The American Dance Machine

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Century Theatre (New York, NY)
235 W. 46th St., Basement
New York, NY
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Originally produced by The American Dance Machine, with Lee Theodore: Founder and Executive Director, the show was a "Living Archive" of Broadway theatre dance; great theatre dances saved from oblivion. Choreographers included: Agnes De Mille, Jack Cole, Joe Layton, Michael Kidd, Ron Field, Bob Fosse, Onna White and Peter Gennaro. Featured dancers and guest artists included Harold Cromer, Liza Gennaro, Patti Mariano, Lawrence Leritz and Donald Young.

An Interview with Chicago's Luba Mason
by Maya Cantu - Oct 29, 2005

Luba Mason, who is currently playing Velma Kelly in Chicago, dishes on the show, her career and her thoughts on performing (more...)

American Dance Machine For The 21st Century To Perform Workshop of Robbins, Stroman, Fosse, and Pan Works! 11/4
by BWW News Desk - Oct 26, 2012

American Dance Machine for the 21st Century (ADM21) will present a workshop presentation of four classic musical theater and film dance numbers on Wednesday, November 14 at New York City Center, Studio 4 at 6 pm. Each piece has been coached by artists intimately involved in their original productions; numbers from CONTACT, JEROME ROBBINS' BROADWAY, LOVELY TO LOOK AT and BIG DEAL will be presented. (more...)

American Dance Machine to Present Works by Susan Stroman, Michael Bennett & More, 11/11
by BWW News Desk - Oct 22, 2013

American Dance Machine for the 21st Century (ADM21) will present a benefit evening of classic musical theater dance numbers from A Chorus Line, Contact, Jerome Robbins' Broadway, 42nd Street and Promises! Promises on Monday, November 11 at New York City Center, Studio Five at 7:00 p.m. Each piece has been coached by artists intimately involved in their original productions. The evening will be directed by Artistic Director Margo Sappington and feature live music with musical direction by Eugene Gwozdz. ADM21 is a new non-profit dance company founded by Executive Director Nikki Feirt Atkins, dedicated to creating a living and vibrant archive of classic and current notable musical theater choreography. (more...)

Northrop Dance Presents Clytemnestra by Martha Graham Dance Company 11/21
by BWW News Desk - Oct 22, 2009

Northrop Dance at the University of Minnesota brings the 50th anniversary production of Clytemnestra from the Martha Graham Dance Company. Demonstrating Graham's pioneering approach to time and space on stage, the psychodrama is deemed a masterpiece of 20th Century American modernism. (more...)

'Meet Me in St.Louis' at Papermill Opens 11/11, Cast Details
by BWW News Desk - Oct 16, 2007

Paper Mill Playhouse announces its mainstage production of Meet Me in St. Louis, run at the Millburn Theatre from November 7 - December 16 opening November 11. (more...)

Camp Broadway Announces New Dance Track
by BWW News Desk - Nov 7, 2011

Performing on Broadway is a dream for countless young artists. Camp Broadway's Dance Track, designed for students ages 13-18, provides aspiring dancers who have prior training in ballet, jazz and tap with the opportunity to hone their talents with instruction from Broadway choreographers and experienced professionals. (more...)

'A Slice O' Minnelli' Returns to the West End 12/16
by BWW News Desk - Nov 27, 2006

New York's award-winning Rick Skye will return to London in A Slice O' Minnelli at the Apollo Theatre (Shaftesbury Avenue, London W1) on Saturday December 16, 2006 at 7:30. (more...)

Northrop Dance Presents Clytemnestra by Martha Graham Dance Company 11/21
by BWW News Desk - Nov 21, 2009

Northrop Dance at the University of Minnesota brings the 50th anniversary production of Clytemnestra from the Martha Graham Dance Company. Demonstrating Graham's pioneering approach to time and space on stage, the psychodrama is deemed a masterpiece of 20th Century American modernism. (more...)

Northrop Dance Presents Clytemnestra by Martha Graham Dance Company 11/21
by BWW News Desk - Nov 21, 2009

Northrop Dance at the University of Minnesota brings the 50th anniversary production of Clytemnestra from the Martha Graham Dance Company. Demonstrating Graham's pioneering approach to time and space on stage, the psychodrama is deemed a masterpiece of 20th Century American modernism. (more...)

