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  ...

Merce Fair, NY

Members of Cunningham's company perform "Duets"Photo from Merce Cunningham Dance Company website Merce Fair, Lincoln Center Festival Merce Cunningham Dance CompanyFrederick P. Rose Hall, New YorkJuly 16, 2011 Just Wonderful! Spend a whole day with Merce Cunningham! See his  ...

San Francisco Ethnic Dance Festival

Members of Collage Dance Ensemble performing "Eastern Tides"Photo courtesy of Collage Dance Ensemble 'Round the World in 80 Minutes San Francisco Ethnic Dance FestivalZellerbach Hall, UC BerkeleyNovellus Theater, Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, San FranciscoJune 3-July 3, 2011  ...

Epiphany Productions, SF

Antoine Hunter and Christine Bonansea in "Alonesome/Twosome"Photo by Elazar Harel World Traveler Epiphany ProductionsODC Theater, San FranciscoJune 17, 2011 With "Home Season 2011," Kim Epifano, director of Epiphany Productions, seems to be producing her very own Ethnic Dance Festival.  ...

Politics and Dance, SF

A scene from Nina Haft's "T:here"Photo courtesy of Nina Haft & Company blog Danced Politics "T:here" (a dance travelogue by Nina Haft)"Thieves" (choreography by Leya Mona Tawil)SF International Arts FestivalSouthside Theater, Fort Mason, June 4, 2011 Is politics a  ...

Kunst-Stoff Arts/Fest 2011, SF

A scene from "What Does It Feel Like to Kill Someone" by Mary Carbonara Dances.The work will be reprised at Kunst-Stoff June 8-11.Image from Mary Carbonara Dances website Mixed Messages Kunst-Stoff arts/fest 2011Curated by Yannis Adoniou1 Grove Street, San  ...

Barak Marshall Theaterdance, SF

'Monger' Physical-theater work for 10 dancersBy Barak MarshallBay Area premiere presented by the San Francisco International Arts FestivalMarines Memorial Theatre, San FranciscoMay 19, 2011 A single performance of Barak Marshall's "Monger," part of the San Francisco International Arts  ...

Scuba National Touring Network for Dance, SF

Chris Yon and Taryn Griggs, featured dancers in the Scuba Touring NetworkPhoto courtesy of Scuba Dance/Theater Discontent Katie Faulkner (San Francisco); Amelia Reeber (Seattle); and Chris Yon (Minneapolis)ODC Theater, San Francisco May 6-8, 2011 Scuba Touring Network is a  ...