Post Tagged with: "Melanie Stewart"

Deborah Hay Solo Festival

Deborah Hay Solo Festival

Judson era dance luminary, Deborah Hay, spends a week in residence in Philadelphia, PA. November 6th – 11th, 2012. She will offer a workshop to professional dance artists at Mascher Space Cooperative and student participants from University of the Arts. […]

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Inside Mixed Drinks: A Dancer’s Perspective

Inside Mixed Drinks: A Dancer’s Perspective

By Kat Richter for The Dance Journal Today I take off my critic’s hat to make a confession: I don’t really like taking risks.  Being an artist, this puts me at a significant disadvantage.  Art, after all, is all about […]

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POD serves up some Mixed Drinks

POD serves up some Mixed Drinks

POD (Point of Departure) served up an awesome show over the weekend “Mixed Drinks” pairing 30 different choreographers with a composer.  The extra twists were each choreographer didn’t receive their music till the evening before, had only 2 minutes each […]

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POD – Four Philadelphia Choreographers Collaborate On A Season Of Premieres

POD – Four Philadelphia Choreographers Collaborate On A Season Of Premieres

Point of Departure (POD), a collection of performances from four Philadelphia choreographers premieres at Christ Church Neighborhood House Theatre on October 5-7 and 19-21, 2012.  The POD collaborators have designed two programs that highlight the departure points, the individual methods […]

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The nEW Festival selects 2011-2012 Choreographers

The nEW Festival selects 2011-2012 Choreographers

The nEW Festival has announced the participants selected for the 2011-2012 Choreographers Program: Jung-Eun Kim, Daniele Strawmyre, Beau Hancock, and Jodi Obeid.  These artists were chosen from a pool of 29 applicants for their professionalism and creative potential within the […]

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Philly artists make trouble with Rowan dancers

Philly artists make trouble with Rowan dancers

Dance-making and trouble-making are more fun with others. Collaborating with professional guest artists, Rowan University students created three unique, movement-driven performances with shared themes that have become one dance production: Making Trouble. Performances are December 9 – 12, 2010; Thursday […]

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THE nEW FESTIVAL’s 7TH Annual Summer Intensive

THE nEW FESTIVAL’s 7TH Annual Summer Intensive

The dance-driven artist-fueled nEW Festival celebrates its 7th year with a series of community classes and an evening of fresh dance at the The University of the Arts (UArts) School of Dance, from June 1 – 18, 2010.  The nEW […]

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The nEW Festival sails into its 7th season!

The nEW Festival sails into its 7th season!

The dance-driven artist-fueled nEW Festival sails in to its 7th year with a series of community classes and an evening of fresh dance at the The University of the Arts (UArts) School of Dance, from January 4 – 10, 2010.  […]

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Melanie Stewart takes on Jekyll and Hyde

Melanie Stewart takes on Jekyll and Hyde

Exploring a new approach to the classic “Jekyll and Hyde” story, Rowan University’s Department of Theatre & Dance brings two internationally-acclaimed theatre artists to campus for an experimentaln and original work, The Last Days of Dr. Jekyll. Performances are November […]

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Kill Me Now: Q&A with Melanie Stewart and John Clancy

Kill Me Now: Q&A with Melanie Stewart and John Clancy

by Andrew Zitcer,  Live Arts & Fringe Festival Blog Photo by Alan Kolc At Melanie Stewart‘s new show Kill Me Now, you, the audience, will get to decide the fate of aspiring dancers during a live “reality” competition. The stakes […]

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