American Ballet Theatre, LA

Gillian Murphy and Marcelo Gomes in ABT's "The Bright Stream"Photo by Rosalie O'Connor ‘The Bright Stream’ American Ballet TheatreChoreography by Alexei RatmanskyMusic by Dmitri ShostakovichWith Paloma Herrera, Marcelo Gomes, Gillian Murphy, and Cory StearnsDorothy Chandler Pavilion, Los AngelesThrough July  ...

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  ...

International Dance Festival, Seattle

Members of Seattle's "highly physical" Khambatta Dance Company performed at the festival.Photo courtesy of the company Beyond the Threshold: Seattle International Dance Festival Week 1: Iraqi Bodies, Khambatta Dance Company, Compañia Ciudad Interior, Katsura KanRaisbeck HallCornish College of the  ...

Ballet Nacional de Cuba, LA

Dani Hernández and Anette Delgado in "Don Quixote"Photo by Nancy Reyes ' Don Quixote' Ballet Nacional De CubaChoreography by Alicia Alonso, after Alexander Gorsky and Marius PetipaComposed by Ludwig Minkus, performed by the LA Opera OrchestraDorothy Chandler PavilionThrough June  ...

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.  ...

Helena Waldmann, Düsseldorf

Brit Rodemund in a scene from "Revolver Besorgen"Photo by Oskar Henn 'Revolver Besorgen' Choreographer: Helena WaldmannDancer: Brit RodemundProduction: Helena Waldmann and Ecotopia Dance Productionstanzhaus nrw, Düsseldorf (Germany)May 28, 2011 Helena Waldmann received quite a bit of attention with her  ...

Giselle, Pacific Northwest Ballet

'Giselle' Music by Adolphe AdamChoreography by Jean Coralli, Jules Perrot, Marius PetipaStaged by Peter BoalPacific Northwest BalletMarion Oliver McCaw Hall, SeattleJune 3-12, 2011 Seattle’s underground and Pike’s Place Market are allegedly full of ghosts; Thursday, thanks to the  ...

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  ...