PHILADELPHIA DANCE NEWS COVERAGE

BalletX Announces 2020 Choreographic Fellow – Nicole Caruana Photo BalletX Announces 2020 Choreographic Fellow – Nicole Caruana
by BWW News Desk - May 31, 2019

Christine Cox, Artistic & Executive Director of BalletX, proudly announces that Nicole Caruana is the recipient of the company's 2020 Choreographic Fellowship. With the program entering its 5th year, Caruana joins a growing list of BalletX Choreographic Fellows that includes Yin Yue (2016), Tommie-W...
The Annenberg Center And NextMove Dance Present BODYTRAFFIC Photo The Annenberg Center And NextMove Dance Present BODYTRAFFIC
by BWW News Desk - April 15, 2019

The Annenberg Center and NextMove Dance present BODYTRAFFIC, the Los Angeles dance company making an international name for itself, April 26 (8 PM) and April 27 (2 PM and 8 PM). Blending contemporary, hip hop, jazz and ballet, the ensemble will perform a program of Philadelphia premieres, including ...
The Annenberg Center And NextMove Dance Present Kun-Yang Lin/Dancers Photo The Annenberg Center And NextMove Dance Present Kun-Yang Lin/Dancers
by BWW News Desk - April 05, 2019

The Annenberg Center and NextMove Dance present Kun-Yang Lin/Dancers (KYL/D) in its highly-anticipated Annenberg Center debut, April 12 (8 PM) and April 13 (2 PM). Hailed for its superbly trained dancers and inventive choreography, Kun-Yang Lin/Dancers' artistry is a hybrid of Asian philosophies and...
Photo Flash: GISELLE at Academy Of Music in Philadelphia Photo Photo Flash: GISELLE at Academy Of Music in Philadelphia
by Scott Serio - March 08, 2019

Pennsylvania Ballet's Giselle Graces Stage At Academy of Music in Philadelphia Next Two Weekends...
Dance Theatre Of Harlem Is Annenberg Center's Artist-in-Residence This March Photo Dance Theatre Of Harlem Is Annenberg Center's Artist-in-Residence This March
by BWW News Desk - February 13, 2019

Annenberg Center Live and NextMove Dance present the intenationally-acclaimed Dance Theatre of Harlem, Friday, March 1 (8 PM) and Saturday, March 2 (2 PM and 8 PM). The program includes the world premiere of Philadelphia native and DTH Resident Choreographer Robert Garland's Nyman String Quartet #2;...
Free Symposium Explores The History Of Old City Arts On February 23 Photo Free Symposium Explores The History Of Old City Arts On February 23
by BWW News Desk - January 24, 2019

Philadelphia Dance Projects (PDP) presents Old City Arts History Project Symposium - Old City Arts 1975 - 1980, a history project exploring how artists shaped a neighborhood on Saturday, February 23, 2019 at 2PM at WHYY's Dorrance H. Hamilton Public Media Commons (150 North 6th Street).  ...
BWW Exclusive: ROMEO & JULIET at Academy Of Music in Philadelphia Photo BWW Exclusive: ROMEO & JULIET at Academy Of Music in Philadelphia
by Scott Serio - October 12, 2018

Pennsylvania Ballet Performs Romeo & Juliet at the Academy of Music in Philadelphia...
Pennsylvania Ballet Kicks-Off 2018-2019 Season Photo Pennsylvania Ballet Kicks-Off 2018-2019 Season
by BWW News Desk - August 23, 2018

Pennsylvania Ballet and Artistic Director Angel Corella are proud to open the 2018-2019 season October 11-21 at the Academy of Music with the company premiere of Sir Kenneth MacMillan's Romeo & Juliet, sponsored by PECO. The following month the company will present a contemporary program comprised o...
Pennsylvania Ballet Welcomes 11 New Artists For 2018/2019 Season Photo Pennsylvania Ballet Welcomes 11 New Artists For 2018/2019 Season
by BWW News Desk - August 09, 2018

Pennsylvania Ballet Artistic Director Angel Corella has announced the new artists for the 2018/2019 Season with the addition of Corps de Ballet member Thays Golz and Apprentice Pau Pujol. Additionally, Pennsylvania Ballet II (PBII) welcomes Lucia Erickson, Arnaldo Hernandez, Mine Kusano, Denis Macie...
Metropolitan Ballet Academy Announces Guest Teaching Artists For THE BRIDGE Photo Metropolitan Ballet Academy Announces Guest Teaching Artists For THE BRIDGE
by BWW News Desk - May 25, 2018

Intermediate and advanced dance students in the greater Philadelphia region will have a unique opportunity to learn with acclaimed guest artists John Selya, Olga Kostritzky and Levi Marsman during 'The Bridge' master class series, presented by Metropolitan Ballet Academy (MBA) from June 6-12, 2018....
FringeArts Seeks 200+ Philadelphians For Large-scale Public Dance Performance Photo FringeArts Seeks 200+ Philadelphians For Large-scale Public Dance Performance
by BWW News Desk - May 22, 2018

FringeArts is calling for 200 Philadelphia-area residents to dance in Le Super Grand Continental, a 30-minute contemporary live performance that displays the talent, charisma and personality that characterizes the city. All are invited to register, regardless of dance experience, age or background. ...
Metropolitan Ballet Company Announces Audition For Free Boys' Scholarship Program Dan Photo Metropolitan Ballet Company Announces Audition For Free Boys' Scholarship Program Dance Classes
by BWW News Desk - May 14, 2018

