Boston Ballet Announces 2019‚Ä"2020 Company RosterBoston Ballet Announces 2019‚Ä"2020 Company Roster
by BWW News Desk - Jul 29, 2019

Boston Ballet Artistic Director Mikko Nissinen announces the 2019a?"2020 season roster. A total of 69 dancers make up the Company roster, with 56 in the main company and 13 in Boston Ballet II (BBII), Boston Ballet's second company. (more...)

Hubbard Street Dance Chicago Announces 2019-20 Season ProgrammingHubbard Street Dance Chicago Announces 2019-20 Season Programming
by BWW News Desk - May 22, 2019

Hubbard Street Dance Chicago and Artistic Director Glenn Edgerton proudly announce a remarkable 2019-20 season featuring a world premiere by Kyle Abraham, a world premiere by Robyn Mineko Williams, audience favorite Decadance/Chicago by Ohad Naharin, and innovative works from Hubbard Street's repertoire by Crystal Pite, Rena Butler, and Peter Chu. (more...)

Adam H. Weinert Reconstructs Ted Shawn's Culminating Achievement 'Dance Of The Ages'Adam H. Weinert Reconstructs Ted Shawn's Culminating Achievement 'Dance Of The Ages'
by BWW News Desk - Aug 9, 2018

Adam H. Weinert performs Jacob's Pillow founder Ted Shawn's epic work Dance of the Ages, the first evening-length modern dance work ever presented, in celebration of the work's 80th anniversary. This exclusive engagement transforms the Pillow's campus to reflect the original performance as first experienced in 1938, featuring use of the Pillow's original barn studio, now known as the Bakalar Studio, traditional production components, and an authentic pre-performance Tea Garden lecture. (more...)

Boston Ballet Announces 2018‚Ä"2019 Company RosterBoston Ballet Announces 2018‚Ä"2019 Company Roster
by BWW News Desk - Jul 30, 2018

Boston Ballet Artistic Director Mikko Nissinen announces the 2018‚Äď2019 season roster. A total of 66 dancers make up the Company roster, with 56 in the main company and ten in Boston Ballet II (BBII), Boston Ballet's second company. Five new dancers join the main company, six new dancers join BBII, and five Boston Ballet dancers received promotions for the upcoming season. (more...)

Verb Ballets Spring Series Showcases Dynamic Range Of WorksVerb Ballets Spring Series Showcases Dynamic Range Of Works
by BWW News Desk - Mar 29, 2018

Verb Ballets, Northeast Ohio's premiere contemporary ballet company, to showcase at EJ Thomas Hall on April 27, 2018 with an exciting mix of dances on the program. The company has received international recognition and recently returned from a prestigious tour of Cuba. Known for its innovative works that highlight the classically trained dancers, the company has captured the attention of audiences for over 30 years. The evening features company debut of K281 by internationally acclaimed choreographer Adam Hougland.   (more...)

Acclaimed Choreographer Adam Hougland to Bring TEAR to Verb BalletsAcclaimed Choreographer Adam Hougland to Bring TEAR to Verb Ballets
by BWW News Desk - Aug 31, 2017

Verb Ballets welcomes internationally acclaimed choreographer Adam Hougland Verb Ballets welcomes internationally acclaimed choreographer Adam Hougland. Hougland will be setting the full company work Tear, which just premiered at the Kansas City Dance Festival. (more...)

HAMILTON's Daniel Ching To Takeover BroadwayWorld's Instagram Tomorrow!HAMILTON's Daniel Ching To Takeover BroadwayWorld's Instagram Tomorrow!
by BWW News Desk - Aug 25, 2017

BroadwayWorld is excited to announce that Daniel Ching will be taking us behind the scenes at HAMILTON on Tour at the Hollywood Pantages in Los Angeles tomorrow when he takes over our Instagram account! (more...)

Hubbard Street Dance Chicago Announces 40th Anniversary Season Programming
by BWW News Desk - Apr 18, 2017

Hubbard Street Dance Chicago and Artistic Director Glenn Edgerton are excited to announce the main company's 2017-18 season performances in Chicago celebrating the company's 40 year history. Tickets to the three engagements at the Harris Theater for Music and Dance in Millennium Park located at 205 East Randolph Street, and a fourth performance at the Auditorium Theatre, located at 50 E Congress Pkwy, will be available to subscribers for renewal beginning April 13 as a Season 40 subscription; Season 40 subscriptions and single tickets will be available for purchase following the Season 39 Summer Series, June 8-11, 2017. (more...)

Hubbard Street Dance Chicago Announces 40th Anniversary Season Programming
by BWW News Desk - Apr 18, 2017

Hubbard Street Dance Chicago and Artistic Director Glenn Edgerton are excited to announce the main company's 2017-18 season performances in Chicago celebrating the company's 40 year history. (more...)

The Harris Theater for Music and Dance Presents Chicago Premiere of LAST WORK, 1/27
by BWW News Desk - Jan 10, 2017

The Harris Theater for Music and Dance is pleased to present the Chicago premiere of Last Work performed by one of the foremost contemporary dance companies in the world, Batsheva Dance Company on January 27 & 28 at 7:30 PM. Rapier-like one moment, slow and methodical the next, the otherworldly performers of Batsheva Dance Company exemplify the pioneering genius of Artistic Director and Choreographer Ohad Naharin. Batsheva dancers work in the innovative movement language Gaga, created by Naharin, which is informed by a heightened knowledge and self-awareness of the body. In Last Work, Naharin offers an open-ended meditation on the humanism inherent in the body's motion, veering explosively between the political and the excruciatingly personal. (more...)

