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Mariinsky Ballet, Les Ballets de Monte-Carlo, Alvin Ailey and Royal Swedish Ballet Set for Segerstrom Center's 2015-16 Dance Series Mariinsky Ballet, Les Ballets de Monte-Carlo, Alvin Ailey and Royal Swedish Ballet Set for Segerstrom Center's 2015-16 Dance Series
by BWW News Desk - April 23, 2015

Segerstrom Center for the Arts has announced its 30th International Dance Series, a season marked with important American, West Coast and Center premieres to be discovered and enjoyed by audiences from throughout Southern California. The distinctive personalities of each company in the Center's 2015... (more...)
Sony Centre to Welcome Twyla Tharp's 50th Anniversary Tour This Fall Sony Centre to Welcome Twyla Tharp's 50th Anniversary Tour This Fall
by BWW News Desk - April 22, 2015

The iconic Twyla Tharp is celebrating the 50th anniversary of her 1965 choreographic debut of Tank Dive with an American tour that includes one special stop in Toronto at the Sony Centre For The Performing Arts.  It has been over two decades since Twyla Tharp Dance last performed in Toronto.... (more...)
Dances For a Variable Population to Present 10027 in West Harlem Dances For a Variable Population to Present 10027 in West Harlem
by BWW News Desk - April 22, 2015

Using the power of dance to create community, Dances For a Variable Population (DVP), will present three performances of 10027, a celebratory and immersive project that links the residents of three distinct West Harlem communities who share a single zip code.... (more...)
Victory Dance Project to Honor Renee Robinson at Ailey Citigroup, 6/3 Victory Dance Project to Honor Renee Robinson at Ailey Citigroup, 6/3
by BWW News Desk - April 22, 2015

The Victory Dance Project will celebrate its first anniversary with an evening of dance entitled People, Power and Possibility on Wednesday, June 3, 2015 at 7 pm at The Ailey Citigroup Theater, 405 West 55th Street (at 9th Avenue).  The performance will feature five works choreographed by Company Di... (more...)
Scottish Ballet's A STREETCAR NAMED DESIRE Set for Byham Theate5, 5/19 Scottish Ballet's A STREETCAR NAMED DESIRE Set for Byham Theate5, 5/19
by BWW News Desk - April 22, 2015

Pittsburgh Dance Council, a division of the Pittsburgh Cultural Trust, announces Scottish Ballet's presentation of A Streetcar Named Desire on Tuesday, May 19, at 8:00 p.m. at the Byham Theater, 101 6th Street, downtown Pittsburgh. The evening's program features a bold interpretation of the classic ... (more...)
BWW Reviews: Ballet Stars Take Broadway in AN AMERICAN IN PARIS BWW Reviews: Ballet Stars Take Broadway in AN AMERICAN IN PARIS
by Melia Kraus-har - April 21, 2015

Known for his contemporary, abstract choreography, Wheeldon's recent projects ventured towards epic storytelling, as with Cinderella, Alice's Adventures in Wonderland, and The Winter's Tale. Besides an exuberant audience, what came to mind on Wednesday, April 15th at the Palace Theatre, were curre... (more...)
Walking Distance Dance Festival-SF Returns in June Walking Distance Dance Festival-SF Returns in June
by BWW News Desk - April 20, 2015

ODC Theater's fourth annual smorgasbord of dance, the Walking Distance Dance Festival-SF, returns for a fourth year with samplings of dance from around the Bay Area and the nation. Over two days, Friday, June 5 to Saturday, June 6, ODC will present three programs of paired artists and a free, site-a... (more...)
BJM Coming to Sony Centre, 5/23 BJM Coming to Sony Centre, 5/23
by BWW News Desk - April 17, 2015

The Sony Centre for the Performing Arts presents BJM - Les Ballets Jazz de Montreal (BJM) in a diverse and exciting program featuring three Toronto premieres.... (more...)
Vail International Dance Festival Sets 2015 Season Vail International Dance Festival Sets 2015 Season
by BWW News Desk - April 15, 2015

