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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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Ballet Hispánico appoints Chell Parkins as its first Dance Education Scholar-in-Residence

Hispanic Balletthe renowned Latinx dance organization recognized as one of America’s cultural treasures, has appointed Chell Parkins as the first scholar-in-residence in dance education as part of its Community Arts Partnerships (CAP) collaboration with Teachers College, Columbia University on behalf of their Doctor of Dance Education program and the Arnold Institute for Dance Education Research, […]

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Travel by wagon to five unique dance performances in Scottsdale in March

The Scottsdale Center for the Performing Arts and The Movement Source Dance Company will present a special series of moving dance performances in Old Town Scottsdale on March 4-5. Arizona Trolley Dances will begin at the center, where patrons will ride Ollie the Trolley for a tour of short dance works at various downtown locations. […]

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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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Bucks County Playhouse celebrates the season with exciting music and dance performances – thereporteronline

NEW HOPE >> Familiar faces – and a few new friends – will grace the stage at the iconic Bucks County Playhouse when the theater features a roster of guest performers to celebrate the holiday season. From the return of The Everly Brothers Experience to Tony Tony nominated Melissa Errico with ultimate pianist Billy Stritch […]

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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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Local dance groups marching for collaborative dance performances November 11-13

By Mike Cook Five Las Cruces dance groups will come together for three performances of a collaborative dance. “Dance for All / All for Dance” will feature dancers from Lifted Dance Collective, Las Cruces High School Performing Dance, New Mexico State University DanceSport Company, NMSU Dancers Unlimited and Verdi Dance Academy of Las Cruces. Performances […]

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Top 10 Twin Cities Dance Shows To Experience This Fall

Autumn sound garden Enjoy the beauty of transforming colors as composer and director JG Everest shares the third of his four seasonal presentations, “Water Suite”. It features dancers Leslie O’Neill, Erika Hansen, Sarah Baumert and Megan Mayer. (Oct. 2, West River Parkway, Mpls. Free but reservations required, waveletscreative.org) ‘Frankenstein’ Author Mary Shelley’s own story is […]

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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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Designer Sandhya Raman on her journey of costumes for dance performances, design innovations for a digital stage – Art-and-culture News, Firstpost

According to Raman, costume is a study of heritage, space and time, events that take place nationally, globally and politically, which are emulsified into a design that can hold an audience in its grip. “The costumes start their performance before the dancers even set foot on stage, because they say everything about the show,” remarks […]

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New Studios Open for Next Step in Dance Education | Rowan today

Bold New Project Brings Rowan University Dance Program to Next Stage of Evolution after May 25 inauguration ceremony of a dance studio building on the Glassboro campus. The long-held dream of new facilities is becoming a reality with the construction starting next June of an addition starting from the west side of Wilson Hall, which […]

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Turning Pointe brings free outdoor dance performances to Falmouth

FALMOUTH – Imagine pirouettes in the gardens, joyous leaps in the courtyards and exuberant dances among the flowering trees. Turning Pointe Dance Studio Artistic Director Laura Sciortino has scheduled a series of outdoor pop-up shows around Falmouth this spring. A surprisingly mild spring coupled with a high rate of vaccine delivery on Cape Cod makes […]

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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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Dance artist’s family tradition inspires Live Arts Miami’s ‘Rosewater’

An African American woman in a bright red dress and cat-eye sunglasses poses in front of a pale yellow Studebaker, a pair of white gloves in her hands. The slight Polaroid fade suggests the frequent manipulation of a cherished photo. The image captures Elma Julius Newton-Henry, grandmother of dance artist Michelle Grant-Murray, who is also […]

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Lied’s virtual offerings include a jazz band led by Marsalis, a multimedia dance artist | Nebraska today

The Lied Center for Performing Arts is offering nine free virtual events in April, including music, dance and theater. The programming is part of the Lied’s commitment to continue to bring the arts to the people of Nebraska, no matter the circumstances. If needed, event registration is available here. The events are: ” The democracy […]

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Dance Education During COVID-19 • Dance • Marymount Manhattan College

With the reopening of MMC’s main campus during the fall 2020 semester, the Department of Dance was challenged with continuing education in a discipline characterized by performing arts. Following the virtual / open campus education model, dance education persevered through the addition of new equipment, the implementation of health and safety protocols, and the determination […]

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Fun activities, events, concerts, theater, pressure dance shows

PLEASE VISIT THE WEBSITE OR CALL VENUE FOR THE COVID-19 UPDATE BEFORE PARTICIPATING IN AN EVENT Feel “D” Love: 6 p.m. today through February 28, Depot Park, 200 SE Depot Ave. Free. (depotpark.org) Landscaping and park elements illuminated with romantic lighting themes every night throughout February. Slowest exposure survival: Now – September 12, Florida Museum […]

