dance.broadwayworld.com

ETHNIC DANCE COVERAGE


   E-Mail Link
 
Back to Main...

Colorado Ballet Receives Huge Arts Innovation Grant from Bonfils-Stanton Foundation Colorado Ballet Receives Huge Arts Innovation Grant from Bonfils-Stanton Foundation
by BWW News Desk - January 30, 2016

DENVER – Colorado Ballet received a $75,000 Arts Innovation Grant from the Bonfils-Stanton Foundation for its New Cultural Works Project.  The purpose of the Project is to explore Colorado's people and heritage in order to create a diverse body of new works by emerging choreographers.  The Bonfils-S... (more...)
San Francisco Ethnic Dance Festival Holds Auditions for the Public Today San Francisco Ethnic Dance Festival Holds Auditions for the Public Today
by BWW News Desk - November 07, 2015

Bay Area audiences will have a rare opportunity to experience dance from 40 world dance and music traditions as more than 1200 dancers in more than 100 dance companies audition for a coveted spot in the 2016 San Francisco Ethnic Dance Festival, scheduled for the first three weekends in June 2016, at... (more...)
Kean Stage Welcomes Bollywood Masala Orchestra and Dancers of India Tonight Kean Stage Welcomes Bollywood Masala Orchestra and Dancers of India Tonight
by BWW News Desk - November 07, 2015

Kean Stage will welcome The Bollywood Masala Orchestra and Dancers of India to Kean University's Wilkins Theatre tonight, November 7 at 7:30 p.m. for a highly anticipated performance of Spirit of India.... (more...)
BWW Review: The Minstrel Show Revisited BWW Review: The Minstrel Show Revisited
by Barnett Serchuk - November 05, 2015

Frederick Douglass once described blackface performers as '...the filthy scum of white society, who have stolen from us a complexion, denied them by nature, in which to make money, and pander to the corrupt taste of their white fellow citizens.'... (more...)
Kean Stage to Welcome Bollywood Masala Orchestra and Dancers of India, 11/7 Kean Stage to Welcome Bollywood Masala Orchestra and Dancers of India, 11/7
by BWW News Desk - October 30, 2015

Kean Stage will welcome The Bollywood Masala Orchestra and Dancers of India to Kean University's Wilkins Theatre on Saturday, November 7 at 7:30 p.m. for a highly anticipated performance of Spirit of India.... (more...)
BWW Reviews: LEGENDS & VISIONARIES Amuses at Schimmel Center BWW Reviews: LEGENDS & VISIONARIES Amuses at Schimmel Center
by Matt Hanson - October 14, 2015

The short two-day run of Legends & Visionaries by New York Theater Ballet drew a warm showing from the public, apparently enticed by what was a soft opener to the upcoming season of live arts at the Schimmel, a fine venue at Pace University.... (more...)
Axis Dance, MLK Celebration, Alvin Ailey and More Set for NJPAC's 2015-16 Dance Lineup Axis Dance, MLK Celebration, Alvin Ailey and More Set for NJPAC's 2015-16 Dance Lineup
by BWW News Desk - September 28, 2015

As part of their 2015-16 season (visit NJPAC.org for complete listings), The New Jersey Performing Arts Center proudly presents the upcoming year in dance and performative movement.... (more...)
San Francisco Ethnic Dance Festival to Hold Auditions for the Public, 11/7 San Francisco Ethnic Dance Festival to Hold Auditions for the Public, 11/7
by BWW News Desk - September 18, 2015

San Francisco, CA, September 17, 2015 – Bay Area audiences will have a rare opportunity to experience dance from 40 world dance and music traditions as more than 1200 dancers in more than 100 dance companies audition for a coveted spot in the 2016 San Francisco Ethnic Dance Festival, scheduled for t... (more...)
PUSH Dance Company Launches PUSHfest 2015 Today PUSH Dance Company Launches PUSHfest 2015 Today
by BWW News Desk - September 18, 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 Director Raissa Simpson. PUSHfestis ... (more...)
PUSH Dance Company Releases Full Schedule for PUSHfest 2015; Begins, 9/18 PUSH Dance Company Releases Full Schedule for PUSHfest 2015; Begins, 9/18
by BWW News Desk - August 13, 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 Director Raissa Simpson. PUSHfestis ... (more...)
CUNY Dance Initiative Sets Fall 2015 Events CUNY Dance Initiative Sets Fall 2015 Events
by BWW News Desk - August 12, 2015

The CUNY Dance Initiative (CDI), a university-wide residency program now in its second year, announces its fall 2015 public events.... (more...)
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...)
Free Afro Cuban Workshop and Performance Set for Madison Square Park Today Free Afro Cuban Workshop and Performance Set for Madison Square Park Today
by BWW News Desk - July 18, 2015

Today, 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 enterpr... (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...)
17th Annual DANCE THIS! Set for This Weekend at the Moore Theatre 17th Annual DANCE THIS! Set for This Weekend at the Moore Theatre
by BWW News Desk - July 10, 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...)
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...)
Ariel Rivka Dance, Carolyn Dorfman Dance, Sean Curran, Carrie Ellmore-Tallitsch, and Paul Dennis Showcase Works This Weekend Ariel Rivka Dance, Carolyn Dorfman Dance, Sean Curran, Carrie Ellmore-Tallitsch, and Paul Dennis Showcase Works This Weekend
by BWW News Desk - May 28, 2015

From today 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, dist... (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...)




DANCE VIDEOS


Become a Fan, Follower & Subscriber

           Facebook Like Follow

BWW Review: NEW YORK CITY BALLET Offers a Win-Win with a Balanchine and Robbins Double BillBWW Review: NEW YORK CITY BALLET Offers a Win-Win with a Balanchine and Robbins Double Bill
by Sondra Forsyth