Category: Dance
They Shook Up Ballet in Philly, and Now They're In New York
By SUSAN REITER
Thursday, August 11, 2016  •   Dance  •    0 comments Share This
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Get to Know BalletX --- The words "summer vacation" certainly mean nothing to the dancers of BalletX. This forward-looking, Philadelphia-based ensemble has been performing nonstop during July and August. Immediately following their two-week summer home season – which, typically, offered two world premieres – they performed at...
Can You Find Yourself While You're Playing a Cat?
By LAUREN KAY
Monday, August 01, 2016  •   Dance  •    0 comments Share This
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In the Broadway revival of Cats, Tyler Hanes has a surprising revelation --- Welcome to Building Character, our ongoing look at actors and how they create their roles It takes a special kind of performer to star in Cats, the musical about a group of junkyard felines angling for a chance to be reincarnated in the so-called "Heaviside Layer." For...
HEWMAN Brings Dance Where It Wasn't Before
By LAUREN KAY
Friday, July 29, 2016  •   Dance  •    0 comments Share This
Fri Jul 29, 2016  •   Dance  •    0 comments Share This
Their new dance can't be finished without you --- In 2014, three recent Juilliard alums looked at the resource- and time-scare dance world and decided to combine forces. They already shared an aesthetic interest in the human body and artistic principles about promoting audience engagement, so really, the chance to co-manage company responsibilities...
When You're Dancing Shakespeare, Every Movement Matters
By SUSAN REITER
Thursday, July 21, 2016  •   Dance  •    0 comments Share This
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How dancers create character in Christopher Wheeldon's new ballet --- He may not have been a dancer, but Shakespeare has become indispensable to the ballet. Choreographers can't resist his work, with plays like Romeo and Juliet and A Midsummer Night's Dream constantly being reimagined for dance troupes across the world. Still, Christopher Wheeldon...
Twyla Tharp Classics Find New Life
By SUSAN REITER
Monday, July 11, 2016  •   Dance  •    0 comments Share This
Mon Jul 11, 2016  •   Dance  •    0 comments Share This
The legendary choreographer presents a rare revival of her material --- Last November Twyla Tharp marked her 50th anniversary as a choreographer in a big way – with a program of two brand-new works at Lincoln Center. But Tharp – ever the disciplined and creative choreographer – has more to offer in celebration of this milestone....
WATCH: Meet RIOULT Dance NY
By LAUREN KAY
Monday, July 11, 2016  •   Dance  •    0 comments Share This
Mon Jul 11, 2016  •   Dance  •    0 comments Share This
Meet Rioult, where modern dance touches on deeply human truths This video was directed by Lauren Kay. It was shot and edited by Nicholas Guldner. Here's why Meet the Dance Company exists. You can meet more dance companies here....
She's Making Her Broadway Debut (Again)
By LAUREN KAY
Monday, June 20, 2016  •   Dance  •    1 comment Share This
Mon Jun 20, 2016  •   Dance  •    1 comment Share This
How dancer-associate choreographer Alison Solomon juggles two careers at once --- No, that title's not a riddle. While she has performed around the country for years, the Long Island native actually earned her first two Broadway credits as an associate choreographer. Now, however, she's landed onstage in Finding Neverland, the whimsical musical...
Here's to the Laddies Who Dance
By ALINA ADAMS
Monday, June 13, 2016  •   Dance  •    0 comments Share This
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Musical theatre showed my son that it's okay he does ballet --- My son is 12 years old. He is finishing up sixth grade. He loves math, science, and computer programming. And ballet. He's been taking dance classes since he was 8, and is currently in a 10½-hours-a-week pre-professional program in which he studies ballet, flamenco, and modern. At...
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