The Vail International Dance Festival announces its 2015 schedule to be held July 27 through August 10, marking its 27th season with world premieres, exceptional debuts, and captivating collaborations. Located in the pristine alpine community of Vail, Colorado, the Festival features many of the worl... (more...)
American Repertory Ballet to Host DANCING YOUR WAY INTO COLLEGE, 4/17 American Repertory Ballet to Host DANCING YOUR WAY INTO COLLEGE, 4/17
by BWW News Desk - April 15, 2015

On Friday, April 17, 2015 at 5:15 pm, American Repertory Ballet will host 'Dancing Your Way into College,' an On Pointe enrichment series event. This event will be held at ARB's Princeton studios, located in the Princeton Shopping Center (301 North Harrison Street, above McCaffrey's). This event is ... (more...)
BWW Interviews: Tony Waag BWW Interviews: Tony Waag
by Barnett Serchuk - April 15, 2015

A conversation with Tony Waag, Executive/Artistic Director of the American Tap Dance Foundation, in anticipation of their upcoming 'Rhythm in Motion' contemporary tap dance showcase in New York City, April 22 through April 26. 'Rhythm in Motion' presents forward thinking, groundbreaking tap dance ch... (more...)
The New York City Ballet Presents the 2015 Spring Season, Featuring LA SYLPHIDE, A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM, and More!, 4/28 The New York City Ballet Presents the 2015 Spring Season, Featuring LA SYLPHIDE, A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM, and More!, 4/28
by BWW News Desk - April 15, 2015

New York City Ballet will open its 2015 Spring Season on Tuesday, April 28 with three programs of 12 landmark Black & White ballets by George Balanchine: Monumentum pro Gesualdo, Movements for Piano and Orchestra, Concerto Barocco, Episodes, The Four Temperaments, Apollo, Agon, Duo Concertant, Symph... (more...)
Northrop Announces 2015-2016 Season Northrop Announces 2015-2016 Season
by BWW News Desk - April 11, 2015

Northrop announces its 2015//16 season, featuring nine renowned dance companies and five performances with live music. Returning favorites include Alivn Ailey American Dance Theater and Mark Morris Dance Group. Newcomers to the Twin Cities dance scene Jessica Lang and Michelle Dorrance will also tak... (more...)
Arch8 Dance Company to Bring TETRISplus to the Kennedy Center, 4/25-26 Arch8 Dance Company to Bring TETRISplus to the Kennedy Center, 4/25-26
by BWW News Desk - April 10, 2015

The Kennedy Center presents TETRISplus for five performances from April 25-26, 2015 in the Kennedy Center Family Theater.... (more...)
BWW Reviews: DANCE THEATRE OF HARLEM Comes Home to City Center BWW Reviews: DANCE THEATRE OF HARLEM Comes Home to City Center
by Sondra Forsyth - April 10, 2015

Opening night of Dance Theater of Harlem's 2015 season at City Center began with a curtain speech by Artistic Director Virginia Johnson, who was visibly more excited and confident on this third anniversary of the rebirth of the legendary company than she had been in 2014 when DTH danced at Jazz at L... (more...)
Hubbard Street Dance Announces Its 38th Season, Featuring N.N.N.N., SOLO ECHO and More Hubbard Street Dance Announces Its 38th Season, Featuring N.N.N.N., SOLO ECHO and More
by BWW News Desk - April 09, 2015

Hubbard Street Dance Chicago and Artistic Director Glenn Edgerton are excited to announce the main company's 2015-16 season performances in Chicago. Tickets to four engagements at the Harris Theater for Music and Dance in Millennium Park, 205 East Randolph Street, are available immediately as a Seas... (more...)
CCBC Dance Company to Present 2015 Spring Dance Concert, 4/23-25 CCBC Dance Company to Present 2015 Spring Dance Concert, 4/23-25
by BWW News Desk - April 01, 2015

