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Alvin Ailey Dancers to Take the Stage at NJPAC This Spring Alvin Ailey Dancers to Take the Stage at NJPAC This Spring
by BWW News Desk - January 13, 2017

New Jersey Performance Arts Center (NJPAC) is honored to present the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater annual Mother's Day weekend performances starting on May 12- 14, 2017.... (more...)
The Joyce Theater Presents CCN - BALLET DE LORRAINE in Joyce Debut The Joyce Theater Presents CCN - BALLET DE LORRAINE in Joyce Debut
by BWW News Desk - January 13, 2017

The Joyce Theater Foundation, Inc. (Linda Shelton, Executive Director) is thrilled to welcome Centre Chorégraphique National - Ballet de Lorraine, one of France's leading contemporary dance companies, in its Joyce debut from February 7 – 12, featuring the New York premiere of the company's latest wo... (more...)
Les Ballets Trockadero de Monte Carlo Coming to the Winter Garden Les Ballets Trockadero de Monte Carlo Coming to the Winter Garden
by BWW News Desk - January 11, 2017

The boys are back in town! Five years to the exact day of their last appearance in Toronto, the internationally acclaimed all-male comic ballet company, LES BALLETS TROCKADERO DE MONTE CARLO will return to Toronto with their breathtaking blend of technical prowess, athletic artistry and perfect paro... (more...)
Two-Part Special Celebrating New York City Ballet in Paris Coming to THIRTEEN's Great Performances Two-Part Special Celebrating New York City Ballet in Paris Coming to THIRTEEN's Great Performances
by TV News Desk - January 11, 2017

During the summer of 2016, New York City Ballet made a triumphant return to Paris for a three-week season at the historic Thtre du Chtelet.... (more...)
STAGE TUBE: Amy Jordan to Perform for First Time Since Life-Threatening Accident STAGE TUBE: Amy Jordan to Perform for First Time Since Life-Threatening Accident
by Stage Tube - January 10, 2017

Amy Jordan's training and career spans three decades of study and performances in New York, Los Angeles and Miami. She has studied classical ballet, jazz, modern dance and hip-hop with acclaimed choreographers Michael Peters, Michael Rooney, Joe Lanteri and many others.... (more...)
Jacob's Pillow and MASS MoCA to Present Richard Move's XXYY Jacob's Pillow and MASS MoCA to Present Richard Move's XXYY
by BWW News Desk - January 03, 2017

Cultural partners Jacob's Pillow Dance and the Massachusetts Museum of Contemporary Art (MASS MoCA) present a one-night-only work-in-progress showing of performing artist, choreographer, and TEDGlobal Oxford Fellow Richard Move's XXYY on January 20 at 8pm in MASS MoCA's Hunter Center.... (more...)
An Edgier Image for Elisa Monte Dance in 2017 An Edgier Image for Elisa Monte Dance in 2017
by BWW News Desk - January 03, 2017

Elisa Monte Dance, an emotionally charged and highly acclaimed dance company that champions individuality, continues in it's 36th Season under new directorship. Upon the retirement of 35-year founder and director, Elisa Monte, Tiffany Rea-Fisher has spent the first half of the season creating new wo... (more...)
Verb Ballets' Choreography Intensive with Nationally Recognized Artists Verb Ballets' Choreography Intensive with Nationally Recognized Artists
by BWW News Desk - January 02, 2017

For the dance art-form to sustain and renew itself, talented dancers need encouragement and training to step into the role of choreographer, yet there are few structured means to pursue that path.... (more...)
The Dance Complex to Present 2nd Annual CATALYSTS This January The Dance Complex to Present 2nd Annual CATALYSTS This January
by BWW News Desk - December 29, 2016

For a second year, 2016-17 CATALYSTS! artists-in-residence will perform at The Dance Complex for three weekends in January.... (more...)
Chen Dance Center Company & School on Tour and at Home in Chinatown Chen Dance Center Company & School on Tour and at Home in Chinatown
by BWW News Desk - December 23, 2016

The Chen Dance Center, located in the heart of New York City's Chinatown, continues its mission of offering arts education, artistic creation, and presentations to educate and engage people in Asian American culture, history and social issues.... (more...)
THE TROCKS All-Male Dance Group Presents Original Work on Tour THE TROCKS All-Male Dance Group Presents Original Work on Tour
by BWW News Desk - December 21, 2016

Les Ballets Trockadero de Monte Carlo is a Company of professional male dancers performing the full range of the ballet and modern dance repertoire, including classical and original works in faithful renditions of the manners and conceits of those dance styles.... (more...)
Deeply Rooted Dance Theater to Debut at North Shore Center Deeply Rooted Dance Theater to Debut at North Shore Center
by BWW News Desk - December 20, 2016

Deeply Rooted Dance Theater (DRDT) continues its 20th anniversary season with its debut at the North Shore Center for the Performing Arts in Skokie, presenting 'Deeply Rooted Dance Theater: Aspects of Love,' a one-night-only performance February 4, 2017 celebrating Valentine's Day.... (more...)
The Joyce Theater Presents Second Annual AMERICAN DANCE PLATFORM The Joyce Theater Presents Second Annual AMERICAN DANCE PLATFORM
by BWW News Desk - December 16, 2016

