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Young Dancemakers Company Added Performances This Sunday - Young Dancemakers Company Added Performances This Sunday -
by BWW News Desk - July 21, 2017

???????Young Dancemakers Company is a unique summer ensemble of ethnically diverse New York City teens, creating and performing their original choreography in free concerts at prominent theaters city-wide, July 26 through August 5th.  YDC will present its 22nd season of topical, bold, and witty danc... (more...)
The Joyce Theater's Director of Programming Martin Wechsler Will Step Down at the End of 2017 After 32 Years The Joyce Theater's Director of Programming Martin Wechsler Will Step Down at the End of 2017 After 32 Years
by BWW News Desk - July 20, 2017

Linda Shelton, Executive Director of The Joyce Theater Foundation, announced today that Martin Wechsler, the organization's long time Director of Programming, will step down on December 31, 2017.... (more...)
AteNine and Ballet Hispanico Come to Jacob's Pillow Dance Festival AteNine and Ballet Hispanico Come to Jacob's Pillow Dance Festival
by BWW News Desk - July 11, 2017

Jacob's Pillow Dance Festival presents AteNine in the Doris Duke Theatre, July 26-30. AteNine, formerly Ate9dANCEcOMPANY, is led by Artistic Director and choreographer Danielle Agami, named “choreography's It girl” by the LA Times. A former dancer and rehearsal director of the world-renowned Batshev... (more...)
Young Dancemakers Company to Perform Free Concerts in NYC Boroughs Young Dancemakers Company to Perform Free Concerts in NYC Boroughs
by BWW News Desk - July 11, 2017

Young Dancemakers Company is a unique summer ensemble of ethnically diverse New York City teens, creating and performing their original choreography in free concerts at prominent theaters city-wide, July 26 through August 5th. ... (more...)
Ariel Rivka Dance Celebrates 10th Anniversary at NYLA Ariel Rivka Dance Celebrates 10th Anniversary at NYLA
by BWW News Desk - July 10, 2017

Known for its “powerfully engaging” (New York Arts) choreography, Ariel Rivka Dance reflects on 10 seasons of provocative modern dance with a pair of career-spanning programs to be performed at New York Live Arts from September 6-9, 2017.... (more...)
Young Dancemakers Company Comes to the NYC Boroughs This July Young Dancemakers Company Comes to the NYC Boroughs This July
by BWW News Desk - June 20, 2017

Young Dancemakers Company is a unique summer ensemble of ethnically diverse New York City teens, creating and performing their original choreography in free concerts at prominent theaters city-wide, July 26 through August 5th.  YDC will present its 22nd season of topical, bold, and witty dances, cre... (more...)
BWW Review: L.A. DANCE PROJECT: Stellar Dancers, Yet a Lost Mission Statement BWW Review: L.A. DANCE PROJECT: Stellar Dancers, Yet a Lost Mission Statement
by Barnett Serchuk - June 20, 2017

I don't know if it was me, but attending L.A. Dance Project on June 14, 2017, was a bit dispiriting. If this was an evening meant to deliver the L.A. Dance Project message: 'we're here folks, watch out, we're going to overtake the dance world,' it didn't register. What should have been a strong cold... (more...)
Jacob's Pillow Dance Festival presents JESSICA LANG DANCE and FAYE DRISCOLL Jacob's Pillow Dance Festival presents JESSICA LANG DANCE and FAYE DRISCOLL
by BWW News Desk - June 06, 2017

“A prolific choreographer of skillfully constructed dances that respectfully mesh with music and striking visual design” (The New Yorker), Jessica Lang and her company return to Jacob's Pillow for the ensemble's first Ted Shawn Theatre engagement, July 5-9. In addition to a Pillow-commissioned world... (more...)
Kathryn Posin To Create World Premiere For Milwaukee Ballet II Kathryn Posin To Create World Premiere For Milwaukee Ballet II
by BWW News Desk - June 05, 2017

