Shared Space 5, SF

Nol Simonse (left) and Christy Funsch in "Etudes in Detention"Photo by Keira Heu-Jwyn Chang 'Shared Space 5' New Dances by Todd Eckert and Nol SimonseDance Mission Theater, San FranciscoMarch 2-4, 2012 Todd Eckert and Nol Simonse offered five works  ...

Batsheva, SF

Batsheva Dance Company members in "Max"Photo by Gadi Dagon To the 'Max' Batsheva Dance CompanyChoreography by Artistic Director Ohad NaharinOriginal music composed and performed by Maxim WarattCostumes by Rakefet LevyLighting by Avi Yona Bueno(Bambi)San Francisco PerformancesNovellus Theater at YBCA,  ...

Black Choreographers Festival, SF

A Celebration Black Choreographers FestivalDance Mission Theater, San FranciscoFeb. 18-19, 2012 The Black Choreographers Festival goes on for three weekends each year during Black History Month at Laney College in Oakland and at the Dance Mission Theater in  ...

Martha Graham Dance Company, SF

Martha Graham Dance Company members perform "Steps in the Street"Photo by John Deane Dance Is a Weapon Martha Graham Dance Company Kanbar Hall, Jewish Community Center, San FranciscoFeb. 11 and 12, 2012 The powerful work of Martha Graham and  ...

Paufve/Dance, SF

Jill Randall and Christy Thomas in "So I Married Abraham Lincoln"Photo courtesy of paufve | dance 'So I Married Abraham Lincoln?' Premiere of a dance theater work about Mary Todd LincolnChoreography by Randee Paufve of paufve|danceSound score by Heather  ...

Company C Contemporary Ballet, SF

Good! Better! Best! Company C Contemporary BalletLesher Center for the ArtsWalnut Creek, Calif. (Jan. 20 and 21, 2012)Program repeats at Center for the Arts, Castro Valley, Calif. (Jan. 28 and 29)and at Yerba Buena Center for the Arts,  ...

Merce Cunningham Dance Company Finale, NY

The Merce Cunningham Dance Company in their farewell performances at New York's Park Avenue ArmoryPhoto by Stephanie Berger A Merce Memoir Merce Cunningham Dance CompanyFinal engagementPark Avenue Armory, New YorkDec. 29–31, 2011 I first saw Merce Events in 1957  ...

From Wallflower Order to Dance Brigade, SF

From Wallflower Order to Dance Brigade: A 35-Year Retrospective Celebration Novellus Theatre, Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, San FranciscoNov. 19, 2011 Wow! Krissy Keefer is, and has been, the moving force behind the Wallflower Order (founded 1975)  ...