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Dance Emerge showcases eclectic work by student choreographers and Muhlenberg faculty

Dance Emerge showcases eclectic work by student choreographers and Muhlenberg faculty

Muhlenberg College dancers tell their stories through movement, as the Muhlenberg Theatre & Dance Department presents “Dance Emerge,” a showcase for dance works created by emerging choreographers, April 16-18 in the College’s Baker Theatre. Jeffrey Peterson is the artistic director […]

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Sean Curran dances tune in The Radio Hour

Sean Curran dances tune in The Radio Hour

Curran & Coker discuss a move for Nora in The Radio Hour by Lewis Whittington for The Dance Journal Choreographer Seán Curran has been running his New York based  Seán Curran Company since 1997 and as successful has they have […]

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Tori Lawrence and Co. Returns to the Barnes

Tori Lawrence and Co. Returns to the Barnes

Tori Lawrence + Co. created a 45-minute site-specific dance, Holding Place, made specifically for the Barnes Foundation, which premiered at the Foundation in 2012 and is now returning to its home. The dance was created in response to the, then, […]

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TKO at Shut Up & Dance 2015

TKO at Shut Up & Dance 2015

Photo credit: Kelly Leggett by Lewis Whittington for The Dance Journal The Forrest Theatre was all but full of dance devotees of the annual Shut Up & Dance benefit for MANNA (Metropolitan Area Neighborhood Nutrition Alliance) presented by the Dancers […]

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Tommie-Waheed Evans brings BOTCH to the Painted Bride

Tommie-Waheed Evans brings BOTCH to the Painted Bride

Tommie-Waheed Evans presents the debut performance of Waheed Works’ Botch, on April 10th and 11th at 8pm at the Painted Bride Art Center in Philadelphia. Botch is the culmination of an ongoing exploration of lightness and darkness through movement. Melding techniques […]

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Performance and Visual Art Collide as Seattle-based duo makes Philadelphia Debut

Performance and Visual Art Collide as Seattle-based duo makes Philadelphia Debut

Photos by Tim Summers FringeArts Presents BeginAgain from zoe|juniper Seattle-based duo zoe|juniper brings their collision of video and stage magic with dance to FringeArts this spring. Choreographer Zoe Scofield and visual artist Juniper Shuey create an enchanted environment for mysterious […]

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Koresh Dance Company Premieres AFTERSHOCK

Koresh Dance Company Premieres AFTERSHOCK

This spring, Koresh Dance Company brings new contemporary work and a fashion-themed gala to the Suzanne Roberts Theatre. The company recently hailed as “the most exciting dance experience in Philadelphia” (Philadelphia Weekly) will premiere Ronen Koresh’s latest work, Aftershock, March […]

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Pennsylvania Ballet Trustees Appoint David Gray as Executive Director

Pennsylvania Ballet Trustees Appoint David Gray as Executive Director

The Board of Trustees of Pennsylvania Ballet announces the appointment of David Gray as Executive Director. “We are extremely pleased to officially welcome David Gray as our Executive Director,” said Board Chair, David Hoffman. “With his strong leadership style and […]

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Tangle presents all-new  aerial dance: Tell It Slant

Tangle presents all-new aerial dance: Tell It Slant

Tangle Movement Arts presents Tell It Slant, an all-new aerial dance performance. Tangle’s nine-woman cast mixes traditional circus arts, like trapeze and acrobatics, with dance, theater, and spoken word, to explore female strength, identity, and relationships between women. In Tell […]

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Pennsylvania Ballet Welcomes Russell Ducker as Corps de Ballet Member

Pennsylvania Ballet Welcomes Russell Ducker as Corps de Ballet Member

Pennsylvania Ballet and Artistic Director Angel Corella announce the addition of Russell Ducker as a member of the Corps de Ballet for the 2014-2015 Season. “I’ve had the pleasure of working with Russell in Barcelona and I’m thrilled to welcome […]

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