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Video Roundup: Does Jordan Fisher Have What it Takes to Win DANCING WITH THE STARS?
by Emily Bruno - Sep 7, 2017

It's no secret that Jordan Fisher is today's triple threat heartthrob. But does he have the moves to win the coveted mirror ball trophy on DANCING WITH THE STARS? (more...)

COCo. Dance Theatre Makes Chicago Debut 11/2-4
by BWW News Desk - Sep 7, 2017

The Dance Center of Columbia College Chicago presents the Chicago debut of COCo. Dance Theatre, founded and directed by choreographer Cynthia Oliver, November 2-4 at the Dance Center, 1306 S. Michigan Ave., Chicago. (more...)

Reggie Wilson/Fist and Heel Performance Group Return to the Dance Center, 10/12-14
by BWW News Desk - Sep 6, 2017

The Dance Center of Columbia College Chicago's 44th season of presenting diverse international, national and regional contemporary dance features the return of Reggie Wilson/Fist and Heel Performance Group October 12-14 at the Dance Center, 1306 S. Michigan Ave., Chicago. (more...)

Northern Stage Producing Artistic Director Receives Genius Grant
by BWW News Desk - Sep 5, 2017

The Pussycat Foundation, established in the spirit of Cosmopolitan Magazine editor Helen Gurley Brown, has awarded Northern Stage's Producing Artistic Director Carol Dunne a Genius Grant of $250,000 for her achievements in theater arts, recognizing her as a pioneering artist and artistic director. The Pussycat Foundation awards Genius Grants to individuals who dedicate their lives to transformative work with bold leadership and vision. The dollars awarded to Carol are split evenly between Northern Stage and the New London Barn Playhouse, which Carol led from 2008-2014. (more...)

Dance Center Hires Ellen Chenoweth as DPS Interim Director
by BWW News Desk - Sep 5, 2017

The Dance Center of Columbia College Chicago has announced the appointment of Ellen Chenoweth as Interim Director of its Dance Presenting Series (DPS), effective September 11, 2017 through June 30, 2018. (more...)

Zumba and Millennium Dance Complex Join Forces
by BWW News Desk - Sep 28, 2017

A leader in the dance fitness industry, Zumba is teaming up with Hollywood's hottest dance studio, Millennium Dance Complex (MDC), to visualize dance moves through a new lens. The two powerhouse brands are collaborating to get people moving, prompting interest in dance as a form of expression and exercise that everyone can do, and motivating fans to try Zumba classes. (more...)

VIDEO: Acclaimed Scottish New Wave Artist Michael Oakley Releases 'Turn Back Time' Video
by BWW News Desk - Sep 26, 2017

Michael Oakley's captivating beats and ethereal synthesisers have given a fresh approach and revival to classic 80's pop. (more...)

2017 Career Transition for Dancers Jubilee to Honor Carrie Ann Inaba, Catherine Zeta-Jones & Robert Fairchild
by BWW News Desk - Sep 26, 2017

The Actors Fund announced today that they will honor dancer, choreographer and television dance competition judge Carrie Ann Inaba, Academy and Tony Award-winning actress Catherine Zeta-Jones, and New York City Ballet principal dancer Robert Fairchild at The Actors Fund's Career Transition For Dancers Jubilee Gala on Wednesday, November 1, 2017 at 6 pm at the New York Marriott Marquis (1535 Broadway). (more...)

Gallant x Eric Nam x Tablo's 'Cave Me In' Receives Raiden Remix
by BWW News Desk - Sep 22, 2017

After wowing fans last week with the latest episode of his acclaimed In The Room series featuring Dua Lipa, Gallant returns today with the Raiden remix of 'Cave Me In' with Eric Nam & Tablo of Epik High. (more...)

Gallant X Eric Nam X Tablo's 'Cave Me In' Receives Raiden Remix
by BWW News Desk - Sep 22, 2017

After wowing fans last week with the latest episode of his acclaimed In The Room series featuring Dua Lipa, Gallant returns today with the Raiden remix of 'Cave Me In' with Eric Nam & Tablo of Epik High. (more...)

Chicago Human Rhythm Project to Mark Return to the Dance Center with World Premiere
by BWW News Desk - Sep 21, 2017

After a 10-plus-year absence, Chicago Human Rhythm Project (CHRP) opens the Dance Center of Columbia College Chicago's 2017-18 season with a program assembled by Founder and Director Lane Alexander and CHRP Artist In Residence Dani Borak. Performances are September 21-23 at the Dance Center, 1306 S. Michigan Ave., Chicago. (more...)

