DANCE NEWS COVERAGE


Faison Firehouse Theater Founder Tad Schnugg Passes Away at 74 Faison Firehouse Theater Founder Tad Schnugg Passes Away at 74
by BWW News Desk - January 19, 2018

Tad Schnugg, the lifelong partner of Tony Award Winning Choreographer George Faison, passed away on Saturday January 13, 2018 in New York City at the theater they co-founded in 2000, The Faison Firehouse Theater.... (more...)
Steps Beyond Foundation Provides A Look At Dance In Hollywood's Golden Age Steps Beyond Foundation Provides A Look At Dance In Hollywood's Golden Age
by BWW News Desk - January 19, 2018

The Steps Beyond Foundation, Steps on Broadway's non-profit arm which connects artists and community through dialogue, performance, and artistic collaboration, invites author and film historian Max Alvarez to celebrate and share he magic of classic Hollywood musicals. The artist talk, Filming the Da... (more...)
The Israeli Opera Announces WHITE NOISE World Premiere The Israeli Opera Announces WHITE NOISE World Premiere
by BWW News Desk - January 19, 2018

Noa Wertheim's masterpiece re-imagined. A unique collaboration between The Revolution Orchestra and Vertigo Dance Company. New costumes by designer Sasson Kedem. Tel Aviv Opera House 19-20th JanuaryJerusalem Theatre 25-26th January The show WHITE NOISE was produced 10 years ago and was widely appla... (more...)
BREAKING GROUND 2018 Festival Comes To Tempe Center For The Arts BREAKING GROUND 2018 Festival Comes To Tempe Center For The Arts
by BWW News Desk - January 19, 2018

'Dance film selfies' filmed in exotic locales, performers in surreal animal masks, and riveting exhibitions from masters of movement, the Breaking Ground Contemporary Dance and Film Festival brings the nation's top artists to Arizona for its annual festival at Tempe Center for the Arts.... (more...)
Ballet Arizona to Host 2018 DANCE WITH ME Gala This Winter Ballet Arizona to Host 2018 DANCE WITH ME Gala This Winter
by BWW News Desk - January 19, 2018

On Today, January 19, 2018, Ballet Arizona will honor longtime supporters Rose and Harry Papp with its popular and entertaining fundraising event Dance with Me at Phoenix Art Museum. All proceeds from the event support Ballet Arizona's beautiful and athletic performances as well as its education and... (more...)
RDT's REGALIA Returns To Raise Funds For Arts in Education RDT's REGALIA Returns To Raise Funds For Arts in Education
by BWW News Desk - January 18, 2018

Repertory Dance Theatre celebrates 52 years of revolutionary modern dance with their annual fundraiser and performance, REGALIA, on February 24, 2018 at the Rose Wagner Performing Arts Center.... (more...)
Over 100 Dealers and Artists Offer Stunning Antique and Contemporary American Indian Art at Marin Over 100 Dealers and Artists Offer Stunning Antique and Contemporary American Indian Art at Marin
by BWW News Desk - January 18, 2018

The American Indian Art Show is ramping up for its 34th year at the Marin Civic Center. The show comes at a time when ancient and revered Native American aesthetics, in both their traditional and contemporary forms, have become celebrated elements in both home design and fashion.... (more...)
Smuin's Annual Gala Lights Up San Francisco, 3/4 Smuin's Annual Gala Lights Up San Francisco, 3/4
by BWW News Desk - January 18, 2018

San Francisco's premier contemporary American ballet company celebrates its successful and innovative 24th season at Smuin's Annual Gala, to be held Sunday, March 4, 2018 at San Francisco's Galleria. The dancers of Smuin Contemporary American Ballet will trade in their pointe shoes for heels to ming... (more...)
Renowned Choreographer Mark Morris Returns To Philadelphia As The Annenberg Center Artist-in-Residence Renowned Choreographer Mark Morris Returns To Philadelphia As The Annenberg Center Artist-in-Residence
by BWW News Desk - January 18, 2018

Mark Morris, the renowned choreographer, brings his company to Philadelphia for the first time in 14 years and serves as the Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts' inaugural artist-in-residence. The February residency will encompass performances of the Mark Morris Dance Group and Music Ens... (more...)
Savion Glover and Leonardo Suarez Paz Join For TANGO, TAP and FIRE at Feinstein's/54 Below Savion Glover and Leonardo Suarez Paz Join For TANGO, TAP and FIRE at Feinstein's/54 Below
by BWW News Desk - January 18, 2018

FEINSTEIN'S/54 BELOW, Broadway's Supper Club, presents Tony Award winning dancer, choreographer and director Savion Glover (Bring in 'Da Noise, Bring in 'Da Funk, Shuffle Along) and Grammy Award nominated, multi-talented tanguero Leonardo Suarez Paz (Forever Tango, Tango Argentino) bring years of fr... (more...)
DANCING WITH THE STARS: LIVE! to 'Light Up the Night' at Radio City This Winter DANCING WITH THE STARS: LIVE! to 'Light Up the Night' at Radio City This Winter
by BWW News Desk - January 18, 2018

The Madison Square Garden Company and The Bowery Presents have announced that Dancing with the Stars: Live! Light Up The Night will stop at Radio City Music Hall today, January 18, 2018 at 8:00PM. Tickets are on sale now to the general public.... (more...)
Five Choreographers to Present New Works in National Ballet of Canada's FIVE CREATIONS Five Choreographers to Present New Works in National Ballet of Canada's FIVE CREATIONS
by BWW News Desk - January 18, 2018

