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Thursday, February 2, 2023

IMPRESSIONS: "BELLA" Directed by Bridget Murnane Makes Its NYC Premiere the Dance On Camera Festival by The Dance Enthusiast

In IMPRESSIONS: "BELLA" Directed by Bridget Murnane Makes Its NYC Premiere the Dance On Camera Festival "Along with learning an important slice of dance history in this film, one can be insp…

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Wednesday, February 1, 2023

IMPRESSIONS: Les Ballet Afrik's "New York is Burning" at The Joyce Theater by The Dance Enthusiast

In IMPRESSIONS: Les Ballet Afrik's "New York is Burning" at The Joyce Theater  "no dancer looks the same, demonstrating the company's mission of individual expression, radical acceptance,…

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Tuesday, January 31, 2023

IMPRESSIONS: "Curriculum II" Bill T. Jones/Arnie Zane Company at New York Live Arts, a NYC Premiere by The Dance Enthusiast

IMPRESSIONS: "Curriculum II" Bill T. Jones/Arnie Zane Company at  New York Live Arts"Think of Curriculum II as a Ferrari. The many ideas swirling around Jones’ New York City premiere move…

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BAREFOOTNOTES: Things I Am Learning About The Dance Enthusiast at Age Fifteen, a Letter from the Editor, Christine Jowers by The Dance Enthusiast

BAREFOOTNOTES: Things I Am Learning About The Dance Enthusiast at Age Fifteen, A letter from the Editor, Christine Jowers: "Figuring out ways to to welcome and lift up new voices in dance co…

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Monday, January 30, 2023

IMPRESSIONS: Gisèle Vienne’s "This Is How You Will Disappear" at Théâtre National de la Colline, Paris by The Dance Enthusiast

In IMPRESSIONS: Gisèle Vienne’s "This Is How You Will Disappear" at Théâtre National de la Colline, Paris "The visuals are spectacular and the fog is mesmerizing as it gushes down from …

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Monday, January 23, 2023

IMPRESSIONS: Mystical Feet Company in Yehuda Hyman's "SECRET OF THE POSSIBLE" at The Theatre of the 14th Street Y by The Dance Enthusiast

In IMPRESSIONS: Mystical Feet Company in  Yehuda Hyman's "SECRET OF THE POSSIBLE"  at The Theatre of the 14th Street Y" :Words are useful for telling stories, but some stories---ah! Some s…

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A DAY IN THE LIFE OF DANCE: LayeRhythm (On The Move) with STASIS: Works & Process at Lincoln Center by The Dance Enthusiast

 In A DAY IN THE LIFE OF DANCE: LayeRhythm (On The Move) with STASIS: Works & Process at Lincoln Center":The Works & Process format in Lincoln Center’s intimate Clark Studio Theat…

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IMPRESSIONS: Jasmine Hearn’s “Salt and Spirit” at the Out-FRONT 
Festival Curated by Pioneers Go East Collective by The Dance Enthusiast

In IMPRESSIONS: Jasmine Hearn’s “Salt and Spirit” at the Out-FRONT Festival Curated by Pioneers Go East Collective: "Juicy, sweet and sensual, yet equipped with a tough skin fit for ha…

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Saturday, January 21, 2023

DANCE NEWS: Directed by Alla Kovgan, PEAK Performances Releases Five Film Premieres on the PEAK Plus Streaming Platform: by The Dance Enthusiast

PEAK Performances, on January 19, 2023, released five film premieres directed by Alla Kovgan on the groundbreaking PEAK Plus Streaming Platform. Up-close captures of major productions by D…

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Monday, January 16, 2023

DANCE NEWS: The Hermitage Celebrates 20th Anniversary Season and 15th Year of the Hermitage Greenfield Prize with Two $30,000 Commissions by The Dance Enthusiast

DANCE NEWS: The Hermitage Celebrates 20th Anniversary Season and 15th Year of the Hermitage Greenfield Prize with Two $30,000 Commissions: In Hip-hop and street-dance artist, dancer-choreogr…

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Saturday, January 14, 2023

DANCE NEWS: Kaatsbaan Cultural Park to Receive $15,000 Grant from the National Endowment for the Arts by The Dance Enthusiast

DANCE NEWS: Kaatsbaan Cultural Park to Receive $15,000 Grant from the National Endowment for the Arts.

