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WITNESS UGANDA, MOMIX, Neil Gaiman and More Set for Park City Institute's 2014-2015 SeasonWITNESS UGANDA, MOMIX, Neil Gaiman and More Set for Park City Institute's 2014-2015 Season
by BWW News Desk - November 01, 2014

Entertaining, educating and illuminating. Park City Institute (formerly known as Park City Performing Arts Foundation) presents a dynamic season of eclectic, electrifying, awe-inspiring and internationally acclaimed dancers, musicians, family entertainers, speakers, actors and performance troupes. (more...)


Valerie Green/Dance Entropy Set for Queens Theatre This WeekendValerie Green/Dance Entropy Set for Queens Theatre This Weekend
by BWW News Desk - November 01, 2014

Queens Theatre (QT) and Managing Director Taryn Sacramone are thrilled to present the innovative Queens-based company, VALERIE GREEN/DANCE ENTROPY, today, November 1 at 2pm & 8pm and November 2 at 3pm. (more...)


CCCA Welcomes Calpulli Mexican Dance Company in DIA DE LOS MUERTOS TodayCCCA Welcomes Calpulli Mexican Dance Company in DIA DE LOS MUERTOS Today
by BWW News Desk - November 01, 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), today, November 1, 2:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m. (more...)


Ballet Hispanico Performs at 24th Annual International Ballet Festival of Havana This WeekendBallet Hispanico Performs at 24th Annual International Ballet Festival of Havana This Weekend
by BWW News Desk - November 01, 2014

Ballet Hispanico, recognized as America's leading Latino dance organization since 1970, will perform in Cuba's International Ballet Festival of Havana this weekend, November 1-2, 2014 at 5pm. Highlights of the program include Asuka, a celebration of the music of Celia Cruz by Ballet Hispanico's Cuban-American Artistic Director Eduardo Vilaro, along with Sortijas (Cayetano Soto), Sombrerísimo (Annabelle Lopez Ochoa), and El Beso (Gustavo Ramírez Sansano). This engagement marks Ballet Hispanico's first-ever performance in Cuba. (more...)


Premier Flamenco & Spanish Dance Company Perform at The Alden in McLean TonightPremier Flamenco & Spanish Dance Company Perform at The Alden in McLean Tonight
by BWW News Desk - November 01, 2014

One of the nation's premier flamenco and Spanish dance companies, New York's Flamenco Vivo Carlota Santana, will perform 'The Soul of Flamenco' for a single night at The Alden in McLean. The show will be presented at 8 p.m. tonight, Nov. 1. Tickets are $30, $20 for McLean tax district residents. The Alden is housed in the McLean Community Center, which is located at 1234 Ingleside Avenue. (more...)


Fulcrum Point New Music Project Presents MIRROR OF ENLIGHTENMENT TonightFulcrum Point New Music Project Presents MIRROR OF ENLIGHTENMENT Tonight
by BWW News Desk - November 01, 2014

Fulcrum Point New Music Project, Chicago's leader in New Art Music led by Stephen Burns, presents a one-night-only concert bringing together the classical and contemporary music and dance of India, titled 'Mirror of Enlightenment,' at the Harris Theater, 205 E. Randolph Drive, tonight, November 1 at 7:30 pm. (more...)


Michael Clark Company Performs at Byham Theater TonightMichael Clark Company Performs at Byham Theater Tonight
by BWW News Desk - November 01, 2014

Pittsburgh Dance Council, a division of the Pittsburgh Cultural Trust, brings award-winning British dance troupe Michael Clark Company tonight, November 1, 2014, at 8:00 p.m. to the Byham Theater, 101 Sixth Street, downtown Pittsburgh. The evening's program features Clark's choreographic work come, been and gone. Michael Clark is considered one of Britain's leading choreographers and this performance will mark the company's Pittsburgh debut. (more...)


