Brenda Angiel Aerial Dance, Durham, NC

8CHOBrenda Angiel Aerial Dance CompanyDurham Performing Arts CenterDurham, NCJuly 10, 2010http://www.danzaerea.com.ar/home.htmlwww.americandancefestival.orgBrenda Angiel Aerial Dance Company members perform a scene from "8CHO"Photo by James Arias(see video clip below)Equating the term “aerial dance” with the likes of Cirque du Soleil and  ...

Roaratorio, Merce Cunningham Dance Company, LA

Merce Cunningham Dance Company Legacy TourMikhail Baryshnikov (foreground) and Merce Cunningham duringtheir collaboration in Cunningham's "Occasion Piece (1999)." Baryshnikov performed"Occasion Piece2" with the Cunningham company at a special eventat Disney Concert Hall in Los Angeles on June 7 (see  ...

SF International Arts Festival — dance programs

Derevo: “Harlekin’’Studio Rue Dance: "Clinic"Dana Lawton Dances: "Who Is She?"Dana Lawton of Dana Lawton Dances The San Francisco International Arts Festival"Harlekin" at the Cowell TheaterMay 20, 2010"Clinic" and "Who Is She?" at the Southside TheaterMay 22, 2010Derevo, a  ...

Pennsylvania Ballet

PAB’s Modern Variety Pack Pennsylvania Ballet company members dancing "Requiem for a Rose," choreographed by Annabelle Lopez Ochoa.Photo by Paul Kolnik Program IV: Mixed repertory, including:"Square Dance" (choreography by George Balanchine); "Afternoon of a Faun" (choreography by Jerome Robbins);  ...

National Dance Company Wales, on tour

National Dance Company Wales, on tour (International Dance Festival Switzerland)National Dance Company Wales in Stijn Celis's "Form"(Photograph by Roy Campbell-Moore)(National Dance Company Wales is the new name of the company formerly known as Diversions)STEPS #12 International Dance Festival SwitzerlandThe  ...

SF Ballet, “Romeo and Juliet”

San Francisco Ballet, 'Romeo and Juliet'--Program 8, 2010San Francisco Ballet performing Helgi Tomasson's "Romeo and Juliet."Photo © Erik Tomasson Story ballet in three actsMusic by Sergei ProkofievConducted by Emil de CouChoreography by Helgi TomassonMay 1-9http://www.sfballet.org/performancestickets/2010season/program8.aspTwo’s company in Helgi Tomasson’s  ...

Counterpulse, Dance Extravaganza, S.F.

The Dance ExtravaganzaScott Wells and dancersPhoto by David PapasWorks by various San Francisco dance companiesCounterpulse1310 Mission StreetSan FranciscoMay 2, 2010http://counterpulse.org/may-day/Counterpulse, the storefront on 9th Street, has, in its short existence, become the Bay Area focus for experimental dance,  ...

Limón Dance Company, on tour

Limón Dance Company, on tour Limón Dance Company member Jonathan FredricksonPhoto by Roel SeeberSTEPS #12 International Dance Festival SwitzerlandThe Migros Culture Percentage Dance FestivalPalazzo dei CongressiLugano, SwitzerlandApril 27, 2010http://www.limon.orghttp://www.steps.chArtistic Director Carla Maxwell and Associate Artistic Director Roxane D’Orléans Juste,  ...

Washington Ballet

Washington Ballet Sona Kharatian and Jared Nelson by Steve VaccarielloApril 16, 2010Sidney Harman Hall, Washington, DC"Wunderland” Edwaard Liang“Brahms on Edge” Karole Armitage“Bolero” Nicolo Fontehttp://washingtonballet.org/Kicking off its spring season with an audience favorite—Edwaard Liang’s “Wunderland,” a world premiere— Karole Armitage’s  ...

Ingun Bjørnsgaard Prosjekt, Stockholm

Ingun Bjørnsgaard ProsjektPhoto: Knut BryPoppeaModerna DansteaternStockholm, SwedenApril 12, 2010www.ingunbp.nowww.modernadansteatern.seIn historic terms, Poppea skillfully navigated Nero’s Roman court as his mistress, but in Norwegian choreographer Ingun Bjørnsgaard’s modern dance theatre production Poppea, the woman is portrayed at best as a  ...