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With the Fringe Festival just underway, FringeArts announces programming for Fall 2015, proving that the party never ends

With the Fringe Festival just underway, FringeArts announces programming for Fall 2015, proving that the party never ends

Riding the momentum of the 2015 Fringe Festival, FringeArts invites Philadelphia favorites and international arts innovators in theater, dance, and music to take the stage at their beautiful waterfront location September-December 2015. Year-round programming at FringeArts is supported by PNC through […]

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Spazio Seme Cimosa

PhiladelphiaDANCE.org’s Weisz brings the Graffito Works platform to Italy

After a most successful launch in Philadelphia,  Graffito Works will premiere in Italy in late July in Bologna’s Ca’Shin, located in the Parco Cavaioni compound, showcasing the contact improvisation dancers of Spazio Seme from Arezzo. Graffito Works, literally translated as […]

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Germantown Nonprofit Brings Ballet to the Philadelphia Public Schools

Germantown Nonprofit Brings Ballet to the Philadelphia Public Schools

Photo by Lindsay Browning On May 27, Germantown-based International Ballet Exchange (IBE) will present a free, full-length ballet based on Georges Bizet’s opera Carmen to more than 2,000 Philadelphia school district students grades 3 and up.The ballet, with two youth […]

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ACDA Northeast Conference to be held at West Chester University

ACDA Northeast Conference to be held at West Chester University

by Mackenzie Holmes for the Dance Journal West Chester University will be hosting the ACDA Northeast region conference from March 11th- 14th, 2015. The American College Dance Association, formally ACDFA (the word ‘festival’ was formally removed in July, 2014), is […]

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Pennsylvania Ballet Trustees Appoint Ángel Corella as Artistic Director

Pennsylvania Ballet Trustees Appoint Ángel Corella as Artistic Director

The Board of Trustees of Pennsylvania Ballet today announced the appointment of Ángel Corella as Artistic Director. “We are incredibly excited to be bringing a director with this level of talent, experience and passion into our community,” said Board Co-Chair […]

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Philadelphia’s MM2 Modern Dance returns to Toronto for World Pride

Philadelphia’s MM2 Modern Dance returns to Toronto for World Pride

The Philadelphia-based MM2 Modern Dance Company will be returning to perform in Toronto in June 2014 on the occasion of the World Pride celebration.  MM2 will be performing and holding workshops during their five day tour at The McMichael Canadian […]

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New storytelling project showcasing actors, dancers and aerialists

New storytelling project showcasing actors, dancers and aerialists

The circus is coming to town! A group of Muhlenberg College dancers, actors, gymnasts and aerial acrobats — 30 students in all — have pooled their talents to produce Muhlenberg’s first Circus Workshop. Their work will culminate in two performances […]

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FringeArts’ spring season centers on bold, contemplative dance works from contemporary choreographers Tere O’Connor and Nichole Canuso

FringeArts’ spring season centers on bold, contemplative dance works from contemporary choreographers Tere O’Connor and Nichole Canuso

This spring, FringeArts will bring two treasured contemporary dance-makers to its waterfront stage: Tere O’Connor and Nichole Canuso. Both choreographers will present introspective, challenging works that explore memory and identity through the ephemeral language of dance. Tickets are on sale now at 215-413-1318 or fringearts.com. In addition, FringeArts […]

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An Evening of Duets

An Evening of Duets

An Evening of Duets will take place this year at the Community Education Center in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania on February 7 & 8, 2014 at 7:30pm. Created as a pre-Valentines performance, this event will highlight duets from the romantic to the […]

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Brian Sanders’ JUNK Presents Snowball:  A Winter Wonderland Furrytail

Brian Sanders’ JUNK Presents Snowball: A Winter Wonderland Furrytail

by Kathleen Glynn for The Dance Journal This holiday season Brian Sanders and his company, JUNK, present a fun, family friendly, sing-a-long dance performance on the Harold Prince Theatre’s stage within the Annenberg Center for Performing Arts. Snowball is a […]

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