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HPU Launches First Annual 'Above and Below I-10: Cross Country Art' ExhibitionHPU Launches First Annual 'Above and Below I-10: Cross Country Art' Exhibition
by BWW News Desk - October 30, 2014

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Dance Pizazz Launches Dance Etiquette SeriesDance Pizazz Launches Dance Etiquette Series
by BWW News Desk - October 30, 2014

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BWW Reviews: VOICES OF BULGARIA AND AMERICA Inspires at 92YBWW Reviews: VOICES OF BULGARIA AND AMERICA Inspires at 92Y
by Matt Hanson - October 30, 2014

At the 92nd Street YMHA, the air was welcoming, even communal, an environment where poets and weightlifters share space amid the world-famous Jewish institution. On October 17th an enthusiastic audience gathered in from the chill fall winds, warmed up and revivified by a multigenerational creativity spanning various cultural and artistic traditions. Voices of Bulgaria and America could not have been a more ideal exhibition. (more...)


Royal Ballet of Cambodia Performs at Scottsdale Center for the Performing Arts TonightRoyal Ballet of Cambodia Performs at Scottsdale Center for the Performing Arts Tonight
by BWW News Desk - October 30, 2014

Scottsdale Center for the Performing Arts will present the Royal Ballet of Cambodia, choreographed by Her Royal Highness Princess Norodom Buppha Devi, tonight, Oct. 30, at 7:30 p.m. (more...)


EISENHOWER DANCE: THE LIGHT SHOW Comes to Wharton Center TonightEISENHOWER DANCE: THE LIGHT SHOW Comes to Wharton Center Tonight
by BWW News Desk - October 30, 2014

Eisenhower Dance is a nationally-touring contemporary dance company based in metropolitan Detroit. With support from co-commissioners, the Wharton Center (East Lansing, MI) and the Detroit Opera House (Detroit, MI), Eisenhower Dance mounted a special production, entitled THE LIGHT SHOW. EISENHOWER DANCE: THE LIGHT SHOW, part of the Dance at Wharton Center series, will be featured tonight, October 30 at 7:30 p.m. in the Cobb Great Hall. (more...)


NYC Premiere of Jessica Taylor's Newest Trio, GUT and Three Other Works Set for TonightNYC Premiere of Jessica Taylor's Newest Trio, GUT and Three Other Works Set for Tonight
by BWW News Desk - October 30, 2014

Jessica Taylor/DAMAGEDANCE will give its full evening performance, GUT (and other works), tonight, October 30th at 7:30pm at Dixon Place in New York City, NY. (more...)


Eva Dean Dance Celebrates 30th Anniversary with PEARL DIVING This WeekendEva Dean Dance Celebrates 30th Anniversary with PEARL DIVING This Weekend
by BWW News Desk - October 30, 2014

EVA DEAN DANCE (EDD) in association with The Dance Series at The 14th Street Y, celebrates 30 years of Eva Dance repertory with PEARL DIVING, choreographed by Artistic Director Eva Dean. Revisiting such favorites as Pumped, Welcome Back and Melba, PEARL DIVING will play tonight, October 30th at 7:30pm, Friday, October 31st at 7:30pm, Saturday, November 1st at 7:30pm and a special gala performance Sunday, November 2nd at 3:00pm. (more...)


Casa Patas' FLAMENCO(S) DE PLOMO Y COBRE Comes to Miami, 11/9Casa Patas' FLAMENCO(S) DE PLOMO Y COBRE Comes to Miami, 11/9
by BWW News Desk - October 29, 2014

FUNDarte in collaboration with The Miami Dade County Auditorium presents in Miami Flamenco(s) de Plomo y Cobre/ Flamenco(s) of Lead and Copper, the latest production of Casa Patas, the oldest flamenco tablao of Madrid (Spain). The work features some of Spain's hottest and most promising Flamenco performers. (more...)


New Book Celebrates Rochester City Ballet Founder Tim DraperNew Book Celebrates Rochester City Ballet Founder Tim Draper
by BWW News Desk - October 29, 2014

Meliora Press, an Imprint of the University of Rochester Press, announces the publication of Tim Draper: From Eastman Theatre's Muses to the Founding of Rochester City Ballet by Rochester writer Wendy Roxin Wicks. (more...)


