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

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/
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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

Mira Treatman and Irina Varina’s Rejected Thoughts at SolowFest

CONTACT
Mira Treatman
215-279-2651| miraitreatman@gmail.com
www.miratreatman.com
www.irinavarina.com
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Dance-theatre makers Mira Treatman and Irina Varina’s “Rejected Thoughts” will debut in Philadelphia’s SoLow Fest on June 22, 24 and 25 at a private residence in South Philly. Continue reading

Eight years of choreography by Three Aksha culminates with performance of samAni at The Painted Bride on July 3rd

CONTACT
Rachel Dukeman | Three Aksha
215-271-0864| rdukeman@rrcreativegroup.com
http://threeaksha.org
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Eight years of choreography culminates in a dance performance accompanied by live music on July 3, 2016 at the Painted Bride Art Center. “samAni” will revisit old favorites from the Three Aksha repertoire of Bharatanatyam and other Indian classical and contemporary dance. Live musicians from India will join the company, along with special guest artists Prasanna Kasturi and Samanvitha Kasturi from St. Louis, MO — making this an evening of live performances not to be missed. Continue reading