The Community College of Baltimore County Dance Company will perform its annual spring concert at 11:15 a.m. on Thursday, April 23 and 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday, April 24 and 25 at College Community Center Theatre at CCBC Essex, 7201 Rossville Boulevard. Tickets are $8 for general admission and $... (more...)
Houston Ballet to Welcome Alberta Ballet in 2015 Houston Ballet to Welcome Alberta Ballet in 2015
by BWW News Desk - December 24, 2014

From January 30 – February 1, 2015, Houston Ballet presents Alberta Ballet as part of the Cullen Series. One of the missions of the Cullen Series is to introduce the city to exciting contemporary dance makers. Under the artistic direction of Jean Grand-Maître, Alberta Ballet will perform Love Lies B... (more...)
Hubbard Street Dance Chicago Announces Schedule for Spring 2015 Studio Series Hubbard Street Dance Chicago Announces Schedule for Spring 2015 Studio Series
by BWW News Desk - December 24, 2014

CHICAGO - Hubbard Street Dance Chicago, under the artistic direction of Glenn Edgerton and in partnership with the Harris Theater for Music and Dance in Millennium Park, is pleased to continue its new series of master classes and workshops for advanced, pre-professional and professional dancers in C... (more...)
Wendy Whelan and Gustavo Ramirez Sansano to Lead Hubbard Street's Spring 2015 Studio Series Wendy Whelan and Gustavo Ramirez Sansano to Lead Hubbard Street's Spring 2015 Studio Series
by BWW News Desk - December 23, 2014

Hubbard Street Dance Chicago, under the artistic direction of Glenn Edgerton and in partnership with the ?Harris Theater for Music and Dance in Millennium Park, is pleased to continue its new series of master classes and workshops for advanced, pre-professional and professional dancers in Chicago.... (more...)
The School at Jacob's Pillow Sets 2015 Programs, Faculty The School at Jacob's Pillow Sets 2015 Programs, Faculty
by BWW News Desk - December 22, 2014

In the summer of 2015, The School at Jacob's Pillow, a world renowned center for professional dance training will present Professional Advancement Programs in Ballet, Contemporary, Musical Theatre Dance, and an new program titled Social Dances: Jazz to Hip-Hop. These programs will take place during ... (more...)
Parsons Dance Company Performs Tonight at Eccles Center Parsons Dance Company Performs Tonight at Eccles Center
by BWW News Desk - December 20, 2014

PARK CITY, UT – “One of the hottest tickets in contemporary American dance” (The Toronto Star), Parsons Dance Company soars onto Park City's Eccles Center stage for an encore performance tonight, Dec. 20. Stunning athleticism meets joyous movement in a mixed repertory performance featuring new piece... (more...)
Bowman Dance Company and School Present TOYLAND Tonight Bowman Dance Company and School Present TOYLAND Tonight
by BWW News Desk - December 20, 2014

Students from Bowman Dance Company and School are celebrating the season with their annual Winter Concert. Toyland will be performed Today, December 20 from 6-8 p.m. at St. Peter & Paul Ukrainian Church on Hurst Street and Union Street. Tickets cost $10 in advance and $15 at the door and are availa... (more...)
Playhouse on Park to Present Evening of Tap & Jazz, 12/26-27 Playhouse on Park to Present Evening of Tap & Jazz, 12/26-27
by BWW News Desk - December 17, 2014

Tap and Jazz go together hand and hand. Now, come witness the collaboration of some of CT's incredible '20 something' musicians and dancers as they bring the two art forms together for an incredible night of tap dancing and jazz music. Don't miss out on this energizing blend of two of America's grea... (more...)
Segerstrom Center to Present American Ballet Theatre's THE SLEEPING BEAUTY, 3/3-8 Segerstrom Center to Present American Ballet Theatre's THE SLEEPING BEAUTY, 3/3-8
by BWW News Desk - December 17, 2014

American Ballet Theatre returns to Segerstrom Center premiering an all-new production of the classic ballet The Sleeping Beauty as choreographed by Artist in Residence Alexei Ratmansky. ABT's return to Orange County from March 3 - 8 marks the company's 23rd visit to the Center. Pacific Symphony will... (more...)





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