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Wayne McGregor, Dada Masilo, Lar Lubovitch and More Set for Spring/Summer 2018 Season at The Joyce Theater
by BWW News Desk - Nov 29, 2017

Linda Shelton, Executive Director of The Joyce Theater, announced today the organization's programming for its spring/summer 2018 season, kicking off with the celebrated British choreographer and director Wayne McGregor's contemporary dance company, Company Wayne McGregor, performing the U.S. premiere of his latest work, Autobiography. (more...)

PORTRAITS OF THE WORLD: SWITZERLAND Set for Smithsonian's National Portrait Gallery
by BWW News Desk - Nov 28, 2017

'Portraits of the World: Switzerland' is the inaugural exhibition in a series that will highlight the global context of American Portraiture. (more...)

Bryn Cohn + Artists to Present DANCE EXTRAORDINARY at Artists & Fleas
by BWW News Desk - Nov 27, 2017

For one night only, join BC + A and Artists & Fleas for a unique site - specific collaboration featuring dance, art + fashion like you've never seen before! (more...)

Bryn Cohn + Artists and Artists & Fleas present DANCE EXTRAORDINARY - 12/7
by BWW News Desk - Nov 27, 2017

Bryn Cohn + Artists (BC+A) and Artists & Fleas present DANCE EXTRAORDINARY at Artists & Fleas, 568 Broadway, NYC, on Thursday December 7, 2017 at 7pm. Tickets are $35 ($12 for Artists) and are available at (more...)

The Chase Brock Experience Begins Performance Of 10th Anniversary Season Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Nov 27, 2017

The Chase Brock Experience, the Brooklyn-based contemporary dance company now celebrating its 10th season, is excited to begin performances for their two-week engagement, tonight, Monday, November 27. The engagement is set to run through December 9, at Theatre Row's Clurman Theatre (located at 412 W 42nd Street). All tickets are $29.00 and can be purchased on-line at, by phone at 212-239-6200 or at the Theatre Row Box Office. A special student rate of $19.00 is available at the box office with a valid student ID. (more...)

This Week's New Classifieds on BWW - 11/27/2017
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This Week's New Classified Listings on for 11/27/2017. (more...)

Michael Riedel, Robert Fairchild Set for 8th Annual Clive Barnes Awards at Lincoln Center; Finalists Announced!
by BWW News Desk - Nov 22, 2017

The Clive Barnes Foundation announced today that the 8th Annual Clive Barnes Awards will be presented on Monday, January 8, 2018 at The Walter Reade Theater at Lincoln Center. (more...)

Guest Blog: Eryc Taylor Dance in Mexico - Day #4
by Eryc Taylor - Nov 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...)

DANCE NOW's 2018 ENCORE! Series presents New Work by Larry Keigwin and Nicole Wolcott
by BWW News Desk - Nov 21, 2017

DANCE NOW is thrilled to present an encore presentation of Places Please!, an evening-length duet created and performed by longtime collaborators Larry Keigwin and Nicole Wolcott of KEIGWIN + COMPANY. Two performances only: Thursday, January 11, at 7pm, and Sunday, January 14, at 5pm, at Joe's Pub at The Public, 425 Lafayette Street (between East 4th Street and Astor Place), in Manhattan. (more...)

Keigwin + Company to Premiere Two New Pieces Set to Bernstein
by BWW News Desk - Jan 9, 2018

KEIGWIN + COMPANY makes their Soraya debut on Saturday, February 3 with an all-Bernstein program, which includes two world premieres with live musical accompaniment: Three Plus One performed to Bernstein's Piano Trio and Sonata to Bernstein's Sonata for Clarinet and Piano, both commissioned by The Soraya. (more...)

Get Fit This Month In The Marblehead School Of Ballet's Stretch And Strength Workshop
by BWW News Desk - Jan 8, 2018

Are you looking for a different kind of exercise class to achieve your fitness goals in 2018? The Marblehead School of Ballet's (MSB) special Stretch and Strength Workshop can help you get started. The workshop, open to teenagers and adults, will be presented on Sunday, January 28 from 11:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the studio, located at 115 Pleasant Street in Marblehead, Massachusetts. (more...)

