Margaret Jenkins Dance Company, SF

A scene from "Time Bones" performed in the atrium of the Jewish Community Center of San FranciscoPhoto courtesy of JCCSF 'Time Bones' Preview of a new dance, with choreography by Margaret JenkinsMargaret Jenkins Dance CompanyJewish Community Center of San  ...

Trolley Dances 2012, SF

A performer from "San Francisco Trolley Dances 2012" in a Muni stationPhoto courtesy of Epiphany Productions 'Trolley Dances' Performances in and around the Muni streetcar systemPresented by Epiphany Productions, Artistic Director Kim EpifanoSan FranciscoOct. 20-21, 2012 Each year for  ...

Santa Cruz Fringe Festival, Santa Cruz, Calif.

Scene from "Yes Is Not Passive"Photo courtesy of Nugent Dance Dance on the Fringe Santa Cruz Fringe FestivalVarious Venues in Santa Cruz, Calif.July 13- 22, 2012 Dixie Shulman has produced the first Santa Cruz Fringe Festival, a 10-day, multi-arts,  ...

Post-Millennial, New York and London

Post-Millennium Views Limón Dance CompanyDavid Gordon and Pick Up Performance Co(s)"Singin' in the Rain" (U.K.)Royal BalletTanztheater WuppertalMatthew Bourne's "Play Without Words"Trisha Brown Dance CompanyParis Opera BalletNew York and LondonJune/July 2012 I visited New York City to attend the  ...

Goode/Roman, SF

Company members in a scene from Joe Goode's "When We Fall Apart"Phot courtesy Joe Goode Performance Group Putting It Back Together Joe Goode Performance Group: "When We Fall Apart"Z Space, 450 Florida Street, San FranciscoJune 14-30, 2012 Lizz Roman  ...

San Francisco International Arts Festival Finale

The cast Cid Pearlman's Performance Project in a scene from "This Is What We Do in Winter"Photo courtesy of Cid Pearlman Performance Project World View San Francisco International Arts FestivalCie 7273 (Switzerland and the USA)Dance Elixir (USA and The  ...

Armitage Gone! Dance, SF

Going, going, gone Armitage Gone! DanceChoreography by Karole ArmitageNovellus Theater, Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, San FranciscoMay 18, 2012 It's not easy to characterize Armitage Gone! Dance as a pleasant, refreshing performance event, especially if one expects  ...

Company C Contemporary Ballet, SF

A scene from Gregory Dawson's "which light in the sky is us?"Photo by Rosalie O'Connor Company C Contemporary Ballet Spring Program, with works choreographed by Artistic Director Charles Anderson, James Sewell, Peter Anastos and Gregory DawsonFort Mason, Cowell  ...

La Tania Baile Flamenco, SF

La TaniaPhoto by Adrian Arias 'Despertar es un Color' La Tania Baile Flamenco Cowell Theater, Fort Mason Center, San FranciscoApril 22, 2012. 7 PM We have waited a long time (almost three years, in my estimation) for a return  ...

Funsch Solos, SF

Nol Simonse (left) and Christy Funsch in "Three Rue Road"Photo by Alex Keitel 'One on One' and to Us All Funsch Solos: One on OneChoreography by Christy FunschZ Space, San FranciscoMarch 8-11, 2012 Christy Funsch's experiment in showing solo  ...