All posts filed under “Dance

Jody Sperling/Time Lapse Dance presents Melting Ice/Changing Winds: Dance and Music of Climate Change at The Center at West Park, Sanctuary Theater, April 8-10, 2019

Melting Ice/Changing Winds: Dance and Music of Climate Change continues the collaboration between choreographer Jody Sperling and composer Matthew Burtner, both acclaimed for their creative engagement with climate. The program features the premiere of Wind Rose, visualizing and sonifying winds patterns that are changing dramatically… Read More

Works & Process at the Guggenheim presents Choreography of Light by Brandon Stirling Baker, January 18 and 20, 2019 at 7:30pm

“Explore the past, present, and future of lighting for ballet with visual artist and Boston Ballet lighting director Brandon Stirling Baker. A frequent collaborator with choreographer Justin Peck and a diverse group of artists including Anthony Roth Costanzo, Benjamin Millepied, Sufjan Stevens, Jamar Roberts, Michelle… Read More

Voice of My City: Jerome Robbins and New York at The New York Public Library for the Performing Arts at Lincoln Center, through March 30, 2019

“Legendary choreographer Jerome Robbins was deeply connected to New York City, drawing inspiration for shows and ballets such as Fancy Free and West Side Story from the people and places around him. This vibrant relationship between the artist and his metropolitan muse serves as the… Read More

Works & Process at the Guggenheim presents Battleground: Ryan McNamara, January 10 – 12, 2018 at 7:30pm

“Following the sold-out premiere of Battleground in 2016, Works & Process presents an encore of this one-of-a-kind “Cosplay-Battle-Ballet” made in and for the museum’s Frank Lloyd Wright–designed theater. Three squads of performers—the Red Choir Loft, the Green Balcony, and the Blue Stage—battle for dominance with… Read More

Dorrance Dance: World Premiere of Myelination at New York City Center’s Fall for Dance Festival, October 2 & 3, 2017

Tap dance company Dorrance Dance, founded in 2011 by Artistic Director and 2015 MacArthur Fellow Michelle Dorrance, announces the World Premiere of Myelination at New York City Center’s Fall for Dance Festival. Myelination (2017) was commissioned, in part, by Cal Performances, UC Berkeley, Berkeley, California and by New… Read More

Works & Process Rotunda Project: Falls the Shadow by Daniil Simkin at Guggenheim Museum, September 4 and 5 at 8 and 9:30 pm

“Commissioned by Works & Process and created by American Ballet Theatre (ABT) Principal Dancer Daniil Simkin, Falls the Shadow is a new production featuring Simkin, ABT soloist Cassandra Trenary, Ana Lopez from Hubbard Street Dance Chicago, and dancer Brett Conway; choreography by Alejandro Cerrudo; projection… Read More

Secrets and Seawalls, A Dance Performance by Kinesis Project aboard the 1885 Cargo Ship Wavertree, July 27 at 7pm and July 30 at 5pm

Photographs by Corrado Serra.  “The South Street Seaport Museum and Kinesis Project dance theatre present Secrets and Seawalls aboard the restored 1885 full-rigged cargo sailing ship Wavertree. Secrets and Seawalls is an evening of dance in two distinct acts. Inspired by hurricane Sandy and New York’s strength and susceptibility, Melissa… Read More