Luba Mason: Love's Collage
by Eugene Lovendusky - Nov 20, 2007

On November 23 - 26, Luba Mason returns to New York City to celebrate the release of her premiere album 'Collage' at the Metropolitan Room. Mason provides a soulful spin to pop ballads by classic song-writers like Neil Diamond, Van Morrison and Lou Reed. The 'Collage' collection is a labor of love for Luba, a native New Yorker, who spent her early youth devoted to training in classical voice, piano and dance... (more...)

Northrop Dance Presents Clytemnestra by Martha Graham Dance Company 11/21
by BWW News Desk - Nov 2, 2009

Northrop Dance at the University of Minnesota brings the 50th anniversary production of Clytemnestra from the Martha Graham Dance Company. Demonstrating Graham's pioneering approach to time and space on stage, the psychodrama is deemed a masterpiece of 20th Century American modernism. (more...)

Kicking Into High Gear: American Dance Machine's NEXT LOOK: THE PAST, PRESENT, AND FUTURE OF MUSICAL THEATRE DANCE
by Mary Callahan - Nov 15, 2013

On Monday, November 11th The American Dance Machine for the 21st Century performed “Next Look,” an exclusive benefit showing in preparation for the company's full-length New York City debut at the Joyce Theater next year. The benefit performance included reconstructed works from show-stopping musicals such as Contact, A Chorus Line, 42nd Street, Jerome Robbins' Broadway, and Promises Promises. (more...)

ADM21 Performs Workshop of Robbins, Stroman, Fosse and Pan Works Today, 11/14
by BWW News Desk - Nov 14, 2012

American Dance Machine for the 21st Century (ADM21) will present a workshop presentation of four classic musical theater and film dance numbers today, November 14 at New York City Center, Studio 4 at 6 pm. Each piece has been coached by artists intimately involved in their original productions; numbers from CONTACT, JEROME ROBBINS' BROADWAY, LOVELY TO LOOK AT and BIG DEAL will be presented. (more...)

Baryshnikov Arts Center Presents FUNDING FOR THE ARTS, May 12-16
by BWW News Desk - May 16, 2010

Baryshnikov Arts Center Presents the US premiere of FUNDING THE ARTS May 12-16. FUNDING THE ARTS will be presented as part of the company's 35th Anniversary season at the Howard Gilman Theatre. (more...)

Baryshnikov Arts Center Presents FUNDING FOR THE ARTS, May 12-16
by BWW News Desk - May 12, 2010

Baryshnikov Arts Center Presents the US premiere of FUNDING THE ARTS May 12-16. FUNDING THE ARTS will be presented as part of the company's 35th Anniversary season at the Howard Gilman Theatre. (more...)

Nikki Feirt Atkins Announces ADM21 Company
by BWW News Desk - May 10, 2012

Nikki Feirt Atkins, Founder and Executive Director, has announced the formation of American Dance Machine for the 21st Century (ADM21), a new not-for-profit dance company dedicated to 'creating a living and vibrant archive of classic and current notable musical theater choreography.' (more...)

THE MUSIC MAN Comes To Nevada Conservatory Theater At UNLV 5/1-5/10
by BWW News Desk - May 1, 2009

The Nevada Conservatory Theatre at UNLV is pleased to present the classic musical, 'The Music Man,' May 1-10 in the Judy Bayley Theatre. Directed by Michael Barakiva and choreographed by Brodway's Mimi Quillin, the production features Brodway veterans Patrick Ryan Sullivan as Harold Hill and Teri Bibb as Marian Paroo. (more...)

SWAN LAKE 3D Special Interview: Nina Goldman
by Pat Cerasaro - Mar 19, 2012

Today we are continuing BroadwayWorld's exclusive three-part series on SWAN LAKE 3D - an unprecedented movie theater presentation of Matthew Bourne's Tony Award-winning new 3D film adaptation of Tchaikovsky's legendary fairy tale ballet in Fathom-equipped movie theaters for one night only on March 20 - with prima ballerina and Broadway standout star Nina Goldman. (more...)

Broadway Producer Gloria Hope Sher Passes Away at 85
by BWW News Desk - Mar 12, 2013

Broadway producer, Gloria Hope Sher, died peacefully on Saturday, March 9, 2013, at The Haven in NYC. Born in Chicago in 1928, Mrs. Sher was 85 years old. (more...)

ADM21 to Make Joyce Theater Debut, 11/11-16
by BWW News Desk - Jun 4, 2014

American Dance Machine for the 21st Century (ADM21) will make its Joyce Theater debut, November 11 - 16, with eight performances of show-stopping musical theater dance numbers by legendary choreographers including Rob Ashford, Michael Bennett, Patricia Birch, Gower Champion, Jack Cole, Henry LeTang, Jerry Mitchell, Jerome Robbins, Susan Stroman and more. (more...)

