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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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PHILADANCO Leaps Into Spring with Blood, Sweat and Dance

PHILADANCO Leaps Into Spring with Blood, Sweat and Dance

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.  Known for their electrifying dance moves mixing energized modern dance with […]

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Pennsylvania Ballet Presents Director’s Choice Mixed Bill, May 8-11 at the Academy of Music

Pennsylvania Ballet Presents Director’s Choice Mixed Bill, May 8-11 at the Academy of Music

Pennsylvania Ballet Principal Dancers Julie Diana and Zachary Hench in Christopher Wheeldon’s After the Rain Photo: Alexander Iziliaev Pennsylvania Ballet presents Director’s Choice, a mixed bill inspired by the Company’s intrepid leaders, May 8-11 at the Academy of Music. “This […]

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New 5 Million Dollar Fund For Dance Only Requires A One Page Application

New 5 Million Dollar Fund For Dance Only Requires A One Page Application

The Afoo Foundation for the Arts has recently announced the creation of a new 5 million dollar fund for the support of dance in the Philadelphia region. Spokesperson Loretta April Persey went on to explain, “We recently came to the […]

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Camille Brown Dancers bring Mr. TOL E. RAncE to the Painted Bride

Camille Brown Dancers bring Mr. TOL E. RAncE to the Painted Bride

Photo credit Christopher Duggan Painted Bride Art Center will present Camille A. Brown’s Mr. Tol E. RAncE, a dynamic interpretation of the tolerance that black dancers have had to exude in the history of American dance. Brown, a two-time two-time […]

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MM2 Modern Dance Opens 2014 Season with BREATH

MM2 Modern Dance Opens 2014 Season with BREATH

MM2 Modern Dance Company opens its 2014 season, BREATH, with four new works by choreographers Jessica Bryan, Jennifer Laucella, Alison Liney and Brianne Scott. This spring preview is on Sunday, April 6th, 2014 at 2:00pm at The Performance Garage, 1515 […]

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Philadelphia Dance Projects Culminates Season with New Work by Subcircle

Philadelphia Dance Projects Culminates Season with New Work by Subcircle

Philadelphia Dance Projects closes a season full of regional and world premieres with the presentation of a moving new work by Choreographer Niki Cousineau and Designer Jorge Cousineau, together as Subcircle. The premiere piece, All this happened, more or less, […]

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Tangle travels across time with all-new  aerial dance showcase Timelines

Tangle travels across time with all-new aerial dance showcase Timelines

Tangle Movement Arts presents Timelines, a dynamic dance theater show from Philadelphia’s innovative aerial artists. Tangle’s nine-woman cast mixes traditional circus arts, like aerial acrobatics and tumbling, with dance, theater, and spoken word to present a highly kinetic meditation on […]

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Internationally Renowned Classical Indian Dancer Malavika Sarukkai Makes Philadelphia Debut

Internationally Renowned Classical Indian Dancer Malavika Sarukkai Makes Philadelphia Debut

Sruti, The India Music and Dance Society presents the first Philadelphia-area performance by internationally acclaimed dancer Malavika Sarukkai on April 12. The New York Times hails the “clarity of Ms. Sarukkai’s dancing, her ability to define and shape space, and […]

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Kun-Yang Lin/Dancers to premiere  Be/Longing: Light/Shadow

Kun-Yang Lin/Dancers to premiere Be/Longing: Light/Shadow

Photo by Matthew Wright KYL/D will stage the premiere of Be/Longing: Light/Shadow at the Mandell Theater on Friday, March 21 at 8 PM and Saturday, March 22 at 3 PM and 8 PM.  This sixty-five minute, multi-disciplinary piece features the dance […]

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