Evan Ruggiero & Gemma Bond Named Winners of 2018 Clive Barnes Awards
by BWW News Desk - Jan 8, 2018

The Clive Barnes Foundation announced today, Monday, January 8, 2018, that Evan Ruggiero(Bastard Jones) has won the Eighth Annual Clive Barnes Award for Theater. Mr. Ruggiero received his award alongside Gemma Bond (American Ballet Theatre) who was named the recipient of theEighth Annual Clive Barnes Award for Dance. The announcement was made at the Eighth Annual Clive Barnes Awards ceremony, which was held at The Walter Reade Theatre at Lincoln Center. (more...)

Photo Coverage: The Public Theater Celebrates Opening Night of 14th Annual UNDER THE RADAR Festival
by Jennifer Broski - Jan 5, 2018

The Public Theater just celebrated opening night of its 14th annual UNDER THE RADAR FESTIVAL, running through January 15, 2018. (more...)

8th Annual Clive Barnes Awards Arrive at Lincoln Center's Walter Reade Theater
by BWW News Desk - Jan 5, 2018

As the weather begins to warm up the top of next week, providing a break from the unusually harsh winter weather NYC has been experiencing, the Clive Barnes Foundation will return to The Walter Reade Theater at Lincoln Center for the 8th annual Clive Barnes Awards on Monday, January 8, 2018 at 3:00pm. (more...)

Jinah Parker's SHE to Run Off-Broadway
by BWW News Desk - Jan 30, 2018

Choreographer, playwright, and dancer Jinah Parker's momentous and timely work SHE will run March 31 - May 19 at the Gym at Judson in Manhattan. This moving work of dance-theater-"a Choreoplay"-opens up all-too-necessary conversations about sexual trauma, systemic racism, women's healing and ownership of their bodies, and the undoing of rape culture. (more...)

Emerging Choreographer Series Comes to LaGuardia Performing Arts Center
by BWW News Desk - Jan 29, 2018

Mare Nostrum Elements, in collaboration with LaGuardia Performing Arts Center, is proud to announce the fifth annual Emerging Choreographer Series, a program that celebrates new dances ranging from modern dance to hip-hop, created by nine talented young choreographers, February 26 & 27 at 7:30 PM in The Little Theater at LaGuardia Performing Arts Center, Long Island City.    (more...)

Sandra Kaufmann Guests with Kanopy Dance, Performing 'La Bonne Dame' by Deborah Zall
by BWW News Desk - Jan 26, 2018

???????Sandra Kaufmann, former soloist with the Martha Graham Dance Company will guest with Kanopy Dance in their concert entitled 'Dark Tales', a program of thought-provoking dance that ranges in styles from classical modern to physical theater, February 9-18 in Madison Wisconsin.   Ms. Kaufmann will appear in her original solo 'A People's Cry', a modern response to violence again women; and modern dance choreographer Deborah Zall's 'La Bonne Dame: Remembering George Sand', (the novelist who adopted a male persona to ply her craft more freely).  Ms. Kaufmann will also teach a master class at the Kanopy Studio on Thursday February 8. (more...)

Maryann Plunkett, Pearl Rhein, and More Star in Ars Nova's THE LUCKY ONES
by BWW News Desk - Jan 24, 2018

Ars Nova one of the most adventurous Off-Broadway companies (New York Times), piece by piece productions and Z Space present the world premiere of The Lucky Ones, a new musical by The Bengsons and Sarah Gancher (Hundred Days), commissioned and developed by Ars Nova. (more...)

Candoco Dance Company Presents the London Premiere of FACE IN
by BWW News Desk - Jan 22, 2018

This spring, Candoco Dance Company will present the London premiere of Face In from multi-award-winning and internationally recognised choreographer Yasmeen Godder. Face In was originally commissioned by Stine Nilsen and Pedro Machado who recently stepped down as Artistic Co-Directors of Candoco. (more...)

Paul Taylor Selects Sloan Pearson as Next Member of Taylor 2
by BWW News Desk - Jan 2, 2018

Sloan Pearson has been selected by Paul Taylor to join the world-renowned Paul Taylor 2 Dance Company. (more...)

