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2 hours agoArts / Dance : Danceviewtimes

"Le Halte de Cavalerie", "Class Concert", "Prelude" Mikhailovsky Ballet David H. Koch Theater New York, NY November 19, 2014 by Mary Cargill © 2014 by Mary Cargill The Mikhailovsky's triple bill was a brief trip through its archives,...Show More Summary

Shaman in the Theater

4 hours agoArts / Dance : Danceviewtimes

"Mago" Dohee Lee Forum and Grand Lobby Yerba Buena Center for the Arts San Francisco, CA November 15, 2014 by Rita Felciano copyright © Rita Felciano, 2014 Korean-born Dohee Lee's "Mago" is an ambitious, excellently realized work that straddles Dance Theater and performance as ritual. Show More Summary

And Paris Burned with Passion

5 hours agoArts / Dance : Danceviewtimes

“Flames of Paris” Mikhailovsky Ballet David H. Koch Theater New York, NY November 16, 2014 (matinee) by Marianne Adams copyright © 2014 by Marianne Adams How could you make Stalin’s favorite revolution-themed ballet a success in 2014?...Show More Summary

Tableaux for a Revolution

"The Flames of Paris" Mikhailovsky Ballet David H. Koch Theater New York, NY November 15, 2014 by Carol Pardo copyright ©2014 by Carol Pardo Mikhail Messerer, ballet master of the Mikhailovsky Ballet, possesses that rare trait, a sense of history. Show More Summary

Tumultuously Fierce, Tumultuously Lyrical

"Shostakovich," "Rasa" Alonzo King Lines Ballet Lam Theater Yerba Buena Center for the Arts San Francisco, CA November 14, 2012 by Rita Felciano copyright © Rita Felciano Despite the fact that Alonzo Kong has put his stamp on dancers' bodies and what we used to think of as ballet for over two decades, he still manages to surprise us. Show More Summary

A Season Takes Flight

“Swan Lake” Boston Ballet Boston Opera House Boston, MA October 30, 2014 by Dale Brauner copyright © 2014 by Dale Brauner After a six-year hiatus, “Swan Lake” is back at Boston Ballet, which began its 2014-15 season with a new production of the beloved P.I. Show More Summary

Name Game

“Giselle” Mikhailovsky Ballet David H. Koch Theater New York, New York, November 12, 2014, matinee by Mary Cargill copyright © 2014 by Mary Cargill The Mikhailovsky Ballet, known in Soviet times as the Maly, is based in St. Petersburg, formerly known as Leningrad, and is a smaller cousin of the Maryinksy, formerly known as the Kirov. Show More Summary

Small is Beautiful

“Giselle” Mikhailovsky Ballet David H. Koch Theater New York, New York, November 11, 2014 By Michael Popkin Copyright © 2014 by Michael Popkin Sincere acting and characterization were the centerpieces of a surprisingly intimate reading of “Giselle” by the Mikhailovsky Ballet on the opening night of its two-week visit to Lincoln Center on Tuesday. Show More Summary

Life Layers

“Helga and The Three Sailors” Netta Yerushalmy Danspace New York, NY November 8, 2014 by Martha Sherman copyright © 2014 by Martha Sherman Netta Yerushalmy has always danced. In “Helga and The Three Sailors,” family films played in the background that showed her happily marching, twirling and kicking from toddler to teenager. Show More Summary

A Cautionary Tale

“Manon” The National Ballet of Canada Four Seasons Centre for the Performing Arts Toronto, Canada November 8, 2014 by Denise Sum © 2014 by Denise Sum The National Ballet of Canada opened its 2014-2015 season with a revival of Kenneth MacMillan’s “Manon”, which has not been seen in Toronto since its premiere in 1996. Show More Summary

