femme. collective presents “In The Shadows”

Contact
Loren McFalls | femme.collective
Tel. 6784254555 | info@Femmecollectivephilly.com
www. Femmecollectivephilly.com

Photos available:
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“How can there be light that throws no shadows? There is no good that is not opposed by evil” – C.G. Jung

femme. collective will be presenting In The Shadows, a dance performance, October 14 at The Performance Garage, 1515 Brandywine Street, Philadelphia at 2:00 pm & 8:00 pm. Continue reading

Vervet Dance presents Semi-Composed: Metamorphosis

Contact
Loren Groenendaal | Vervet Dance
Tel. 215-280-7166 | eMail. vervetdance@gmail.com
http://www.vervetdance.org

Semi-Composed: Metamorphosis is a performance of partially set and partially improvised dance and music compositions playing with the theme of change, featuring works by Melinda Faylor, Loren Groenendaal, Curt Haworth, and Charles Waters. Continue reading

Group Motion Presents the Spiel Uhr Series, June 4th

Contact
Paige Phillips | Group Motion Multimedia Dance Theater
Tel. 267-690-8446 | eMail. company@groupmotion.org
http://www.groupmotion.org

[Philadelphia, PA]  Group Motion, Philadelphia’s longest running contemporary dance company, continues with its Spiel Uhr Series presenting new performance works on June 4th, 7pm at the CEC’s Meetinghouse Theater, 3500 Lancaster Avenue, Philadelphia. Works include Solo Not Alone by San Francisco based choreographer, Aura Fischbeck, and Syria – A Fractal of We with music and video by New York based composer Niloufar Nourbakhsh, dance by the Group Motion Company, live music by Tom Motzer, and direction by Manfred Fischbeck. Partial proceeds will be donated to UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency. Continue reading

Launch through time and space with Samantha Burns as she presents “keep/sake: a choreographic memoir” this May

Contact:
Samantha Burns
732-616-9491 | samanthaburnsdance@gmail.com
Photo Available

(Philadelphia – April 2017) Join Samantha Burns and her eleven company members present “keep/sake: a choreographic memoir”, a collection of short works that demonstrate the eternal nature of human universality within the fleeting moments of modern dance. Charged with dynamism, “keep/sake” will connect the informative past with the ambiguous future, inviting the audience to revel in the present. This one night only showcase will take place at the Performance Garage on May 5th at 8pm. The house opens at 7:30pm, and tickets can be bought for $12 online or $15 at the door (special discounted rates for students and PhiladephiaDance members). Tickets are on sale now at danceboxoffice.com. Continue reading

Leah Stein Dance Company premieres Portraits: Duets for a More Perfect Union?

Contact:
Mira Treatman | Leah Stein Dance Company
215-432-1806 | info@leahsteindanceco.org
http://www.leahsteindanceco.org
Photos available on request

(Philadelphia – April 2017) Leah Stein Dance Company’s Portraits: Duets for a More Perfect Union? will premiere at Woodmere Art Museum as part of the exhibit “A More Perfect Union? Power, Sex, and Race in the Representation of Couples.” The performance will be held in the galleries on May 20 at 6:00 pm. The cost is $22 for general admission and $12 for museum members. Seating is limited and reservations are recommended. Tickets will be available via the Woodmere Art Museum website or at the door. Continue reading

Kun-Yang Lin/Dancers Presents World Premiere & Revised Work At Prince Theater, “Sanctuary”

Contact:
Ken Metzner | Kun-Yang Lin/Dancers
267-294-8956 | ken@kyld.org
http://www.kyld.org
Photos available on request

PHILADELPHIA, PA.  Informed by diverse philosophies, living traditions and contemplative practices of Asian origin, the multi-ethnic KYL/D creates technically-demanding, contemporary work of poetic sensibility by Kun-Yang Lin that “continue to push artistic boundaries” (Dance Enthusiast), KYL/D’s home season features the world premiere of SANTUARIO — a moving response to the tragic shootings at Pulse Nightclub in Orlando — and the critically acclaimed ONE: Immortal Game — an exploration of humankind’s rituals surrounding the drive to win. Continue reading

Lyons and Tigers presents Bricolage

CONTACT
Darcy Lyons | Lyons and Tigers
505-577-7653 | darcy@lyonsandtigers.org
http://www.lyonsandtigers.org
Photo available on request

Philadelphia, PA- Lyons and Tigers presents Bricolage, an evening of new dance that features a quartet that responds to Donald Trump; a trio that uses live NPR as a sound score; two women in school desks casting anxiety ridden shadows; and a strange and supple solo that draws from the movements of political leaders. Continue reading