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Philadelphia's MM2 Modern Dance Company will be offering three FREE programs this spring at The Porch at 30th Street Station.
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Facing all fronts and occupying serial centers, MERCE CUNNINGHAM stands at the pivot point of 20th-century performance; along with partner and collaborator John Cage, he initiated the critical freedoms taken up in postmodern dance.
Born 20 years apart, U.S. dancer-choreographers Trisha Brown and Stephen Petronio are related artistically yet about as different as their genders.
TODAY at NJPAC in partnership with Alvin Ailey Dance Company, there will be a panel discussion on Alvin Ailey's Revelations: A Fresh Look at a Classic.
With old-timey string tunes that'll lift your spirits and your knees, the Carolina Chocolate Drops know how to get the party hopping like no other revivalist band can.
Spring comes in leaps and bounds with the return of Philly's own modern dance company Philadanco performing Blood, Sweat, and Dance, Thursday -Saturday, April 17-19, 2014, at Perelman Theater.
The Austin Dance Fest at Cafe Dance in central Austin is an exciting development on the dance scene.
One of the most interesting young choreographers today Swedish Stina Nyberg, with a sharp contemporary expression, lets the dancers create music and movements in an integrated work of art in which choreography, sound and light are equal.
"Living legend" is used so frequently, some elevated version of the phrase seems necessary to capture the full stature of modern-dance giant Paul Taylor.
"Goddamn, Iggy Azalea is fine as hell," is what anyone and everyone must be thinking after watching the Australian-born rapper's recent music video for "Fancy," which is a spot-on ode to 1995's Clueless.
I was introduced to Paul Taylor when I was about nine years old. My father, Bob Geis, was a Public Affairs Officer for the United States Information Agency in Leningrad in the late 1970s.
Hunte is among 70 young women from 70 countries across five continentals. The 2014 Edition will be held on the Convention Centre of Grand Hilton Seoul on May 31. Local franchise holder Oneness Entertainment T&T conducted screening on March 9 at the Petrotrin Staff Club.
If the long-awaited arrival of spring makes you feel like dancing, go ahead. But also think about watching some very talented dancers express themselves in these productions.
The Newberry is honored to be the second recipient of The Ruth Page Center for the Arts Distinguished Service Award.