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Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater Announces Schedule for 2015 Season, Including Programs at Lincoln Center, Paris & South Africa Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater Announces Schedule for 2015 Season, Including Programs at Lincoln Center, Paris & South Africa
by BWW News Desk - March 24, 2015

New York – Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater, beloved as one of the world's most popular dance companies, will return to Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts for a two-week 15-performance engagement at the David H. Koch Theater June 10 – 21, 2015. Today, Artistic Director Robert Battle announced... (more...)
Segerstrom Center to Welcome Eifman Ballet in UP AND DOWN West Coast Premiere, 6/5-7 Segerstrom Center to Welcome Eifman Ballet in UP AND DOWN West Coast Premiere, 6/5-7
by BWW News Desk - March 23, 2015

Segerstrom Center for the Arts presents the West Coast Premiere of Up and Down, the newest work by the renowned Eifman Ballet of St. Petersburg. Performances are June 5 - 7, 2015 in Segerstrom Hall.... (more...)
BWW Reviews: Ailey II is Charged with Energy and Panache BWW Reviews: Ailey II is Charged with Energy and Panache
by Rose Marija - March 23, 2015

On March 18, 2015, I had the opportunity to see the dress rehearsal of Ailey II's program A at the Joyce Theater. This young company, under Troy Powell, Artistic Director, since July 1, 2012, only the 2nd director since this group was formed in 1974, was energized and fully loaded.... (more...)
PHILADANCO to Kick Off 45th Anniversary Celebration at Perelman Theater, 4/17-19 PHILADANCO to Kick Off 45th Anniversary Celebration at Perelman Theater, 4/17-19
by BWW News Desk - March 19, 2015

Groundbreaking, internationally acclaimed modern dance company PHILADANCO will return to their Philadelphia home at the Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts to mark their 45th Anniversary celebration in Perelman Theater on April 17-19 (times vary).... (more...)
New York City Ballet Announces 2015-16 Season - Justin Peck World Premieres, George Balanchine, Jerome Robbins & More! New York City Ballet Announces 2015-16 Season - Justin Peck World Premieres, George Balanchine, Jerome Robbins & More!
by BWW News Desk - March 18, 2015

New York City Ballet will open its 2015-16 Season at Lincoln Center on Tuesday, September 22 with eight performances of Peter Martins' production of Tschaikovsky's Swan Lake, through Tuesday, September 29, to launch the Company's 2015 Fall Season, which will continue for four weeks through Sunday, O... (more...)
CHICAGO DANCE HISTORY PROJECT to Launch 4/27 with Free 'TAP OVER TIME' Event CHICAGO DANCE HISTORY PROJECT to Launch 4/27 with Free 'TAP OVER TIME' Event
by BWW News Desk - March 17, 2015

A consortium of local dance advocates, launching an inquiry into the history of theatrical dance in Chicago, will feature tap dance in its first public event. Tap artists Reggio 'The Hoofer' McLaughlin, Mark Yonally, and Starinah 'Star' Dixon will engage in dialogue with Chicago Dance History Projec... (more...)
'tWitch' and Travis Wall to Serve as Mentors to Street and Stage Dancers on SO YOU THINK YOU CAN DANCE 'tWitch' and Travis Wall to Serve as Mentors to Street and Stage Dancers on SO YOU THINK YOU CAN DANCE
by TV News Desk - March 16, 2015

Season 12 of SO YOU THINK YOU CAN DANCE will bring back two powerhouse alumni - Stephen 'tWitch' Boss and Travis Wall - as mentors to the Top 20 finalists.... (more...)
MASS MoCA and Jacob's Pillow to Welcome KEIGWIN + COMPANY, 4/11-12 MASS MoCA and Jacob's Pillow to Welcome KEIGWIN + COMPANY, 4/11-12
by BWW News Desk - March 13, 2015

Cultural partners Jacob's Pillow Dance and MASS MoCA present KEIGWIN + COMPANY, April 11 at 8pm and April 12 at 3pm at the Hunter Center.... (more...)
2015 Vail International Dance Festival Season Set 2015 Vail International Dance Festival Season Set
by BWW News Desk - March 06, 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.... (more...)
BWW Reviews:  MALPASO DANCE COMPANY Makes Triumphant Return to the Joyce BWW Reviews: MALPASO DANCE COMPANY Makes Triumphant Return to the Joyce
by Marina Kennedy - March 05, 2015

See Malpaso Dance Company at the Joyce Theater now through March 8th. Their New York City premiere program will delight the audience.... (more...)
Union Tanguera to Perform at Byham Theater, 3/28 Union Tanguera to Perform at Byham Theater, 3/28
by BWW News Desk - March 05, 2015

Pittsburgh Dance Council, a division of the Pittsburgh Cultural Trust, presents French Argentinean contemporary tango ensemble Unión Tanguera, on Saturday, March 28, 2015, at 8:00 p.m., at the Byham Theater, 101 6th Street, downtown Pittsburgh's Cultural District.... (more...)
Dance All Day for $10 at RDT's Dance Center on Broadway, 3/28 Dance All Day for $10 at RDT's Dance Center on Broadway, 3/28
by BWW News Desk - March 04, 2015

Dance all day for just $10 at RDT's Dance Center on Broadway on March 28, 2015.... (more...)
The Washington Ballet Announces Upcoming NEWMOVEMENT Performances The Washington Ballet Announces Upcoming NEWMOVEMENT Performances
by BWW News Desk - March 04, 2015

The Washington Ballet (TWB) is proud to announce the next performances in its recently launched series, theNEWmovement: rising stars of The Washington Ballet Studio Company. The shows feature TWB's Studio Company, an aspirant dancer group poised to become the dance stars of the future. Also featured... (more...)
American Repertory Ballet to Present 'FIREBIRD' at Raritan Valley Community College, 3/14 American Repertory Ballet to Present 'FIREBIRD' at Raritan Valley Community College, 3/14
by BWW News Desk - March 03, 2015

American Repertory Ballet will present Firebird: Diaghilev Revisited at The Theatre at Raritan Valley Community College in Branchburg on Saturday, March 14, at 8:00pm.... (more...)
Centenary Stage Company to 2015 Dance Fest, Begin. 3/26 Centenary Stage Company to 2015 Dance Fest, Begin. 3/26
by BWW News Desk - March 03, 2015

Centenary Stage Company celebrates the art of dance in the Sitnik Theatre with a weekend full of unique performances by accomplished professional dance companies and individuals! This year's annual Dance Fest will feature the talents of Moe – tion Dance Theatre, Nai – Ni Chen and Claire Porter. Th... (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...)
Auditions Announced for Season 12 of SO YOU THINK YOU CAN DANCE Auditions Announced for Season 12 of SO YOU THINK YOU CAN DANCE
by TV News Desk - December 17, 2014

SO YOU THINK YOU CAN DANCE's newest season features an intensified competition between dancers from stage and street, and is about to head out on the audition trail to five cities, including New York, Dallas, Detroit, Memphis and Los Angeles.... (more...)
Andrea Ariel Dance Theatre to Present THE BOWIE PROJECT 2 Andrea Ariel Dance Theatre to Present THE BOWIE PROJECT 2
by BWW News Desk - December 15, 2014

Following the critically acclaimed run of The Bowie Project last winter, Andrea Ariel Dance Theatre, together with Super Creeps–the Austin-based David Bowie tribute band–and the New York City-based Soundpainting group Strike Anywhere Performance Ensemble, will blend their talent and passion once aga... (more...)





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