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Category: Partner Publication – FringeArts

Hot Spontaneous Performers: Interview with David Zambrano on Soul Project

Hot Spontaneous Performers: Interview with David Zambrano on Soul Project

“Since the beginning of my career as a choreographer, I have always selected a group of international individuals. I like the idea that everything we have created in dance has come from a cultural exchange.” Experience soul in all of its manifestations: spiritual and musical, abstract and personal. World renown experimental choreographer and improviser, David…

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Supper, People on the Move: The Physicality of Migration

Supper, People on the Move: The Physicality of Migration

Supper, People on the Move reveals the traces of migration on the body. For the show, choreographer, Silvana Cardell and her dancers have been exploring the layered and physical experiences of immigration. Cardell inspirations include works of 15th century and post-modernist art. “The Last Supper has a strong emotional component: all the subjects—even though they are celebrating a ritualistic dinner,…

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Almanac Presents Leaps of Faith and Other Mistakes

Almanac Presents Leaps of Faith and Other Mistakes

“We want audiences to be engaged in every moment, but we also want them to feel like anything can happen at any moment.”  What happens when we trust too much? Come see Leaps of Faith and Other Mistakes to find out. Philadelphia’s Almanac Dance Circus Theatre brings Leaps of Faith and Other Mistakes to the ecclesiastical confines…

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Six choreographers’ take on Antonia Z. Brown’s dance

Six choreographers’ take on Antonia Z. Brown’s dance

“Changing motivations and goals quickly will be a big challenge for me in performing one section and then the next. I also think those shifts will be some of the most interesting parts.” Choreographer and dancer, Antonia Z. Brown presents her dance One Dancer, Six Choreographers in SoLow Fest on June 20 and 21 at 7:30pm at…

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You Can See The One, The Other One, & The Many

You Can See The One, The Other One, & The Many

Choreographer Katherine Stark  presents a work-in-progress showing of The One, The Other One, & The Many by her company The Naked Stark on June 3 at 6pm at Mascher Space Cooperative. Pay what you can! Suggested donation $10. We caught up with Katharine Stark for a couple questions about the new dance. FringeArts: Can you tell us…

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Lovertits: Interview with Neighborhood Fringe artist Annie Wilson

Lovertits: Interview with Neighborhood Fringe artist Annie Wilson

“Multiple climaxes, drifting off, getting exciting again, plateau-ing out, calming down, another climax, some snuggling.” In a performance she describes as a “burlesque-postmodern-dance-theater-bad-improv,” Annie Wilson explores our societal views on sex and the real, messy, embodied sex that humans actually have. Lovertits will run at the Ruba Club (416 Green St) from Sept 19 to…

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Oh My Goodness: Voguing Train

Oh My Goodness: Voguing Train

ICYMI: As featured on Huffington Post and Philadelphia Magazine, Kemar Jewel made the Broad Street line a bit more awesome recently:(Did you know that we have shows involving voguing? Details here. And

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Dancing through Diasporas: Interview with Shaily Dadiala of Usiloquy Dance Designs

Dancing through Diasporas: Interview with Shaily Dadiala of Usiloquy Dance Designs

“Moving to the United States changed everything.” Shaily Dadiala, artistic director of Usiloquy Dance Designs, has been dancing Bharatanatyam, a classical Indian dance form, since childhood. After growing up in Bardoli, a city in Gujarat, India, Shaily moved to the United States, where she formed her own ensemble. Usiloquy presents innovative, cross-cultural Bharatanatyam dances informed… Read more »

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Invisible River Made Visible

Invisible River Made Visible

Invisible River, a 2.5-mile performance of dance, music, acrobats, sculpture installations, and boats, is coming to the Schuylkill River this weekend for the second year in a row. The show, which has two performances, includes 30 performers, 12 tech workers, 245 volunteers, and an estimated 1,300 audience members. The public can view the event from… Read more »

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A New Book To Help Artists Live Better, Smarter

A New Book To Help Artists Live Better, Smarter

“I wrote the book that I wanted to read. This is the book I wish someone had given me twenty years ago.” Are you an artist in Philadelphia, thinking, How the hell does this work? There’s a new book in town for artists to help get themselves to live a more fruitful artistic life and career and it’s FREE… Read more »

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