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Dance Interviews

The latest interviews about live + streaming theatre in Dance.

Sara Mearns Talks Premiere of GALLOP APACE Dance Film With Seattle Dance Collective, Interview Sara Mearns Talks Premiere of GALLOP APACE Dance Film With Seattle Dance Collective, Plus More!
by Chloe Rabinowitz - April 13, 2021

Sara Mearns recently partnered with Seattle Dance Collective on the new dance film Gallop Apace. Starring Mearns, the film interprets Shakespeare's 'Gallop Apace' monologue from Romeo and Juliet through movement, navigating Juliet's emotional transformation from young girl to woman....
Creating in the Time of Covid-19 - Vongai Shava Interview Creating in the Time of Covid-19 - Vongai Shava
by Olga El - March 30, 2021, Dance

Though we’re moving through the year with ever more hope, the realities of Covid-19 are still not totally behind us. As the live performing arts world is slowly revived from a forced hibernation, artists who continue to adapt and create continue to need our support....
Lorin Latarro Talks Creating the Choreography for MRS. DOUBTFIRE, WAITRESS, THE VISIT Interview Lorin Latarro Talks Creating the Choreography for MRS. DOUBTFIRE, WAITRESS, THE VISITOR & More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - March 27, 2021, Dance

Lorin Latarro is one of the most sought after, in-demand choreographers on Broadway today. A Drama Desk, Lortel, and Chita Rivera nominee, Latarro's credits list as a choreographer is eye-popping and ever-growing. Her upcoming projects include Mrs. Doubtfire on Broadway, The Visitor at the Public Th...
Kelly Hargraves Deftly DRIVEs IN Her DANCE CAMERA WEST Interview Kelly Hargraves Deftly DRIVEs IN Her DANCE CAMERA WEST
by Gil Kaan - January 25, 2021, Dance

The Broad Stage presents DANCE CAMERA WEST DRIVE-IN, BEST OF THE FESTIVAL, a unique drive-in experience showcasing the very best dance films from around the world on the big screen, with two different programs on Saturday, January 30 and Sunday, January 31, 2021 outdoors at the Santa Monica College ...
Dance in the Time of Covid-19: Funmilayo Chesney Interview Dance in the Time of Covid-19: Funmilayo Chesney
by Olga El - December 21, 2020, Dance

Whether it’s the music that helps us get through the day, that movie that makes us smile a little more, or a virtual dance workshop that banishes the ennui even temporarily, art has proven to be critical in times of hardship. Perhaps the hard times are when art is needed the most. Meet Funmilayo Che...
Behind the Curtain: New Ohio Theatre Artistic Director Robert Lyons Talks Ice Factory Interview Behind the Curtain: New Ohio Theatre Artistic Director Robert Lyons Talks Ice Factory Festival and More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - August 01, 2020, Dance

Today, our Behind the Curtain interview is with New Ohio Theatre Artistic Director Robert Lyons....
Behind the Curtain: Meet Director/Choreographer Devon Sinclair Interview Behind the Curtain: Meet Director/Choreographer Devon Sinclair
by Chloe Rabinowitz - July 25, 2020, Dance

Today, our Behind the Curtain interview is with Devon Sinclair, director, choreographer and actor in the Philadelphia area, and teaching artist for the Walnut Street Theatre....
Behind the Curtain: Arvind Ethan David and Brian Moreland Explain #WHILEWEBREATHE Interview Behind the Curtain: Arvind Ethan David and Brian Moreland Explain #WHILEWEBREATHE
by Chloe Rabinowitz - July 22, 2020, Dance

Today, our Behind the Curtain interview is with Arvind Ethan David and Brian Moreland, the producers of #WhileWeBreathe: A Night of Creative Protest...
Behind the Curtain: Interview With Lucie Tiberghien - Founding Artistic Director of M Interview Behind the Curtain: Interview With Lucie Tiberghien - Founding Artistic Director of Molière in the Park
by Chloe Rabinowitz - July 09, 2020, Dance

