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PROJECT PLIE Boys & Girls Clubs of America Announce Upcoming Master Classes PROJECT PLIE Boys & Girls Clubs of America Announce Upcoming Master Classes
by BWW News Desk - August 04, 2015

American Ballet Theatre's diversity initiative Project Plié and Boys & Girls Clubs of America continues a master class series introducing ballet to a broad array of children with educational and activity-based master classes in member clubs across the United States.... (more...)
BWW Reviews: At Long Last - Misty Copeland Has Been Promoted to Principal BWW Reviews: At Long Last - Misty Copeland Has Been Promoted to Principal
by Rose Marija - July 14, 2015

No other ballet dancer has received more publicity than Misty Copeland during the last five years. Her promotion to principal dancer of American Ballet Theatre was announced on June 30, 2015, and picked up immediately by most newspapers and television news shows, including the front page of the New ... (more...)
Free Afro Cuban Workshop and Performance Set for Madison Square Park, 7/18 Free Afro Cuban Workshop and Performance Set for Madison Square Park, 7/18
by BWW News Desk - July 09, 2015

On Saturday, July 18, 2015 from 12:00PM to 2:00PM, Madison Square Park Conservancy will host Dia de Reyes, a free, public Afro Cuban dance workshop and performance organized by Cuban-American artist Teresita Fernández, Cuban-born performer and scholar Yesenia Selier, and Global Rhythms, a cultural e... (more...)
PUSH Dance Company Announces Schedule of Events, Particpants for PUSHfest, 9/18 PUSH Dance Company Announces Schedule of Events, Particpants for PUSHfest, 9/18
by BWW News Desk - June 17, 2015

San Francisco, CA, June 17, 2015 – New and recent works by PUSH Dance Company and leading mid-career and emerging dance artists from the Bay Area and beyond will be featured during PUSHfest 2015, presented by PUSH Dance Company, a San Francisco-based contemporary dance company, founded by artistic D... (more...)
17th Annual DANCE THIS! Set for Next Month at the Moore Theatre 17th Annual DANCE THIS! Set for Next Month at the Moore Theatre
by BWW News Desk - June 15, 2015

For nearly 20 years now, STG's signature dance program, DANCE This, has been providing the perfect opportunity to see dance from around the world, have your heart be touched, and witness the building of cross-cultural embrace through the art of dance.... (more...)
Harris Center to Present Ballet Folklorico De Sacramento's Mexico Y Sus Alrededores (Mexico And Its Surroundings), 6/28 Harris Center to Present Ballet Folklorico De Sacramento's Mexico Y Sus Alrededores (Mexico And Its Surroundings), 6/28
by BWW News Desk - May 28, 2015

Ballet Folklórico de Sacramento's repertoire includes Mexico's traditional folkloric ballet (folklórico) dance pieces, as well as indigenous Danza rituals that fuse elements of contemporary movement. This performance by 40 dancers and musicians will take you on a journey through the fascinating folk... (more...)
American Rhythm Center to Host Dance Free-4-All! Free Classes, 6/8-14 American Rhythm Center to Host Dance Free-4-All! Free Classes, 6/8-14
by BWW News Desk - May 27, 2015

The American Rhythm Center (ARC), the innovative, collaborative dance/arts facility operated by the Chicago Human Rhythm Project (CHRP), invites Chicagoans to kick off summer with a DANCE Free-4-All,a week of free dance classes on the third floor of the historic Fine Arts Building, 410 S. Michigan A... (more...)
BWW Reviews: Christopher Wheeldon Speaks with Rita Moreno BWW Reviews: Christopher Wheeldon Speaks with Rita Moreno
by Rose Marija - May 05, 2015

On April 27th, Words On Dance and Symphony Space presented Ballet to Broadway: Christopher Wheeldon with Rita Moreno, at the Peter J. Sharp Theater, just two weeks after the opening of Wheeldon's An American in Paris, on Broadway. The evening consisted of film clips interspersed with conversation. O... (more...)
Abhinaya to Present LOVE EXQUISITE at Cowell Theater, 6/7 Abhinaya to Present LOVE EXQUISITE at Cowell Theater, 6/7
by BWW News Desk - May 01, 2015

Abhinaya Dance Company of San Jose will perform for the first time at the SF International Arts Festival, presenting Love Exquisite in the S. Indian classical dance style, Bharatanatyam... (more...)
Ariel Rivka Dance, Carolyn Dorfman Dance, Sean Curran, Carrie Ellmore-Tallitsch, and Paul Dennis to Showcase Works, 5/28-30 Ariel Rivka Dance, Carolyn Dorfman Dance, Sean Curran, Carrie Ellmore-Tallitsch, and Paul Dennis to Showcase Works, 5/28-30
by BWW News Desk - April 28, 2015

From Thursday to Saturday, May 28- 30, 2015, several diverse artists find common ground in a performance series of cutting-edge contemporary dance. Ariel Rivka Dance, Carolyn Dorfman Dance, Sean Curran, Carrie Ellmore-Tallitsch, and Paul Dennis unite for the first time showcasing their respective, d... (more...)
YAGP to Host Annual Gala at Lincoln Center YAGP to Host Annual Gala at Lincoln Center
by BWW News Desk - March 23, 2015

World's largest dance network and international student ballet scholarship audition - YOUTH AMERICA GRAND PRIX – will present its signature “Stars of Today Meet the Stars of Tomorrow” annual Gala at the David H. Koch Theater, Lincoln Center. The Gala will feature the finalists of the international b... (more...)
Joffrey Ballet to Close Season with NEW WORKS, 4/22 Joffrey Ballet to Close Season with NEW WORKS, 4/22
by BWW News Desk - March 19, 2015

