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MINNEAPOLIS / ST. PAUL DANCE NEWS COVERAGE

The latest news on performances of Dance in Minneapolis / St. Paul.

Northrop Presents David Roussève/REALITY Photo Northrop Presents David Roussève/REALITY
by BWW News Desk - March 29, 2019

The life and times of African-American jazz composer Billy Strayhorn will be examined in choreographer David Rousseve's Halfway to Dawn performance Sat, Apr 13 at Northrop. Written, choreographed, and directed by Rousseve and performed by his company, REALITY, this vibrant dance-theatre work shines ...
Northrop Presents Ballet Preljocaj, March 30 Photo Northrop Presents Ballet Preljocaj, March 30
by BWW News Desk - March 20, 2019

World-renowned French dance company Ballet Preljocaj brings a fascinating exploration of the supernatural power of art to Northrop Sat, Mar 30, with La Fresque (The Painting on the Wall). Choreographed by "one of France's foremost contemporary dance choreographers" Angelin Preljocaj, the piece plung...
Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre With The Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra Comes to Northrop Photo Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre With The Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra Comes to Northrop
by BWW News Desk - November 06, 2018

The music of Mozart and the movement of one of America's most exciting dance companies will come alive at Northrop when Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre pairs up with The Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra for Mozart in Motion on Thu, Nov 8. A mix of classical, contemporary, and comic ballets, the program promis...
WHICH WITCH IS WHICH?? Dance Theater For Young Audiences Premiering At The Avalon The Photo WHICH WITCH IS WHICH?? Dance Theater For Young Audiences Premiering At The Avalon Theater Next Week
by BWW News Desk - October 08, 2018

DanceCo is premiering Which Witch is Which?? at the Avalon Theater, 1500 East Lake Street in Minneapolis, Oct. 16-21, 2018. The October 18th 10am show and the performance on October 20th at 5 pm will be ASL interpreted by Erin Gardner....
Ananya Dance Theatre Stages World Premiere of WORK WOMEN DO Photo Ananya Dance Theatre Stages World Premiere of WORK WOMEN DO
by BWW News Desk - August 08, 2018

Internationally-recognized and Twin Cities-based Ananya Dance Theatre (ADT) will present the world premiere of Shaatranga: Women Weaving Worlds, a 90-minute dance without intermission, as part of Women of Substance at The O'Shaughnessy at St. Catherine University, St. Paul, Friday and Saturday, Sept...
Company Wang Ramirez To Explore Limitless Possibilities Of Dance And Acrobatics At No Photo Company Wang Ramirez To Explore Limitless Possibilities Of Dance And Acrobatics At Northrop Debut
by BWW News Desk - February 15, 2018

High-flying international dance sensation Company Wang Ramirez soars into town and makes its Northrop debut with Borderline at 7:30 pm Sat, Mar 3. This dreamlike work combines hip-hop, contemporary dance, acrobatics, visual poetry, and the illusion of weightlessness to explore the limits of borders ...
The SPCO Liquid Music Series Adds Performance for TU Dance and Bon Iver Photo The SPCO Liquid Music Series Adds Performance for TU Dance and Bon Iver
by BWW News Desk - February 12, 2018

 Electrifying contemporary dance company TU Dance, known for navigating complex themes of social change "with variety and innovation" (Star Tribune) and Bon Iver's Justin Vernon, whose "rustic chamber pop with an experimental edge" (Pitchfork) and "hyper-modern balladeering" (The Guardian) has garne...
Les Ballets de Monte-Carlo Present ROMEO AND JULIET Photo Les Ballets de Monte-Carlo Present ROMEO AND JULIET
by BWW News Desk - February 07, 2018

Internationally acclaimed choreographer Jean-Christophe Maillot and his mesmerizing dance company, Les Ballets de Monte-Carlo, prepare to make hearts ache with a passionate interpretation of William Shakespeare's famous tragedy, Romeo and Juliet, on Tue-Wed, Feb 27-28, 7:30 pm at Northrop....
Spectrum Dance Theater's A RAP ON RACE Coming to the Ordway Photo Spectrum Dance Theater's A RAP ON RACE Coming to the Ordway
by BWW News Desk - January 13, 2018

Ordway Center for the Performing Arts will present a special one-night-only performance of Spectrum Dance Theater's A Rap on Race today, January 13 at 7:30pm in the Ordway Music Theater....
Spectrum Dance Theater's A RAP ON RACE Coming to the Ordway Photo Spectrum Dance Theater's A RAP ON RACE Coming to the Ordway
by BWW News Desk - December 15, 2017

Ordway Center for the Performing Arts will present a special one-night-only performance of Spectrum Dance Theater's A Rap on Race on Saturday, January 13 at 7:30pm in the Ordway Music Theater....