Park Avenue Armory to Launch 2015 Season with Sellars and Gray's FLEXNPark Avenue Armory to Launch 2015 Season with Sellars and Gray's FLEXN
by BWW News Desk - October 29, 2014

Park Avenue Armory has commissioned dance pioneer Reggie "Regg Roc" Gray and visionary director Peter Sellars to create a performance piece that evolves the tradition of flex, the Brooklyn-born street dance. Characterized by sharp, rhythmic contortion, pausing, snapping, gliding, and animated showmanship, the flex form evolved from the Jamaican bruk-up style popular in the dance halls and reggae clubs of Brooklyn in the 1990s. (more...)


The Joffrey Ballet Announces the Winners of the Fifth Annual Choreographers of Color AwardThe Joffrey Ballet Announces the Winners of the Fifth Annual Choreographers of Color Award
by BWW News Desk - October 29, 2014

The Joffrey Academy of Dance, Official School of The Joffrey Ballet, announces the winners of the fifth annual Choreographers of Color Award:Jennifer Archibald, Abdul Latif and Stephanie Martinez. This announcement follows a national call for artists to submit applications, which began in July. (more...)


Trainor Dance Premieres a Trio of Diverse Contemporary Works by Caitlin Trainor, 12/4-6Trainor Dance Premieres a Trio of Diverse Contemporary Works by Caitlin Trainor, 12/4-6
by BWW News Desk - October 29, 2014

For its fourth New York City concert, Trainor Dance premieres three highly physical and musical pieces by its Artistic Director and choreographer/dancer Caitlin Trainor. With movements as varied as the sound palette, the evening is a well-balanced composition of the modern ballet-hybrid. (See below for program details.) (more...)


Enrollment for Ballet School NY's 2014-15 Pre-Ballet Classes Now OpenEnrollment for Ballet School NY's 2014-15 Pre-Ballet Classes Now Open
by BWW News Desk - October 29, 2014

Ballet School NY, the official training school of New York Theatre Ballet, is accepting enrollment for Pre-Ballet classes (ages 3-7) at their new home at St. Mark's Church in-the-Bowery. For registration and more information, visit http://nytb.org/ballet-school-ny/2014-2015-information. (more...)


Winners of Joffrey Ballet's Choreographers of Color Award AnnouncedWinners of Joffrey Ballet's Choreographers of Color Award Announced
by BWW News Desk - October 29, 2014

The Joffrey Academy of Dance, Official School of The Joffrey Ballet, announces the winners of the fifth annual Choreographers of Color Award: Jennifer Archibald, Abdul Latif and Stephanie Martinez. This announcement follows a national call for artists to submit applications, which began in July. (more...)


Joffrey Ballet School Sets 2015 Summer ProgramsJoffrey Ballet School Sets 2015 Summer Programs
by BWW News Desk - October 29, 2014

Joffrey Ballet School, a world-renowned dance center offering the most versatile and highest quality training, announces the addition of four brand new (more...)


RIOULT Dance NY Coming to Ford Center for the Performing Arts, 11/5RIOULT Dance NY Coming to Ford Center for the Performing Arts, 11/5
by BWW News Desk - October 29, 2014

RIOULT Dance NY, a leading American modern dance company with a classic sensibility, will perform on Wednesday, November 5, 2014 at 7:30pm at the University of Mississippi's Ford Center for the Performing Arts at 351 University Avenue, University, MS 38677. Tickets are $30 and are available at http://www.fordcenter.org/event/rioult-dance-ny/. Partially funded through the South Arts Dance Touring Initiative this multi-day residency will include master classes at Ole Miss and Lafayette High School, and a special event at the Pat Lamar Park amphitheater, among others. (more...)


The Ohio State University's Department of Dance to Present DANCE DOWNTOWN, 11/14-15The Ohio State University's Department of Dance to Present DANCE DOWNTOWN, 11/14-15
by BWW News Desk - October 29, 2014

The Ohio State University's Department of Dance presents Dance Downtown: Solace and Mirth Friday, Nov. 14 and Saturday, Nov. 15 at the Riffe Center's Capitol Theatre, 77 South High St. Performance times are: 10:30 a.m. Friday (young people's concert) and 8 p.m. Friday. On Saturday, a 7 p.m. conversation with the choreographers will be followed by an 8 p.m. performance. (more...)


