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PHILADANCO will perform under the stars at The Dell Music Center

PHILADANCO will perform under the stars at The Dell Music Center

Celebrated the world over for its artistry, superbly-trained dancers and electrifying performances, PHILADANCO will perform under the stars at The Dell Music Center on Friday, July 18 at 7:30 pm. Tickets to the multi-cultural dance concert start at just $10, […]

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FringeArts Announces 2014 Fringe Festival Programming & Dance Lineup

FringeArts Announces 2014 Fringe Festival Programming & Dance Lineup

FringeArts brings daring and innovative performers to Philadelphia stages for the 18th year in a row from September 5–21. Coinciding with this year’s Fringe Festival Opening Night is the grand opening of La Peg at FringeArts, acclaimed Philadelphia chef/restaurateur Peter Woolsey’s brand-new waterfront brasserie, […]

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Koresh Dance unites 24 Philadelphia companies for 2nd Come Together Festival, July 23-27

Koresh Dance unites 24 Philadelphia companies for 2nd Come Together Festival, July 23-27

Koresh Dance Company will connect established companies, new faces, repertory favorites, and fresh choreography this summer when it presents two dozen local and regional dance companies in its Come Together festival at the Suzanne Roberts Theatre. The festival, which began […]

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Courtyard Dancers blend tradition and contemporary with Asunder

Courtyard Dancers blend tradition and contemporary with Asunder

Photo credit: JJ Tiziou Courtyard Dancers, a cultural collective of the South Asian diaspora in Philadelphia, present their latest dance-theater creation, ASUNDER, at the Painted Bride on June 27th and 28th at 8:00PM. This evening-length composition uses classical and contemporary […]

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BalletX – SUNSET, o639 HOURS – A World Premiere by Matthew Neenan

BalletX – SUNSET, o639 HOURS – A World Premiere by Matthew Neenan

Flying Boat, New Zealand. Photo by Matthew Neenan. BalletX, Philadelphia’s premier contemporary ballet company and the Resident Dance Company of The Wilma Theater, concludes its 2013-14 Season with a full length world premiere ballet by BalletX Co-Artistic Director Matthew Neenan […]

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Pennsylvania Ballet Presents A 50th Finale: The Ultimate Celebration

Pennsylvania Ballet Presents A 50th Finale: The Ultimate Celebration

Pennsylvania Ballet Principal Dancer Jermel Johnson in Matthew Neenan’s Penumbra Photo: Alexander Iziliaev Pennsylvania Ballet presents A 50th Finale: The Ultimate Celebration, a mixed bill closing the Company’s 50th Anniversary Season, June 12-15 at the Merriam Theater. “For the final […]

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4th Annual Philadelphia International Tango Festival – May 23-26, 2014

4th Annual Philadelphia International Tango Festival – May 23-26, 2014

The Philadelphia Argentine Tango School presents the 4th Annual Philadelphia International Tango Festival from May 23-26, 2014.  This year, in addition to its local appeal, the festival anticipates hosting visitors from at least twenty states and five countries. An improvised […]

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BalletX to perform at The Porch at 30th Street Station

BalletX to perform at The Porch at 30th Street Station

BalletX, Philadelphia’s premier contemporary ballet and Resident Dance Company of The Wilma Theater, presents a free lunchtime performance on May 21st from 12:00-1:00pm at The Porch at 30th Street Station. This performance is part of a series presented by University […]

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954 Dance Movement Collective brings World Dance Day to Philadelphia

954 Dance Movement Collective brings World Dance Day to Philadelphia

The 954 Dance Movement Collective partners with other movement artists and organizations in the community to bring Philadelphia’s 5th annual World Dance Day to The Piazza at Schmidt’s in Northern Liberties at North Second Street and Germantown Avenue, below Girard […]

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MM2 Modern Dance To Offer Three Free Programs at The Porch at 30th Street Station

MM2 Modern Dance To Offer Three Free Programs at The Porch at 30th Street Station

  photos by Bill Hebert Philadelphia’s MM2 Modern Dance Company will be offering three FREE programs this spring at The Porch at 30th Street Station. Through a generous grant to University City District from the William Penn Foundation, MM2 will […]

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