AMERICAN DANCE MACHINE to Make Joyce Theater Debut - Patricia Birch, Michael Bennett, Jerome Robbins & More, 11/11
by BWW News Desk - Jun 4, 2014

American Dance Machine for the 21st Century (ADM21) will make its Joyce Theater debut,November 11 - 16, with eight performances of show-stopping musical theater dance numbers by legendary choreographers including Rob Ashford, Michael Bennett, Patricia Birch, Gower Champion, Jack Cole, Henry LeTang, Jerry Mitchell, Jerome Robbins, Susan Stroman and more. (more...)

American Dance Machine Workshop to Feature Works by Michael Bennett, Susan Stroman, and More!
by BWW News Desk - Jun 27, 2012

American Dance Machine for the 21st Century (ADM21) will present a workshop presentation of four classic musical theater and film dance numbers on Thursday, June 28 at New York City Center, Studio 4 at 6 pm. Each piece has been coached by artists intimately involved in their original productions; numbers from Contact, A Chorus Line, Lovely to Look At and Jerome Robbins' Broadway will be presented. The evening will be directed by Artistic Director Margo Sappington and feature live music with musical direction by Tedd Firth. ADM21 is a new not-for-profit dance company founded by Executive Director Nikki Feirt Atkins, dedicated to creating a living and vibrant archive of classic and current notable musical theater choreography. (more...)

A.R.T. Welcomes Back Aurelia Thierree in Aurelia's Oratorio 7/22-8/2
by BWW News Desk - Jun 23, 2009

The American Repertory Theater (A.R.T.) is pleased to welcome the return, by popular demand, of the brilliant artist Aurélia Thierrée in Aurélia's Oratorio, written and directed by Victoria Thierrée Chaplin. (more...)

American Dance Machine Workshop to Feature Works by Michael Bennett, Susan Stroman, and More!
by BWW News Desk - Jun 20, 2012

American Dance Machine for the 21st Century (ADM21) will present a workshop presentation of four classic musical theater and film dance numbers on Thursday, June 28 at New York City Center, Studio 4 at 6 pm. Each piece has been coached by artists intimately involved in their original productions; numbers from Contact, A Chorus Line, Lovely to Look At and Jerome Robbins' Broadway will be presented. The evening will be directed by Artistic Director Margo Sappington and feature live music with musical direction by Tedd Firth. ADM21 is a new not-for-profit dance company founded by Executive Director Nikki Feirt Atkins, dedicated to creating a living and vibrant archive of classic and current notable musical theater choreography. (more...)

Lynn Craig, Christopher de Angelis & More to Star in PIRATES OF FINANCE at NYMF; Full Cast Announced!
by BWW News Desk - Jun 19, 2013

The 2013 New York Musical Theatre Festival (NYMF) and Pirates Musical LLC present The Pirates of Finance a world premiere musical comedy written by Charles Veley with music by Sir Arthur Sullivan. Gary Slavin directs a cast of twelve including Lynn Craig*, Christopher de Angelis*, Preston Ellis*, Amber Nicole Guest*, Alex Krasser*, Janice Landry*, Heather Lundstedt, Carter Lynch*, David Macaluso*, Sydney Ransom, Deborah Jean Templin*, and Jacob Thompson*. (more...)

BroadwayWorld.com's On This Day - June 14, 2010
by BWW News Desk - Jun 14, 2010

Here are the Broadway, Off-Broadway and West End shows which opened on June 14 along with all of the upcoming show openings, closings and special events! (more...)

A.R.T. Welcomes Back Aurelia Thierree in Aurelia's Oratorio 7/22-8/2
by BWW News Desk - Jul 9, 2009

The American Repertory Theater (A.R.T.) is pleased to welcome the return, by popular demand, of the brilliant artist Aurélia Thierrée in Aurélia's Oratorio, written and directed by Victoria Thierrée Chaplin. (more...)

Photo Flash: HIGH SCHOOL MUSICAL Comes To West Virginia Public Theatre 7/8-12 And 7/15-19
by BWW News Desk - Jul 7, 2009

Executive Producer Ron Iannone is excited to announce the West Virginia Public Theatre debut of the global musical phenomenon Disney?s High School Musical live on the stage of the Lyell B. Clay Concert Theatre in the WVU Creative Arts Center from July 8th through July 12th and July 15th through July 19th. This hit movie-turned-musical is a modern Romeo and Juliet story about two high school juniors from rival cliques: Troy Bolton, captain of the basketball team, and Gabriella Montez, a beautiful and shy transfer student who excels in math and science. Together, they try out for the lead parts in their high school musical, and as a result, divide the school. Despite other students' attempts to thwart their dreams, Troy and Gabriella resist peer pressure and rivalry, inspiring others along the way not to 'stick with the status quo.' (more...)

