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ArcheDream for Humankind: Live and in Technicolor

ArcheDream for Humankind: Live and in Technicolor

As a kid there was something truly sublime about a black light. With just the flick of a switch an entire space and everything it contained could be altered. Mundane dressings disappeared in the absence of visible light as new, previously imperceptible shapes and patterns emerged. What was in reality just a dingy warehouse could…

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Effort Creates Fiction: Exploring the works of Luis Garay

Effort Creates Fiction: Exploring the works of Luis Garay

This weekend Colombian born, Argentina based choreographer and director Luis Garay brings Maneries to FringeArts, April 14–16 (tickets/info). A solo created in collaboration with and performed by dancer Florencia Vecino, the dance sees the body as a cipher of linguistic material. Drawing on a catalogue of “gestures, pictures, poses, and sculptures,” Maneries explores the notion of universality…

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Getting to know you: Interview with Gabrielle Revlock

Getting to know you: Interview with Gabrielle Revlock

“I think the intimacy comes from having to be really attuned to each other. I can’t space out or go off on my own. I’m constantly thinking about where he is and what he’s doing and how he might respond. There is an alertness.” This weekend, March 24–26, Gabrielle Revlock brings her new dance work…

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On “Available Light”

On “Available Light”

Perhaps I’m a wee bit emotionally fraught, but I almost cried twice at the beauty of Lucinda Childs‘s Available Light during opening night. The sold-out run closed Saturday, but we have a great interview that Lucinda did with Alisa Regas of Pomegranate Arts, below for your perusal. Whether you saw the piece or not, they…

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A Waltz in the Woods with Maddie Gardella and Philadelphia Dance Photo Project

A Waltz in the Woods with Maddie Gardella and Philadelphia Dance Photo Project

by Juan Irizarry for The Dance Journal Recently the Morris Arboretum of the University of Pennsylvania installed a new stick-work sculpture created by Patrick Dougherty. The name of the sculpture is “A Waltz in the Woods”.  The management at the […]

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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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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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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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