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Verb Ballets to Present Private Livestream of RAYMONDA'S WEDDING Photo Verb Ballets to Present Private Livestream of RAYMONDA'S WEDDING
by BWW News Desk on July 09, 2020 in Dance

On July 31, 2020 at 7:00pm Verb Ballets will present a private live stream of an all classical ballet program. The company will perform Raymonda's Wedding.
Battery Dance TV Presents DANCE DIPLOMACY WITH JONATHAN Featuring Junious Brickh Photo Battery Dance TV Presents DANCE DIPLOMACY WITH JONATHAN Featuring Junious Brickhouse
by BWW News Desk on July 09, 2020 in Dance

Battery Dance launched Battery Dance TV on March 27, 2020 to provide free live dance classes and programming for the general public by Battery Dance and affiliated local and international artists through a regularly scheduled program.
Dance/NYC Announces #ArtistsAreNecessaryWorkers Conversations 9 and 10 Photo Dance/NYC Announces #ArtistsAreNecessaryWorkers Conversations 9 and 10
by BWW News Desk on July 09, 2020 in Dance

Dance/NYC moves into its ninth week of hosting a twelve-part Facebook Live Conversation Series with arts workers from across the arts and culture sector. These discussions highlight the importance of the arts ecology, point to current challenges and offer considerations on our way forward as a field.
Behind the Curtain: Interview With Lucie Tiberghien - Founding Artistic Director Photo Behind the Curtain: Lucie Tiberghien, Founding AD of Molière in the Park
by Chloe Rabinowitz on July 09, 2020 in Dance

Today, our Behind the Curtain interview is with Lucie Tiberghien, Founding Artistic Director of Molière in the Park.
The Florida Ballet Isn't Giving Up Hope; Presenting Virtual Classes, and Making Photo The Florida Ballet Isn't Giving Up Hope; Presenting Virtual Classes, and Making Plans For the Future
by BWW News Desk on July 09, 2020 in Dance

The Florida Ballet purchased its own performance space less than a year ago, a 30,000-square-foot facility bought for $1.55 million. That same month, Hurricane Dorian came close to hitting the area, and six months later, the Ballet shut down due to the health crisis. But, the company is still holding on.
VIDEO: Paris Ballet Dancers Return to the Stage at the Paris Garnier Opera House Photo VIDEO: Paris Ballet Dancers Return to the Stage at the Paris Garnier Opera House
by BWW News Desk on July 09, 2020 in Dance

Ballet dancers are returning to work at the Paris Garnier Opera house for the first time since lockdown was imposed in mid-March due to the coronavirus crisis.
Are Any Dance Studios Really Making Money During COVID-19? Photo Are Any Dance Studios Really Making Money During COVID-19?
by BWW News Desk on July 08, 2020 in Dance

Even with its doors closed, bills piling up, and high unemployment for dance parents...one Houston area dance school has discovered a new revenue system. Their a?oestimulus casha?? arrived in the form of Broadway star, Stephen Purdy, who is coaching their students digitally.
Liberate Artists Inc Announces Free Inclusive Digital Dance Program FORWARD MOVE Photo Liberate Artists Inc Announces Free Inclusive Digital Dance Program FORWARD MOVEMENT
by BWW News Desk on July 08, 2020 in Dance

Liberate Artists Inc., a benefit corporation, is removing economic barriers and calling for inclusion in the arts through Forward Movement, an interactive digital dance experience, and its' partnership with the 501c3 (pending) Always, Enough Foundation.
Carolyn Dorfman Dance And Ballet Of National Theater Sarajevo Premiere A Virtual Photo Carolyn Dorfman Dance And Ballet Of National Theater Sarajevo Premiere A Virtual Collaboration
by BWW News Desk on July 08, 2020 in Dance

Over the past two months, two choreographers and 15 dancers have reached across the Atlantic Ocean to create a short work, 'Alone/Together,' which will be premiered on July 15, via Facebook Premiere at 9:00 DST or 21:00 CEST and then will be available on Facebook, Instagram, and YouTube using @cdorfmandance and on Vimeo.
Works & Process Continues Celebration of Pride with Premieres by Donald Byrd, Da Photo Works & Process Continues Celebration of Pride with Premieres by Donald Byrd, Dan Siegler and More
by BWW News Desk on July 08, 2020 in Dance

This weekend, Works & Process, the performing arts series at the Guggenheim, presented the premieres of new commissions from Donald Byrd as well as Dan Siegler and Dawn Sinkowski.
Dallas Black Dance Theatre Presents its Petit Performance Live Across the Dallas Photo Dallas Black Dance Theatre Presents its Petit Performance Live Across the Dallas Arts District
by BWW News Desk on July 08, 2020 in Dance

Dallas Black Dance Theatre takes its virtual events to a new level presenting its Petit Performance live across the Dallas Arts District for patrons to enjoy virtually from their homes. T
AileyCamp Launches First-Ever Virtual Program to Connect with and Inspire Inner- Photo AileyCamp Launches First-Ever Virtual Program to Connect with and Inspire Inner-City Youth in Seven Cities Nationwide
by BWW News Desk on July 08, 2020 in Dance

AileyCamp will continue to provide inner-city youth in seven cities nationwide the opportunity to be themselves and explore their creativity with its first-ever virtual summer program.
NEW YORK CITY CENTER LIVE @ HOME Announces Virtual Programming Featuring Misty C Photo NEW YORK CITY CENTER LIVE @ HOME Announces Virtual Programming Featuring Misty Copeland, Tiler Peck and More
by BWW News Desk on July 08, 2020 in Dance

