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  ...

Zhukov Dance Theatre, SF

'Dreams Recycled' Zhukov Dance TheatreYuri Zhukov, DirectorSept. 1-3, 2011Z Space, San Francisco Six dancers in the Zhokov company offer images from their dreams. Video and voice-over tell the stories. The verbal memories are printed in the program. There  ...

West Wave, Dance Mission and SF Ballet

San Francisco Ballet company members, seen here dancing "Symphony in C" at the Opera House, performed the same work at Stern Grove.Photo © Erik Tomasson Dance Weekend in San Francisco West Wave: "Terra Incognita, Revisited" (July 29, 2011), "Almost  ...

Merce Fair, NY

Members of Cunningham's company perform "Duets"Photo from Merce Cunningham Dance Company website Merce Fair, Lincoln Center Festival Merce Cunningham Dance CompanyFrederick P. Rose Hall, New YorkJuly 16, 2011 Just Wonderful! Spend a whole day with Merce Cunningham! See his  ...