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Spring preview: eight opera and dance performances this spring in New York

Even at the best of times, opera and dance are dying art forms. Their following is loyal but small, and not necessarily growing. Yet they persevere because there will always be a core group supporting new and classic work. The Metropolitan Opera reopened in the fall and, unlike many theatrical events, did not miss performances […]

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Works & Process At The Guggenheim Announces Free Dance Performances at David Rubenstein Atrium

Works & Process, the performing arts series at the Guggenheim, in partnership with the Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts and the Universal Hip Hop Museum, announce a series of free dance events in the David Rubenstein Atrium at Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts on March 25, April 29, and May 20, 2022 at […]

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Deeply Rooted Expands Mac Dance Instruction to Chicago’s South Side

Building on its successful dance education program, Deep-rooted dance theater adds a new location for new and existing programs, in addition to its original location at Ballet Chicago in downtown Chicago. Classes and workshops at the new Mayfair Arts Center (MAC), 8701 S. Bennett Avenue, Chicago, March 5 through April 25, with a culmination of […]

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Dance Artist Residency Program | The Music Diary

Thursday, February 24, 2022, 5:30 p.m. The aim of the Dance Artist Residency Scheme is to stabilize and support a network of dance artists in residence across the country. The system is specifically aimed at dance artists working in collaboration with an artistic centre, a festival and/or a community (the community is mandatory for section […]

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Remembering Nai-Ni Chen: Inventive, prolific dance artist dies at 62

Nai-Ni Chen dances in her own piece, “Mirage.” Choreographer and dancer Nai-Ni Chen died on Dec. 12 at the age of 62, while swimming off the beach in Honolulu. Bridging centuries-old Chinese traditions and contemporary art, Chen was a brilliant performer and a humanitarian whose sophisticated theater works often involved collaborations with contemporary musicians. Her […]

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Milwaukee Theatre, Music and Dance Performances to See in Early 2022

Milwaukee artists and art directors are all too familiar with an old sports cliche: the most important ability is availability. In this era of COVID-19, theatre, music and dance companies are devoting serious rigor and energy to protecting performers and audience members from the virus so that performances can continue. “Navigating the pandemic and labor […]

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The Fusion event features dance performances

The Asian Cultural Society and Black Student Union hosted Fusion – Fostering Unity overnight at Zoellner Arts Center on December 3. Fusion is an annual event showcasing the diverse cultural talents that members of the Lehigh community have to offer. The event featured cultural dance performances from student groups such as Tumbao, African Renaissance, Phi […]

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PAC organizes festive choir and dance performances – The Collegian

Several Christmas-themed arts events will take place at SDSU in December, including a Madrigal Dinner, the annual Christmas Choral Concert, and a performance of “Christmas Celebration” through State University theater and dance. Madrigal dinners The Madrigal Dinners are a recreation of an Elizabethan-era Christmas feast and will feature performances by 20 head table singers, the […]

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Live theater and dance performances return to UWSP

Metro wire staff The live theater and dance performances will return to UW-Stevens Point this fall, bringing two musicals, one play, one original play, two dance concerts and two staged readings to audiences at college stages. The school’s theater and dance department’s “Back to the Boards” season packages, the First Nighters dinner series and individual […]

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Segerstrom Center for the Arts Announces 2021 Dance Performances – Cerritos Community News

August 26, 2021 COSTA MESA, Calif. – Segerstrom Arts Center is thrilled to announce 2021 Dance Shows featuring a diverse and culturally rich program starting next month with three of North America’s most innovative dance companies coming to Orange County. From modern dance to contemporary ballet, the Center will host an extraordinary range of performances […]

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‘Garden as Gallery’ is a series of dance performances

A combination of dance performances and an in-house exhibition will take place at Gorse Hill and the Mermaid Arts Center in July. The outdoor dance events will be held in conjunction with an exhibition titled “Garden as Gallery, Gallery as Garden” by artist Joan Davis in the Mermaid Gallery. The exhibition opens on July 2. […]

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Tulsa Ballet announces 2021-2022 season with classical ballet and contemporary dance performances

TULSA, Okla. – The artistic director of Tulsa Ballet, Marcello Angelini, announced the details of the 2021-2022 season for the dance company on Friday April 23, during a virtual event. Angelini hopes the coming season will bring the Tulsa Ballet back to a sense of normalcy. “The past 14 months have been difficult for all […]

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Here’s where you can stream dance performances online

While live shows have temporarily ceased, many dance companies have moved their shows online! Here is a list of places to stream line dancing: Trisha Brown Dance Company Watch videos every week on the company’s website and on the IGTV channel (@trishabrowncompany). Next up is his 1985″job titleand a new, socially distanced version of his […]

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7 dance shows to see in New York this weekend

Our guide to the dance shows happening this weekend and in the week ahead. VLAANDRE BALLET at the Joyce Theater (March 3-5, 7:30 p.m.; March 5, 8 p.m.; until March 7). Also known as the Royal Ballet of Flanders, this Belgian company is celebrating its 50th anniversary with a program of three best international choreographers […]

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Black History Month dance performances explore race

Legend Artists from the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater perform “Greenwood” by Donald Byrd. Contributed by Paul Kolnik Legend Artists from the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater perform “Greenwood” by Donald Byrd. Contributed by Paul Kolnik Rhoden and Byrd’s works touch on different aspects of African American culture and history, and they take on different […]

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Ten festive dance performances bring the holiday spirit

THE NUTCRACKER BY MIKKO NISSINEN While there are “Nutcracker” productions all over New England this time of year, none can match the Boston Ballet version for its grandeur, excellent dancing, and live music. The company’s narrative of Clara’s fantastical journey sets the standard for jaw-dropping ballet magic. 29 Nov-Dec $29.37-$300. Citizens Bank Opera. 617-695-6955, www.bostonballet.org […]

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Things to do in LA: Fall 2019 Dance Shows

Fall is the perfect time to immerse yourself in the beauty of dance, from local talent to global ensembles, who will be presenting a variety of new and historic works in the coming weeks. Benjamin Millepied’s upcoming festival celebrates the future of dance in Los Angeles with premieres from choreographers such as Kyle Abraham, Jacob […]

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Bodiography announces new classical dance shows for the 2019-2020 season | Dance | Pittsburgh

Click to enlarge Photo: Eric Rose Bodiography Bodiography Contemporary Ballet delivers great performances for dance fans in Pittsburgh and beyond with its 2019-20 season. The Pittsburgh-based company and school of dance announced their new season with a number of local dates, beginning with a company-in-residence at Butler County Community College Succop Theater […]

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5 dance shows to see in New York this weekend

Our guide to the dance shows happening this weekend and in the week ahead. COMPANY ABT STUDIO at the Joyce Theater (April 24, 7:30 p.m.; April 25, 8 p.m.; until April 27). This group, led by former American Ballet Theater soloist Sascha Radetsky, acts as a bridge between ballet training and a professional career. The […]

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5 Dance Shows From Around the World in Chicago

Budding ballerinas, dedicated dancers and art enthusiasts will be inspired by some of the incredible dance performances taking place in Chicago in the months to come. Dance styles from around the world will be showcased, providing both opportunities to explore different cultures and to see that dance truly can be a universal medium of communication. […]