Modern Dance News
News on Modern Dance continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.
Should states lower the drinking age to 18?
Should vaccinations for children be legally required?
It is always nice to write a Letter to the Editor that is completely positive. A performance of Tchaikovsky's "The Nutcracker" that we attended Sunday afternoon at the IP was certainly all positive.
Jesse Chin , Suzy Myre and Jenni Bregman perform in Stacey Printz's "Soul + Mates."
When I first saw a trailer for Shunya Ito's "Hajimari mo Owari mo Nai ," an all-but dialogue-free film starring dancer/actor Min Tanaka, I thought it might be a 95-minute performance piece - and thus better reviewed by a dance critic than by me.
Fairytales such as "Cinderella", "Snow White" or "Sleeping Beauty" traditionally involve young, innocent and beautiful women, completely alone in the world, who suffer at the hands of a malevolently evil and sinister older woman and are eventually saved by a handsome, dashing young prince and everyone lives "happily ever after".
On Dec. 7, the Grand Valley State University Dance Company will bring its Fall Dance Concert to the Louis Armstrong Theatre in the Performing Arts Center.
The adventures of Evliya Chelebi, a 17th century Ottoman world traveller, have been translated into a contemporary dance performance, Travelogue 2. Choreographed by Beyhan Murphy and performed by the Modern Dance Theater Istanbul, the troupe has travelled around the world and made a pit stop in Bangkok last week as part of the International Dance ... (more)
Aiea High School's Dance Program is presenting THIS YEAR'S Ballet and Modern Dance Celebration.
Vision, Faith, & Desire II: Dancemakers Inspired by Martha Graham will be co-presented by Winifred Haun & Dancers and the Chicago Department of Cultural Affairs and Special Events .
December has arrived and brought a wealth of holiday productions to the Bay Area - let's take a look at a selection of what's on offer.
"The 12 Days of Christmas" plays a dubious role, both as a carol and furthermore as a shopping guideline.
Turning buildings into musical instruments, specifically harps with strings as long as 800 feet, forces you to perceive space differently, says dancer and choreographer Holly Rothschild, a founding member of the Los Angeles-based performance group String Theory.
Fifty actors, dancers, and musicians join the Cleo Parker Robinson Dance ensemble this December for a string of celebratory performances to put audiences in the holiday mood.
This year, Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater's season includes a world premiere, "LIFT," by Aszure Barton, and two company premieres, "Chroma," by Wayne McGregor, and "D-Man in the Waters," by Bill T. Jones.
All five thousand seats at the Phoenix Comerica Theatre were stuffed earlier this Thanksgiving week during the live So You Think You Can Dance Tour 2013 performance.