The Joyce Presents Cuban Contemporary Dance Troupe MALPASO DANCE COMPANY
by BWW News Desk - Jan 2, 2018

The Joyce Theater Foundation, Inc. (Linda Shelton, Executive Director) is thrilled to present the return of the critically acclaimed Cuban contemporary dance troupe Malpaso Dance Company from January 17 21 on The Joyce Theater stage. Tickets, ranging in price from $10-$56, can be purchased at, or by calling JoyceCharge at 212-242-0800. Please note: ticket prices are subject to change. The Joyce Theater is located at 175 Eighth Avenue at West 19th Street. For more information, please visit (more...)

The Trocadero Transformed Into Game Show For Pig Iron Benefit
by BWW News Desk - Jan 19, 2018

Pig Iron Theatre Company will transform the historic Trocadero Theatre into game show paradise for Let's Make a Squeal!, an evening of crazy contestants, deals behind doors, hot hosts, vowels, whammies, and zonks, all in the name of raising funds to support the company. (more...)

by BWW News Desk - Jan 17, 2018


2018 Rioult Dance NY Announces January Preview, Touring Schedule, and New Season
by BWW News Desk - Jan 17, 2018

Pascal Rioult's RIOULT Dance NY, the American modern dance company with a European sensibility, announces its 2018 performance schedule. RIOULT kicks off the New Year with a season teaser performance at Manhattan Movement and Arts Center on January 19 at 7:30. Tickets are $25, ($15 for students) and can be purchased at (more...)

Joshua Beamish's LONE WOLF Makes Vancouver Premiere
by BWW News Desk - Jan 12, 2018

Beamish presents the Vancouver premiere of his first evening of solos, each exploring facets of his persona, both public and private, to reconfigure and superimpose creative perspectives. (more...)

Malpaso Is The New Generation Of Cuban Contemporary Dance
by BWW News Desk - Jan 12, 2018

Did you ever dream of seeing Martha Graham, Jos Lim n, or Mark Morris when they were just starting out? Since 2014, Malpaso has grown into Cuba's best-known Contemporary Dance company. They were scouted in Cuba by respected Brooklyn choreographer Ronald K. Brown, and have been building a following at The Joyce Theater and around the world every year since. (more...)

The Joyce Theater Foundation, Inc. Announces Aaron Mattocks New Director Of Programming
by BWW News Desk - Jan 11, 2018

Linda Shelton, Executive Director of The Joyce Theater Foundation, Inc., announced today that Aaron Mattocks will take over as Director of Programming, effective February 1, 2018. Mattocks replaces Martin Wechsler, who stepped down at the end of 2017 after 32 years at The Joyce, 22 of those as Director of Programming, helping to transform the organization into the world's leading presenter of dance. (more...)

Aasif Mandvi, Nona Hendryx, David Amram and More to Perform at UNDER THE RADAR
by BWW News Desk - Jan 10, 2018

See the lineup of fantastic shows coming to Joe's Pub for the 2018 Under the Radar Festival. (more...)

BWW Feature: 20TH ANNIVERARY SEASON at South Florida Symphony Orchestra
by John Lariviere - Jan 10, 2018

It's the talk of the town! Delight your choreodrama senses by experiencing Martha Graham's Dance of Life, the pinnacle of the South Florida Symphony Orchestra's 20th Anniversary Season led by Founder Music Director Sebrina Maria Alfonso. (more...)

BWW Morning Brief January 10th, 2018: Jake Shears in KINKY BOOTS, HAMILTON Lyric Changes, and More!
by Stephanie Wild - Jan 10, 2018

Good morning BroadwayWorld! Today's top stories: Jake Shears made his Broadway debut in KINKY BOOTS, HAMILTON gets some lyric changes across the sea, and more! (more...)

Lar Lubovitch Dance Company Announces 50th Anniversary Season At The Joyce Theater
by BWW News Desk - Feb 20, 2018

The internationally renowned Lar Lubovitch Dance Company celebrates its 50th anniversary this spring with two programs at The Joyce Theater featuring the world premiere of Lar Lubovitch's Something About Night as well as signature works from the Company's vast repertory. The Company will be joined by the Martha Graham Dance Company and principals from The Joffrey Ballet, each performing seminal Lubovitch dances in honor of this milestone year. Performances are at The Joyce Theater April 17–22, 2018 (Tuesday and Wednesday at 7:30pm, Thursday and Friday at 8pm, Saturday at 2pm and 8pm, and Sunday at 2pm). (more...)