7 in a Row: Indiadance

Symposium; Embassy of India; November 5, 2014 Dakshina’s 11th Fall Festival; Harman Hall; November 6-8, 2014 Malaysia’s Sutra Dance Theatre; Terrace Theater, Kennedy Center; November 9, 2014 Washington, DC by George Jackson © 2014 by George Jackson This spell of seven events in succession left me wanting more. Show More Summary

Athletes of God

"Sadeh21" Batsheva Dance Company Lam Research Theater Yerba Buena Center for the Arts San Francisco, CA November 6, 2014 by Rita Felciano copyright © by Rita Felciano Much has been made about Gaga, the movement language Artistic Director/Choreographer Ohad Naharin has developed for his Batsheva dancers. Show More Summary

Numbers Game

2 weeks agoArts / Dance : Danceviewtimes

"Raymonda Divertissements", "Seven Sonatas", "Thirteen Diversions" American Ballet Theatre David H. Koch Theater New York, NY November 1, 2014, evening by Mary Cargill copyright © 2014 by Mary Cargill Plotless abstractions ruled this program, as each work explored the choreographers' reactions to different music. Show More Summary

Dark, Strange and Familiar

2 weeks agoArts / Dance : Danceviewtimes

"Kindertotenlieder” Gisèle Vienne and artists New York Live Arts New York, NY October 29, 2014 by Marianne Adams copyright © 2014 by Marianne Adams Contrary to its title, Gisèle Vienne’s “Kindertotenlieder” does not mourn the death of children, nor does it use any of Gustav Mahler’s famous songs from the opus of the same name. Show More Summary

Take The L Train

2 weeks agoArts / Dance : Danceviewtimes

“The Impulse Wants Company,” “Dear and Blackbirds,” “All That We See” BalletCollective NYU Skirball Center New York, New York October 29, 2014 by Michael Popkin copyright © 2014 by Michael Popkin BalletCollective’s performances last week at NYU’s Skirball Center were director and choreographer Troy Schumacher’s most ambitious yet. Show More Summary

Bouquet

3 weeks agoArts / Dance : Danceviewtimes

“As I Remember It” Carmen de Lavallade Terrace Theatre The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts Washington, DC October 29, 2014 by George Jackson © 2014 by George Jackson Watching a beautiful woman is always a pleasure! Carmen de Lavallade walks with a pride that she sometimes winks at. Show More Summary

The Rituals of Being Human

3 weeks agoArts / Dance : Danceviewtimes

“Kontakthof” Tanztheater Wuppertal Pina Bausch Theater BAM Howard Gilman Opera House New York, NY October 24, 2014 by Martha Sherman copyright © 2014 by Martha Sherman “Kontakthof” is laced with humor and humanity, but it is the dark side of human relationships that pack the more powerful punch in Pina Bausch’s classic dance hall masterwork. Show More Summary

Entrances and Exits

3 weeks agoArts / Dance : Danceviewtimes

“Sinfonietta,” “With A Chance Of Rain,” “Thirteen Diversions” American Ballet Theatre David H. Koch Theater New York, New York October 24, 2014 by Michael Popkin copyright © 2014 by Michael Popkin “All the world’s a stage and all the men and women merely players” has a corollary: that every theatrical work is a separate world upon the stage. Show More Summary

Waltzing and Walking

3 weeks agoArts / Dance : Danceviewtimes

"Impromptus" Sasha Waltz & Guests Cal Performances, Zellerbach Hall Berkeley, CA October 24, 2014 by Rita Felciano copyright © Rita Felciano, 2014 The German choreographer and her international cast are rare guests in the Bay Area. Sasha...Show More Summary

Princes and Sailors and Ordinary People

3 weeks agoArts / Dance : Danceviewtimes

"Raymonda Divertissements", "Seven Sonatas", "Fancy Free" American Ballet Theatre David H. Koch Theater New York, NY October 25, 2014, matinee by Mary Cargill copyright © 2014 by Mary Cargill Variety is one of the benefits of ABT's fall...Show More Summary

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