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Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater to Welcome Three New Dancers for Lincoln Center Season, 6/8-19Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater to Welcome Three New Dancers for Lincoln Center Season, 6/8-19
by BWW News Desk - May 20, 2016

Artistic Director Robert Battle welcomes new Company members Ashley Mayeux and Solomon Dumas, and returning dancer Constance Stamatiou in time for Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater's two-week 15-performance engagement at Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts' David H. Koch Theater June 8th - 19th, 2016. (more...)

Anthony Anderson & Roland S. Martin to Chair 2016 Ailey Spirit GalaAnthony Anderson & Roland S. Martin to Chair 2016 Ailey Spirit Gala
by BWW News Desk - May 12, 2016

Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater's two-week spring engagement at Lincoln Center's David H. Koch Theater kicks off on Wednesday, June 8th with The Ailey Spirit Gala, a one-night-only benefit performance and party.   (more...)

New Play THE MESSIAH COMPLEX to Explore Legacy of The Black Panthers at BRICNew Play THE MESSIAH COMPLEX to Explore Legacy of The Black Panthers at BRIC
by BWW News Desk - Apr 27, 2016

BRIC is pleased to present the world premiere of The Messiah Complex, a new play written by Nia Witherspoon and visionary director Charlotte Brathwaite with choreography by Ni'Ja Whitson and dramaturgy by Cherrie Moraga. (more...)

Tickets Now on Sale for 2016 FIRE ISLAND DANCE FESTIVALTickets Now on Sale for 2016 FIRE ISLAND DANCE FESTIVAL
by BWW News Desk - Apr 12, 2016

Fire Island Dance Festival, one of the most talked-about summer events on Fire Island, will return to dazzle, excite and captivate audiences on July 15-17, 2016. Tickets for the festival are on sale now at dradance.org or by phone at 212.840.0770, ext. 268. (more...)

Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater to Launch Two-Week Lincoln Center Engagement in JuneAlvin Ailey American Dance Theater to Launch Two-Week Lincoln Center Engagement in June
by BWW News Desk - Apr 7, 2016

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 8th - 19th, 2016. Today, Artistic Director Robert Battle announced repertory for the season, including the world premieres of Deep by acclaimed Italian choreographer Mauro Bigonzetti and Untitled America: Second Movement, the second work in a three-part suite by MacArthur 'Genius' Kyle Abraham. The season also includes new productions of Vespers, Ulysses Dove's breathtaking ballet for six women, and The Hunt, Robert Battle's thrilling work for six men, as part of over a dozen works featured on five different programs. (more...)

Photo Coverage: Alec Baldwin, Spike Lee & More Celebrate NYU Tisch School of the ArtsPhoto Coverage: Alec Baldwin, Spike Lee & More Celebrate NYU Tisch School of the Arts
by Genevieve Rafter Keddy - Apr 5, 2016

NYU Tisch School of the Arts just celebrated its 50th Anniversary Gala, 'Celebrating the Past/Creating the Future,' last night, April 4, 2016, at Jazz at Lincoln Center's Frederick P. Rose Hall. The gala event was hosted by alumni Alec Baldwin ('94) and Spike Lee ('82). BroadwayWorld brings you photos from inside the special night below! (more...)

Alec Baldwin, Spike Lee Host NYU Tisch School of the Arts' 50th Anniversary Gala TonightAlec Baldwin, Spike Lee Host NYU Tisch School of the Arts' 50th Anniversary Gala Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Apr 4, 2016

NYU Tisch School of the Arts fetes its alumni honorees at its 50th Anniversary Gala, 'Celebrating the Past/Creating the Future,' tonight, April 4, 2016, at Jazz at Lincoln Center's Frederick P. Rose Hall. The gala event will be hosted by alumni Alec Baldwin ('94) and Spike Lee ('82). (more...)

Center for Performance Research to Launch Performing Arts Technical ResidencyCenter for Performance Research to Launch Performing Arts Technical Residency
by BWW News Desk - Mar 24, 2016

Center for Performance Research (CPR), an artist-driven organization co- founded by Jonah Bokaer & Chez Bushwick and John Jasperse & Thin Man Dance, Inc. to support the development of new works in contemporary dance, announced today its first ever fully supported technical residency offering artists access to a completely customizable performance space and laboratory. CPRs 1,845 sq ft theater features a LED lighting system; making it one the most technically advanced venues of its size offering technical residencies within the five boroughs. The inaugural residency, generously supported by the National Endowment for the Arts, will support the work of artist collective The Median Movement comprised of choreographers Xan Burley and Alex Springer, sound designer Will Owen, movement artist Hsiao-Jou Tang, and lighting designer Andy Dickerson. The Median Movement will be in residence at CPR from May 1-7, 2016. (more...)

Camille A. Brown Wins the 2016 Jacob's Pillow Dance AwardCamille A. Brown Wins the 2016 Jacob's Pillow Dance Award
by BWW News Desk - Mar 22, 2016

The 2016 Jacob's Pillow Dance Award, a prestigious honor that carries a $25,000 cash prize, will be presented to contemporary choreographer, dancer, and artistic director Camille A. Brown in acknowledgement of her vision and outstanding contributions to the dance field. Regularly garnering acclaim for her 'vividness and versatility' (Alastair Macaulay, The New York Times), Brown holds a New York Dance and Performance ('Bessie') Award, two Princess Grace Awards, a Doris Duke Performing Artist Award, and her work has toured nationally and internationally. The Jacob's Pillow Dance Award was established in 2007 and, in honor of its 10th anniversary, the Pillow has broadened the scope of this honor with a commitment to the artist's growth and future work. In addition to the unrestricted cash prize, this Award also includes a committed engagement for the 2017 Festival and a Creative Development Residency at Jacob's Pillow. Previous recipients of the Jacob's Pillow Dance Award include the legendary choreographer Merce Cunningham; MacArthur Fellows Michelle Dorrance and Kyle Abraham; and John Heginbotham of Dance Heginbotham, among others. (more...)

