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Dance On Film

BalletX Summer Series in Rehearsal

BalletX SUMMER SERIES 2009 at The Wilma Theater, July 22-26 Photos generously provided by: William Hebert / BH Photos 267-240-5331 or whebert228@aol.com http://bhphotos.net and http://www.myspace.com/billhebert_bhphotos

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Feature

BalletX – Interview with guest choreographer Jodie Gates

Inna Heasley, publicist for BalletX,  interview of Jodie Gates for the Dance Journal. BalletX Summer Series 2009 July 22-29 at The Wilma Theater Choreographer Jodie Gates, a former principal ballerina with The Pennsylvania Ballet and […]

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Archived

From Hidden City at the old Met, gymnastic and dusty dance

By Merilyn Jackson, For The Inquirer After donning blue plastic hard hats and climbing the stairs to the long-unused Metropolitan Opera House on North Broad Street, 280 audience members awaited the much-anticipated performance of choreographer […]

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Action, Advocacy & The Creative Economy

Can you get more out of Facebook?

by Maryann Devine, author of smArts & Culture for The Dance Journal Today, it’s commonplace to see dance companies on Facebook. And no wonder. At 200 million active members, Facebook is fast becoming the world’s […]

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In The News

Otros Aires Brings Electronic Tango to Philadelphia

Otros Aires, Argentina’s premiere electronic tango band, will bring their signature blend of tango and electronica to the Philadelphia Ethical Society on July 8, 2009. The 8:30pm concert will be preceded by a 7pm beginner […]

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Archived

Review: Meredith Rainey takes a new view of dance

By Brenda Dixon Gottschild, For The Inquirer Meredith Rainey talks a lot these days about finding his “voice,” and about the road he’s traveled since leaving the Pennsylvania Ballet three years ago, as he turned […]

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Action, Advocacy & The Creative Economy

Governor Rendell’s Budget Update

This just in from the Greater Philadelphia Cultural Alliance… Yesterday, Governor Rendell put the next plan into play regarding a solution for closing the state’s ballooning deficit and the FY10 state budget. Rendell proposed a […]

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Archived

At Armory, a massive song/dance maneuver

By Merilyn Jackson, For The Inquirer Inside the Armory of the First Troop Philadelphia City Cavalry on the prosaic block of 23d Street just below Market, art, architecture, and nature collided Saturday in near-mystical blasts […]