2017 DUMBO DANCE FESTIVAL Comes ot Brooklyn 10/5-10/8
by BWW News Desk - Sep 18, 2017

On Thursday, October 5, 2017, WHITE WAVE Dance celebrates our 17th Anniversary season of the DUMBO Dance Festival (DDF) with a Gala Opening that heralds the most anticipated four-day festival of contemporary dance in the greater New York City region. Committed to further developing dance as an important art form, WHITE WAVE scours the globe in search of the most innovative of today's dance makers, both emerging and established, and brings them to Brooklyn for one extended weekend! (more...)

WCPE FM's Invitation to the Dance
by BWW News Desk - Sep 14, 2017

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CUNY Dance Initiative Sets Fall 2017 Season; Seeks 2018-19 Residency Applications
by BWW News Desk - Sep 11, 2017

The CUNY Dance Initiative (CDI), an unprecedented model for collaboration between the City University of New York (CUNY) and the New York City dance field, announces its Fall 2017 calendar of events and upcoming call for applications. (more...)

Music Composer/Producer Alpine Universe Presents Eponymous Debut Album
by BWW News Desk - Oct 9, 2017

He's ALPINE UNIVERSE; real name Andy Favre and born in the mountains between France, Italy and Switzerland. He proudly presents THE ALPINE UNIVERSE, his eponymous debut album. (more...)

BWW Interview: Theatre Life with Baakari Wilder
by Elliot Lanes - Oct 6, 2017

Today's subject Baakari Wilder will be living his theatre life this Saturday evening onstage at the Kennedy Center as part of LOTUS, a tribute to the art of tap dancing. (more...)

Edward Watts to Go Green in 'THE GRINCH' at The Old Globe; Cast Announced!
by BWW News Desk - Oct 6, 2017

The Old Globe today announced the complete cast and creative team for the Globe's 20th annual production of Dr. Seuss's How the Grinch Stole Christmas!* The holiday musical will run November 4 - December 24 on the Donald and Darlene Shiley Stage in the Old Globe Theatre, part of the Globe's Conrad Prebys Theatre Center. (more...)

WHITE WAVE Dance to Celebrate DUMBO Dance Festival with Gala Opening
by BWW News Desk - Oct 5, 2017

On Today, October 5, 2017, WHITE WAVE Dance celebrates its 17th Anniversary season of the DUMBO Dance Festival (DDF) with a Gala Opening that heralds the most anticipated four-day festival of contemporary dance in the greater New York City region. (more...)

25 Choreographers to Take Part in Dance Gallery Festival's 11th Year in NYC
by BWW News Desk - Oct 4, 2017

The Dance Gallery Festival will return for their 11th annual New York performance showcase, Friday, November 3, at Gelsey Kirkland Arts Center, 29 Jay St. in Brooklyn, and on November 4-5 at the Ailey Citigroup Theater, 405 W 55th Street, NYC with 25 artists in a weekend of groundbreaking work performed in three distinct and separate programs. (more...)

WHITE WAVE Dance to Celebrate DUMBO Dance Festival with Gala Opening
by BWW News Desk - Oct 3, 2017

On Thursday, October 5, 2017, WHITE WAVE Dance celebrates its 17th Anniversary season of the DUMBO Dance Festival (DDF) with a Gala Opening that heralds the most anticipated four-day festival of contemporary dance in the greater New York City region. (more...)

In Honor of MEAN GIRLS Day, BWW Ranks Our Fave Moments from the Film!
by Emily Bruno - Oct 3, 2017

On October 3rd, Cady Heron may have asked Aaron Samuels what day it was, but BWW is taking the day to remember our fave moments from the classic comedy. Plus, we are so excited for MEAN GIRLS to hit Broadway next year and we are hoping these moments make it into the show! (more...)

Dance Magazine's Annual Awards to Benefit The Harkness Foundation
by BWW News Desk - Oct 26, 2017

Dance Magazine has announced that the annual Dance Magazine Awards, the most prestigious awards event in dance, will make the Harkness Foundation for Dance the beneficiary of the proceeds from the event, which will be held Monday, December 4, 2017, at the Ailey Citigroup Theater, 405 W. 55th St. (more...)

