Swan Lake – Matthew Bourne

Matthew Bourne and His Adventures in Motion Pictures Alastair Macaulay It’s not fluffy feathers and pointe shoes. Matthew Bourne’s Swan Lake sailed into San Francisco's Orpheum Theatre this week on a wave  ...

Brian Brooks Moving Company – Pinata

The future of dance is a talking pinata. Go ahead and laugh. Brian Brooks Moving Company, an up-and-coming Brooklyn-based group making its American Dance Festival debut, humbly makes the argument that humor, along with a kindergartenesque approach to the  ...

Brenda Angiel Aerial Dance

It was Stomp meets Peter Pan at the American Dance Festival, when Brenda Angiel’s Aerial Dance Company appeared at Page Auditorium. Thanks to the wonders of pipe-rigging, circus technology and mountain-climbing apparatus, modern dance has begun to leave the  ...