Spring comes in leaps and bounds with the return of Philly’s own modern dance company Philadanco performing Blood, Sweat, and Dance, Thursday –Saturday, April 17-19, 2014, at Perelman Theater. Known for their electrifying dance moves mixing energized modern dance with […]Read more ›
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Tommie Waheed Evans courtesy of PHILADANCO by Lewis Whittington for The Dance Journal Escaping the winter blues with tour stops in Los Angeles earlier this month touring the James Brown Project, Philadanco’s dancers were back at their home studios in […]Read more ›
by Lewis Whittington for The Dance Journal At the Philadelphia International Festival of the Arts, dance and physical theater are providing intriguing time-traveling moments. The opening dance event, Savion Glover’s DANCE SPACE, left audience members angry because they couldn’t see […]Read more ›
Joan Myers Brown, Founder and Executive Artistic Director of The Philadelphia Dance Company (PHILADANCO), will receive the lifetime achievement award from the Katherine Dunham Center for Arts and Humanities in East Saint Louis, Illinois at its 5th Annual Awards Gala […]Read more ›
by Kat Richter, MA for The Dance Journal These days, there’s nothing unusual about a ballet company donning sneakers or a self-professed modern dancer performing a complicated petit allegro. Just last month the city of Philadelphia saw renown flamenco dancer […]Read more ›
Waheed Works, a dance project that goes beyond expectations is coming to the theater once more, bringing an electrifying and dynamic program embracing an all star cast. /Crossroads/ will be exploding at the Plays and Players Theatre located at 1714 […]Read more ›
By LINDSAY WARNER, For The Bulletin Premiering four new pieces at the Kimmel Center’s Perelman Theater this weekend, Philadanco closed its 39th season on a bold, brash note — a sharp contrast to the company’s “Greatest Hits” performance last season, which […]Read more ›