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Award Winning Break Dancer Raphael Xavier Creates Street Theater to Debut During Fringe Festival

Award Winning Break Dancer Raphael Xavier Creates Street Theater to Debut During Fringe Festival

image courtesy of www.raphstravaganza.com Leading hip-hop artist and 2013 Pew Fellow Raphael Xavier will bring together masterful street performers, extreme BMX riders, acrobatic contortionists, and live music for Raphstravaganza: The Kinetic Experience, a contemporary circus-style performance in City Hall’s courtyard.  To […]

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Vertical dance and circus drama: Tangle peers beneath Surface Tension in FringeArts Festival

Vertical dance and circus drama: Tangle peers beneath Surface Tension in FringeArts Festival

Photo by Michael Ermilio, featuring Deena Weisberg and Meredith Rosenthal. Who are you really—at home, in the office, 20 feet in the air? As part of the 2016 FringeArts Festival, the acrobats of Tangle Movement Arts ask how far we see […]

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Coming to Self-Produced Fringe – Explicit Female, interactive multimedia performance event

Coming to Self-Produced Fringe – Explicit Female, interactive multimedia performance event

On September 17th – 20th, 2016, Zornitsa Stoyanova will re-mount her solo multimedia performance Explicit Female as part of The Fringe Festival at Vox Populi Aux Performance Space, 319 N 11th St., 3rd floor, Philadelphia, PA. Tickets will be sold […]

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The Ultimate Guide to Dance at FringeArts 2016

The Ultimate Guide to Dance at FringeArts 2016

by Steven Weisz for The Dance Journal The Fringe Festival, presented by FringeArts, is a 17-day, city-wide celebration of innovation and creativity in contemporary performance. Each September, the Festival explodes into every nook and cranny in neighborhoods across Philadelphia and […]

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Philadelphia Dance Day – One day. One city. Tons of free dance workshops.

Philadelphia Dance Day – One day. One city. Tons of free dance workshops.

Philadelphia Dance Day is back and bigger than ever! In celebration of the seventh-annual nonprofit festival, several local dance companies have teamed up to offer a Saturday packed with FREE workshops, live performances and a $5 evening dance party. The goal: […]

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Dance takes center stage at Schuylkill River Arts Day, July 16th

Dance takes center stage at Schuylkill River Arts Day, July 16th

Schuylkill River Arts Day (S’Rad) is a free, public event presenting some of Philadelphia’s most exciting and innovative performers who are investigating how movement can shape our understanding of our waterways. For one summer morning on Saturday, July 16th from […]

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BECK EPOCH – Swinging, swimming, and swiveling, in an aerial dance on and above the Schuylkill River, July 15 & 16

BECK EPOCH – Swinging, swimming, and swiveling, in an aerial dance on and above the Schuylkill River, July 15 & 16

BECK EPOCH is an aerial exploration of swinging, swimming, swiveling and suspension from Fairmount Park’s beautiful historic Strawberry Mansion Bridge that ascends above it the Schuylkill River. It takes place on Friday, July 15th and Saturday, July 16th at 7:30pm. […]

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Eight years of choreography by Three Aksha culminates with performance of samAni at The Painted Bride on July 3rd

Eight years of choreography by Three Aksha culminates with performance of samAni at The Painted Bride on July 3rd

Eight years of choreography culminates in a dance performance accompanied by live music on July 3, 2016 at the Painted Bride Art Center. “samAni” will revisit old favorites from the Three Aksha repertoire of Bharatanatyam and other Indian classical and […]

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BalletX Tech-Infused Summer Series 2016

BalletX Tech-Infused Summer Series 2016

Starting on Wednesday, July 6 through Sunday, July 17, 2016, BalletX, Philadelphia’s Premier Contemporary Ballet, will present an extended two-week run of itsSummer Series 2016 at The Wilma Theater.  The Summer Series brings together two powerhouse choreographers, Annabelle Lopez Ochoa and Matthew Neenan, with virtual art shop Klip […]

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Riverdance 20th Anniversary Tour comes to The Kimmel June 14-19

Riverdance 20th Anniversary Tour comes to The Kimmel June 14-19

Broadway Philadelphia presents the triumphant return of Riverdance – The 20th Anniversary World Tour to the Academy of Music, June 14–19, 2016. This tour of Riverdance celebrates the rich history of the legendary production featuring new costumes, lighting, projections, and […]

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