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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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Headlong Dance Theater Challenges Philadelphians, Asks: “So You Think You Can Make a Dance?”

Headlong Dance Theater Challenges Philadelphians, Asks: “So You Think You Can Make a Dance?”

Do-It-Yourself Workshops are Open To All Philadelphia Area Households Headlong Dance Theater announces Do-It-Yourself-With-Headlong, an unprecedented opportunity for area residents to create self-produced shows in their own homes under the guidance of one of Philadelphia’s most innovative performance companies. Headlong […]

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Headlong’s DESIRE Arrives In May: A Quick Chat With Andrew Simonet

Headlong’s DESIRE Arrives In May: A Quick Chat With Andrew Simonet

Headlong Dance Theater returns to the stage this May with a new show, DESIRE, directed by K. Elizabeth Stevens, and performed and co-conceived by Headlong co-directors Amy Smith, Andrew Simonet, and David Brick. The piece will be at the Performance Garage, 1515 Brandywine Street, one of my favorite places, May 4 and 5 at 8pm [...]

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Headlong Dance Theater Seeks Citizen Dancers

Headlong Dance Theater Seeks Citizen Dancers

Headlong Dance Theater is seeking four Philadelphia households to participate in This Town Is A Mystery, a groundbreaking new performance project that will premiere during the 2012 Philadelphia Live Arts Festival. This unprecedented project will journey into four households, transforming […]

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National Endowment for the Arts funds several Philadelphia dance companies

National Endowment for the Arts funds several Philadelphia dance companies

At a public panel discussion in Rapid City, South Dakota, National Endowment for the Arts Chairman Rocco Landesman announced that the agency will award 863 grants to organizations and individual writers across the country. The awards total $22.543 million, encompass […]

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Explore the lives of robots on Mars and the scientists who created them with Headlong Dance Theater

Explore the lives of robots on Mars and the scientists who created them with Headlong Dance Theater

“Welcome to the Jet Propulsion Laboratories 2011 Rover Driver Conference! Please register, put on your name tag, and get your group ready for action. Engineering, Coding, Landing Apparatus, and Sustainability. There’s work to do.” Red Rovers, by the imaginative Philadelphia-based […]

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Sam-Gam BAM!, triple-power dance at Drexel

Sam-Gam BAM!, triple-power dance at Drexel

By Merilyn Jackson For The Inquirer Philadelphia’s dancers have built a community that’s the envy of other cities around the country. A Washington City Paper article last month cited Headlong Dance Theater as a ringleader, quoting one of its founders, […]

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Sam-Gam Bam! – A Behind the Lens Silhouette

Sam-Gam Bam! – A Behind the Lens Silhouette

Who doesn’t like a cool silhouette am I right? This is an image from week 1 of Sam-Gam Bam! During the show at Drexel’s Mandell Theater you’ll see Headlong Dance Theater, Three Aksha and Group Motion perform together in a […]

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Kosoko back in Philadelphia, offers up The Gemini Show: A Cabaret of Daring Dirty Duets

Kosoko back in Philadelphia, offers up The Gemini Show: A Cabaret of Daring Dirty Duets

Jaamil Olawale Kosoko, Executive Director of the Philadiction Movement and 2011 Fellow at the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts in DC, is curating a new set of works here in Philadelphia – The Gemini Show: A Cabaret […]

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2011 Philadelphia Live Arts Festival Line-up Announced

2011 Philadelphia Live Arts Festival Line-up Announced

From September 2 – 17, the annual Philadelphia Live Arts Festival will celebrate its 15th Festival year with 16-days of nonstop groundbreaking performances and wild creativity. The Festival features cutting-edge dance, theater, music, and interdisciplinary works by renowned artists from […]

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