La Jolla Playhouse Presents AURELIA'S ORATORIO 2/3/2010-2/28/2010
by BWW News Desk - Jul 31, 2009

La Jolla Playhouse announces a special engagement of Aurélia's Oratorio, a fascinating, family-friendly work starring Aurélia Thierrée, conceived and directed by Victoria Thierrée Chaplin, running February 3 - 28, 2010 in the Mandell Weiss Theatre. (more...)

A.R.T. Presents Aurelia Thierree In Aurelia's Oratorio At Loeb Drama Center 7/22
by BWW News Desk - Jul 22, 2009

The American Repertory Theater (A.R.T.) is pleased to welcome the return, by popular demand, of the brilliant artist Aurélia Thierrée in Aurélia's Oratorio, written and directed by Victoria Thierrée Chaplin, presented at the Loeb Drama Center, 64 Brattle Street, Harvard Square, Cambridge. The limited run begins Wednesday, July 22, through Sunday, August 2. (more...)

A.R.T. Welcomes Back Aurelia Thierree in Aurelia's Oratorio 7/22-8/2
by BWW News Desk - Jul 22, 2009

The American Repertory Theater (A.R.T.) is pleased to welcome the return, by popular demand, of the brilliant artist Aurélia Thierrée in Aurélia's Oratorio, written and directed by Victoria Thierrée Chaplin. (more...)

A.R.T. Welcomes Back Aurelia Thierree in Aurelia's Oratorio 7/22-8/2
by BWW News Desk - Jul 22, 2009

The American Repertory Theater (A.R.T.) is pleased to welcome the return, by popular demand, of the brilliant artist Aurélia Thierrée in Aurélia's Oratorio, written and directed by Victoria Thierrée Chaplin. (more...)

Skye Returns to Theatre Museum for Minnelli Show in Sept.
by BWW News Desk - Jul 10, 2006

Following his sell-out success in the Transatlantic Talent series earlier this year, New York's multi-award-winning Liza Minnelli impersonator Rick Skye will return to the Theatre Museum, the home of his London debut for one week only in A Slice O' Minnelli from Monday, September 4 to Sunday, September 10 (more...)

Les Ballets Trockadero de Monte Carlo Returns to the UK in 2011
by BWW News Desk - Jan 8, 2011

The legendary Les Ballets Trockadero de Monte Carlo returns to the UK in 2011 with a new programme of Go for Barocco, Raymonda's Wedding, a pas de deux (to be announced) and the company's signature piece, Swan Lake Act II. (more...)

Front Row Centre Theatre News: THE BOY FRIEND
by Mark Andrew Lawrence - Jan 10, 2006

David and Ed Mirviish are pleased to announce Sandy Wilson's THE BOY FRIEND, directed by Oscar and Emmy Award-winner Julie Andrews, will play a strictly limited engagement at Toronto's Royal Alexandra Theatre, January 10 - February 18, 2006. (more...)

La Jolla Playhouse Presents AURELIA'S ORATORIO 2/3/2010-2/28/2010
by BWW News Desk - Feb 3, 2010

La Jolla Playhouse announces a special engagement of Aurélia's Oratorio, a fascinating, family-friendly work starring Aurélia Thierrée, conceived and directed by Victoria Thierrée Chaplin, running February 3 - 28, 2010 in the Mandell Weiss Theatre. (more...)

La Jolla Playhouse Presents AURELIA'S ORATORIO 2/3/2010-2/28/2010
by BWW News Desk - Feb 28, 2010

La Jolla Playhouse's engagement of Aurélia's Oratorio, a fascinating, family-friendly work starring Aurélia Thierrée, conceived and directed by Victoria Thierrée Chaplin, will close on February 28, 2010 in the Mandell Weiss Theatre. (more...)

BWW Interviews: Fosse Veterans, Culbreath and Pettiford Pass on Legendary Choreography to Next Generation of Dancers
by Mary Callahan - Feb 22, 2013

Broadway World [BWW] sat down with Broadway veterans, Lloyd Culbreath and Valarie Pettiford, to discuss their efforts to preserve Bob Fosse's legendary choreography for the next generation of dancers. The pair held an exclusive Fosse Workshop in early February and invited fifty professional dancers to learn the signature style and articulation of Fosse choreography. (more...)

