016

Kupferberg Center for the Arts at Queens College will present the world premiere of Caleb Teicher's full-length Variations, set to Glenn Gould's iconic 1955 recording of Bach's 'Goldberg Variations.'... (more...)
J Chen Project's THE SHADOW AND THE LIKE Coming to Dixon Place J Chen Project's THE SHADOW AND THE LIKE Coming to Dixon Place
by BWW News Desk - September 29, 2016

China's Ministry of Culture, Asian Cultural Council, Jerome Foundation, and Lower Manhattan Cultural Council have all recently awarded grants to NYC choreographer Jessica Chen with regard to the J CHEN PROJECT's 2016-17 season and debut of The Shadow and The Like.... (more...)
Bruno Isakovic's DENUDED to Make U.S. Premiere at La MaMa Bruno Isakovic's DENUDED to Make U.S. Premiere at La MaMa
by BWW News Desk - September 29, 2016

La MaMa, in association with the 2016 Queer New York International Arts Festival, will present the U.S. premiere of Denuded by Croatian choreographer Bruno Isakovic.... (more...)
Peak Performances to Welcome Raphaelle Boitel in THE FORGOTTEN/L'OUBLIEE Peak Performances to Welcome Raphaelle Boitel in THE FORGOTTEN/L'OUBLIEE
by BWW News Desk - September 29, 2016

Raphaelle Boitel, "one of the most remarkable performers on the European visual and physical theater scene," makes her directorial debut with The Forgotten/L'Oublie(e).... (more...)
Ensemble Español Brings Flamenco Passion to the Auditorium Theatre Ensemble Español Brings Flamenco Passion to the Auditorium Theatre
by BWW News Desk - September 29, 2016

Ensemble Español Spanish Dance Theater returns to the Auditorium Theatre for a full-length evening concert on Today, September 29 at 7:30PM to celebrate their 40th anniversary with the program Flamenco Passion, a showcase of classical, contemporary, and traditional Spanish dance.... (more...)
Jennifer Lopez to Judge & Mentor On New NBC Competition Series WORLD OF DANCE Jennifer Lopez to Judge & Mentor On New NBC Competition Series WORLD OF DANCE
by TV News Desk - September 28, 2016

Global music and dance superstar Jennifer Lopez will serve as one of the judges on NBC's new dance competition series WORLD OF DANCE. The 10-episode series from Universal Television Alternative Studios and Nuyorican Productions will give dancers the platform to showcase their talents and the opportu... (more...)
Photo Flash: Lin-Manuel Miranda Visits Chicago's Hubbard Street Dance Center Photo Flash: Lin-Manuel Miranda Visits Chicago's Hubbard Street Dance Center
by BWW News Desk - September 28, 2016

On Monday, September 26, 2016, Hubbard Street Dance Chicago was honored to welcome Lin-Manuel Miranda, creator and original star ofHamilton: An American Musical, to its West Loop facility, the Hubbard Street Dance Center, located at 1147 West Jackson Boulevard. More than 160 invited guests included ... (more...)
Akram Khan's CHOTTO DESH at The New Victory Theatre Akram Khan's CHOTTO DESH at The New Victory Theatre
by BWW News Desk - September 28, 2016

Chotto Desh, Akram Khan Company's first piece of dance theater for family audiences, makes its NY Premiere at The New Victory Theater from November 4-13, 2016. Adapted from Khan's much-loved, autobiographical production, DESH (2014 Bessie Award for Outstanding Production, 2012 Olivier Award for Best... (more...)
Photo Flash: The Vanessa Long Dance Company Combines Activism And Performing Arts Photo Flash: The Vanessa Long Dance Company Combines Activism And Performing Arts
by BWW News Desk - September 28, 2016

The Vanessa Long Dance Company is pleased to announce the premier of it's newest piece 'Consume'. The Vanessa Long Dance Company combines theatre and dance to create work about social and political issues we face in everyday life. The hope is that through our work we can encourage conversations abou... (more...)


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BWW Review: DANCES PATRELLE Opens Its 26th Repertory Season with MacbethBWW Review: DANCES PATRELLE Opens Its 26th Repertory Season with Macbeth
by Sondra Forsyth