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Pasión y Arte

Pasión y Arte’s Excerpts: Portales-Muchos, Mundos, Oct 14-15

Pasión y Arte (PyA), Philadelphia’s premier all-female flamenco dance compa- ny, is pleased to present Excerpts: Portales-Muchos, Mundos. Taking place October 14 and 15th at 7:30pm at the Asian Arts Initiative at 1219 Vine Street, Excerpts: Portales-Muchos, Mundos, is the performance of a work in progress by PyA Artistic Director

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PHILADANCO! The Continuum, Oct 28-30

The Kimmel Cultural Campus presents The Philadelphia Dance Company, affectionately known as PHILADANCO!, in their newest show, The Continuum – Now/New/Next, in the Campus’ Perelman

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Bel Epoch (2021) with Megan Bridge

Bel Epoch (2021) with Megan Bridge

French choreographer Jerome Bel and his company have been headliners on the international dance festival circuit. He returned to the 2022 Philadelphia FringeArts with a live dance memoir about his life and career.  Bel had decided not to tour his productions because his mission is to leave a zero-carbon footprint

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BalletX kicks off Philadelphia Orchestra’s season opener

The Philadelphia Orchestra’s season opening gala on September 28 was complete with a swank cocktail & dinner party in the Kimmel Center’s Commonwealth Plaza for the tux & gown patrons mingling with casual dressers who were there just for the concert in Verizon Hall. However, dressed, this proved a fancy

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Kyle Abraham

Kyle Abraham’s A.I.M Celebrates Community and Connection

The party starts informally: attendees wander unhurried onto the stage, greeting one another and chatting familiarly. A purple couch covered in protective plastic occupies a downstage corner, with a large fern peeking over its back. As they mill about the room, the party-goers’ chatting gradually shifts into movement — their

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Creature: A Movement Meditation

Review of Creature: A Movement Meditation

A body occupies a sloping, mossy cluster of boulders as if it were one of their own. This body, draped in the shadow cast through leaves of breeze-blown trees, is Kalila Kingsford Smith, performer and choreographer of Creature: A Movement Meditation. In her short film, Kalila occupies an elemental body,

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