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A Wobbly Creature

"Frankenstein" San Francisco Ballet War Memorial Opera House San Francisco, CA February 17, 2017 by Rita Felciano copyright © Rita Felciano San Francisco Ballet has commissioned two ballets from British choreographer Liam Scarlett: "Hummingbird (2014)" to Philip Glass and "Fearful Symmetry (2016)" to John Adams. Show More Summary

Two Sides of Her Coin

Program A: “Dark Meadow Suite,” “Ekstasis,” “Woodland,” “I used to love you,” “Maple Leaf Rag” Martha Graham Dance Company Joyce Theater New York, NY February 14, 2017 by Martha Sherman copyright © 2017 by Martha Sherman As revolutionary...Show More Summary

Old and New, With Youthful Promise

2 days agoArts / Dance : Danceviewtimes

“Birthday Offering,” “Kabalevsky Violin Concerto,” “Concerto Grosso,” “Chromatic Fantasy,” “Concerto,” “See The Youth Advance!,” “New Scarlett” ABT Studio Company & The Royal Ballet School NYU Skirball Center for the Performance Arts...Show More Summary

Keeping It Beautiful

3 days agoArts / Dance : Danceviewtimes

“Sleeping Beauty” New York City Ballet David H. Koch Theater New York, NY February 9, 2017 by Marianne Adams copyright © 2017 by Marianne Adams NYCB’s “Sleeping Beauty” remains a beautiful production, and the smartly chosen cast of veterans and debutants gave the season’s early performance a good balance of stability and risk. Show More Summary

"Everything Has Changed": An Interview with Laura Peterson

3 days agoArts / Dance : Danceviewtimes

-- By Tom Phillips Copyright 2017 by Tom Phillips and Laura Peterson Laura Peterson in "Failure" “If your step has a name, keep working on it,” Laura Peterson tells her students. A dancer, teacher, and choreo- grapher of the 21st century,...Show More Summary

Anthemic and Glimmering

5 days agoArts / Dance : Danceviewtimes

“Fearful Symmetries,” “The Shimmering Asphalt,” “The Times Are Racing” New York City Ballet David H. Koch Theater New York, NY February 1, 2017 by Marianne Adams copyright © 2017 by Marianne Adams With its winter New Combinations program, NYCB certainly saved the best for last. Show More Summary

Speaking Truth to Power

6 days agoArts / Dance : Danceviewtimes

"Antigona" Soledad Barrio & Noche Flamenca Z Space San Francisco, CA February 14, 2017 by Rita Felciano copyright © 2017 Rita Felciano We probably didn't need a supertitle declaring a newly appointed ruler's desire to "make Thebes great again" to hear echoes. Show More Summary

Giving Voice to the Unspeakable

"Memory/Place" Nancy Karp + Dancers ODC Theater San Francisco, CA February 10, 2017 by Rita Felciano copyright © by Rita Felciano 2017 Far be it from Nancy Karp, who has been making formally sophisticated dances without a thread of narration...Show More Summary

Smelling the Roses

"The Sleeping Beauty" New York City Ballet David H. Koch Theater New York, New York February 12, 2017, evening by Mary Cargill copyright © 2017 by Mary Cargill Peter Martins' version of "The Sleeping Beauty" is a bit like the girl with...Show More Summary

Dances in the Round

"Fast Forward", "Gravity", "Anna's Last Day", "Sunrise", "Dark Forest" New Chamber Ballet City Center Studio 5 New York, New York February 11, 2017 by Mary Cargill copyright © 2017 by Mary Cargill Miro Magloire's all-female six-member New Chamber Ballet performed five of his works in his usual home, the modest, informal Studio 5. Show More Summary

Music, Dance and Space

2 weeks agoArts / Dance : Danceviewtimes

"Available Light" Lucinda Childs Dance Company Zellerbach Hall, Cal Performances Berkeley, CA February 3, 2017 by Rita Felciano copyright Rita Felciano, 2017 It's rare that choreographers or composers get to revisit a work they created more than thirty years ago. Show More Summary

Everything is Political

2 weeks agoArts / Dance : Danceviewtimes

“Last Work” Batsheva Dance Company Brooklyn Academy of Music, Howard Gilman Opera House New York, NY February 2, 2017 by Martha Sherman copyright © 2017 by Martha Sherman By the time the machine gun fire of the soundtrack went off, in...Show More Summary

A Boy and His Horse

2 weeks agoArts / Dance : Danceviewtimes

“The Little Humpbacked Horse” The Mariinsky Ballet The John F. Kennedy for the Performing Arts Washington, D.C. Tuesday, January 31, 2017 by Alexandra Tomalonis copyright © 2017 by Alexandra Tomalonis It’s not at all unusual to enjoy...Show More Summary

Ritual

2 weeks agoArts / Dance : Danceviewtimes

“Alekhya” Spilling Ink Productions Dance Place Washington, DC January 29, 2017 by George Jackson © 2017 by George Jackson Familiar formats in America for the classic dancing of India include long solos that are autobiographical and may...Show More Summary

Homage to the Queen

2 weeks agoArts / Dance : Danceviewtimes

"Allegro Brillante", "Swan Lake", "The Four Temperaments" New York City Ballet David H. Koch Theater New York, NY January 31, 2017 by Mary Cargill copyright © 2017 by Mary Cargill The well-balanced, all-Balanchine program wasn't given...Show More Summary

Choice and Chance

3 weeks agoArts / Dance : Danceviewtimes

“Atomos” Company Wayne McGregor Kay Theatre at The Clarice University of Maryland College Park, Maryland January 28, 2017 by George Jackson © 2017 by George Jackson As the resident choreographer of Britain’s Royal Ballet and as a professor...Show More Summary

Reshuffling The Deck

3 weeks agoArts / Dance : Danceviewtimes

“La Sonnambula,” “Prodigal Son,” “Firebird” New York City Ballet The David H. Koch Theater New York, New York January 29, 2017 by Michael Popkin © 2017 by Michael Popkin What do we look for when dancers take on new roles? For every “star is born” performance there’s probably a flop. Show More Summary

The Saga Resonates

3 weeks agoArts / Dance : Danceviewtimes

“Swan Lake” American Ballet Theatre Opera House The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts Washington, DC January 28 at 1:30 PM by George Jackson © 2017 by George Jackson The adventure that is “Swan Lake” unfolded on Saturday afternoon with Veronika Part, James Whiteside and Cory Stearns in leading roles. Show More Summary

A Trio of Notables

3 weeks agoArts / Dance : Danceviewtimes

"Seven Sonatas" "Optimistic Tragedy" "Pas Parts 2016' San Francisco Ballet Program 2 War Memorial Opera House San Francisco, CA January 26, 2017 by Rita Felciano copyright © Rita Felciano, 2017 Yuri Possokhov’s “Optimistic Tragedy” is...Show More Summary

Freezing in Miami

3 weeks agoArts / Dance : Danceviewtimes

Miami City Ballet: "The Fairy's Kiss" by Alexei Ratmansky Works & Process Peter B. Lewis Theater Guggenheim Museum New York, NY January 29, 2017, afternoon by Mary Cargill copyright © 2017 by Mary Cargill The Miami City Ballet is premiering Alexei Ratmansky's "The Fairy's Kiss" in February, set to Stravinsky's "Le Baiser de la Fée". Show More Summary

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