From Wallflower Order to Dance Brigade, SF

From Wallflower Order to Dance Brigade: A 35-Year Retrospective Celebration Novellus Theatre, Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, San FranciscoNov. 19, 2011 Wow! Krissy Keefer is, and has been, the moving force behind the Wallflower Order (founded 1975)  ...

Every Step You Take, A Memoir by Jock Soto

Jock Soto partnering Wendy Whelan in "Agon" at New York City Ballet, from the documentary "Water Flowing Together"Photo by Gwendolen Cates/ITVS 'Every Step You Take' Memoir by Jock Soto (with Leslie Marshall)HarperCollins, published October, 2011SBN-978-0-06-173238-6Hardcover,, including photos$24.99 (Kindle edition  ...

Simone Aughterlony, Bern, Switzerland

'We Need to Talk' Choreographed and performed by Simone AughterlonyDampfzentrale BernTanz In Bern: International FestivalBern, SwitzerlandOct. 19–Nov. 6, 2011 The spacecraft Voyager and the human being Simone Aughterlony share the same lift-off date, of sorts: Voyager blasted into  ...

Alonzo King LINES Ballet, SF

Victor Mateos Arellano in "Resin," choregraphed by Alonzo KingPhoto by RJ Muna Alonzo King LINES Ballet "Resin" (2011, world premiere)"Who Dressed You Like a Foreigner?" (1998)Novellus Theater, Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, San FranciscoOct. 14-24, 2011 Among Alonzo  ...

Hubbard Street Dance, Chicago

Hubbard Street dancers (from left) David Schultz, Jesse Bechard and Meredith Dincolo in "Scarlatti" by Twyla TharpPhoto by Todd Rosenberg Hubbard Street Dance Chicago - Fall Series Works by Twyla Tharp, Nacho Duato and Johan Inger Harris Theater,  ...

Scottish Ballet, U.S. tour

Scottish Ballet Works by Jorma Elo and Kenneth MacMillanDance at the Music CenterDorothy Chandler Pavilion, Los AngelesOct. 14-16, 2011 (part of the company’s U.S. tour) Who knew? I did not. Most probably you did not, but Scotland is  ...

AXIS Dance Company, Oakland, CA

AXIS Dance Company’s "Light Shelter" choreographed by David Dorfman, with dancers (from left) Sebastian Grubb, Sonsherée Giles, Rodney Bell, Alice Sheppard and Janet DasPhoto by Kevin Colton Lively Dimensions AXIS Dance CompanyWorks choregraphed by Marc Brew and  ...

Waheed Works, Philadelphia

Waheed Works "/Crossroads/"Choreography by Tommie-Waheed EvansWaheed Works dance projectPlays and Players Theater, PhiladelphiaSept. 25, 2011 Tommie-Waheed Evans has been on dual tracks as a dancer with Philadanco and Complexions and as an emerging choreographer, creating work since 2004  ...

Dancing Dead, Philadelphia

JUNK dancers in a scene from "Dancing Dead"Photo by Bill Herbert Rolling in Their Graves "Dancing Dead"Presented by JUNK dance troupePhilly Fringe Live Arts FestivalSub-Basement at 444 Lofts, PhiladelphiaThrough Sept. 17, 2011 Choreographer-dancer Brian Sanders has enjoyed a cultish  ...