Metropolitan Ballet Company (MBC) will hold auditions for its renowned Boys' Scholarship Dance Program on Saturday, June 9, 2018 at 9:00 am, at the studio of Metropolitan Ballet Academy, 700 Cedar Road, Jenkintown, PA 19046. Boys ages 7-18 are eligible to receive free, weekly dance classes plus perf...
PA Ballet Concludes Season With Two Spring Programs Photo PA Ballet Concludes Season With Two Spring Programs
by BWW News Desk - March 13, 2018

=Pennsylvania Ballet and Artistic Director Angel Corella are proud to present Grace & Grandeur, which includes Angel Corella's restaging of Marius Petipa's Paquita, Christopher Wheeldon's For Four, and George Balanchine's Theme and Variations, running April 5 - 8 at the Merriam Theater. George Balan...
Pennsylvania Ballet Announces 2018-2019 Season Photo Pennsylvania Ballet Announces 2018-2019 Season
by BWW News Desk - February 20, 2018

Pennsylvania Ballet Artistic Director Angel Corella announced the programming for the 2018-2019 Season. The Company's 55th Season will feature 13 ballets with five world premieres and three company premieres including two classic love stories; Romeo and Juliet and Giselle. With the 2018-2019 Season,...
Dublin Irish Dance Presents A Story Of Love & Loss, Trepidation And Triumph Photo Dublin Irish Dance Presents A Story Of Love & Loss, Trepidation And Triumph
by BWW News Desk - February 09, 2018

A story of Love & Loss, Trepidation and Triumph. Dublin Irish Dance tells the story, through Irish music, song, dance, of the immigrant Irish as they left their homes in Ireland for the shores of America. This amazing story will be told at the State Theatre on Friday, March 9th....
Renowned Choreographer Mark Morris Returns To Philadelphia As The Annenberg Center Ar Photo 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...
Actress Ms. Susan Wefel Will Be Guest Narrator For AIB's THE NUTCRACKER Photo Actress Ms. Susan Wefel Will Be Guest Narrator For AIB's THE NUTCRACKER
by BWW News Desk - December 16, 2017

Let The Fun And Fantasy Of The Nutcracker Begin!! A beloved Christmas classic returns with this year's annual production of the Nutcracker!...
Ms. Susan Wefel Will Be Guest Narrator for Academy of International Ballet's NUTCRACK Photo Ms. Susan Wefel Will Be Guest Narrator for Academy of International Ballet's NUTCRACKER
by BWW News Desk - December 16, 2017

Let the fun and fantasy of The Nutcracker begin! A beloved Christmas classic returns with this year's annual production of the Nutcracker....
Ms. Rebecca Robert to Appear as Guest Narrator for AIB's NUTCRACKER Ballet Photo Ms. Rebecca Robert to Appear as Guest Narrator for AIB's NUTCRACKER Ballet
by BWW News Desk - December 16, 2017

The Academy of International Ballet (AIB) in Media, PA has announced that Ms. Rebecca Robert will be the 'On Stage Guest Narrator' for the 4:00 pm performance of the Nutcracker Ballet today, December 16, 2017 at the Strath Haven Middle School, 200 S. Providence Rd, Wallingford, PA 19086....
Ms. Rebecca Robert to Appear as Guest Narrator for AIB's NUTCRACKER Ballet Photo Ms. Rebecca Robert to Appear as Guest Narrator for AIB's NUTCRACKER Ballet
by BWW News Desk - December 14, 2017

The Academy of International Ballet (AIB) in Media, PA has announced that Ms. Rebecca Robert will be the 'On Stage Guest Narrator' for the 4:00 pm performance of the Nutcracker Ballet on Saturday, December 16, 2017 at the Strath Haven Middle School, 200 S. Providence Rd, Wallingford, PA 19086....
BWW Review: NICOLE FONTE'S BEAUTIFUL DECAY at Wilma Theater Photo BWW Review: NICOLE FONTE'S BEAUTIFUL DECAY at Wilma Theater
by Nicole DelRossi - December 07, 2017

Nicole Fonte's Beautiful Decay performed at the Wilma Theater on November 29th, 2017 for BalletX is a wonderful depiction of the contradiction of emotions that come with working through the processes that are the beginning of the end. Based off of Mark Golebiowski's 3-D photographs of decaying flowe...
Ms. Susan Wefel Will Be Guest Narrator for Academy of International Ballet's NUTCRACK Photo Ms. Susan Wefel Will Be Guest Narrator for Academy of International Ballet's NUTCRACKER
by BWW News Desk - December 06, 2017

Let the fun and fantasy of The Nutcracker begin! A beloved Christmas classic returns with this year's annual production of the Nutcracker....
Actress Ms. Susan Wefel Will Be Guest Narrator For AIB's THE NUTCRACKER Photo Actress Ms. Susan Wefel Will Be Guest Narrator For AIB's THE NUTCRACKER
by BWW News Desk - December 06, 2017

Let The Fun And Fantasy Of The Nutcracker Begin!! A beloved Christmas classic returns with this year's annual production of the Nutcracker!...
John Mulaney, THE COLOR PURPLE, STOMP and More Coming Up This December at the Kimmel Photo John Mulaney, THE COLOR PURPLE, STOMP and More Coming Up This December at the Kimmel Center
by BWW News Desk - December 01, 2017

Kimmel Center has an exciting lineup slated for this December - scroll down for details!...
Metropolitan Ballet Company Presents COPPELIA in Annual Family Concert Series Perform Photo Metropolitan Ballet Company Presents COPPELIA in Annual Family Concert Series Performances
by BWW News Desk - November 18, 2017

Metropolitan Ballet alumni guest artists Melissa Gelfin, soloist with Cincinnati Ballet, and Peter Weil, of Pennsylvania Ballet, both Jenkintown natives, will perform in leading roles....