The Joyce Theater Foundation, Inc. (Linda Shelton, Executive Director) is pleased to present the second annual American Dance Platform, a showcase of eight companies over one week, made possible by a grant from The Harkness Foundation for Dance and dedicated to the memory of Theodore S. Bartwink, fr... (more...)
International Guest Artists Participate in The Dance Complex's 2016 Winter Wonder Dance Festival International Guest Artists Participate in The Dance Complex's 2016 Winter Wonder Dance Festival
by BWW News Desk - December 13, 2016

2016 Winter Wonder Dance Festival (December 27 - 30) will offer a chance to dance with amazing visiting guest artists teaching classes, leading repertory/performance groups and performing for 4 FULL days of dance.... (more...)
Four Choreographers to Compete for Commission in Repertory Dance Theatre's REGALIA 2017 Four Choreographers to Compete for Commission in Repertory Dance Theatre's REGALIA 2017
by BWW News Desk - December 08, 2016

Repertory Dance Theatre is proud to officially announce the four choreographers that will compete at REGALIA on February 11, 2017 for an RDT commission in the 2017-2018 season. ... (more...)
Hubbard Street Dance Chicago to Launch New Artist Training Programs Hubbard Street Dance Chicago to Launch New Artist Training Programs
by BWW News Desk - December 07, 2016

Hubbard Street Dance Chicago, under the leadership of Artistic Director Glenn Edgerton and Executive Director Jason D. Palmquist, has initiated a new program to address the organization's approach to training for dance artists. A new Professional Training Program (PTP) will be launched throughout 20... (more...)
Principal Dancers from New York City Ballet, American Ballet Theatre to Host Master Classes at bergenPAC Principal Dancers from New York City Ballet, American Ballet Theatre to Host Master Classes at bergenPAC
by BWW News Desk - December 07, 2016

 The Performing Arts School at bergenPAC announces the 2017 Master Class series in residence with Principal Ballet Dancers. The classes will be held at The Performing Arts School at bergenPAC-1 Depot Square, Englewood, NJ 07631. ... (more...)
Winifred Haun & Dancers Presents TRASHED, 3/18-19 Winifred Haun & Dancers Presents TRASHED, 3/18-19
by BWW News Desk - December 06, 2016

Winifred Haun & Dancers will present the premiere of an all new international artistic collaboration, “Trashed,” on March 18 & 19 at Aloft Circus Arts.  Trashed is choreographed by Winifred Haun and renowned Australian Circus Art, Emma Serjeant, who will also perform in the work.... (more...)
Chen Dance Center's NEWSTEPS Chen Dance Center's NEWSTEPS
by BWW News Desk - November 29, 2016

Chen Dance Center presents newsteps, its semi-annual emerging choreographer's series.  Since 1994, its theater has supported and presented artists developing innovative and risk-taking works through space and production grants.  The series has received acclaim in The New York Times, Dance Magazine, ... (more...)
New York Theatre Ballet Performs in the Carnegie Hall Family Holiday Concert, 12/18 New York Theatre Ballet Performs in the Carnegie Hall Family Holiday Concert, 12/18
by BWW News Desk - November 23, 2016

New York Theatre Ballet will perform in the Carnegie Hall Family Holiday Concert: The New York Pops 'Twas the Night before Christmas on December 18, 2016 at 3pm at Carnegie Hall's Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage located at 881 7th Ave, NYC, 10019. Tickets range from $10-$25, and are available onli... (more...)
Chicago Dancemakers Forum Invites Proposals for 2017 Lab Artist Awards Chicago Dancemakers Forum Invites Proposals for 2017 Lab Artist Awards
by BWW News Desk - November 22, 2016

Chicago Dancemakers Forum (CDF), under the leadership of Executive Director Ginger Farley, has announced its open call for applications for Lab Artist Awards in 2017, marking the program's 14th year. ... (more...)
Alvin Ailey's NY Holiday Season Opens 11/30 Alvin Ailey's NY Holiday Season Opens 11/30
by BWW News Desk - November 21, 2016

Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater kicks off a five-week holiday season on November 30th with a star-studded gala benefit, including a performance at New York City Center and party at the New York Hilton Midtown Grand Ballroom. Songwriter, recording artist, and activist Solange Knowles is the evenin... (more...)
FJK Dance Returns to New York, 11/17 FJK Dance Returns to New York, 11/17
by BWW News Desk - November 07, 2016

FADI KHOURY'S FJK DANCE returns to New York on Thursday, November 17 for their Season 2017 preview performance, MUNDO, 7:30pm at Peter Norton Symphony Space Theatre. FJK's ten company dancers accompanied by live music will present three new choreographic works, highlighting the broadening developmen... (more...)
Works & Process at The Guggenheim Presents 'Juilliard Dance: New Dances', 11/20 Works & Process at The Guggenheim Presents 'Juilliard Dance: New Dances', 11/20
by BWW News Desk - November 03, 2016

On Sunday, November 20, 2016 at 7:30pm, Works & Process at The Guggenheim presents excerpts of new works by four innovative choreographers performed by Juilliard Dance students prior to premiere-John Heginbotham (1st year); Katarzyna Skarpetowska (2nd year); Pam Tanowitz (3rd year); and Matthew Neen... (more...)
Spectrum Dance Announces 2017 Season Spectrum Dance Announces 2017 Season
by BWW News Desk - November 02, 2016

With the core of its mission at heart, perhaps more than ever before, Spectrum Dance Theater announces its 2017 Season of contemporary dance entitledAMERICAN - Identity, Race, or Culture?. Conceived and choreographed by the award-winning artistic director Donald Byrd and performed by the Spectrum Co... (more...)