The Dance Gallery Festival Returns for 11th Annual New York Showcase Next Week
by BWW News Desk - Oct 24, 2017

The Dance Gallery Festival will return for their 11th annual New York performance showcase, Friday, November 3 at Gelsey Kirkland Arts Center, 29 Jay St. in Brooklyn, and on November 4-5 at the Ailey Citigroup Theater, 405 W 55th Street, NYC with twenty-five artists in a weekend of groundbreaking work performed in three distinct and separate programs. (more...)

Ailey Short Film Created On Paris Street Debuts in Celebration Of United Nations Day
by BWW News Desk - Oct 24, 2017

Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater is pleased to announce Rue Montorgueil, a joyful short film that sprang to life on a bustling Parisian street when Ailey company members performed with local dancers - people of different backgrounds, talents and nationalities joined together through the universal language of dance. Recognized by U.S. Congressional resolution as a vital American Cultural Ambassador to the World, Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater participated in the project during a 10-week international tour throughout Europe led by Artistic Director Robert Battle. Fittingly, it is being released on United Nations Day, which celebrates the founding and ideals of the UN, with an official theme this year of Potential in Diversity. (more...)

Mosaic Dance Theater Dances to Westminster Arts Center Next Month
by BWW News Desk - Oct 23, 2017

With choreography by Samara, the award-winning Mosaic Dance Theater Company (MDTC) dances to the original music of oud virtuoso/singer/composer Maurice Chedid, accompanied by an on-stage musical ensemble. (more...)

Mark DeGarmo Dance Announces Dance For Dance 2017, A 30th Anniversary Celebration
by BWW News Desk - Oct 21, 2017

Mark DeGarmo Dance will honor dance visionary PATRICIA AULESTIA, a driving force in the South American dance world, with the 2017 'Educational Visionary' Lifetime Achievement Award to celebrate her unique contributions to education through the arts and To the Dance field across Latin America. (more...)

BWW Review: Celebrating 10 Years of LamVar10 with the MARTHA GRAHAM DANCE COMPANY
by Caryn Cooper - Oct 20, 2017

This year marks the tenth anniversary of the Lamentation Variations project- LamVar10: A Festival for New Work. Since its founding in 2007 by Graham Company Artistic Director Janet Eilber, the company has commissioned some of today's most noteworthy choreographers to create new works inspired by Graham's signature solo, Lamentation, originally created in 1930, on dancers of the company. These choreographers have included Lar Lubovitch, Michelle Dorrance, and Doug Varone, among others. (more...)

In Two Weeks DANCE GALLERY FESTIVAL Begins its 11th Year
by BWW News Desk - Oct 16, 2017

The Dance Gallery Festival will return for their 11th annual New York performance showcase, Friday, November 3 at Gelsey Kirkland Arts Center, 29 Jay St. in Brooklyn, and on November 4-5 at the Ailey Citigroup Theater, 405 W 55th Street, NYC with twenty-five artists in a weekend of groundbreaking work performed in three distinct and separate programs. (more...)

Mark DeGarmo's DANCE FOR DANCE Honors Patricia Aulestia
by BWW News Desk - Oct 12, 2017

Mark DeGarmo Dance will honor dance visionary PATRICIA AULESTIA, a driving force in the South American dance world, with the 2017 'Educational Visionary' Lifetime Achievement Award to celebrate her unique contributions to education through the arts and To the Dance field across Latin America. (more...)

Fi.ELD Announces Live + Direct Festival
by BWW News Desk - Oct 12, 2017

The Fi.ELD (Future Innovators: East London Dance) announces their weekend dance festival Live + Direct at Stratford Circus Arts Centre on Saturday 28 and Sunday 29 October 2017. (more...)

Reggie Wilson/Fist and Heel Performance Group to Return to The Dance Center This Fall
by BWW News Desk - Oct 12, 2017

The Dance Center of Columbia College Chicago's 44th season of presenting diverse international, national and regional contemporary dance features the return of Reggie Wilson/Fist and Heel Performance Group October 12-14 at the Dance Center, 1306 S. Michigan Ave., Chicago. (more...)

NYC Dance Week 2017 Opens 6/15 ­
by BWW News Desk - Jun 7, 2017

Now in its sixth year, NYC Dance Week is an annual festival that provides FREE dance, fitness and wellness classes throughout all five boroughs of New York. This year, NYC Dance Week will occur on June 15th through June 24th, and will feature a wide and diverse offering of classes for participants to enjoy.  (more...)