Camp Broadway Announces New Dance Track
by BWW News Desk - Feb 19, 2012

Performing on Broadway is a dream for countless young artists. Camp Broadway's Dance Track, designed for students ages 13-18, provides aspiring dancers who have prior training in ballet, jazz and tap with the opportunity to hone their talents with instruction from Broadway choreographers and experienced professionals. (more...)

Artist Series Presents BROADWAY ROX at Moran Theater Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Feb 1, 2014

BROADWAY ROX, the new live concert experience that celebrates your favorite hits from over 20 of the most iconic Broadway musicals, plays at Jacksonville's Times-Union Center's Moran Theater for one performance only tonight, February 1, 2014 at 8PM. (more...)

Artist Series to Present BROADWAY ROX at Moran Theater, 2/1
by BWW News Desk - Dec 17, 2013

BROADWAY ROX, the new live concert experience that celebrates your favorite hits from over 20 of the most iconic Broadway musicals, plays at Jacksonville's Times-Union Center's Moran Theater for one performance only on Saturday, February 1, 2014 at 8PM. (more...)

Les Ballets Trockadero de Monte Carlo Returns to the UK in 2011
by BWW News Desk - Dec 13, 2010

The legendary Les Ballets Trockadero de Monte Carlo returns to the UK in 2011 with a new programme of Go for Barocco, Raymonda's Wedding, a pas de deux (to be announced) and the company's signature piece, Swan Lake Act II. (more...)

Les Ballets Trockadero de Monte Carlo Returns to the UK in 2011
by BWW News Desk - Dec 10, 2010

The legendary Les Ballets Trockadero de Monte Carlo returns to the UK in 2011 with a new programme of Go for Barocco, Raymonda's Wedding, a pas de deux (to be announced) and the company's signature piece, Swan Lake Act II. (more...)

BICK GOSS, Dancer, Director, Choreographer and New York's MUSICAL MONDAYS THEATRE LAB Founder and Artistic Director, Dies at 75
by Stephen Hanks - Aug 6, 2013

Richard 'Bick' Goss, a noted New York City-based theater director and choreographer, former Bob Fosse dancer, and the Founder and Co-Artistic Director (with Frank Evans) of the non-profit musical theater development organization, Musical Mondays Theatre Lab, died this past Saturday, August 3, from complications related to Parkinson's Disease, which Mr. Goss had battled for more than five years. He was 75 years old. (more...)

BWW Interviews: CAPEMAN's Luba Mason
by Nick Orlando - Aug 3, 2010

Broadway actress and jazz vocalist Luba Mason will be taking on the role of Mrs. Young from the 1998 Broadway production of The Capeman. This concert version, directed by Tony Award nominee Diane Paulus, will play the Delacorte Theater for three shows only. Mason has appeared on Broadway as Velma Kelly in Chicago (with Brooke Shields), Hedy LaRue in How To Succeed In Business Without Really Trying (opposite Matthew Broderick), and Lucy in Jekyll & Hyde. (more...)

THE MUSIC MAN Comes To Nevada Conservatory Theater At UNLV 5/1-5/10
by BWW News Desk - Apr 21, 2009

The Nevada Conservatory Theatre at UNLV is pleased to present the classic musical, 'The Music Man,' May 1-10 in the Judy Bayley Theatre. Directed by Michael Barakiva and choreographed by Brodway's Mimi Quillin, the production features Brodway veterans Patrick Ryan Sullivan as Harold Hill and Teri Bibb as Marian Paroo. (more...)

A.R.T. Presents Aurelia Thierree In Aurelia's Oratorio At Loeb Drama Center 7/22
by BWW News Desk - Apr 20, 2009

The American Repertory Theater (A.R.T.) is pleased to welcome the return, by popular demand, of the brilliant artist Aurélia Thierrée in Aurélia's Oratorio, written and directed by Victoria Thierrée Chaplin, presented at the Loeb Drama Center, 64 Brattle Street, Harvard Square, Cambridge. The limited run begins Wednesday, July 22, through Sunday, August 2. (more...)

Baryshnikov Arts Center Presents FUNDING FOR THE ARTS, May 12-16
by BWW News Desk - Apr 14, 2010

Baryshnikov Arts Center Presents the US premiere of FUNDING THE ARTS May 12-16. FUNDING THE ARTS will be presented as part of the company's 35th Anniversary season at the Howard Gilman Theatre. (more...)

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