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The mission of SHARP Dance Co. is to translate raw human emotion utilizing contemporary movement to connect the audience through individual interpretation. SHARP is a nine year old 501C-3 modern company and its theory of “meaning behind movement” is shown prominently throughout their work.SHARP feels that dance should be more than a performance, it should […]

Koresh Dance Company was founded in 1991 by Israeli-born choreographer and artistic director Ronen (Roni) Koresh. Known for its engaging performance and technically superb dancers, the company’s critically acclaimed work continues to attract increasing audiences. With bi-annual seasons in Philadelphia and performances around the country, Koresh has received much local and national recognition. The company […]

The Philadelphia Dance Company (PHILADANCO) is a nonprofit organization that presents the highest quality of professional dance performance and improves the skills of emerging and professional dancers and choreographers in a nurturing environment, while increasing the appreciation of dance among its many communities. Across the nation and around the world, PHILADANCO is celebrated for its […]

Brian Sanders’ JUNK is known for their ingenious use of found objects and clever inventions that bridge the gap between dance and physical theater. Sanders’ choreography blends traditional dance theater with an inventiveness and physicality that gives reason for critics to hail JUNK as “Philly’s most imaginative perpetrator of dare-devilish physical theater” and declare Sanders […]

Noted by The Philadelphia Inquirer for dances that have “a presence, a right-thereness in the moment like a great slowed down slap stick routine.” Nichole Canuso Dance Company (NCDC) creates dances that celebrate the awkwardness, humor and surprise in human experience. Using subtle gesture, explosive movement, clowning, unconventional audience participation and interactive design, NCDC focuses […]

The mission of Alchemy Dance Company is to present dance to new and existing audiences in ways that increase knowledge, enrich the spirit, engage the mind and stimulate the senses. The company holds performances, workshops, and outreach classes with the goal of creating experiences that transform people’s lives by broadening their perspectives, attitudes, and knowledge […]

Eleone Dance Theatre, a Philadelphia-based professional dance company, ushers in the new millennium with new resurrected cutting edge works that challenges traditional boundaries. The company embodies exceptional artistry and a profound sense of spirituality that evokes an aura of healing in the audiences whose souls they touch. Eleone Dance Theatre is an exhilarating and \”soul-stirring\” […]

Group Motion observes and expresses the human experience through movement defining dance as a universal language, accessible to all. Each dance becomes a world of its own, created by original movement, image and sound language, transforming the stage into a ritual space to explore life’s mysteries and individual or collective journeys. The aim is to […]

Here[begin] Dance is the performance and production project of experimental movement artist Zornitsa Stoyanova. Primarily a choreographer, improviser, and dancer, I also do lighting, graphic design, work with video and sound, and am heavily influenced by visual art. All this I use as my inspiration in creating imaginative, nonlinear and interactive events. I am enchanted […]

The Naked Stark is a Philadelphia-based contemporary dance company. Company founder and artistic director, Katherine Kiefer Stark’s interest in investigating and deconstructing our everyday relationships with social norms and the US political system fuels our work. Dedicated to the philosophy that works of art can stimulate social change, The Naked Stark is committed to movement […]