Wells Fargo Center for the Arts Opens 2014-15 Rodney Strong Vineyard Dance Series TonightWells Fargo Center for the Arts Opens 2014-15 Rodney Strong Vineyard Dance Series Tonight
by BWW News Desk - November 01, 2014

Wells Fargo Center for the Arts kicks-off the 2014-15 Rodney Strong Vineyards Dance Series with the celebrated Alonzo King LINES Ballet tonight, November 1, 2014 at 8:00 p.m. in the Ruth Finley Person Theater (50 Mark West Springs Road in Santa Rosa). Alonzo King LINES Ballet of San Francisco, is an internationally renowned contemporary ballet company that has been guided since 1982 by its uniquely global artistic vision. Collaborating with noted composers, musicians, and visual artists, innovative choreographer and artistic director Alonzo King creates works that draw on a diverse set of deeply rooted cultural traditions and imbue classical ballet with new expressive potential. (more...)


GISELLE and LA BAYADERE Set for Houston Ballet's 2014-15 Tour, Kicking Off This WeekendGISELLE and LA BAYADERE Set for Houston Ballet's 2014-15 Tour, Kicking Off This Weekend
by BWW News Desk - November 01, 2014

Houston Ballet Artistic Director Stanton Welch announced touring plans for both Houston Ballet and Houston Ballet II, the second company featuring exciting young dancers from around the globe launching their careers, for the 2014-2015 season today. (more...)


Push Physical Theatre and Father Goose to Continue 'Just Kidding' Series at Symphony Space Next MonthPush Physical Theatre and Father Goose to Continue 'Just Kidding' Series at Symphony Space Next Month
by BWW News Desk - October 31, 2014

?Symphony Space's Just Kidding continues its weekly boredom-busting performances from the superheroes of all-ages entertainment. The holiday season performances in December launch (literally) with the awe-inspiring acrobatics of Push Physical Theatre on December 13th and the up-tempo, kid-friendly hip hop tunes of Father Goose on December 20th. (more...)


Ruth Page Civic Ballet to Bring THE NUTCRACKER to Northeastern Illinois University, 12/6-7Ruth Page Civic Ballet to Bring THE NUTCRACKER to Northeastern Illinois University, 12/6-7
by BWW News Desk - October 31, 2014

The Ruth Page Civic Ballet is proud to present its annual production of The Nutcracker this holiday season playing December 6 - 7 at Northeastern Illinois University, 5500 N. St. Louis Ave. Co-directed by Victor Alexander and Dolores Lipinski Long, the ballet plays on Saturday, December 6 at 7 p.m. and Sunday, December 7 at 1 and 5 p.m. Tickets are $25 for general admission, $20 for seniors and children under the age of 12 and $5 for NEIU students, faculty and staff, per I.D. card. Also available is 'Tea with Clara,' a delightful tea party which patrons can enjoy with their favorite The Nutcracker characters from 3:15 - 4:45 p.m. on Sunday, Dec. 7. Tickets, which include admission to either show, are $85 for adults and $50 for children under the age of 12. For more information and to purchase regular tickets visit www.neiu.edu/arts or www.ruthpage.org or call the box office at 773.442.4636. To purchase tickets for 'Tea with Clara' please visit www.ruthpage.org or call 312-337-6543. Tickets are available now. (more...)


Dance Industry Experts work with Swindon Dance's Youth Dance AcademyDance Industry Experts work with Swindon Dance's Youth Dance Academy
by BWW News Desk - October 31, 2014

This week, lucky students from Swindon Dance's Youth Dance Academy (YDA) will have the opportunity to work with renowned dancer and choreographer Aakash Odedra and Hip Hop specialist Brooke Milliner, from World Championship winning dance group Plague. (more...)


ABT Studio Company to Appear at 92nd St. Y Harkness Dancer Center, 11/14-16ABT Studio Company to Appear at 92nd St. Y Harkness Dancer Center, 11/14-16
by BWW News Desk - October 31, 2014

American Ballet Theatre's Studio Company will give three performances at the 92nd Street Y Harkness Dance Center's Buttenwieser Hall in New York City November 14-16, 2014. Performance times are 8:00pm on Friday, November 14 and Saturday, November 15, and 3:00pm on Sunday, November 16. (more...)


RIOULT Dance NY Coming to Acadiana Center for the Arts, 11/19-20RIOULT Dance NY Coming to Acadiana Center for the Arts, 11/19-20
by BWW News Desk - October 31, 2014

RIOULT Dance NY, a leading American modern dance company with a classic sensibility, will perform on Wednesday and Thursday, November 19 and 20, 2014 at 7:30pm at the James Devin Moncus Theater at the Acadiana Center for the Arts, 101 W. Vermilion St., Lafayette, LA 70501. (more...)


