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Friday, September 25, 2020

DANCE NOW’s 25th Anniversary virtual performances: All that art is worth by Admin

September 10, 2020.DANCE NOW’s web platform. A lot can happen in 25 years — particularly in the arts; it’s a bit mind boggling to think of all of the ideas, all of the dreams, all of t…

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Heidi Duckler Dance brings together the community with ‘The Quest’ by Admin

During these days of social distancing and virtual dance classes, now, more than ever, we are craving any kind of physical connection. To be in the studio together, to feel what it feels lik…

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Broadway Dance Center shows support with Leaps for Lebanon by Admin

On August 4, a devastating explosion in Beirut, Lebanon, killed at least 200 people, injured thousands and left about 300,000 people homeless. The exact cause of the detonation is still unde…

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Monday, September 21, 2020

Laurie Sefton’s ‘Breathe’, a drive-in dance event, to headline 18th annual TARFEST by Admin

Breathe, a drive-in dance event created, choreographed and directed by Laurie Sefton, is the headlining event of the 18th annual TARFEST at The Original Farmers Market in Los Angeles, on Oc…

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‘Leaning into the Unknown’: Nai-Ni Chen Dance Company presents a collection of quarantine art by Admin

September 19, 2020.Streamed on YouTube. Ramapo College’s Berrie Center presented the first act of its livestream broadcasts spotlighting New Jersey-based artists this Saturday. The perform…

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Friday, September 18, 2020

Hamilton and Trauma – Why He Wrote Like He Was Running Out Of Time, Part II by Admin

One of the true and few joys of this quarantine time has been the early home release of the pro shot of Hamilton: An American Musical. We received what we have never had before: the opportun…

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Monday, September 14, 2020

American Dance Movement unveils official 2020 National Dance Day routine by Admin

American Dance Movement (ADM), formerly the Dizzy Feet Foundation, has debuted the official 2020 National Dance Day routine with choreography by Shannon Mather and featuring dance trio MDC 3…

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Sunday, September 13, 2020

James Whiteside launches suicide prevention campaign by Admin

This past Thursday, September 10, was World Suicide Prevention Day, and American Ballet Theatre Principal James Whiteside has launched a suicide prevention initiative. Whiteside has said he …

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Friday, September 11, 2020

McDonald Selznick Associates creates an online lifeline for young dancers by Admin

McDonald Selznick Associates (MSA) is proud to bring to life a series of online dance intensives ranging from single day, weekend and week-long courses for young artists across the world.  …

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Thursday, September 10, 2020

New York City Ballet announces digital fall season by Admin

New York City Ballet (NYCB) has announced that the company will launch a digital fall season on September 28, which will continue for five weeks through October 31. During the first four wee…

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Monday, September 7, 2020

Celebrating is NOT cancelled! Só Dança celebrates 23 years in America by Admin

This year, Só Dança is celebrating its 23rd year anniversary of offering premiere dance products to American dancers. Só Dança started as a small family business in Sao Paulo, Brazil, i…

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‘Dance of Dreams’ from San Francisco Ballet and Benjamin Millipied: Art as escape by Admin

Streaming on YouTube. What are two main things that people want right now? Freedom of movement and human contact, I’ll say. San Francisco Ballet’s six-minute dance film Dance of Dreams, …

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Jacob’s Pillow 2020 Virtual Summer Festival, Part II: ‘And still you must swing’ by Admin

August 27, 2020.Streamed on YouTube. The final performance of Jacob’s Pillow’s two-month virtual Summer Festival, a festival that met the moment and satisfied real yearnings out there, w…

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Steps for COVID-safe studios by Admin

As dance studios begin to reopen across America, deep cleans and stringent sanitation processes are becoming the new normal. Even if your state doesn’t consider it mandatory, following bes…

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Wednesday, September 2, 2020

Jacob’s Pillow 2020 Virtual Summer Festival, Part I: Meeting the moment by Admin

July and August 2020, Thursday evenings.Streamed on YouTube. As a dance reviewer, seeing dance live is one of the most treasured parts of my life. There’s just something about the house li…