CHICAGO – Following its highly praised Unique Voices triple bill, The Joffrey Ballet closes its 2014-2015season celebrating 20 years in Chicago with “New Works,” a mixed repertory program featuring two Joffrey/Chicago Premieres -- In Creases by New York City Ballet resident choreographer and soloist... (more...)
The Joffrey Ballet to Premiere NEW WORKS at Cadillac Palace Theatre, 4/22-5/3 The Joffrey Ballet to Premiere NEW WORKS at Cadillac Palace Theatre, 4/22-5/3
by BWW News Desk - March 18, 2015

Following its highly praised Unique Voices triple bill, The Joffrey Ballet closes its 2014-2015 season celebrating 20 years in Chicago with “New Works,” a mixed repertory program featuring two Joffrey/Chicago Premieres -- In Creases by New York City Ballet resident choreographer and soloist Justin P... (more...)
Washington School of Ballet Pronounced Best School at World's Largest Student Dance Competition Washington School of Ballet Pronounced Best School at World's Largest Student Dance Competition
by BWW News Desk - March 03, 2015

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Washington School of Ballet teachers and students competed against hundreds of participants in the regionals of the world's largest international student dance competition held in Pittsburg, February 13-15. TWSB won 'Best School', an honor reflecting numerous individual compet... (more...)
The Joyce Theater to Host Second Annual Joyce UNLEASHED in NYC The Joyce Theater to Host Second Annual Joyce UNLEASHED in NYC
by BWW News Desk - February 12, 2015

The Joyce Theater, under the executive direction of Linda Shelton, announces the second installment of Joyce UNLEASHED, a collection of cutting-edge performances presented outside its historic Chelsea home, taking place this March at New York Live Arts (219 West 19th Street, between Seventh and Eigh... (more...)
Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater Comes to the Aronoff Center This Spring Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater Comes to the Aronoff Center This Spring
by BWW News Desk - January 27, 2015

Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater, beloved as one of the world's most popular dance companies, will share its inspiring artistry with Tri-state audiences at the Aronoff Center's Procter & Gamble Hall for two nights only, March 3-4, 2015 at 7:30pm. The much-anticipated dance event is part of the Cin... (more...)
San Francisco Ethnic Dance Festival to Be Held, 2/20 San Francisco Ethnic Dance Festival to Be Held, 2/20
by BWW News Desk - January 23, 2015

San Francisco, CA, January 23, 2015 --The San Francisco Ethnic Dance Festival will launch its celebration of the 100th anniversary of the opening of the Panama-Pacific International Exposition (PPIE) with special performances at San Francisco City Hall on February 20, 2015. The free noontime event w... (more...)
University of Texas at Austin Department of Theatre & Dance Presents REFUGIA, 2/12-15 University of Texas at Austin Department of Theatre & Dance Presents REFUGIA, 2/12-15
by BWW News Desk - January 12, 2015

The University of Texas at Austin Department of Theatre and Dance presents the new work Refugia, February 12-15 at the B. Iden Payne Theatre. An original idea developed by the internationally renowned ensemble The Moving Company,Refugia is an investigation into the lives of those who find themselves... (more...)
World Music Institute & Met Museum Present NRITYAGRAM, 1/10 World Music Institute & Met Museum Present NRITYAGRAM, 1/10
by BWW News Desk - December 11, 2014

World Music Institute, in collaboration with The Metropolitan Museum of Art, presents two back-to-back performances from the world-renowned Indian dance troupeNrityagram on Saturday, January 10, 2015 at 5:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m. in the Met's Temple of Dendur, located in the The Sackler Wing.... (more...)
SHEN YUN 2015 to Tour California This Winter SHEN YUN 2015 to Tour California This Winter
by BWW News Desk - November 11, 2014

As a gong strikes, sounds from 5,000 year old Chinese instruments rise to blend with a 40-piece Western orchestra. Sixty dancers take the stage in front of a 30-foot tall video backdrop as audiences embark on an adventure to long-ago dynasties through the all-new, enchanting spectacular, Shen Yun 20... (more...)
Local Ethnic Dance Companies Set for 4th Annual Chicago International Dance Forum, 11/14 Local Ethnic Dance Companies Set for 4th Annual Chicago International Dance Forum, 11/14
by BWW News Desk - November 11, 2014

The 4th Annual Chicago International Dance Forum, celebrating the many types of ethnic dance companies that make Chicago their home, will be held at 3 p.m. on Sunday, November 16, 2014, at the Auditorium of Northeastern Illinois University, 5500 N. St. Louis Ave., Chicago. Tickets are $20 for adult... (more...)
The San Francisco Ethnic Dance Festival Celebrates The History and Future of World Dance and Music in California The San Francisco Ethnic Dance Festival Celebrates The History and Future of World Dance and Music in California
by BWW News Desk - November 08, 2014

The San Francisco Ethnic Dance Festival will celebrate the centennial of the Panama-Pacific International Exposition in 2015 with a series of world dance and music performances and events from February to December. The annual, month-long Festival in June will serve as the celebration's centerpiece, ... (more...)
Valerie Green/Dance Entropy Set for Queens Theatre This Weekend Valerie 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...)
Casa Patas' FLAMENCO(S) DE PLOMO Y COBRE Comes to Miami, 11/9 Casa 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 per... (more...)
Valerie Green/Dance Entropy Set for Queens Theatre, 11/1-2 Valerie Green/Dance Entropy Set for Queens Theatre, 11/1-2
by BWW News Desk - October 10, 2014

Queens Theatre (QT) and Managing Director Taryn Sacramone are thrilled to present the innovative Queens-based company, VALERIE GREEN/DANCE ENTROPY, on November 1 at 2pm & 8pm and November 2 at 3pm. The modern dance program will feature a multi-ethnic company of gifted dancers, whose work is surprisi... (more...)




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