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Koresh Youth Ensemble - Choreography by Melissa Rector - Photo by Bill Hebert

Koresh and their work “Evolution” return to the stage

Well we’re definitely in peak performance season. Schools are closing out their performance calendars, talks of upcoming Nutcrackers and other holiday shows are in full bloom and of course home seasons are wrapping up by some of Philly’s resident dance […]

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Dancetracks – Koresh Dance Company’s Joe Cotler

Dancetracks – Koresh Dance Company’s Joe Cotler

by Lewis Whittington for The Dance Journal Photographs by Bicking Photography Koresh Dance Company is known for culturally expansive choreography, earthy duets and uniform performance attack. For company member Joe Cotler, who has an imposing 6’2” dancer physique, he fits […]

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Koresh Dance Company Restages ev-o-lu-tion, November 13-15

Koresh Dance Company Restages ev-o-lu-tion, November 13-15

After presenting 24 companies in its second annual Come Together Dance Festival in July, Koresh Dance Company (KDC) returns to its rich repertoire for its Fall Home Season at the Suzanne Roberts Theatre. The company will restage Ronen Koresh’s earthy […]

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Koresh Dance photo by Bill Hebert

Review – The 2nd Come Together Dance Festival Convenes

by Lewis Whittington for The Dance Journal By chance I ran into choreographer Roni Koresh the day before the 2nd Come Together Dance Festival commenced as he was taking 10 minute stroll from his company’s studios on Rittenhouse Street to […]

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Koresh Dance unites 24 Philadelphia companies for 2nd Come Together Festival, July 23-27

Koresh Dance unites 24 Philadelphia companies for 2nd Come Together Festival, July 23-27

Koresh Dance Company will connect established companies, new faces, repertory favorites, and fresh choreography this summer when it presents two dozen local and regional dance companies in its Come Together festival at the Suzanne Roberts Theatre. The festival, which began […]

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Koresh Dance Company offers up Promises I Never Meant to Keep

Koresh Dance Company offers up Promises I Never Meant to Keep

Photo credit: Frank Bicking Artistic Director Ronen (Roni) Koresh reflects on change and responsibility in his exhilarating, emotionally gripping new work for Koresh Dance Company’s 23rd home season. Promises I Never Meant to Keep will debut May 2-4, 2014 at […]

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Koresh Dance Company’s 2012 Spring Season Features Three New Works, including Bolero

Koresh Dance Company’s 2012 Spring Season Features Three New Works, including Bolero

Coming off the momentum of their 20th Anniversary, Philadelphia’s Koresh Dance Company presents another stunning program this spring at the Suzanne Roberts Theatre. The show will feature three new works by artistic director Ronen (Roni) Koresh: Bolero, Out/line and The […]

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REVIEW: Koresh Dance Company

REVIEW: Koresh Dance Company

By Merilyn Jackson FOR THE INQUIRER What a wonderful thing when a city’s audience base sustains an arts organization for two decades or more. Koresh Dance Company’s 20th anniversary year is upon us, and the company proved that it deserves […]

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Koresh Dance Company prepares to celebrate 20 years

Koresh Dance Company prepares to celebrate 20 years

Koresh Dance Company’s 20th Anniversary Season, a Pathway to the Future  In 1991, Ronen (Roni) Koresh founded Koresh Dance Company in Philadelphia.  Twenty years later, the company has gained recognition as one of Philadelphia’s most well known dance companies. Roni […]

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Choreography aims for gut, not head

By Merilyn Jackson, For The Inquirer Artistic director/choreographer Roni Koresh sometimes cherry-picks the best-received sections from his earlier dances, gathers them into a sequence, then gives the whole a title and a vague raison d’etre, as he has with his […]

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