HUNDRED DAYS Announced as La Jolla Playhouse's Final Production of 2018/19 Season
by BWW News Desk - Feb 16, 2018

La Jolla Playhouse announces Hundred Days, book by The Bengsons and Sarah Gancher, music and lyrics by The Bengsons, directed by Anne Kauffman, and movement direction by Sonya Tayeh, as the final production of its 2018/2019 season, to run September 22 - October 21 in the Playhouse's Mandell Weiss Forum. (more...)

Rioult Dance NY Announces 2018 Winter Gala 'Centered On The Future'
by BWW News Desk - Feb 15, 2018

Pascal Rioult's RIOULT Dance NY announces its Centered On The Future 2018 Winter Gala to be held on Wednesday February 28, 2018 at The Lighthouse at Chelsea Piers – Pier 61 a 6:30pm. This year's Gala will honor Joseph W. Armbrust, Kaufman Astoria Studios, and Steinway & Sons. The Gala Co-Chairs are John A. MacKinnon and Harsha Murthy. Long-time friends of the company, actress Kathleen Turner, will speak and offer a special rendition of It's Only A Paper Moon, and Tony nominated Christine Andreas will sing Hymne a L'Amour reprising her 2015 collaboration with RIOULT. The Gala will feature dance performances, an auction, a gourmet dinner, followed by a DJ and dancing. (more...)

Alison Cook Beatty Dance Presents MOVING STORIES
by BWW News Desk - Feb 14, 2018

???????Alison Cook Beatty Dance will perform HUMANITAS, THE EMOTIONS PROJECT, THE UNINVITED GUEST, and WHALE (world premiere). The ninety-minute performance will include two intermissions. Guest artists Kitty Lunn and Winston Dynamite Brown will be performing short works with Ms. Cook-Beatty as well. (more...)

Radio City Rockette To Teach At Marblehead School Of Ballet's Celebrated Summer Intensive Dance 2018
by BWW News Desk - Feb 12, 2018

??????? The Marblehead School of Ballet (MSB) announces Jessica Davison, a member of the Radio City Rockettes in New York City, returns for a second year to teach a jazz master class at the school's celebrated Summer Intensive Dance 2018 program.  She joins other prominent guest faculty teaching in the school's summer program. (more...)

BWW Interview: Zachary Infante in THE BRIDGE OF SAN LUIS REY at TRT
by Marina Kennedy - Feb 12, 2018

Two River Theater will be presenting the world premiere of 'The Bridge of San Luis Rey' by Thornton Wilder from 2/17 to 3/18. Directed by Ken Rus Schmoll, it has been adapted for the stage by and stars David Greenspan. had the pleasure of interviewing Zachary Infante who plays Esteban in The Bridge of San Luis Rey. (more...)

Inaugural Wadsworth Piano Competition Announces Semi-Finalists For April 2018 Competition
by BWW News Desk - Feb 12, 2018

The Charles Wadsworth Piano Competition (CWPC) today announces the eight semi-finalists chosen to compete in the inaugural competition held at The Donald W. Nixon Centre for the Visual and Performing Arts in Newnan, GA: Nadia Azzi (Colburn School, CA), Hilda Huang (Yale University, CT), Aristo Sham (Harvard University, MA), Zhiheng Guo (Manhattan School of Music, NY), Dominic Cheli (Colburn School, CA), Michael Davidman (Curtis Institute of Music, PA), Angie Zhang (The Juilliard School, NY), Peng Lin (The Juilliard School, NY). (more...)

Rachel Pickup and Rachel Botchan To Perform Reading Of New Michael Raver Play QUIET ELECTRICITY
by BWW News Desk - Feb 11, 2018

Melissa Rain Anderson will direct a reading of Michael Raver's stirring new play, Quiet Electricity as part of Emerging Artists Theatre's New Work Series. (more...)

