PIMA Group performs at James Oliver Gallery

CONTACT
Melisa Clark | PIMA Group
Tel. 215-400-1521
Email. melisa@pimagroup.org
Web. www.pimagroup.org

Philadelphia, PA – PIMA Group will present a one-night only performance of breathshudderbody on Saturday February 11th, 2017 at 8pm. Their innovative blend of dance, live music and video performance will be presented at the James Oliver Gallery located at 723 Chestnut Street, 4th Floor in downtown Philadelphia.  Conceived and directed by PIMA Group’s Artistic Director and Co-Founder, Melisa Clark, breathshudderbody is performed by dancers Sarena Kabakoff, Dawn Ann Perez and Melisa Clark. Live music will be performed by Thomas Clark, PIMA Group Co-Founder, with video text projections by Melisa Clark. Continue reading

Graffito Works opens 2017 season at Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts with movement inspired by Melt/Carve/Forge: Embodied Sculptures by Cassils

CONTACT
Steven Weisz | Graffito Works
Tel. 484-469-0288
Email. graffitoworks@gmail.com
Web. www.graffitoworks.com

Heike Rass | PAFA
EVP of Marketing & Communications
Tel. 215-972-2031  Email: hrass@pafa.org
Web. www.pafa.org

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Philadelphia, PA (December 27, 2016) – Graffito Works, a unique platform for dancers and performing artists to create site-specific work, launches its third season at the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts (PAFA), 118-128 North Broad Street, Philadelphia, on Wednesday, January 18, 2017 from 6:00 – 8:30 p.m. with movement inspired by the exhibition Melt/Carve/Forge: Embodied Sculptures by Cassils. Continue reading

Performance Garage Completes Phase One Construction of its Capital Project

Contact
Megan Sauve | Performance Garage
215-569-4060 | msauve@performancegarage.org
http://www.performancegarage.org/

With Phase One renovations of the Capital Project complete, the Performance Garage has become an even greater resource for Philadelphia’s dance community.

The Performance Garage is pleased to announce that it has completed major renovations to its facility.  Planning began in November of 2015 with the announcement of receiving the City of Philadelphia’s Cultural Corridors Fund grant, and construction began on June 20, 2016.  The first dance production was held in the new Studio/Theater on Friday, November 17, 2016 by SHARP Dance Company. Continue reading

Three Aksha presents Natyashastra: the Oldest Surviving Stagecraft in the World

CONTACT
Rachel Dukeman| Three Aksha
215-271-0864 | rdukeman@rrcreativegroup.com
http://Threeaksha.org
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Three Aksha presents “Natyashastra: the Oldest Surviving Stagecraft in the World” at the JCC Auditorium at the KleinLife Center in Philadelphia. Natyashastra is the oldest surviving text on dance and music in the world. October 30, 2016 at 6 PM. Continue reading

Megan Flynn Dance Company – An Uncompromising Mix of Grace and Grit in The Philadelphia Fringe

CONTACT
Nick Urban| Megan Flynn Dance Company
215-817-6660 | mfdanceco@gmail.com
http://www.flynndance.org/
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Megan Flynn Dance Company presents We’re all a little bit stubborn.  Flynn, recognized for her “disciplined craftwomanship” and “expansive, full-bodied dancing”, brings together a plucky group of skillful and expressive dancers to perform new works. Continue reading

Ultraviolette – FringeArts Festival at the Rock School

CONTACT
Ellen Bonett| The Rock School for Dance Education
215-551-7010| ellen@therockschool.org
http://fringearts.com/event/the-rock-school/
photos available upon request

Exciting, energetic young talent from around the world perform classical and contemporary vignettes that will keep you on the edge of your seat!  A family-fun event that will take you on a closer look at the art of electrifying vignettes. Continue reading

Group Motion Multi Media Dance Theater presents VIBRATO: Three Solo Dances in the 2016 Philadelphia Fringe Festival!

CONTACT
Darcy Lyons | Group Motion Multi Media Dance Theater
505-577-7653 | company@groupmotion.org
http://www.groupmotion.org
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Group Motion presents an evening of solo dances by internationally renowned artists Silvana Cardell (Philadelphia, Buenos Aires), Laina Fischbeck (Rennes, France), and Chloe Felesina of BalletX and Duende (Philadelphia). Continue reading