Always the Same and Never the Same: An Interview with Jérôme Bel

This Friday, Jérôme Bel is returning to Philadelphia with his 2016 Fringe Festival smash hit Gala, a performance featuring 20 dancers, from professional dancers to first timers—including children, teenagers, pensioners, and people with disabilities. Back in 2016 we spoke to Bel about working with a new cast and creating a piece which anybody can understand and learn within a…

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Jérôme Bel’s Gala returns for one night only, March 9th

FringeArts presents Gala, a transcendent dance spectacle that eschews virtuosity and celebrates dancing without complexes. After a rapturous reception during the 2016 Fringe Festival, the local cast reunites for a belated encore at FringeArts’ waterfront headquarters—140 N Columbus Blvd. (at […]

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The Ultimate Guide to Dance at FringeArts 2016

by Steven Weisz for The Dance Journal The Fringe Festival, presented by FringeArts, is a 17-day, city-wide celebration of innovation and creativity in contemporary performance. Each September, the Festival explodes into every nook and cranny […]

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2010 Philadelphia Live Arts Festival Dance Line-up Announced

The 2010 Live Arts Festival brings world-class contemporary dance to Philadelphia while continuing to cultivate the work of the region’s top choreographers.  Visiting artists include the celebrated New York-based choreographer Lucinda Childs, who will present […]