KATHRYN POSIN will create a world premiere for Milwaukee Ballet II Program during the 2017-18 season. The ballet will receive its premiere as part of the MOMENTUM Series on February 10, 2018 at the historic Pabst Theater in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.... (more...)
BWW Dance Top Stories You Might Have Missed 5/19 - THE STEP CREW and More! BWW Dance Top Stories You Might Have Missed 5/19 - THE STEP CREW and More!
by BWW News Desk - May 19, 2017

BWW Dance Top Stories You Might Have Missed 5/19 - THE STEP CREW and More!... (more...)
Soaking WET Dance Series Begins Tomorrow Soaking WET Dance Series Begins Tomorrow
by BWW News Desk - May 17, 2017

The Soaking WET dance series, curated by David Parker and Jeff Kazin, returns to intimate home base of West End Theater, May 18-21, with two different programs, two performances daily.  ... (more...)
Miro Magloire Premieres New Chamber Ballet, 6/10 & 11 Miro Magloire Premieres New Chamber Ballet, 6/10 & 11
by BWW News Desk - May 15, 2017

Choreographer Miro Magloire's New Chamber Ballet will bring its 2016-17 series to an end with performances June 10 at 8 PM and June 11 at 7 PM, and a Magloire premiere to John Cage's 'Cheap Imitation' for violin.   The Company welcomes dancer Kristine Butler, who previously danced with the Charlotte... (more...)
BWW Review: Celebrating the Legacy of INDIAN DANCE IN AMERICA BWW Review: Celebrating the Legacy of INDIAN DANCE IN AMERICA
by Caryn Cooper - May 08, 2017

April 27-30, 2017 was a special limited engagement to celebrate the history and scope of Indian dance in America at the Theater at the 14th Street Y. The production is part of the a series of dances by the collective, From the Horse's Mouth, conceived and directed by Tina Croll and Jamie Cunningham.... (more...)
Verb Ballets And Body EDT At Danceworks 2017, 5/11-13 Verb Ballets And Body EDT At Danceworks 2017, 5/11-13
by BWW News Desk - April 27, 2017

 Returning from its two week international tour to Taiwan, Verb Ballets features a shared program with Taiwanese dance company BodyEDT for DanceWorks 2017 presented by Cleveland Public Theatre. Verb Ballets' presents a dynamic evening of works by company dancers Michael Hinton and Antonio Morillo.... (more...)
The New York Public Library Presents RADICAL BODIES, 5/24 The New York Public Library Presents RADICAL BODIES, 5/24
by BWW News Desk - April 20, 2017

In August 1960, the choreographer Anna Halprin taught an experimental workshop attended by Simone Forti and Yvonne Rainer on her dance deck on the slopes of Mt. Tamalpais, north of San Francisco.... (more...)
Eryc Taylor Dance Announces 'Dancers for Good' Benefit, 6/3 Eryc Taylor Dance Announces 'Dancers for Good' Benefit, 6/3
by BWW News Desk - April 19, 2017

Eryc Taylor Dance (ETD), Eryc Taylor, Artistic Director, announced today ETD will join Paul Taylor Dance and seven other dance companies in performance at the second annual ”Dancers for Good” benefit at the Ross School in East Hampton, NY, Saturday June 3 at 7:30pm.... (more...)
Schimmel Center Presents New York Theatre Ballet's UPTOWN/DOWNTOWN/DANCE And THE ALICE-IN-WONDERLAND FOLLIES Schimmel Center Presents New York Theatre Ballet's UPTOWN/DOWNTOWN/DANCE And THE ALICE-IN-WONDERLAND FOLLIES
by BWW News Desk - April 07, 2017