BodyStories: Teresa Fellion Dance to Present THE MANTISES ARE FLIPPING (World Three) in May 2015BodyStories: Teresa Fellion Dance to Present THE MANTISES ARE FLIPPING (World Three) in May 2015
by BWW News Desk - October 29, 2014

BodyStories: Teresa Fellion Dance presents The Mantises Are Flipping (P.S. I'll have whatever they're having), World Three as part of the DANCE: Access series* at Danspace Project from May 21-23, 2015 at St. Marks Church, 131 East 10th Street, NYC. Tickets will be available beginning March 2015. For more information, please visit ?http://bodystoriesfellion.org. (more...)


BWW Interviews: Troy SchumacherBWW Interviews: Troy Schumacher
by Barnett Serchuk - October 29, 2014

BalletCollective will present two world premiere ballets that showcase the company's commitment to artistic collaboration on October 29 and 30 at NYU Skirball Center, 566 LaGuardia Place at Washington Square. The program will also include The Impulse Wants Company (2013). All three works will be accompanied by live music performed by the ensemble Hotel Elefant and feature lighting design by Brandon Stirling Baker. (more...)


BalletCollective Premieres New Works by Troy Schumacher TonightBalletCollective Premieres New Works by Troy Schumacher Tonight
by BWW News Desk - October 29, 2014

BalletCollective will present two world premiere ballets that showcase the company's commitment to artistic collaboration tonight and tomorrow, October 29 and 30 at NYU Skirball Center, 566 LaGuardia Place at Washington Square. The program will include the company's The Impulse Wants Company (2013). All pieces will be accompanied by live music and feature lighting design by Brandon Stirling Baker. (more...)


SHAPING SOUND Comes to A.J. Fletcher Opera Theater TonightSHAPING SOUND Comes to A.J. Fletcher Opera Theater Tonight
by BWW News Desk - October 29, 2014

BREAK THE FLOOR PRODUCTIONS and Broadway Series South are pleased to announce that North America's hottest new dance show -- SHAPING SOUND -- will perform one night only at A.J. Fletcher Opera Theater located in the Duke Energy Center in Raleigh, tonight, October 29th at 8 p.m. (more...)


New York Live Arts Presents U.S. Debut of KINDERTOTENLIEDER, Now thru 11/1New York Live Arts Presents U.S. Debut of KINDERTOTENLIEDER, Now thru 11/1
by BWW News Desk - October 29, 2014

New York Live Arts presents the U.S. premiere of Gisele Vienne's Kindertotenlieder, today, October 29 - November 1 at 7:30pm in the New York Live Arts Theater. As noted by Caden Manson in an article for Contemporary Performance, Vienne's Kindertotenlieder provides 'The perfect breeding ground for the birth of the uncanny in our imagination, of the eerie blend of something that is equally familiar and strange.' (more...)


The Joyce Theater Welcomes Soledad Barrio & Noche Flamenca, Now thru 11/9The Joyce Theater Welcomes Soledad Barrio & Noche Flamenca, Now thru 11/9
by BWW News Desk - October 29, 2014

The Joyce Theater will present the return of Spain's most successful and authentic flamenco touring company, Soledad Barrio & Noche Flamenca, after three acclaimed engagements since 2011. Under the direction of Martin Santangelo, the company will present a program entitled Noche Flamenca y Antigona from tonight, October 29 - November 9. (more...)


CCCA to Welcome Calpulli Mexican Dance Company in DIA DE LOS MUERTOS, 11/1CCCA to Welcome Calpulli Mexican Dance Company in DIA DE LOS MUERTOS, 11/1
by BWW News Desk - October 28, 2014

City College Center for the Arts (CCCA), NYC's newest center celebrating the diverse artistic voice of its community, presents Calpulli Mexican Dance Company as part of their inaugural 2014-2015 Season. Home to Aaron Davis Hall, CCCA audiences will experience Calpulli's world premiere Dia de los Muertos (Day of the Dead), on November 1, 2:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m. (more...)


Cornish Dance Theater to Present Fall 2014 Concert, 11/21-22Cornish Dance Theater to Present Fall 2014 Concert, 11/21-22
by BWW News Desk - October 28, 2014

Cornish Dance Theater, the performing ensemble of the Dance Department at Cornish College of the Arts, will feature choreography by Iyun Ashani Harrison, Jose Limon, Vivian Little, Michele Miller, and Amy O'Neal at its Fall 2014 Concert, which takes place at the Cornish Playhouse on Nov. 21 and 22. Many of the pieces, including one world premiere from Harrison, focus on issues relevant to the dancers and today's college students. (more...)




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