Sketch Theatre Launches with COOKIE This Summer
by BWW News Desk - Jul 23, 2016

Sketch Theater's inaugural work, COOKIE, is a performance of dance, drama, digital sound, and visual art using projection. Collaborators Daniel Ching, Marcus Crawford Guy, Daevid Mendivil, and Colin Fuller have been challenged to bring their strengths to the table while opening their field of creative vision to alternative forms of expression. (more...)

Sketch Theatre Launches with COOKIE This Summer
by BWW News Desk - Jul 21, 2016

Sketch Theater's inaugural work, COOKIE, is a performance of dance, drama, digital sound, and visual art using projection. Collaborators Daniel Ching, Marcus Crawford Guy, Daevid Mendivil, and Colin Fuller have been challenged to bring their strengths to the table while opening their field of creative vision to alternative forms of expression. (more...)

MONUMENT at Jacob's Pillow this August
by BWW News Desk - Jul 19, 2016

Following the critically acclaimed "reaccession" of pioneering modernist choreographer Ted Shawn at The Museum of Modern Art, and recent performances at Tate Modern Museum as part of "20 Dancers of the 20th Century", Adam H Weinert returns with MONUMENT, an imaginative and dynamic new dance piece exploring legacy and identity. While others seek to turn museums into theatrical spaces, Weinert transforms the proscenium stage into an archive with stunning scenic design by Paul Tate dePoo III and lighting by JAX Messenger . The program includes historic choreography by Ted Shawn, Doris Humphrey and Jose Limon dating back to the early 20th century as well as creative re-imaginings of these events by Weinert and others - effectively transfiguring the site into a living archive, investigating ideas of mediation, memory and space. (more...)

Juilliard Dance's 2015-16 Season Opens with 'New Dances: Edition 2015'
by BWW News Desk - Dec 1, 2015

Juilliard Dance, under the direction of Lawrence Rhodes, opens its 2015-16 season this month with 'New Dances: Edition 2015' featuring four world-premiere dances by innovative choreographers Helen Simoneau (First-Year Dancers); Aszure Barton (Second-Year Dancers); Zvi Gotheiner (Third-Year Dancers); and Kyle Abraham(Fourth-Year Dancers). (more...)

Juilliard Dance Receives 64th Annual Capezio Dance Award
by BWW News Desk - Sep 18, 2015

 Juilliard Dance will receive the 64th Annual Capezio Dance Awardfrom the Capezio Ballet Makers Dance Foundation at a ceremony on Sunday,November 22, 2015 at 6pm at The Juilliard School in the Willson Theater.  Artistic Director Lawrence Rhodes will accept the award on behalf of the school.  (more...)

Three Performers to Retire This Spring as Principal Dancers for American Ballet Theatre
by BWW News Desk - May 26, 2015

Paloma Herrera, Julie Kent and Xiomara Reyes, Principal Dancers with American Ballet Theatre, have announced their retirements from the Company at the conclusion of the 2015 Metropolitan Opera House season in New York City. 'These three unique ballerinas have each made such distinctive contributions to ABT throughout the years,' Artistic Director Kevin McKenzie stated. 'With them, an era of our history resides. Their remarkable careers will be three more reasons to celebrate our 75th Anniversary season.' (more...)

Adam H. Weinert Stages Work of Jacob's Pillow Founder at the Tate Modern This Week
by BWW News Desk - May 13, 2015

Dancer and choreographer Adam H. Weinert, an alumnus of The School at Jacob's Pillow, previous Pillow Research Fellow, and Festival artist, brings the works of legendary modern dance pioneer and Jacob's Pillow founder Ted Shawn to the Tate Modern museum in London, this week, May 13-16. (more...)

Adam H. Weinert to Stage Work of Jacob's Pillow Founder at the Tate Modern, 5/13-16
by BWW News Desk - Apr 6, 2015

Dancer and choreographer Adam H. Weinert, an alumnus of The School at Jacob's Pillow, previous Pillow Research Fellow, and Festival artist, brings the works of legendary modern dance pioneer and Jacob's Pillow founder Ted Shawn to the Tate Modern museum in London, May 13-16. (more...)

Juilliard Dances Repertory Performs Masterworks by Martha Graham & Merce Cunningham, Now thru 3/28
by BWW News Desk - Mar 25, 2015

Juilliard Dances Repertory presents masterworks by acclaimed choreographers Martha Graham and Merce Cunningham. Juilliard dancers perform Martha Graham's Dark Meadow and Merce Cunningham's BIPED. Aaron Sherber will conduct the Juilliard musicians performing the music live with the dancers for Dark Meadow. (more...)

Juilliard Dances Repertory to Perform Masterworks by Martha Graham & Merce Cunningham, 3/25-28
by BWW News Desk - Feb 20, 2015

Next month Juilliard Dances Repertory presents masterworks by acclaimed choreographers Martha Graham and Merce Cunningham. Juilliard dancers perform Martha Graham's Dark Meadow and Merce Cunningham's BIPED. Aaron Sherber will conduct the Juilliard musicians performing the music live with the dancers for Dark Meadow. (more...)

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