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)  ...

AXIS Dance Company, Oakland, CA

AXIS Dance Company’s "Light Shelter" choreographed by David Dorfman, with dancers (from left) Sebastian Grubb, Sonsherée Giles, Rodney Bell, Alice Sheppard and Janet DasPhoto by Kevin Colton Lively Dimensions AXIS Dance CompanyWorks choregraphed by Marc Brew and  ...

Zhukov Dance Theatre, SF

'Dreams Recycled' Zhukov Dance TheatreYuri Zhukov, DirectorSept. 1-3, 2011Z Space, San Francisco Six dancers in the Zhokov company offer images from their dreams. Video and voice-over tell the stories. The verbal memories are printed in the program. There  ...

West Wave, Dance Mission and SF Ballet

San Francisco Ballet company members, seen here dancing "Symphony in C" at the Opera House, performed the same work at Stern Grove.Photo © Erik Tomasson Dance Weekend in San Francisco West Wave: "Terra Incognita, Revisited" (July 29, 2011), "Almost  ...