culturevulture.net – review

The infectious rhythm and swirling color of “Summer,” the Moiseyev Dance Company’s opening number at Zellerbach Hall in Berkeley earlier this month, typify the exuberance of the troupe. Set to an achingly pastoral (albeit taped) orchestral score, the dance is  ...

David Parker and The Bang Group Review

The title of David Parker and The Bang Group’s new work, “Hour Upon the Stage,” is truth in advertising. It is both plainspoken and poetic, which might summarize Parker’s approach to dance as well. In this world without speech, Parker  ...

culturevulture.net – review

INSPIRIT and VTDance, two unaffiliated dance companies, took collaboration to a new level at Washington, DC’s Dance Place in a program entitled Ideals and Ism. The outstanding March 8th performance included three works by each dance company and one work  ...

Inbal Pinto Dance Company: Oyster

Tel Aviv-based choreographer Inbal Pinto is touring her 60-minute dance/theatre piece called Oyster. A quirky, imagistic and charming work, Oyster can hardly be classified as dance. And yet the theatrical mind behind the work is clearly funneling its influences—vaudeville,  ...