Today, our Behind the Curtain interview is with Lucie Tiberghien, Founding Artistic Director of Molière in the Park....
Behind the Curtain: Interview With Tess Weaver - Wardrobe Supervisor for the MY FAIR Interview Behind the Curtain: Interview With Tess Weaver - Wardrobe Supervisor for the MY FAIR LADY National Tour
by Chloe Rabinowitz - July 08, 2020, Dance

Today, our Behind the Curtain interview is with Tess Weaver, the Wardrobe Supervisor for the My Fair Lady national tour....
Sander Blommaert On His 100th Instagram Ballet Class Interview Sander Blommaert On His 100th Instagram Ballet Class
by Vikki Jane Vile - July 07, 2020, Dance

Sander Blommaert, a multi-award-winning ballet teacher from Elmhurst Ballet School, and former Royal Ballet First Artist, has completed a run of 100 free online ballet classes throughout lockdown....
Behind the Curtain: Interview With Choreographer Sammy Reyes Interview Behind the Curtain: Interview With Choreographer Sammy Reyes
by Chloe Rabinowitz - July 01, 2020, Dance

Today, our Behind the Curtain interview is with choreographer Sammy Reyes....
Janet Eilber On Martha Graham's IMMEDIATE TRAGEDY & The Lightbulb Moment With Bob Fos Interview Janet Eilber On Martha Graham's IMMEDIATE TRAGEDY & The Lightbulb Moment With Bob Fosse
by Gil Kaan - June 18, 2020, Dance

The works of the incomparable Martha Graham remain a must-see for modern dance aficionados. The Martha Graham Dance Company's latest work IMMEDIATE TRAGEDY will premiere online Friday, June 19 at 4pm (PDT)/7pm (EDT) on The Soraya Facebook page. In collaboration with composer Christopher Rountree and...
Radio City Rockette Traci Reszetylo Discusses Parade of the Wooden Soldiers, Instagra Interview Radio City Rockette Traci Reszetylo Discusses Parade of the Wooden Soldiers, Instagram Live Classes & More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 04, 2020, Dance

The Rockettes have been high-kicking in dazzling unison at Radio City Music Hall for nearly one hundred years, and are a beloved, iconic part of New York City entertainment....
Samuel Pott on STAYING AFLOAT WITH NIMBUS DANCE Interview Samuel Pott on STAYING AFLOAT WITH NIMBUS DANCE
by Yvonne Lim - March 31, 2020, Dance

Samuel Pott, artistic director of Nimbus Dance and former soloist with Martha Graham Dance Company. shares how the company (Jersey City's largest not-for-profit arts organization) is staying afloat during the COVID-19 crisis....
STRICTLY's Karen Hauer Talks New Stage Show FIREDANCE LIVE Interview STRICTLY's Karen Hauer Talks New Stage Show FIREDANCE LIVE
by Jenny Ell - January 30, 2020, Dance

Best known for appearing as professional dancers on BBC's Strictly Come Dancing, Karen Hauer and Gorka Marquez are going on the road around the UK with their brand new show, Firedance Live, which promises a?oehot pulsing beats, seductive choreography and passion that will take your breath awaya??. ...
Jason O'Neill of RIVERDANCE 25TH ANNIVERSARY which runs 1/10-12, 2020 at Salle Wilfri Interview Jason O'Neill of RIVERDANCE 25TH ANNIVERSARY which runs 1/10-12, 2020 at Salle Wilfrid-Pelletier, Place Des Arts
by Noelle Hannibal - January 08, 2020, Dance

Jason O'Neill was born in Belfast, Northern Ireland. He became passionate about Irish dancing, Irish culture and music as a young boy and seeing RIVERDANCE changed his life. It became his goal to become a professional Irish dancer and perform in RIVERDANCE, which he has now done for 10 years. I had ...
Max Westwell's Ever Ready To Rise To The Top In MATTHEW BOURNE'S SWAN LAKE Interview Max Westwell's Ever Ready To Rise To The Top In MATTHEW BOURNE'S SWAN LAKE
by Gil Kaan - December 26, 2019, Dance

The much lauded, deservedly awarded MATTHEW BOURNE'S SWAN LAKE returns to thunderous ovations at the Ahmanson Theatre in Los Angeles a third time (second time in 2006) since its auspicious L.A. debut in 1997. What was considered ground-breaking and quite shocking to ballet traditionalists when Matth...