The Little Mermaid, SF Ballet

The rotating cast of San Francisco Ballet's "The Little Mermaid" includes (left to right) Yuan Yuan Tan,Sarah Van Patten, Tiit Helimets and Pascal MolatPhoto © Erik Tomasson The Little Mermaid Choreography and scenic, costume and lighting design by John  ...

Lucinda Childs, SF

A scene from "Dance II," with the choreographer Lucinda Childs appearing on the screen as the soloist echoes her movements.Photo © Sally Cohn Photography 2009 'Dance': Two Views Lucinda Childs Dance CompanyNovellus TheaterYerba Buena Center for the Arts, San  ...

Alonzo King Lines Ballet, SF

Alonzo King Lines Ballet dancers in Act I of "Triangle of the Squinches"Photos © Angela Sterling Alonzo King Lines Ballet "Triangle of the Squinches" (world premiere)Choreography by Alonzo KingMusic by Mickey HartScenic design by Christopher HaasNovellus Theater, Yerba Buena  ...

Lemi Ponifasio/MAU, SF

Tempest: Without a Body Created by Lemi Ponifasio/MAUNovellus TheaterYerba Buena Center for the Arts, San FranciscoApril 7-9, 2011 “A Paul Klee painting named 'Angelus Novus' shows an angel looking as though he is about to move away  ...

Paul Taylor Dance, SF (on tour)

Company members perform in Paul Taylor's "Brief Encounters"Photo by Tom Caravaglia Paul Taylor Dance Company (on Tour) Program CNovellus TheaterYerba Buena Center for the Arts, San FranciscoApril 2 and 3, 2011 Program C contained three dances—"Brief Encounters” (2009), “Three  ...

Nederlands Dans Theater, Berkeley

Scene from NDT's "Whereabouts Unknown"Photo by Joris Jan Bos NDT: 'Whereabouts Unknown' and 'Silent Screen' Nederlands Dans TheaterCal PerformancesZellerbach Hall, Berkeley, Calif.March 18, 2011 A shirtless man draws with a branch in sand. Wizard? Archeologist? Artist? As  ...

Swiss Dance Days, Bern

Swiss Dance Days (La Ribot, Anna Huber, and Yves Netzhammer) Bern, SwitzerlandMarch 3-6, 2011 La Ribot: “llámame mariachi” Dampfzentrale BernMarch 5 and 6, 2011 At the eighth iteration of Swiss Dance Days, in Bern, Switzerland, it was a  ...

Pilobolus, Philadelphia (national tour)

Pilobolus dancers in a scene from "Gnomen"Photo by Joseph Mehling Pilobolus Dance Theater 40th Anniversary TourAnnenberg Center, Philadelphia March 3-6, 2011 Philly dance fans continue their love affair with that amorphous troupe Pilobolus Dance Theater. The company's appearance at  ...