Paul Taylor Dance, SF (on tour)

Company members perform in Paul Taylor's "Brief Encounters"Photo by Tom Caravaglia Paul Taylor Dance Company (on Tour) Program CNovellus TheaterYerba Buena Center for the Arts, San FranciscoApril 2 and 3, 2011 Program C contained three dances—"Brief Encounters” (2009), “Three  ...

Stephen Petronio, SF

I Drink the Air Before Me Stephen Petronio CompanyNovellus Theater at Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, San FranciscoMarch 4 and 5, 2011 “I drink the air before me,and return, Or ere your pulse twice beat...”—Ariel, "The  ...

Laurie Anderson, “Delusion”

Laurie Anderson, "Delusion"Laurie Anderson in "Delusion."(Photo by Leland Brewster)Zellerbach Hall, UC Berkeley May 7-8, 2010Laurie Anderson’s universe is 62 years old, witty as ever, intelligent, politically aware, conscious of its own demise, capable of giving birth to a dog  ...

Levy Dance, SF

Levy DancePhoto: Brandi BrandesTheater Artaud, San Francisco, April 2010Everyone Intimate Alone Visiblywww.levydance.org Everyone Intimate Alone Visibly by Levy Dance happens as much to the audience as to its creators and performers - Benjamin Levy and Aline Wachsmuth.  In fact,  ...

Akram Khan Co., bahok

Akram Khan CompanyPhoto: Liu YangYerba Buena Center for the Arts, San Francisco, February 2010 bahokhttp://www.ybca.org/http://www.akramkhancompany.net/Akram Khan’s distinctive choreography is a windstorm that strikes with sudden unpredictability and intensity.  It defies gravity like the free fall of a parachute jump,  ...

Lines Ballet, San Francisco

Alonzo King Lines BalletYerba Buena Center for the Arts, San Francisco, October 09 Refraction: (with original score by Jason Moran) 2009The Moroccan Project 2005http://www.linesballet.org/Photo: RJ MunaDance legend, Judith Jamison, once said that Alonzo King is “one of our unsung  ...

Bill T. Jones/Arnie Zane Dance Company, on tour

Fondly Do We Hope... Fervently Do We Pray Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, San Francisco, October 09 http://www.billtjones.org/ Touring calendar: http://www.billtjones.org/events/touring_calendar.php http://www.ybca.org/ Photo: Russell Jenkins When choreographer Bill T. Jones speaks, his voice resonates soulfully, with  ...

Margaret Jenkins Dance Company, SF

Margaret Jenkins Dance CompanyYerba Buena Center for the Arts, San Francisco, September 09 Other Suns (A Trilogy)http://www.mjdc.org/performances2009.htmlOther Suns (A Trilogy) Photo: Lin XiaoyiOther Suns (A Trilogy) is collaboration bridging two countries, two years in the making between San Francisco’s  ...

Joe Goode Performance Group

Joe Goode Performance GroupOld Mint Building, San Francisco, August 09 “Traveling Light” Performance/Installationhttp://www.joegoode.org/Joe Goode’s Traveling Light began on the avenue, as one turned from street level to the steep steps of an imposing old Mint Building. Both the sharp  ...

Hãlau o Keikiali`i

Hãlau o Keikiali`I is a Hawaiian Cultural and Dance Group based in San Francisco since 1994. Their goal is to educate the general public about Hawaiian Culture, with its traditional customs, values, and protocols. On paper this may sound a  ...