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Monday, August 31, 2020

Dance life in quarantine: Lia Cirio affirms we can rise above together by Admin

Boston Ballet Principal Lia Cirio is honest about the difficulty of being a dancer in COVID times; the mental and physical toll she describes is something that so many dancers out there can …

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Moving through Uncertainty by Admin

Many would agree that these are uncertain times….uncharted for most of us. We don’t know what the future holds, let alone tomorrow. The landscape of performing arts and theater across …

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Girlboss Alison Stroming launches AS Dancewear by Admin

What is dance? “To move to music.” That simple phrase lets us think of dance in many ways. We experience so many different styles, techniques, different meanings and people expressing th…

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Casting in the age of the cloud: Video manipulation by Admin

Next up in our series, Casting in the age of the cloud, is all about video manipulation.  When I originally planned the electricity renovations in my house many years ago, I had a future i…

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New dance book: ‘Musical Theatre Choreography’ by Linda Sabo by Admin

Outskirts Press, Inc. has published Musical Theatre Choreography: Reflections of My Artistic Process for Staging Musicals by Linda Sabo, which is the author’s most recent book to date. T…

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Drive-in, tailgate or livestream a world premiere by Troy Schumacher’s BalletCollective by Admin

On August 3, five dancers from New York City Ballet (NYCB) and two from the Martha Graham Dance Company began a strict quarantine and testing protocol before joining together as a quarantine…

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Sunday, August 30, 2020

Mandy Moore and Al Blackstone: Tips on teaching and choreographing remotely by Admin

Here’s an upside to the dance world finding its footing in the new normal: we’re all learning the steps together. While I’ve been teaching livestreamed classes and running remote rehea…

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Finding community and possibility, from the stage to the screen: 2020 Virtual Boston Contemporary Dance Festival by Admin

August 15, 2020.Virtually over Zoom. Each year, the Boston Contemporary Dance Festival (BCDF) offers a space for dance artists and dance enthusiasts in Boston and the greater Northeast to ga…

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Can you improve your competition technique during isolation? by Admin

Sure, there have been tons of dance classes made available to us during COVID and we’re able to dance at home while in quarantine, but without dancing completely full out in a real-size da…

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Saturday, August 29, 2020

MDC 3: ‘World of Dance’ Season 4 champions by Admin

World of Dance started off its fourth season off with a bang as some of the best soloists and groups came from all over the world in hopes of winning $1 million and being named “World of …

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Friday, August 28, 2020

Be An #ArtsHero calls for ‘Arts Workers Unite’ on Labor Day by Admin

Be An #ArtsHero, an intersectional grassroots campaign to get the U.S. Senate to pass emergency arts relief, has dedicated Labor Day as a nationwide Day of Action called “Arts Workers Unit…

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The emotional power of fashion by Admin

Fashion can make you feel confident. That’s not to say you’ve got to be wearing top designers and be decked out head to toe in the latest trend, or be three steps ahead of the latest tre…

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Thursday, August 27, 2020

Martha Graham Dance Company announces online programming for 95th season by Admin

The Martha Graham Dance Company has announced its 95th season, which begins with a special Martha Matinee and the finale of The Eve Project on September 23. The 2020-21 season continu…

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Wednesday, August 26, 2020

‘SOUTHLAND SESSIONS’ celebrates the creativity and spirit of Los Angeles’ arts and cultural communities by Admin

Weekly TV series SOUTHLAND SESSIONS on KCET provides a unique window into the regional arts and cultural institutions of Los Angeles, at a time when attending in-person events is not an op…

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Tuesday, August 25, 2020

Jade Whitney: Navigating the professional dance industry in Canada by Admin

When you look back at how you began to gain interest in a particular activity, there is usually one thing that especially stands out. There is  usually that one person or thing that sparke…

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Monday, August 24, 2020

Buglisi Dance Theatre and Lincoln Center present reimagined ‘Table of Silence Project 9/11’ by Admin

Buglisi Dance Theatre and Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts, in partnership with Dance/NYC, will present a reimagining of the Table of Silence Project 9/11, an annual free public perfo…

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