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UC San Diego Theatre & Dance to Welcome Veronica Santiago Moniello for thesisWORKS 2017 UC San Diego Theatre & Dance to Welcome Veronica Santiago Moniello for thesisWORKS 2017
by BWW News Desk - December 05, 2017

The UC San Diego Department of Theatre and Dance presents thesisWORKS 2017: Before the horses crash into the ground, and then the ground. A dance performance by Ver nica Santiago Moniello.... (more...)
Illusionist Dance Company MOMIX to Return to The Eccles Center This Month Illusionist Dance Company MOMIX to Return to The Eccles Center This Month
by BWW News Desk - December 04, 2017

Acclaimed dance company, MOMIX, performs its iconic program, 'Opus Cactus,' on December 16.... (more...)
DANCING WITH THE STARS' Maks, Val and Peta to Dance Into San Antonio This Spring DANCING WITH THE STARS' Maks, Val and Peta to Dance Into San Antonio This Spring
by BWW News Desk - December 04, 2017

Following a smash hit first tour, Maks and Val, the hottest stars of ABC's Dancing With The Stars, are back with an all-new spectacular show; and this time the family has grown. Joining them in their brand new show Confidential is the stunningly talented Peta Murgatroyd, two time Dancing With The St... (more...)
Samantha Geracht Named Artistic Director of Sokolow Theatre/Dance Ensemble Samantha Geracht Named Artistic Director of Sokolow Theatre/Dance Ensemble
by BWW News Desk - November 30, 2017

The Sokolow Theatre/Dance Ensemble, the only New York modern dance company performing the works of the late Anna Sokolow, has undergone a change in artistic directorship to a new generation of dancers with deep experience in the work of the iconoclastic choreographer.... (more...)
Moriah Evans to Premiere Performance Work FIGURING at SculptureCenter Moriah Evans to Premiere Performance Work FIGURING at SculptureCenter
by BWW News Desk - November 28, 2017

SculptureCenter will present the premiere of Figuring, a new performance work by choreographer Moriah Evans.... (more...)
Vanessa Long Dance Company to Celebrate Third Year with Fundraising Gala Vanessa Long Dance Company to Celebrate Third Year with Fundraising Gala
by BWW News Desk - November 28, 2017

On December 1st, 2017, The Vanessa Long Dance Company, a New York-based professional Dance Company will be hosting a Fundraising Gala to celebrate their three-year anniversary.... (more...)
Guest Blog: Eryc Taylor Dance In Mexico – A Look Back Guest Blog: Eryc Taylor Dance In Mexico – A Look Back
by Eryc Taylor - November 25, 2017

We've just wrapped our incredible weeklong tour of the state of Yucatan, Mexico, with meetings, workshops, rehearsals, performances and a press conference. This was Eryc Taylor Dance's third tour of the Yucatan, and second year performing at the grand Teatro Jose Peon Contreras in Merida in the Inte... (more...)
Travis Wall's SHAPING SOUND AFTER THE CURTAIN Winter Tour to Stop at The VETS Travis Wall's SHAPING SOUND AFTER THE CURTAIN Winter Tour to Stop at The VETS
by BWW News Desk - November 20, 2017

Break The Floor Productions and Travis Wall have announced casting for the 2018 winter tour dates of their groundbreaking new show SHAPING SOUND After The Curtain, including a January 25, 7:30pm stop at The VETS in Providence.... (more...)
Cloud Gate Dance Theatre of Taiwan to Bring FORMOSA to The Dance Center Cloud Gate Dance Theatre of Taiwan to Bring FORMOSA to The Dance Center
by BWW News Desk - November 20, 2017

The Dance Center of Columbia College Chicago presents Cloud Gate Dance Theatre of Taiwan, performing Formosa, March 2 and 3 at the Harris Theater of Music and Dance.... (more...)
Guest Blog: Eryc Taylor Dance in Mexico - Day #4 Guest Blog: Eryc Taylor Dance in Mexico - Day #4
by Eryc Taylor - November 22, 2017

Friday night was our performance in Chochola, on an open-air stage set up in front of the Palacio Municipal. We were presenting works from our NYC Season at Martha Graham Studio Theater (October, 2017) as well as the 14-18 year old students from our local Eryc Taylor Dance Outreach workshops.... (more...)
Mark DeGarmo Dance to Honor Patricia Aulestia at DANCE FOR DANCE 2017 Mark DeGarmo Dance to Honor Patricia Aulestia at DANCE FOR DANCE 2017
by BWW News Desk - November 16, 2017

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Juilliard Dance's Season to Open with NEW DANCES: EDITION 2017 Juilliard Dance's Season to Open with NEW DANCES: EDITION 2017
by BWW News Desk - November 16, 2017

Juilliard Dance, under the leadership of acting artistic director Taryn Kaschock Russell, opens its season in December with New Dances: Edition 2017 featuring four world-premiere dances created for Juilliard students by choreographers Bryan Arias (first-year class), Gentian Doda (second-year class),... (more...)
BLOGGING FROM THE YUCATAN - ERYC TAYLOR DANCE TOURS MEXICO BLOGGING FROM THE YUCATAN - ERYC TAYLOR DANCE TOURS MEXICO
by Eryc Taylor - November 16, 2017

