DANCE NEWS COVERAGE


BWW Dance Review: Sean Dorsey's THE MISSING GENERATION, June 20, 2018.   BWW Dance Review: Sean Dorsey's THE MISSING GENERATION, June 20, 2018.  
by Barnett Serchuk - June 24, 2018

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Ballet Hispanico Continues its Flamenco Tablao Series Ballet Hispanico Continues its Flamenco Tablao Series
by BWW News Desk - June 23, 2018

Ballet Hispánico, the nation's premier Latino dance organization, continues its Flamenco Tablao series, featuring the magnificent Nélida Tirado, in its Penthouse Studio today, June 23, 2018 at 8:00pm & 9:30pm.... (more...)
The Empress Theatre Presents Jimmy Smith Band Saturday, June 30 The Empress Theatre Presents Jimmy Smith Band Saturday, June 30
by BWW News Desk - June 22, 2018

???????After almost a decade of great live music and three Blues albums, the Jimmy Smith Band bids farewell to the Bay Area with an exciting "Good Bye" Show at the Empress Theater. There will be lots of surprises and special guests!... (more...)
Deviated Theatre Celebrates 10th Anniversary With World Premiere Of BEYOND Deviated Theatre Celebrates 10th Anniversary With World Premiere Of BEYOND
by BWW News Desk - June 22, 2018

DEVIATED THEATRE, whose mesmerizing dance operas are heralded for their spellbindingly compelling choreography, celebrates its 10th Anniversary performance with the world premiere of Beyond, presented by Dance Place (DC) on July 7th and 8th, 2018. With an all-heroine cast, Beyond follows Luna the as... (more...)
Ninja Ballet Presents the Premiere of MA at The Secret Theatre Ninja Ballet Presents the Premiere of MA at The Secret Theatre
by BWW News Desk - June 22, 2018

Award-winning ballerina, choreographer and Artistic Director Shoko Tamai returns with her company of five dancers and martial artists for the 2018 Season of NINJA BALLET at The Secret Theatre, 4402 23rd Street, Long Island City, NY. The company will present five performances, from Thursday, June 28 ... (more...)
Acclaimed Performer Karen Pisani To Teach Acting For Dancers Master Class At Marblehead School Of Ballet Acclaimed Performer Karen Pisani To Teach Acting For Dancers Master Class At Marblehead School Of Ballet
by BWW News Desk - June 22, 2018

Acclaimed North Shore performer, choreographer, and dancer Karen Pisani joins the Marblehead School of Ballet's (MSB) faculty this summer guest teaching a special Acting for Dancers master class.  Dancers are invited to attend this master class on July 16 and 17 from 3:15 p.m. to 4:45 p.m. at the sc... (more...)
ERRATICA Presents TOUJOURS ET PRES DE MOI ERRATICA Presents TOUJOURS ET PRES DE MOI
by BWW News Desk - June 22, 2018

???????Using the 19th century 'Pepper's Ghost' illusion, a man and woman interact with miniature holograms of their past selves, uncovering a story of loss, regret and unresolved trauma... (more...)
Photo Flash: The Royal Danish Ballet Comes To Jacob's Pillow Photo Flash: The Royal Danish Ballet Comes To Jacob's Pillow
by BWW News Desk - June 22, 2018

The Royal Danish Ballet, the third oldest ballet company in the world, returns to The Ted Shawn Theatre to open the 2018 Jacob's Pillow Dance Festival, June 20-24. Through an impeccable mastery of the Bournonville tradition, principals and soloists of this historic company perform excerpts from clas... (more...)
Verb Ballets Welcomes New Dancers And Trainees For The 2018-19 Verb Ballets Welcomes New Dancers And Trainees For The 2018-19
by BWW News Desk - June 22, 2018

Verb Ballets, based out of Cleveland, Ohio, welcomes new dancers to the company and announces company promotions. Founded in 1987, Verb Ballets is a professional contemporary ballet company under the direction of Producing Artistic Director, Dr. Margaret Carlson and Associate Artistic Director, Rich... (more...)
Inwood Art Works Presents ALEXA At Culture Hub Inwood Art Works Presents ALEXA At Culture Hub
by BWW News Desk - June 21, 2018

A brand-new dance narrative Alexa is coming alive at Inwood Art Works' Culture Hub on Friday, June 29th at 9pm, at 440 W. 202nd Street in Northern Manhattan. Alexa , a site-specific show based on the Amazon device, closes out the month-long programming at Culture Hub, a pop-up community arts center ... (more...)
The Music Center's Moves After Dark Site-Specific Dance Series Returns The Music Center's Moves After Dark Site-Specific Dance Series Returns
by BWW News Desk - June 21, 2018

The Music Center's Moves After Dark (Moves After Dark) returns for a third season on July 24, 25 and 31 and August 1, 2018, with world premieres of choreography performed by three Los Angeles-based dance companies, all of which are led by female artistic directors.... (more...)
City Center Announces Repertory for BALANCHINE City Center Announces Repertory for BALANCHINE
by BWW News Desk - June 21, 2018

Arlene Shuler, New York City Center President and CEO, today announced programming for Balanchine: The City Center Years, the centerpiece of the 75th Anniversary Season. Beginning on October 31 (through Nov 4), an international roster of eight prestigious companies-American Ballet Theatre, Joffrey B... (more...)
The Joyce Theater Announces Fall/Winter Season The Joyce Theater Announces Fall/Winter Season
by BWW News Desk - June 21, 2018