Schimmel Center presents New York Theatre Ballet (NYTB) Uptown/Downtown/Dance at Schimmel Center, 3 Spruce Street, NYC, on Friday and Saturday, April 28 and 29, 2017 at 7:30pm and The Alice-in-Wonderland Follies! on Sunday, April 30, 2017 at 3pm.... (more...)
PHOTO FLASH: First Look at Centre National de Danse Contemporaine-Angers at the Joyce PHOTO FLASH: First Look at Centre National de Danse Contemporaine-Angers at the Joyce
by BWW News Desk - April 06, 2017

The Joyce Theater Foundation, Inc. (Linda Shelton, Executive Director) welcomed back Centre National de Danse Contemporaine-Angers (CNDC), two years after its sold-out Joyce debut last season, from April 4 - 9. Under the artistic direction of Robert Swinston, CNDC performed a program of three Compan... (more...)
BWW Review: STEPHEN PETRONIO COMPANY Ascends at The Joyce BWW Review: STEPHEN PETRONIO COMPANY Ascends at The Joyce
by Matt Hanson - April 03, 2017

Some people have many ideas. And then, some ideas have many people. The origin story of modernism, of the contemporary, of the moment in dance, is an idea that has possessed and inspired the greatest creative minds in history. ... (more...)
The Dance Complex Presents 25 & DANCING ON, 5/5-7 The Dance Complex Presents 25 & DANCING ON, 5/5-7
by BWW News Desk - April 02, 2017

Bringing this production to Boston with other events in its '25 & Dancing On' year, The Dance Complex strives to celebrate Greater Boston's rich dance history, and the vibrant, diverse dance community thriving both at its Cambridge headquarters and across the region.... (more...)
Liz Lerman Receives 2017 Jacob's Pillow Dance Award Liz Lerman Receives 2017 Jacob's Pillow Dance Award
by BWW News Desk - March 28, 2017

The 2017 Jacob's Pillow Dance Award, a prestigious honor that carries a $25,000 cash prize, will be presented to choreographer, performer, writer, educator, and speaker Liz Lerman in acknowledgement of her vision and outstanding contributions to the dance field.  Long ago dubbed the “Democrat of Dan... (more...)
March 2017 Issue of “Dance Ink” Reveals Relationship Between Written and Movement Languages March 2017 Issue of “Dance Ink” Reveals Relationship Between Written and Movement Languages
by BWW News Desk - March 22, 2017

As its lovers know, dance has a language of its own, written in space by the moving body. By graphically integrating the changing shapes of the dancing body with the static shapes of alphabetical letters, the newest issue of Dance Ink, scheduled for publication March 27, presents a dynamic visual re... (more...)
The Joyce Theater Presents CENTRE NATIONAL de DANSE CONTEMPORAINE-ANGERS The Joyce Theater Presents CENTRE NATIONAL de DANSE CONTEMPORAINE-ANGERS
by BWW News Desk - March 16, 2017

The Joyce Theater Foundation, Inc. (Linda Shelton, Executive Director) is pleased to welcome back Centre National de Danse Contemporaine-Angers (CNDC), two years after its sold-out Joyce debut last season, from April 4 – 9. ... (more...)
Jeanette Stoner and Dancers Present the Premiere of INTO at the Stoner Loft Jeanette Stoner and Dancers Present the Premiere of INTO at the Stoner Loft
by BWW News Desk - March 16, 2017

​​​​​​​Choreographer Jeanette Stoner, known for her very individual style of dance/theater, will present the world premiere of 'Into,' and repertory works, performed by an ensemble of veteran artists who have worked with the choreographer over the years.   Four performances, April 29-May 2 (Saturday... (more...)
DANCE INK March Issue Shares Relationship of Written and Movement Languages DANCE INK March Issue Shares Relationship of Written and Movement Languages
by BWW News Desk - March 09, 2017

As its lovers know, dance has a language of its own written in space by the moving body. By graphically integrating the changing shapes of the dancing body with the static shapes of alphabetical letters, the newest issue of Dance Ink, scheduled for publication March 27, presents a dynamic visual rel... (more...)