DANCE NEWS COVERAGE


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...)
REDCAT Announces 15th Fall Season: Vital Artists at a Crucial Time REDCAT Announces 15th Fall Season: Vital Artists at a Crucial Time
by BWW News Desk - August 14, 2017

raises the stakes in 2017 with a bold international program of daring and provocative artists who confront the most vital issues of our time with intelligent, memorable experiences you won't soon forget. Artists from around the world are using our theater and gallery–and other LA neighborhoods–to pr... (more...)
Soaking WET Comes to West End Theater 9/14 Soaking WET Comes to West End Theater 9/14
by BWW News Desk - August 14, 2017

Thursday-Sunday, September 14-17 West End Theater, 263 West 86th Street (2nd floor of the Church) Tickets: $20 Reservations: www.brownpapertickets.com  or 1-800-838-3006... (more...)
WENDY DANCES A SOLO BY KATHY and More Coming Up This Fall at 92Y WENDY DANCES A SOLO BY KATHY and More Coming Up This Fall at 92Y
by BWW News Desk - August 14, 2017

The 92Y has announced its September 2017 dance events. Scroll down for details!... (more...)
Boston Ballet Welcomes New Dancers, Announces Promotions for 2017-18 Roster Boston Ballet Welcomes New Dancers, Announces Promotions for 2017-18 Roster
by BWW News Desk - August 14, 2017

Boston Ballet Artistic Director Mikko Nissinen has announced the 2017-2018 season roster. A total of 65 dancers make up the Company roster, with 55 in the main company and ten in Boston Ballet II (BBII), Boston Ballet's second company.... (more...)
Abrons Arts Center's 2017-18 Season to Showcase 29 Premieres Across Disciplines Abrons Arts Center's 2017-18 Season to Showcase 29 Premieres Across Disciplines
by BWW News Desk - August 14, 2017

Abrons Arts Center's 2017-18 season, the first season to be curated by new Artistic Director Craig Peterson, celebrates the idea that a community is a place of intersecting ideas and action. Peterson believes that artists push society forward in ways that challenge our assumptions, politics and soci... (more...)
DREAMSTATES Film, Misty Copeland Ballet Class, Story Slam and More Set for Harlem Stage's Fall 2017 Season DREAMSTATES Film, Misty Copeland Ballet Class, Story Slam and More Set for Harlem Stage's Fall 2017 Season
by BWW News Desk - August 14, 2017

Harlem Stage is back with another amazing season featuring a range of Music, Film, Spoken Word, Dance and the return of their successful Dinner/Discussion series, WaterWorks at 10: Visionary Artists and Transformative Art. Harlem Stage will launch the Fall 2017 season with their first ever Open Hous... (more...)
Additional Instructors Announces For Two Week IJ Summer Ballet Intensive Additional Instructors Announces For Two Week IJ Summer Ballet Intensive
by BWW News Desk - August 14, 2017

Following the announcement earlier this year of the inaugural season of the IJ Summer Ballet Intensive, founders Irina Paradnaya and Jared G. Lillyhave announced additional instructors - repetiteurs - rounding out what is sure to be an extraordinary opportunity for advanced students and aspiring pro... (more...)
BWW Featured Dance Studio: DANCEWAVE BWW Featured Dance Studio: DANCEWAVE
by Caryn Cooper - August 14, 2017

Dancewave is a Brooklyn-based school/organization that focuses on the development of the whole person through an accessible dance education experience. Being located in New York City- one of the most vibrant cities in the country -- Dancewave offers students from diverse backgrounds the opportunity ... (more...)
Vail Dance 2017 Festival To Kick Off It's 29th Year 7/29-8/12 Vail Dance 2017 Festival To Kick Off It's 29th Year 7/29-8/12
by BWW News Desk - August 12, 2017

 On July 29, the Vail Dance Festival kicks off its 29th year (July 29- August 12) with a season of new collaborations, artist debuts, and world premieres.... (more...)
Doug Varone and Dancers Presents DEVICES Choreographic Intensive & Mentorship Program Showcase Doug Varone and Dancers Presents DEVICES Choreographic Intensive & Mentorship Program Showcase
by BWW News Desk - August 12, 2017

New York City's famed Doug Varone and Dancers will once again present the DEVICES: Choreographic Intensive & Mentorship Program Showcase from Thursday, August 10 - Today, August 12, 2017 at 7:30pm at Gibney Dance: Agnes Varis Performing Arts Center, 280 Broadway (Entrance at 53A Chambers), NYC. T... (more...)
Charlotte Ballet Signs with KMP Artists Charlotte Ballet Signs with KMP Artists
by BWW News Desk - August 11, 2017

Under the leadership of new Artistic Director Hope Muir, Charlotte Ballet is pleased to announce it has signed KMP Artists as its touring representatives.... (more...)
made in canada/fait au canada Opens Next Week! made in canada/fait au canada Opens Next Week!
by BWW News Desk - August 11, 2017

Yvonne Ng, Artistic Director of Toronto's only contemporary dance festival - dance: made in canada/fait au canada (d:mic/fac) - and 2017 Muriel Sherrin Award recipient, has, along with guest curators Daniele Desnoyers and Marc Parent, programmed an exciting lineup for the 2017 version of this bienni... (more...)
BWW Interview: Christine Dakin and Her Recent Dance Projects BWW Interview: Christine Dakin and Her Recent Dance Projects
by Marina Kennedy - August 11, 2017

Broadwayworld.com caught up with Christine Dakin to learn about some of her recent performances, collaborations, and works in progress. Christine's true passion for her art and her desire to bring exciting projects to the world of dance is truly inspirational.... (more...)
Festival Ballet Theatre Announces 2017-18 Season at Irvine Barclay Theatre Festival Ballet Theatre Announces 2017-18 Season at Irvine Barclay Theatre
by BWW News Desk - August 11, 2017

Check out Festival Ballet Theatre's 2017-18 season line up at Irvine Barclay Theatre!... (more...)
The Yard's QUALITY TIME! Family Series to Welcome Sokeo Ros and CASE CLOSED! The Yard's QUALITY TIME! Family Series to Welcome Sokeo Ros and CASE CLOSED!
by BWW News Desk - August 11, 2017

The Yard's Quality Time! Family Series presents Sokeo Ros and Case Closed!, which will bring a hip-hop dance performance to vineyard youth, followed by a family dance party with the company.... (more...)
PA Ballet Welcomes Corps de Ballet Member, Four Apprentices PA Ballet Welcomes Corps de Ballet Member, Four Apprentices
by BWW News Desk - August 10, 2017

Pennsylvania Ballet Artistic Director Angel Corella has announced the roster for the 2017/2018 Season with the additions of Corps de Ballet member Zecheng Liang, and new Apprentices Federico D'Ortenzi, Erin O'Dea, Taro Kurachi, and Cassidy McAndrew (previous member of Pennsylvania Ballet II).... (more...)
Voelker Orth Museum to Present Valerie Green/Dance Entropy in IMPERMANENT LANDSCAPE Voelker Orth Museum to Present Valerie Green/Dance Entropy in IMPERMANENT LANDSCAPE
by BWW News Desk - August 10, 2017

Dance at the Voelker Orth Museum and Garden presents Valerie Green/Dance Entropy in Impermanent Landscape on Sunday, August 20th at 2pm at Voelker Orth Museum, 149-19 38th Avenue, Flushing, NY 11354.... (more...)