Linda Shelton, Executive Director of The Joyce Theater, announced today the New York City dance organization's programming for its Fall '18 / Winter '19 season. Showcasing extraordinary international and local artists, the upcoming Joyce season promises to offer something spectacular for all dance-l... (more...)
Dimensions Dance Theatre Of Miami's to Perform LIGHT RAIN as Part Of The Joffrey/Arpino Celebration Dimensions Dance Theatre Of Miami's to Perform LIGHT RAIN as Part Of The Joffrey/Arpino Celebration
by BWW News Desk - June 21, 2018

The Gerald Arpino Foundation announces Dimensions Dance Theatre of Miami's performances of Gerald Arpino's Light Rain and Esferas, part of The Joffrey/Arpino Celebration, on Tuesday, June 26 and Wednesday, June 27, 2018 at 7:30pm at The Joyce Theater, 175 Eighth Avenue, NYC.... (more...)
Arch Ballet Offers Summer Intensive #ACBi2018 Arch Ballet Offers Summer Intensive #ACBi2018
by BWW News Desk - June 21, 2018

???????Arch Contemporary Ballet's Summer Intensive Program (#ACBi2018) offers an unparalleled experience in contemporary ballet rooted with the philosophy of Artistic Director, Sheena Annalise.... (more...)
Exclusive: Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui On Creating The Movement Of JAGGED LITTLE PILL Exclusive: Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui On Creating The Movement Of JAGGED LITTLE PILL
by Guest: Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui - June 21, 2018

In this feature, originally printed in the program of American Repertory Theater's JAGGED LITTLE PILL, choreographer Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui discusses his influences and creating the movement for the musical world of Alanis Morissette.... (more...)
Miami City Ballet Appoints Tania Castroverde Moskalenko as its New Executive Director Miami City Ballet Appoints Tania Castroverde Moskalenko as its New Executive Director
by BWW News Desk - June 21, 2018

Miami City Ballet today announced the appointment of Tania Castroverde Moskalenko as the ballet company's new Executive Director. The appointment was made after an extensive, six-month international search. Castroverde Moskalenko, who returns to the city where she immigrated with her family 30 years... (more...)
Hope Mohr Dance Announces World Premiere of EXTREME LYRIC I Hope Mohr Dance Announces World Premiere of EXTREME LYRIC I
by BWW News Desk - June 21, 2018

Hope Mohr Dance is proud to announce the world premiere of extreme lyric I featuring Anne Carson's translations of Sappho. Co-presented by ODC Theater, extreme lyric I runs October 4 to 6 with two shows nightly at 7 and 9 p.m.... (more...)
Ballet Hispanico Continues its Flamenco Tablao Series Ballet Hispanico Continues its Flamenco Tablao Series
by BWW News Desk - June 21, 2018

Ballet Hispánico, the nation's premier Latino dance organization, continues its Flamenco Tablao series, featuring the magnificent Nélida Tirado, in its Penthouse Studio on Saturday, June 23, 2018 at 8:00pm & 9:30pm.... (more...)
Photo Flash: Semperoper Ballett Presents a Forsythe Triple Bill Photo Flash: Semperoper Ballett Presents a Forsythe Triple Bill
by BWW News Desk - June 21, 2018

Based in Dresden, the Semperoper Ballett has conquered the world with its now acclaimed blend of fierce ballet technique with both classical and contemporary repertoire.... (more...)
VIDEO: 'FlyingOver50' Granny Pole Dancer Makeda Smith Continues to Elevate Mature Women with New Music Video VIDEO: 'FlyingOver50' Granny Pole Dancer Makeda Smith Continues to Elevate Mature Women with New Music Video
by Stage Tube - June 20, 2018

Grandmother, publicist and pole dancer Makeda Smith, the creator behind the blog-turned-movement, FlyingOver50, has once again teamed withChristina Villegas and Jeff Mercer, the owners of MercVille Productions, to create a mesmerizing pole dance music video. Filmed as part of the production company'... (more...)
Abdul Latif Creates World Premiere For Ashley Bouder Project At The Joyce Abdul Latif Creates World Premiere For Ashley Bouder Project At The Joyce
by BWW News Desk - June 20, 2018

Abdul Latif, known for his urban contemporary dance aesthetic and juxtaposed movement, will present the world premiere of Alas, with The Ashley Bouder Project, as part of the Joyce Ballet Festival, July 2-5. As part of a program dedicated to promoting diversity within the performing arts world, Lati... (more...)
VIDEO: First Look At GREEK At The Brooklyn Academy of Music! VIDEO: First Look At GREEK At The Brooklyn Academy of Music!
by BWW News Desk - June 20, 2018

On the streets of north London, Eddy, a modern-day Oedipus, dreams of a better life. After hearing a fortune teller's disturbing prediction, he resolves at all costs to avoid shagging his own mum. But sure enough he finds himself in the prophetically maternal arms of an East End café manager and the... (more...)
Get To Know JAGGED LITTLE PILL and APES**T Choreographer Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui Get To Know JAGGED LITTLE PILL and APES**T Choreographer Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui
by BWW News Desk - June 20, 2018

In this feature, get to know choreographer Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui - currently working on JAGGED LITTLE PILL at the American Repertory Theatre. Last week, Larbi's work was featured in a music video featuring Beyonce and Jay Z, APES**T.... (more...)
The Center For Ballet And The Arts At NYU Launches Artistic Partnership Initiative The Center For Ballet And The Arts At NYU Launches Artistic Partnership Initiative
by BWW News Desk - June 20, 2018

The Center for Ballet and the Arts at NYU (CBA), the first-ever international institute for scholars and artists of ballet and its related arts and sciences, today announces the launch of its Artistic Partnership Initiative (API). API is a joint initiative between The Center and major professional d... (more...)