The Finger Lakes Musical Theatre Festival and The Merry-Go-Round Playhouse Present GUYS AND DOLLS
by BWW News Desk - Jun 28, 2017

A slick and stylish musical that will bring everyone to their feet! (more...)

Chicago Human Rhythm Project Welcomes Artist In Residence Dani Borak
by BWW News Desk - Jun 22, 2017

Chicago Human Rhythm Project (CHRP) has announced that world-renowned performer, choreographer and teacher Daniel 'Dani' Borak is its Artist In Residence (A.I.R.). Borak's three-year residency will be longer and more expansive in scope than previous CHRP artist residencies, with his responsibilities encompassing not only performing, teaching and choreographing but also artistic planning for multiple programs, beginning this spring. (more...)

BWW Review: L.A. DANCE PROJECT: Stellar Dancers, Yet a Lost Mission Statement
by Barnett Serchuk - Jun 20, 2017

I don't know if it was me, but attending L.A. Dance Project on June 14, 2017, was a bit dispiriting. If this was an evening meant to deliver the L.A. Dance Project message: 'we're here folks, watch out, we're going to overtake the dance world,' it didn't register. What should have been a strong cold brew was tepid tea. (more...)

BWW Blog: HOW TO SUCCEED at SDOHS Soars Into Second Week of Rehearsals
by Emma Suttell - Jun 19, 2017

As Sandra Day O'Connor wraps up it's second week of rehearsals for How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying, rehearsal progress is intensifying and the shows are less than a month away. How to Succeed plays on July 7th and 8th at 2:30pm at Sandra Day O'Connor High School in Phoenix, Arizona; ticket prices are yet to be announced. (more...)

Chicago Human Rhythm Project to Mark Return to the Dance Center with World Premiere
by BWW News Desk - Jul 27, 2017

After a 10-plus-year absence, Chicago Human Rhythm Project (CHRP) opens the Dance Center of Columbia College Chicago's 2017-18 season with a program assembled by Founder and Director Lane Alexander and CHRP Artist In Residence Dani Borak. Performances are September 21-23 at the Dance Center, 1306 S. Michigan Ave., Chicago. (more...)

Servant Stage Company presents SING SING SWING
by BWW News Desk - Jul 25, 2017

If you're in the mood for an energetic song and dance tribute to the Swing era, then don't miss Servant Stage Company's next production, SING SING SWING, on stage this summer at locations across Lancaster County! A joyful and nostalgic salute To the Dance styles of jive, lindy hop and the jitterbug; and the music of Duke Ellington, Count Basie and Benny Goodman, audiences won't want to miss this song and dance extravaganza. (more...)

Doug Varone & Dancers to Celebrate 30th Anniversary at Jacob's Pillow This August
by BWW News Desk - Jul 14, 2017

As Jacob's Pillow Dance Festival rings in 85 seasons, Doug Varone & Dancers celebrates its 30th anniversary as a company with a program in the Ted Shawn Theatre, August 2-6. (more...)

BWW Interview: When the Fun Was the Music: MSMT and Portland Stage's Co-Production of THE ALL NIGHT STRUT
by Carla Maria Verdino-Sllwold - Aug 9, 2017

"The All Night Strut will transport you to a time when life was happier, and the fun was the music. This show will prove that it is still about the music. The audience will go nuts for the production; they will eat it alive and want more and more of it." Curt Dale Clark knows from whence he speaks. The actor, director, author, and Artistic Director of Maine State Music Theatre has had the benefit of performing this songbook of the1930s,1940s, and 1950s in four prior productions, and he is confident that Maine audiences are going to love the production. "It is similar to The Irish," he says of last year's award-winning, sold-out collaboration, Frank McCourt's play The Irish and How They Got That Way, "in that the footprint exists for the show. Different actors populate it each time, but the end result is always the same. It is a huge hit!" (more...)

Marshall Ellis Dance School to Launch Junior Dance Company ME1st
by BWW News Desk - Aug 4, 2017

Marshall Ellis Dance School will launch its junior dance company, ME1st, next month. The program is for dancers ages 8-13 in Central Florida and provides an opportunity for them to train and perform in a positive, professional atmosphere. To be considered for ME1st, interested dancers should attend an audition class at ME Dance School. Based on skill and potential, they can be invited to join ME1st. (more...)

