DANCE NEWS COVERAGE


Ballet Hispanico Celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month With Dance Ballet Hispanico Celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month With Dance
by BWW News Desk - August 19, 2017

Ballet Hispanico will celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month from September 15 to October 15, 2017 with free events, performances, exhibitions and dance lessons for children and adults. Events include a Salsa Extravaganza, an 'A la Calle' Block Party, an Instituto Coreografico dance showing and discussio... (more...)
2017 Battery Dance Festival Announced for August 2017 Battery Dance Festival Announced for August
by BWW News Desk - August 19, 2017

Battery Dance, in association with Battery Park City Authority, announces the 36th Annual Battery Dance Festival, with free performances on August 13-18, 2017, from 7pm to 9pm against the breathtaking backdrop of the New York Harbor at Robert F. Wagner Jr. Park in Battery Park City, culminating in a... (more...)
Chicago Dancers United to Host Gala Reception Before DANCE FOR LIFE CHICAGO Chicago Dancers United to Host Gala Reception Before DANCE FOR LIFE CHICAGO
by BWW News Desk - August 19, 2017

Chicago Dancers United (CDU), which mobilizes Chicago's dance community by raising funds through dance, hosts a festive gala reception August 19 at the Hilton Chicago, 720 S. Michigan Ave., prior to the 26th annual Dance for Life Chicago performance at the Auditorium Theatre of Roosevelt University,... (more...)
Jonathan Lee, Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Joffrey Ballet and More Coming Up at Auditorium Theatre Jonathan Lee, Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Joffrey Ballet and More Coming Up at Auditorium Theatre
by BWW News Desk - August 19, 2017

The Auditorium Theatre has announced its upcoming shows through January 14, 2018. Scroll down for details!... (more...)
YOUR MOVE Dance Festival Returns to New Jersey YOUR MOVE Dance Festival Returns to New Jersey
by BWW News Desk - August 18, 2017

Your Move is New Jersey's award-winning annual modern dance festival, designed to support inventive choreographers from New Jersey, New York and beyond. We have presented over 160 companies spanning from 12 states and three continents.... (more...)
BWW Review: Dancing through the LET'S DANCE! Exhibit BWW Review: Dancing through the LET'S DANCE! Exhibit
by Caryn Cooper - August 18, 2017

Let's Dance! is an immersive exhibit for children and their families that showcases the joy, beauty, and diversity of dance across New York City and the world. The exhibition, slated to run from July 1st to December 1st 2017, features a number of opportunities to learn about dance through daily live... (more...)
Ballet Hispanico to Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month with Free Events and More Ballet Hispanico to Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month with Free Events and More
by BWW News Desk - August 18, 2017

Ballet Hispánico will celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month from September 15 to October 15, 2017 with free events, performances, exhibitions and dance lessons for children and adults.... (more...)
Marblehead School of Ballet Celebrates 46th Anniversary, Launches 2017-2018 Season Marblehead School of Ballet Celebrates 46th Anniversary, Launches 2017-2018 Season
by BWW News Desk - August 18, 2017

The Marblehead School of Ballet (MSB) celebrates its 46th anniversary this fall with a new season of classes for 2017-2018, beginning on Monday, August 28.  Classes are taught at the school's studio, located at 115 Pleasant Street, in picturesque Marblehead, Massachusetts.... (more...)
JACK Unveils Fall 2017 Season of Key Experimenting Artists in Theater, Dance & Music JACK Unveils Fall 2017 Season of Key Experimenting Artists in Theater, Dance & Music
by BWW News Desk - August 18, 2017

Recognized by The Village Voice as 'Best Scrappy Brooklyn Theater' in their Best of 2016 issue, JACK presents a flurry of some of today's key experimenting artists in theater, dance and music, with new work by playwrights Virginia Grise, Azure Osborne-Lee, nicHi douglas, Karma Mayetand Justin Kuritz... (more...)
English National Ballet to Return to Manchester with SONG OF THE EARTH and LA SYLPHIDE English National Ballet to Return to Manchester with SONG OF THE EARTH and LA SYLPHIDE
by BWW News Desk - August 18, 2017

Two works new to English National Ballet's repertoire, Sir Kenneth MacMillan's masterwork, Song of the Earth and August Bournonville's La Sylphide recreated by Frank Andersen and Eva Kloborg, will be performed at the Manchester Palace Theatre from Wednesday 11 -  Saturday 14 October.... (more...)
Festival Ballet Theatre Announces Rare and Rousing Performances at GALA OF THE STARS Festival Ballet Theatre Announces Rare and Rousing Performances at GALA OF THE STARS
by BWW News Desk - August 18, 2017

Festival Ballet Theatre Announces Rare and Rousing Performances From World-Renowned Ballet Dancers at the 10th Anniversary GALA OF THE STARS... (more...)
Twyla Tharp to Open The Joyce Theater's Fall Season Twyla Tharp to Open The Joyce Theater's Fall Season
by BWW News Desk - August 17, 2017

Linda Shelton, Executive Director of The Joyce Theater, will welcome back onto its stage Twyla Tharp Dance, under the artistic direction of legendary award-winning choreographer Twyla Tharp, for a special three-week engagement, from September 19 - October 8.... (more...)
Roy Assaf Dance to Make New York Debut at Baryshnikov Arts Center Roy Assaf Dance to Make New York Debut at Baryshnikov Arts Center
by BWW News Desk - August 17, 2017