Karen Kain, Artistic Director of The National Ballet of Canada today announced Five Creations, featuring five new works developed through the company's two-year Choreographic Workshop. The new works will be presented at two public performances at the Betty Oliphant Theatre, January 18 - 19, 2018.... (more...)
2018 Rioult Dance NY Announces January Preview, Touring Schedule, and New Season 2018 Rioult Dance NY Announces January Preview, Touring Schedule, and New Season
by BWW News Desk - January 17, 2018

Pascal Rioult's RIOULT Dance NY, the American modern dance company with a European sensibility, announces its 2018 performance schedule. RIOULT kicks off the New Year with a season teaser performance at Manhattan Movement and Arts Center on January 19 at 7:30. Tickets are $25, ($15 for students) and... (more...)
Dancers Of Damelahamid Perform in Toronto Dancers Of Damelahamid Perform in Toronto
by BWW News Desk - January 17, 2018

DanceWorks, Toronto's acclaimed and longest running contemporary dance series, is proud to present Vancouver's Dancers of Damelahamid with the Toronto premiere of its innovative multi-media dance piece Flicker, choreographed by the Artistic Director of the company, Margaret Grenier. Flicker runs Fri... (more...)
Ballet Hispanico Presents UK Debut Of CARMEN.maquia Ballet Hispanico Presents UK Debut Of CARMEN.maquia
by BWW News Desk - January 17, 2018

Ballet Hispanico, the nation's premier Latino dance organization, brings its bold and eclectic brand of contemporary dance to Edinburgh from 6-10 March, 2018. Performances: Tuesday-Saturday at 7:30pm, Thursday and Saturday at 2:30pm. Tickets are 19 28.50* and are available at www.edtheatres.com/... (more...)
Company E to Bring I NEVER DREAMED IT COULD BE LIKE THIS: LB AT 100 to Kennedy Center Company E to Bring I NEVER DREAMED IT COULD BE LIKE THIS: LB AT 100 to Kennedy Center
by BWW News Desk - January 17, 2018

Celebrating the creative force of the iconic American composer, Leonard Bernstein, the Kennedy Center presents I Never Dreamed It Could Be Like This: LB at 100, a world premiere collaboration with D.C. based Company | E and choreographer Robert J. Priore. Part of the Kennedy Center's celebration of ... (more...)
Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater Returns To The Auditorium Theatre 3/7-11 Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater Returns To The Auditorium Theatre 3/7-11
by BWW News Desk - January 16, 2018

The internationally-renowned Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater brings six performances of inspiring, timely works to the Auditorium Theatre, the company's Chicago home for nearly half a century, on March 7-11.... (more...)
River Street Theatre Announces 2018 Stage2Screen Series Schedule River Street Theatre Announces 2018 Stage2Screen Series Schedule
by BWW News Desk - January 16, 2018

The Park Theatre's River Street Theatre announced today its 2018 lineup of cinema events for its Stage2Screen Series. The series includes productions from the Royal Shakespeare Company, Royal Opera House and Royal Ballet. The Stage2Screen Series premiered one year ago at the River Street Theatre wit... (more...)
TAO: DRUM HEART Comes to Mayo Performing Arts Center TAO: DRUM HEART Comes to Mayo Performing Arts Center
by BWW News Desk - January 16, 2018

Athletic bodies and contemporary costumes meet explosive Taiko drumming at Tao: Drum Heart, coming to Mayo Performing Arts Center on Wednesday, February 14 at 7 pm. Tickets are $29-$59.... (more...)
Moscow Festival Ballet Returns to Harris Center Moscow Festival Ballet Returns to Harris Center
by BWW News Desk - January 16, 2018

When he founded Moscow Festival Ballet in the late 80s, Artistic Director Sergei Radchenko legendary principal dancer of the Bolshoi Ballet sought an independent Russian company built from the highest classical elements of the great Bolshoi and Kirov Ballets. Now a Folsom favorite, Moscow Festiv... (more...)
Auditions Announced for ALICE IN WONDERLAND Ballet Auditions Announced for ALICE IN WONDERLAND Ballet
by BWW News Desk - January 16, 2018

Jefferson Performing Arts Society is seeking ballet dancers (male and female) of all dance levels for our upcoming production of Alice in Wonderland Ballet. We will be auditioning for corps and soloist roles.... (more...)
Battery Dance Now Accepting Applications for 37th Annual Battery Dance Festival Battery Dance Now Accepting Applications for 37th Annual Battery Dance Festival
by BWW News Desk - January 16, 2018

Battery Dance is now accepting applications for the 37th Annual Battery Dance Festival, with free performances on August 12-18, 2018. To apply, visit https://batterydance.org/apply/.... (more...)
Joffrey Ballet Selects Rush University Medical Center as Company Physicians Joffrey Ballet Selects Rush University Medical Center as Company Physicians
by BWW News Desk - January 16, 2018

The internationally-acclaimed Joffrey Ballet has chosen Rush University Medical Center as the Company's preferred medical center for treatment.... (more...)
Nashville Ballet Premieres Holocaust & Humanity Project Nashville Ballet Premieres Holocaust & Humanity Project
by BWW News Desk - January 16, 2018

Nashville Ballet will premiere Light / The Holocaust & Humanity Project this February, an internationally acclaimed contemporary ballet that journeys through one of history's darkest hours to ultimately shine a spotlight on the triumph of the human spirit. Presented as part of Nashville Ballet's ann... (more...)
Magloire's New Chamber Ballet presents New Work This February with Ekmeles Vocal Ensemble Magloire's New Chamber Ballet presents New Work This February with Ekmeles Vocal Ensemble
by BWW News Desk - January 15, 2018

Miro Magloire presents his New Chamber Ballet in two world premieres, one to music by J.S. Bach and the second to music by Finnish composer Kaija Saariaho, created in collaboration with the Ekmeles vocal ensemble, February 16 & 17 at 8 PM in City Center Studio 5, 130 West 56th Street.... (more...)