Ballet School NY Sets Open Classes for AdultsBallet School NY Sets Open Classes for Adults
by BWW News Desk - October 31, 2014

Ballet School NY, the official training school of New York Theatre Ballet, introduces open classes for adult dancers from beginner through professional at their new home at St. Mark's Church in-the-Bowery at 131 East 10th Street, NYC. Single classes are $12 and 10-class cards are available for $100. For more information visit http://nytb.org/ballet-school-ny/adult-division. (more...)


BWW Reviews: KONTAKTHOF - The Legendary Tanztheater Wuppertal-Pina Bausch Returns to BAMBWW Reviews: KONTAKTHOF - The Legendary Tanztheater Wuppertal-Pina Bausch Returns to BAM
by Wesley Doucette - October 31, 2014

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Balassi Institute/Hungarian Cultural Center of New York with Abrons Arts Center Presents TÁNC/DANCE, 11/15-12/6Balassi Institute/Hungarian Cultural Center of New York with Abrons Arts Center Presents TÁNC/DANCE, 11/15-12/6
by BWW News Desk - October 31, 2014

From November 15 through December 6, 2014, the Balassi Institute/Hungarian Cultural Center of New York in collaboration with the Abrons Arts Center presentsTÁNC/DANCE, a series of daring and graphic new performances by three Hungarian contemporary dance ensembles, shedding light on today's Central European avant-garde independent dance scene. (more...)


The Colorado Ballet Presents DRACULA This WeekendThe Colorado Ballet Presents DRACULA This Weekend
by BWW News Desk - October 31, 2014

DENVER – Colorado Ballet will present Dracula, this weekend, October 31-November 2, 2014 at the Ellie Caulkins Opera House. Dracula features choreography by Michael Pink and music by Philip Feeney, performed live by the Colorado Ballet Orchestra. (more...)


Avant-Garde Dance Companies to Take Over Abrons Arts Center with TANC/DANCE Series, 11/15-12/6Avant-Garde Dance Companies to Take Over Abrons Arts Center with TANC/DANCE Series, 11/15-12/6
by BWW News Desk - October 30, 2014

Radio Ballet: The Nature of Love From November 15 through December 6, 2014, the Balassi Institute/Hungarian Cultural Center of New York in collaboration with the Abrons Arts Center presents TÁNC/DANCE, a series of daring and graphic new performances by three Hungarian contemporary dance ensembles, shedding light on today's Central European avant-garde independent dance scene. (more...)


Gisele Vienne's KINDERTOTENLIEDER to Bring Winter Night to New York Live Arts This WeekendGisele Vienne's KINDERTOTENLIEDER to Bring Winter Night to New York Live Arts This Weekend
by BWW News Desk - October 30, 2014

Making her New York Live Arts debut, Gisele Vienne, in collaboration with Dennis Cooper and KTL (Stephen O'Malley & Peter Rehberg), takes audience members on an emotionally stirring journey that blurs the lines between reality and fiction. A true hybrid dance-theater work set in the visually arresting scenic landscape of a snowy winter night, Kindertotenlieder takes inspiration from the "uncanny" as presented by Sigmund Freud. (more...)


Ballet Hispanico to Perform at 24th Annual International Ballet Festival of Havana, 11/1-2Ballet Hispanico to Perform at 24th Annual International Ballet Festival of Havana, 11/1-2
by BWW News Desk - October 30, 2014

Ballet Hispanico, recognized as America's leading Latino dance organization since 1970, will perform in Cuba's International Ballet Festival of Havana on November 1-2, 2014 at 5pm. Highlights of the program include Asuka, a celebration of the music of Celia Cruz by Ballet Hispanico's Cuban-American Artistic Director Eduardo Vilaro, along with Sortijas (Cayetano Soto), Sombrerísimo (Annabelle Lopez Ochoa), and El Beso (Gustavo Ramírez Sansano). This engagement marks Ballet Hispanico's first-ever performance in Cuba. (more...)


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...)




BWW Reviews: KONTAKTHOF - The Legendary Tanztheater Wuppertal-Pina Bausch Returns to BAMBWW Reviews: KONTAKTHOF - The Legendary Tanztheater Wuppertal-Pina Bausch Returns to BAM

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