Jacob's Pillow & MASS MoCA to Present ZVIDANCE, 4/23Jacob's Pillow & MASS MoCA to Present ZVIDANCE, 4/23
by BWW News Desk - Mar 22, 2016

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by BWW - Mar 20, 2016

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TDF Stages Launches MEET THE DANCE COMPANY Film SeriesTDF Stages Launches MEET THE DANCE COMPANY Film Series
by BWW News Desk - Mar 18, 2016

TDF Stages, Theatre Development Fund's online magazine, with features that focus on the process of making theatre from the artist's point of view, has just added to its dance coverage. Today, TDF Stages has launched a new short documentary film series, MEET THE DANCE COMPANY.  The first company bring profiled is Sidra Bell Dance New York. Upcoming films will highlight Kyle Abraham/Abraham.In.Motion, Dorrance Dance and Big Dance Theater. These short films are generally four minutes in length. (more...)

Fire Island Dance Festival to Return This July for Dancers Responding to AIDSFire Island Dance Festival to Return This July for Dancers Responding to AIDS
by BWW News Desk - Mar 10, 2016

Fire Island Dance Festival, one of the most talked-about summer events on Fire Island, will return to dazzle, excite and captivate audiences on July 15-17, 2016. (more...)

Alec Baldwin, Spike Lee to Host NYU Tisch School of the Arts' 50th Anniversary GalaAlec Baldwin, Spike Lee to Host NYU Tisch School of the Arts' 50th Anniversary Gala
by BWW News Desk - Mar 9, 2016

NYU Tisch School of the Arts today announced its alumni honorees for its 50th Anniversary Gala, Celebrating the Past/Creating the Future, to be held on Monday, April 4, 2016, at Jazz at Lincoln Center's Frederick P. Rose Hall. The gala event will be hosted by alumni Alec Baldwin ('94) and Spike Lee ('82). (more...)

International Festival of Arts & Ideas Announces 2016 Season HighlightsInternational Festival of Arts & Ideas Announces 2016 Season Highlights
by BWW News Desk - Feb 25, 2016

The International Festival of Arts & Ideas (IFAI) today announced highlights of its much-anticipated 2016 season, June 10-25, featuring the U.S. premiere of 'Our Ladies of Perpetual Succour,' a critically and audience-acclaimed production from theNational Theatre of Scotland. (more...)

Soaking WET Dance Series Returning to West End Theater, 2/4-7Soaking WET Dance Series Returning to West End Theater, 2/4-7
by BWW News Desk - Jan 27, 2016

The Soaking WET dance series, curated by David Parker and Jeff Kazin, returns to the West End Theater with two performances daily, February 4-7, showing all world premieres by choreographers Garnet Henderson and Kai Kleinbard (early shows), and the Barkin/Selissen Project (later performances).   The charming and friendly West End Theater is located on the 2nd floor of the Church at 263 West 86th Street (corner of 86th & West End). (more...)

DANCE NOW to Premiere LMnO3's B.A.N.G.S.: MADE IN AMERICA at Joe's PubDANCE NOW to Premiere LMnO3's B.A.N.G.S.: MADE IN AMERICA at Joe's Pub
by BWW News Desk - Jan 19, 2016

DANCE NOW presents the premiere of LMnO3's (Deborah Lohse, Cori Marquis, and Donnell Oakley) B.A.N.G.S.: made in america, February 12 and 13 at 7pm, at Joe's Pub at The Public, 425 Lafayette Street, between East 4th Street and Astor Place. (more...)

BWW Review: Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater brings New Work to New York City CenterBWW Review: Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater brings New Work to New York City Center
by Rose Marija - Dec 29, 2015

There was an explosion of talented dancers on stage at City Center on December 22, 2015. The energy was high. The dancers lit up the audience so that at the end of each piece, the outburst of applause and yells came from them. It was thrilling for everyone in the theater. (more...)

Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater Celebrates the Holidays, New YearAlvin Ailey American Dance Theater Celebrates the Holidays, New Year
by BWW News Desk - Dec 21, 2015

Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater's New York City Center engagement is one of the Company's 'most exciting seasons yet' (Metro), and the thrill continues as the holidays approach. The Company's inspiring Christmas Eve performance will begin at 7:30pm and features Ronald K. Brown's spellbinding Grace, Robert Battle's stunning world premiere Awakening, and Alvin Ailey's must-see masterpiece Revelations - 'the gift that somehow keeps on giving' (The New York Times). (more...)

BWW Review: Juilliard's Dance Division Delivers a Professional Performance from the Classes of 2016-2019BWW Review: Juilliard's Dance Division Delivers a Professional Performance from the Classes of 2016-2019
by Marsha Volgyi - Dec 21, 2015

The dancers of The Juilliard School--Class of 2016, 2017, 2018, and 2019 performed New Dances: Edition 2015. (more...)

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