Sokolow Dance Co. Bring Rarely Seen Sokolow Works to the Stage
by BWW News Desk - Feb 1, 2018

SOKOLOW THEATRE/DANCE ENSEMBLE, in its first season under the artistic direction of Samantha Geracht, will appear in rarely seen works by legendary American modern dance pioneer Anna Sokolow, including her Moods, which has not been performed since the late 1970's, along with Dreams and Preludes.   The Company will be joined by guests Jennifer Conley, former soloist with the Martha Graham Dance Company, performing Sokolow's solo Poem, and Clarence Brooks, former Company member, in ?Sweet in the Morning, ?by choreographer Leni Wylliams.   Four performances, March 8-11 at the Mark O'Donnell Theater at the Actors Fund Arts Center, 160 Schermerhorn Street, Brooklyn. (more...)

SITI Company's HANJO Kicks Off Tonight at Japan Society
by BWW News Desk - Dec 7, 2017

Japan Society presents the New York City premiere of SITI Company's striking interpretation of Yukio Mishima's play Hanjo, created and performed by the internationally acclaimed ensemble theater SITI Company, in a new English Translation by SITI Co-Artistic Director Leon Ingulsrud, who also directs. (more...)

Catherine Cabeen/Hyphen to Present GIVE ME MORE World Premiere at TNC
by BWW News Desk - Dec 7, 2017

Catherine Cabeen/Hyphen presents the world premiere of Give Me More, a three-part work exploring the relationship between conditioning, consumption, and self-worth. The program features choreography by Catherine Cabeen, a cast of seven performers, and lighting design by Philip Trevino. Performances will take place Thursday Saturday, January 25 27, at 8pm, at Theater for the New City, 155 First Avenue, in Manhattan. (more...)

January Dance Events Announced At 92Y
by BWW News Desk - Dec 7, 2017

January Dance events have been announced at the 92nd Street Y. See full details below: (more...)

Kishi Bashi, Erin Markey, Choir! Choir! Choir! and More Coming Up at Joe's Pub This January
by BWW News Desk - Dec 5, 2017

In January 2018, Joe's Pub at The Public presents its annual slate of showcases coinciding with APAP NYC 2018, January 12-16, the annual Association of Performing Artists Presenters conference drawing presenters from around the world. (more...)

This Week's New Classifieds on BWW - 12/4/2017
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This Week's New Classified Listings on for 12/4/2017. (more...)

Segerstrom Center For The Arts Announces Line-Up For 2018 Off Center Festival, 1/19-2/3
by BWW News Desk - Dec 20, 2017

Segerstrom Center's annual Off Center Festival returns January 19 February 3, 201 8 for another thrillin g walk on the wild side of new theater, music and avant - garde performance art. (more...)

Martha Graham School to Hold Teen Winter Intensives
by BWW News Desk - Dec 18, 2017

Teens@Graham, the Martha Graham School's flagship program for dancers ages 10-17, helps students strengthen their dance and academic performance through study of the Graham Technique, Ballet, Contemporary, Composition, and Repertory. (more...)

The 14th Street Y And Bryn Cohn + Artists present THE ART OF LOSS 2/16
by BWW News Desk - Dec 18, 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. Renowned for their ferocious physicality, theatrical worlds and intimate performances, BC + A navigates an unforgettable cultural, emotional and kinetic adventure. (more...)

Martha Graham Dance Company to Present Two Graham Studio Events This January
by BWW News Desk - Dec 14, 2017

In January, the Martha Graham Dance Company will present two events as part of its Graham Studio Series offering audiences a behind-the-scenes look at the work of both the Company and Graham 2 in the intimate setting of its West Village studios. (more...)

Hong Kong Dance Company Presents The Works Of Emerging Choreographers With TALE OF THREE CITIES
by BWW News Desk - Dec 12, 2017

Featuring shining talent from Hong Kong, Taitung and Seoul, Tale of Three Cities delves into the history of time-honoured cultures. Retracing our roots and contemplating modern life, the dance performance depicts our innate longing to return to nature. Dance Master and Choreographer of the Hong Kong Dance Company, Xie Yin, along with internationally acclaimed choreographer Bulareyaung Pagarlava, member of the Paiwan tribe in Taitung, and emerging Korean choreographer Han Hyo-lim set to explore the potential of the body within the context of intangible heritage telling stories about their homes through the body. (more...)

This Week's New Classifieds on BWW - 12/11/2017
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This Week's New Classified Listings on for 12/11/2017. (more...)

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