Reggie Wilson/Fist and Heel Performance Group to Return to The Dance Center This Fall
by BWW News Desk - Aug 31, 2017

The Dance Center of Columbia College Chicago's 44th season of presenting diverse international, national and regional contemporary dance features the return of Reggie Wilson/Fist and Heel Performance Group October 12-14 at the Dance Center, 1306 S. Michigan Ave., Chicago. (more...)

Dance Gallery Festival Returns For 11th Year; Lineup Announced
by BWW News Desk - Aug 28, 2017

Astrid von Ussar, Artistic Director of The Dance Gallery Festival, announced today the lineup for the Festival's 11th annual New York performance showcase, on Friday, November 3 at Gelsey Kirkland Arts Center, 29 Jay St in Brooklyn, and on November 4-5 at the Ailey Citigroup Theater, 405 W 55th Street, NYC. (more...)

The 2017 Dumbo Dance Festival: A Four-Day Spectacular
by BWW News Desk - Aug 28, 2017

On Thursday, October 5, 2017, WHITE WAVE Dance celebrates our 17th Anniversary season of the DUMBO Dance Festival (DDF) with a Gala Opening that heralds the most anticipated four-day festival of contemporary dance in the greater New York City region. Committed to further developing dance as an important art form, WHITE WAVE scours the globe in search of the most innovative of today's dance makers, both emerging and established, and brings them to Brooklyn for one extended weekend!    (more...)

Bleachers, Khalid and Cardi B to Perform on the MTV VMA Pre-Show; Song of Summer Nominees Announced
by TV News Desk - Aug 22, 2017

MTV today announced that Bleachers, Khalid and Cardi B will perform live from the red carpet at the 2017 “MTV VMA Pre-Show” outside of the “Fabulous” Forum in Inglewood, Calif. on Sunday, August 27th at 7:00 p.m. ET/PT. (more...)

Doug Varone & Dancers to Celebrate 30th Anniversary at Jacob's Pillow This August
by BWW News Desk - Aug 2, 2017

As Jacob's Pillow Dance Festival rings in 85 seasons, Doug Varone & Dancers celebrates its 30th anniversary as a company with a program in the Ted Shawn Theatre, August 2-6. (more...)

Ariana and the Rose Releases Music Video for 'How Does That Make You Feel'
by BWW News Desk - Aug 18, 2017

Continuing on what has been an incredible 2017 thus far, pop auteur and artist Ariana and the Rose releases the self-directed video for 'How Does That Make You Feel' via British Vogue. (more...)

LET'S DANCE BOSTON Returns to the Greenway Next Month
by BWW News Desk - Aug 14, 2017

Is swing your thing?  Do the hallowed days of disco bring back memories?  Have you always wanted to learn how to Mambo? The Celebrity Series of Boston invites dancers of all ages and abilities to grab their dancing shoes and head to the Rose Kennedy Greenway September 13-17, 2017 for the return of Let's Dance Boston. (more...)

BWW Featured Dance Studio: DANCEWAVE
by Caryn Cooper - Aug 14, 2017

Dancewave is a Brooklyn-based school/organization that focuses on the development of the whole person through an accessible dance education experience. Being located in New York City- one of the most vibrant cities in the country -- Dancewave offers students from diverse backgrounds the opportunity to learn, create and perform dance together. Since its founding in 1995 by Artistic & Executive Director Diane Jacobowitz, it is their vision to see a world where through access To the Dance experience, our youth become empowered individuals who contribute to the fabrics of their communities and beyond. (more...)

US - Presents 'People Like Us' Podcast Episode 3 Out Now
by BWW News Desk - Aug 11, 2017

The duo from Mexico and London, US are back with their third episode in their podcast series 'People Like Us', which is released on the first Friday of every month. This third episode includes a great selection of some of the finest EDM tracks at the moment from the likes of David Guetta, Hardwell, Atmozfears, M Bronx, Kaaze, Jonathan Mendelsohn, Kill The Buzz and Maddix and tracks of their very own. US are once again showcasing their taste in music and are proving why they are becoming a huge success within EDM To the Dance music scene. Their recent releases such as 'Blinded By Love' and their latest 'Evolution EP' are demonstrating their skills of mesmerizing melodies, sublime sound design, infectious beats and energetic Progressive infused Big Room vibes which light up every club in which they are played in. (more...)

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