With suitcases full of costumes, I arrived with my dancers yesterday morning at LaGuardia Airport in NYC to begin the first leg of our journey to the state of Yucatan. We are excited for our tour, and to be to be working with young people in two Mexican cities - Chochola and Merida.... (more...)
Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater Readies for 2017 City Center Holiday Season Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater Readies for 2017 City Center Holiday Season
by BWW News Desk - November 14, 2017

Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater, New York City Center's Principal Dance Company, returns to the theater's stage from November 29th December 31st, 2017.... (more...)
Ailey Dancers to Teach Signature Style in City Center Workshops Ailey Dancers to Teach Signature Style in City Center Workshops
by BWW News Desk - November 13, 2017

Ailey Extension welcomes leading dancers from Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater to teach three special workshops during the company's New York City Center holiday season (November 29 - December 31).... (more...)
Bryn Cohn + Artists to Present THE ART OF LOSS at the 14th Street Y Bryn Cohn + Artists to Present THE ART OF LOSS at the 14th Street Y
by BWW News Desk - November 09, 2017

Bryn Cohn + Artists presents their first evening of repertory, The Art of Loss, a collection of notable works from 2012-2017 that expose the rebellion, hope and despair that root in otherness.... (more...)
Ballet Hispanico to Return to The Apollo Theater This December Ballet Hispanico to Return to The Apollo Theater This December
by BWW News Desk - November 09, 2017

In what has become an 'enjoyable tradition during the holiday season' (The New York Times), Ballet Hisp nico in collaboration with the Apollo Theater makes its annual return to the Apollo stage on December 1-2, 2017, led by Eduardo Vilaro.... (more...)
Judith Jamison to Headline Celebrity Series of Boston's AILEY50 Kick-Off Event Judith Jamison to Headline Celebrity Series of Boston's AILEY50 Kick-Off Event
by BWW News Desk - November 09, 2017

Celebrity Series of Boston kicks off a four-month salute to the 50th anniversary of Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater's 1968 Boston premiere with a December 6 event that features Ailey Artistic Director Emerita Judith Jamison and key members of Boston's arts and dance community. The symposium takes... (more...)
The School at Jacob's Pillow Announces New Choreography Program The School at Jacob's Pillow Announces New Choreography Program
by BWW News Desk - November 02, 2017

Jacob's Pillow announces the launch of The Ann & Weston Hicks Choreography Fellows Program in summer of 2018, marking continued implementation of Vision '22, the institution's five-year growth plan to support and expand its role as a year-round center for dance creation and research.... (more...)
Shanghai Dance Theatre to Present American Premiere of SOARING WINGS at Lincoln Center Shanghai Dance Theatre to Present American Premiere of SOARING WINGS at Lincoln Center
by BWW News Desk - November 01, 2017

China Arts and Entertainment Group (CAEG) will present the New York premiere of the Shanghai Dance Theatre (SDT) and their production of Soaring Wings, a new dance drama about 'the bird of good fortune' -the crested ibis, and the interdependence between human beings and nature.... (more...)
BJM Annonce une Représentation Supplémentaire Pour DANCE ME/LEONARD COHEN BJM Annonce une Représentation Supplémentaire Pour DANCE ME/LEONARD COHEN
by BWW News Desk - October 28, 2017

La compagnie BJM fera vibrer la sc ne du Th tre Maisonneuve de la Place des Arts pour une repr sentation suppl mentaire du spectacle Dance Me / Leonard Cohen, le samedi 9 d cembre 15h. Cette repr sentation s'ajoute celles d j programm es du 5 au 9 d cembre, par Danse Danse en Premi re Mondia... (more...)
BWW Review: NASHVILLE BALLET's 'Lizzie Borden with The Raven' BWW Review: NASHVILLE BALLET's 'Lizzie Borden with The Raven'
by Melia Kraus-har - October 30, 2017

Nashville Ballet dancers took to the aisles of the Tennessee Performing Arts Center's Polk Theater for Lizzie Borden with The Raven, Thursday, October 26th. Principal dancer Christopher Stuart's interpretation of Edgar Allan Poe's seminal work led the evening, sharing an ominous closing motif with A... (more...)
Stephen Petronio Company Sets Fourth Season of BLOODLINES Stephen Petronio Company Sets Fourth Season of BLOODLINES
by BWW News Desk - October 27, 2017

In 2015, Stephen Petronio Company culminated its 30th anniversary 2014-15 season with a transformation: the launch of Bloodlines.... (more...)
Liz Gerring Dance Company to Bring NY Premiere of HORIZON to The Joyce Liz Gerring Dance Company to Bring NY Premiere of HORIZON to The Joyce
by BWW News Desk - October 26, 2017

The Joyce Theater Foundation will present the New York premiere of Liz Gerring Dance Company's evening-length work, Horizon, from November 30 to December 3 at The Joyce Theater.... (more...)
Pilobolus to Bring Mixed Repertory to Queens Theatre This Fall Pilobolus to Bring Mixed Repertory to Queens Theatre This Fall
by BWW News Desk - October 24, 2017

Pilobolus and Queens Theatre have announced three upcoming performances of Pilobolus Mixed Repertory, November 4 and 5.... (more...)