New York City Center President & CEO Arlene Shuler today announced New York City Center Live @ Home virtual programming.
Lake Tahoe Dance Collective Presents the Eighth Annual Lake Tahoe Dance Festival Photo Lake Tahoe Dance Collective Presents the Eighth Annual Lake Tahoe Dance Festival
by BWW News Desk on July 08, 2020 in Dance

Lake Tahoe Dance Collective is entering its eighth year of presenting the Lake Tahoe Dance Festival, which will take place online this summer from July 22-24, 2020. The festival has presented over 35 works with more than 25 guest artists and 44 local dancers since 2013.
American Dance Festival Receives Renewed Funding for Parkinson's Projects Photo American Dance Festival Receives Renewed Funding for Parkinson's Projects
by BWW News Desk on July 08, 2020 in Dance

The American Dance Festival has announced that it has been awarded funding to continue its Parkinson's projects for 2020-21.
American Ballet Theatre Launches New Blog, SIDEBARRE Photo American Ballet Theatre Launches New Blog, SIDEBARRE
by BWW News Desk on July 08, 2020 in Dance

SideBarre, a weekly blog series takes readers on a journey of ABT behind-the-scenes with posts from ABT dancers and conductors, staff and production crew. SideBarre offers insights from a cross-section of the Company.
Behind the Curtain: Interview With Tess Weaver - Wardrobe Supervisor for the MY Photo Behind the Curtain: Interview With Wardrobe Supervisor Tess Weaver
by Chloe Rabinowitz on July 08, 2020 in Dance

Today, our Behind the Curtain interview is with Tess Weaver, the Wardrobe Supervisor for the My Fair Lady national tour.
Watch SWAN LAKE BATH BALLET Featuring Ballet Dancers Performing From Their Batht Photo Watch SWAN LAKE BATH BALLET Featuring Ballet Dancers Performing From Their Bathtubs All Over The World
by BWW News Desk on July 08, 2020 in Dance

Corey Baker Dance has created a new short film entitled  Swan Lake Bath Ballet which has received its world premiere screening on BBC iPlayer and bbc.co.uk/arts on Wednesday 8th July at 9.00 am BST as part of BBC Arts Culture in Quarantine.
Ailey All Access Continues To Lift Spirits & Announces Upcoming Schedule Photo Ailey All Access Continues To Lift Spirits & Announces Upcoming Schedule
by BWW News Desk on July 07, 2020 in Dance

The Ailey organization continues to further Alvin Ailey's legacy of using dance to lift spirits and positively impact lives with Ailey All Access. Since March 30th, the free online initiative has reached millions across the globe offering weekly series of performances of full length works from the repertory, Ailey Extension dance and fitness classes, and original short films created by the Ailey dancers, and other especially created content.
Heidi Duckler Dance Presents MOVE ME Workshops & Performance Photo Heidi Duckler Dance Presents MOVE ME Workshops & Performance
by BWW News Desk on July 07, 2020 in Dance

Los Angeles-based dance company Heidi Duckler Dance (HDD) presents five days of Move Me workshops with Culver City High School July 20th-24th, culminating in a final student performance + professional HDD performance on Friday July 24th. 
Chicago Tap Theatre Presents 30 FEET TOGETHER, 6 FEET APART Photo Chicago Tap Theatre Presents 30 FEET TOGETHER, 6 FEET APART
by BWW News Desk on July 07, 2020 in Dance

Artistic Director Mark Yonally and Chicago Tap Theatre (CTT) present a?oe30 Feet Together, 6 Feet Aparta?? Sunday, July 26, at 3 p.m. CDT live on its streaming platforms.
Manch UK - a New Virtual Platform Shares Stories and Performances From the South Photo Manch UK - a New Virtual Platform Shares Stories and Performances From the South Asian Dance Community
by BWW News Desk on July 07, 2020 in Dance

Driven by the isolation of lockdown, UK-based producer and director Mira Kaushik and marketing consultant Ambika Kucheria conceived the idea of a virtual stage to bring inspirational stories and performances by the UK's leading South Asian dance artists to global audiences.
Jefferson Historical Society Presents Accent Dance NYC in Virtual Evening of Dan Photo Jefferson Historical Society Presents Accent Dance NYC in Virtual Evening of Dance to Celebrate Culture and Unity
by BWW News Desk on July 07, 2020 in Dance

Presented by the Jefferson Historical Society, Accent Dance NYC, a collaborative of international artists dedicated to exploring the artistic, cultural, and humanistic connections among people through diverse dance styles, presents A Time of Cultural Convergence, a virtual evening of dance to celebrate culture, diversity, and unity.
Emmy Nominated Choreographer Chloé Arnold Makes Film Acting Debut Photo Emmy Nominated Choreographer Chloé Arnold Makes Film Acting Debut
by BWW News Desk on July 07, 2020 in Dance

Emmy-nominated choreographer and International tap star Chloé Arnold stars in IN A BEAT which will be released free on YouTube this Friday, July 10 at 6pm PST / 9pm EST.
Pentacle Curates Dance At The Brooklyn Botanic Garden, Starting July 14 Photo Pentacle Curates Dance At The Brooklyn Botanic Garden, Starting July 14
by BWW News Desk on July 06, 2020 in Dance

While the Garden remains closed, we are sharing special performances by artists whose work connects plants, people, and the planet. In a time when we cannot gather together in the Garden, we are grateful to bring the voices and work of these artists to you virtually.