Israeli company Roy Assaf Dance makes its New York debut at Baryshnikov Arts Center (BAC) with a double bill featuring Assaf's award-winning works Six Years Later and The Hill. Performances are Thursday, October 12, and Friday, October 13, at 7:30pm, at BAC's Jerome Robbins Theater, 450 West 37th St... (more...)
Kokoro Dance to Premiere Butoh Masterwork 20 Years in the Making Kokoro Dance to Premiere Butoh Masterwork 20 Years in the Making
by BWW News Desk - August 17, 2017

Kokoro Dance, one of Canada's preeminent butoh dance companies, presents the world premiere of the provocative and primal Embryotrophic Cavatina, the company's latest full-length work 20-years in the making, September 20 - 23 and 26 - 29, 2017 at the Roundhouse Community Arts & Recreation Centre.... (more...)
Photo Flash: The Rockettes Bring Joy to 6th Avenue with 'Christmas in August' Event Photo Flash: The Rockettes Bring Joy to 6th Avenue with 'Christmas in August' Event
by BWW News Desk - August 17, 2017

Today, August 17, 2017 at Radio City Music Hall. The Christmas Spectacular Starring the Radio City Rockettes kicked off the holiday season with its annual Christmas In August event in celebration of the 2017 production. BroadwayWorld has photos below!... (more...)
Central Park Dance to Mark 35th Anniversary This Fall; Lineup Announced! Central Park Dance to Mark 35th Anniversary This Fall; Lineup Announced!
by BWW News Desk - August 17, 2017

Central Park Dance, Westchester's largest dance center, devoted to artistic excellence in training the aspiring dancer, will mark its 35th anniversary this September season.... (more...)
Garth Fagan, Martha Myers, American Indian Dancers and More Set for 2017 American Dance Guild Festival Garth Fagan, Martha Myers, American Indian Dancers and More Set for 2017 American Dance Guild Festival
by BWW News Desk - August 17, 2017

The rich diversity of contemporary dance will be on view for four nights, Thursday, September 7 through Sunday, September 10 at this year's Annual Performance Festival of the American Dance Guild at The Ailey Citigroup Theater, 405 West 55th Street, New York City.... (more...)
Pacific Ballet Dance Theatre To Present THE BEST OF KHACHATURIAN at the Alex Theatre Pacific Ballet Dance Theatre To Present THE BEST OF KHACHATURIAN at the Alex Theatre
by BWW News Desk - August 17, 2017

Pacific Ballet Dance Theatre (PBDT), Natasha Middleton, Artistic Director, will present "THE BEST OF KHACHATURIAN," an evening of ballet and instrumental music written by iconic Armenian composer Aram Khachaturian.... (more...)
Dancers Responding to AIDS Announces Choreographers for Hudson Valley Dance Festival Dancers Responding to AIDS Announces Choreographers for Hudson Valley Dance Festival
by BWW News Desk - August 17, 2017

Legendary, acclaimed and emerging choreographers - including Rob Ashford, Jeffrey Cirio, Merce Cunningham and Sonya Tayeh - will be featured at this year's Hudson Valley Dance Festival on Saturday, October 7, 2017, in Catskill, NY.... (more...)
Rockettes to Stop Traffic on Sixth Avenue with Return of CHRISTMAS IN AUGUST Rockettes to Stop Traffic on Sixth Avenue with Return of CHRISTMAS IN AUGUST
by BWW News Desk - August 17, 2017

The Madison Square Garden Company (MSG) announced today the official kick-off to the holiday season with the annual Christmas in August event, celebrating the 2017 edition of the Christmas Spectacular Starring the Radio City Rockettes, presented by Chase.... (more...)
Ko-Thi Dance Company presents M'BEMBA BANGOURA Ko-Thi Dance Company presents M'BEMBA BANGOURA
by BWW News Desk - August 16, 2017

Ko-Thi Dance Company kicks off its 49th season with a Master Teacher Artist Residency taught by renowned dancer and musician M'Bemba Bangoura at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee on Wednesday, September 6th.... (more...)
Casting Announced For American Ballet Theatre's 2017 Fall Season Casting Announced For American Ballet Theatre's 2017 Fall Season
by BWW News Desk - August 16, 2017

Casting for American Ballet Theatre's 2017 Fall Season at the David H. Koch Theater was announced today by Artistic Director Kevin McKenzie.... (more...)
John Heginbotham and Maira Kalman's THE PRINCIPLES OF UNCERTAINTY to Dance Into BAM John Heginbotham and Maira Kalman's THE PRINCIPLES OF UNCERTAINTY to Dance Into BAM
by BWW News Desk - August 15, 2017

John Heginbotham and Maira Kalman will present their dance theater work The Principles of Uncertainty, Sep 27-30, at BAM Fisher (Fishman Space, 321 Ashland Pl).... (more...)
BWW Review: LADY LEAR at Louisville Ballet BWW Review: LADY LEAR at Louisville Ballet
by Keith Waits - August 15, 2017

Lady in the StormThis week sees the closing of Kentucky Shakespeare's 57th season of free, continuous, outdoor Shakespeare productions, making it the oldest company of its kind in the country. To mark the second and final Community Partner Week, they are teaming up with the Louisville Ballet, one of... (more...)
Fadi Khoury's FJK Dance Returns To New York Live Arts Fadi Khoury's FJK Dance Returns To New York Live Arts
by BWW News Desk - August 15, 2017

Fadi Khoury's FJK DANCE returns to New York Live Arts with two premieres and repertory in two different programs, Thursday, Sept. 14 and Friday, Sept. 15 at 7:30pm.... (more...)