Pam Tanowitz Dance- review

Pam Tanowitz has been steadily turning into one of the smartest young choreographers in New York. Her recent show at the Joyce Soho, Forevermore, united in an evening-length work elements that she has included in recent years, but with a  ...

culturevulture.net – review

Project Artaud Theater, April 24-May 10, 2008 Presented by ODC Theater, San Francisco A three part Festival featuring the work of Ledoh, Jo Kreiter/Flyaway Productions, Sara Shelton Mann and Miguel Gutierrez http://www.odctheater.org/ Ledoh is an immigrant Butoh dancer, and Kreiter  ...

culturevulture.net – review

Faustin Liyekula Festival of Lies Yerba Buena Center for the Arts Forum November 8-10, 2007 http://www.ybca.org/tickets/production.aspx?performanceNumber=3131 Leaving the theatre, I am soft with remorse. I attempt Bodichitta breathing- inhaling sadness to my heart, trying to not wish away  ...

San Francisco Ballet 2007 Season Program 7

Matjash Mrozewski is a young Canadian choreographer tapped by Helgi Tomasson to make a new work for San Francisco. “Concordia” is set to the music of Matthew Hindson, (also young) who is Australian. The piece explores the confluence of weird,  ...

The Merry Widow – review

The Houston Ballet waltzed (literally) into their 39th season with most bubbly of ballets, The Merry Widow. How better to celebrate the eve of 40 than with a whole lot of on stage drinking. Franz Lehár's charming 1905 operetta nicely  ...

Los Angeles Ballet – review

Los Angeles Ballet UCLA Freud Playhouse May 24 & 25, 2007 Alex Theatre, Glendale May 26, 2007 Redondo Beach Performing Arts Center June 2, 2007 webiste Elizabeth Claire Walker (en pointe) Lauren Toule (floor) in Serenade. Photo: Reed  ...

culturevulture.net – review

Doug Varone and Dancers “Lux”, “Home”, “Boats Leaving” Yerba Buena Center for the Arts Theater April 12-20, 2008 San Francisco Performances http://www.ybca.org/ http://www.dougvaroneanddancers.org/ I’m not sure what niche Doug Varone holds in the modern dance world. He is one of  ...