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It’s time to tackle sexual misconduct in dance education

In 2001, the young Chanel, a determined, ambitious, fiery and stubborn teenager, was about to start her sophomore year at LaGuardia High School of Music & Art and Performing Arts, also known as the very “Fame” school. acclaimed. I was an excellent student, a promising young dancer and appreciated by my teachers and my peers. […]

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“We Are Hip Hop” will feature dance performances, art, poetry, Zoom workshops and DJ battles

By Charlie Leonard August 31, 2020 (updated) Created by local artists, a new music festival titled “We Are Hip Hop” is coming to the Booth Playhouse. The festival will run from January 21-24, 2021 and will feature virtual and in-person performances from hip hop artists and dancers, DJs, spoken word poets, graffiti artists, and more. […]

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Dance artist Yvonne Montoya presents the online debut of STORIES FROM HOME: ADDENDUM COVID-19

Tucson-based bi-national choreographer, mother and artist Yvonne Montoya announces her new online series Stories From Home: COVID-19 Addendum, which will debut July 15, with new content appearing weekly from July 15 through September 16, 2020. Newly Evolved in response to COVID-19 and quarantine-based parenting and work, Stories From Home is a dance series embodying the […]

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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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Bon Iver cancels Houston dance shows after sudden scandal

Society of the Performing Arts staff, modern dance aficionados and fans of the folk-rock hero Good Iver were disappointed when the famous independent artist canceled his scheduled performances in Houston of come through with the Minnesota dance company TU Dance on February 20 and 21 at Jones Hall. Cancellation comes after TU Dance co-founder Uri […]

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Gambit Winter 2020 Entertainment Preview: Dance Performances Include Ballet, Contemporary, Improv and More | Events

Check Gambit’s weekly “Going Out” lists for updated information and new events. Visit “Box Office” for more information on the venue. January 25 Stars 50th Anniversary Party The New Orleans Ballet Association presents the show featuring dancers from the Joffrey Ballet, the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater and the National Ballet of Canada. Mahalia Jackson […]

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On the GCC campus: teachers and alumni will present dance performances

The annual faculty and alumni dance production at Glendale Community College will take place over three days, with four performances in the school’s auditorium starting Friday. The performances will take place on Friday at 8 p.m., on Saturday at 2 p.m. and 8 p.m. and on Sunday at 2 p.m. Free entry. Children under 5 […]

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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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8 Dance Shows to See in NYC This Weekend

[Read about the events that our other critics have chosen for the week ahead.] KAYLA FARRISH/DECENT STRUCTURE ARTS at the Danspace Project (Oct. 17-19, 8 p.m.). When farrish speaks of a new frontier, it confronts the past and imagines a future in which people of color, women and minorities are pioneers paving the way for […]

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Dance Shows and Things to Do This Fall in Colorado

It’s definitely fall, and as the weather cools, the action on local stages heats up. Local and national dance companies will be putting their best foot forward over the next few months; here’s what to expect: Block ballet: Nutcracker, November 29-December 8. Modern Masters: Taylor & Wheeldon, February 21-23. Sleeping Beauty, May 15-17. Ballet in […]

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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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The Dance Arts Academy, in partnership with Darby’s Dancers, offers a free dance instruction program for children with special needs

Once a week, children with special needs can learn all types of dance in a supportive environment at Darby’s Dancers classes at the Dance Arts Academy. Dotty Hancock Frolic, twirl, jump – all things children love to do. And what better way to express yourself, learn new moves and just have fun than in a […]

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Wagner College Introduces Dance Education Major

This fall, Wagner College will begin offering a new dance education major, building on the strength of its nationally acclaimed theater program, Wagner College Theatre, which recently celebrated its 50th anniversary. “The new major will cultivate dance artists of the highest caliber, who will be multidimensional in their field of study and dance pedagogy, who […]

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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. […]

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Unique theater and dance performances will take to the High Country stage this summer | The music

BOONE, NC – An Appalachian summer festival is proud to present unique works of theater and dance to captivate and inspire audiences this season. 2018 performances include Aspen Santa Fe Ballet, BODYTRAFFIC, and the North Carolina Black Repertory Company Production The legend of Buster Neal. These performances will be presented at the Schaefer Center for […]

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Shiamak Davar explains how teaching dance can transform learning in Indian schools

Ohen I decided to make dance my profession, my primary goal was to create a dance academy that promotes dance as an education. Since then, my goal has been to provide quality dance education in India through a well-structured curriculum, inculcating correct technique and providing sound training to students of all ages. We have been […]