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Friday, January 13, 2023

DANCE NEWS: Juan José Escalante Joins Miami City Ballet as Executive Director by The Dance Enthusiast

“I am honored to be joining a team of talented professionals who are committed to deliver the mission of MCB every day. Having the opportunity to support the exceptional artistic vision of…

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Friday, December 30, 2022

IMPRESSION: Sally Silvers & Dancers in "Pandora’s New Cake Stain" at Roulette Intermedium, a 40th Anniversary Season Special by The Dance Enthusiast

 In IMPRESSION: Sally Silvers & Dancers in "Pandora’s New Cake Stain" at Roulette Intermedium, a 40th Anniversary Season Special: "Sally Silvers & Dancers invite us for a swim in …

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Friday, December 23, 2022

IMPRESSIONS: Jennifer Tipton "Our Days and Night" at Baryshnikov Arts Center  by The Dance Enthusiast

In IMPRESSIONS: Jennifer Tipton "Our Days and Night" at Baryshnikov Arts Center: "The star of veteran lighting designer Jennifer Tipton’s show Our Days and Night is a star of her own maki…

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THE DANCE ENTHUSIAST ASKS: Lynn Parkerson on the Origins of the Brooklyn Ballet's "Nutcracker" by The Dance Enthusiast

THE DANCE ENTHUSIAST ASKS: Lynn Parkerson on the Origins of the Brooklyn Ballet's "Nutcracker" : "The story originally comes from E.T.A Hoffman,  but I tell you, that narrative never was wh…

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IMPRESSIONS: Split Bill #38 at Triskelion Arts with Jendaya Dash and Julia Antinozzi by The Dance Enthusiast

In IMPRESSIONS: Split Bill #38 at Triskelion Arts with Jendaya Dash and Julia Antinozzi: https://www.google.com/search?client=safari&rls=en&q=Triskelion+Arts&ie=UTF-8&oe=UTF-…

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Thursday, December 22, 2022

IMPRESSIONS: LaTasha Barnes Presents The Jazz Continuum at The Joyce Theater by The Dance Enthusiast

In IMPRESSIONS: LaTasha Barnes Presents  The Jazz Continuum, an Ebullient Cornucopia of Black Created Dance and Music at The Joyce Theater "The show, rousing and ebullient, a kaleidoscope o…

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IMPRESSIONS: Paul Taylor Dance Company "A New Era" at Lincoln Center by The Dance Enthusiast

 In IMPRESSIONS: Paul Taylor Dance Company  "A New Era" at Lincoln Center :"Optimists will feel their chests swell reading the words “Taylor: A New Era” heading the announcement of the…

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Wednesday, December 21, 2022

IMPRESSIONS: Tere O’Connor “Rivulets” at Baryshnikov Arts Center by The Dance Enthusiast

 IMPRESSIONS: Tere O’Connor “Rivulets” at Baryshnikov Arts Cente : "Sometimes (ok, often) ;it’s hard to say what a dance is “about”;or what a dance is meant to 'do' " Sarah Ceci…

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Tuesday, December 20, 2022

In IMPRESSIONS: "La Chute des Anges" ("When Angels Fall") by Compagnie L’Oublié(e) in Paris by The Dance Enthusiast

In IMPRESSIONS: "La Chute des Anges" ("When Angels Fall") by Compagnie L’Oublié(e) in Paris".. a poetic synthesis of circus, dance and theatre choreographed and directed by Raphaëlle Boi…

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Sunday, December 18, 2022

IMPRESSIONS: Felice Lesser Dance Theater’s World Premiere of "Trap Ist" by The Dance Enthusiast

IMPRESSIONS: Felice Lesser Dance Theater’s World Premiere of Trap Ist "...terps of all ages will appreciate the explanation for A.I.’s choice to bring dancers to the new planet: “they …

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Friday, December 16, 2022

DANCE NEWS: THE BESSIES ANNOUNCE RECIPIENTS OF THE 2022 NY DANCE AND PERFORMANCE AWARDS by The Dance Enthusiast

 In THE BESSIES ANNOUNCE RECIPIENTS OF THE 2022 NY DANCE AND PERFORMANCE AWARDS The NY Dance and Performance Awards, the Bessies, New York City’s premier dance awards honoring outstanding…

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Thursday, December 15, 2022

DANCE NEWS: Ali Rosa-Salas to Lead Abrons Arts Center, Named Vice President of Visual and Performing Arts by The Dance Enthusiast

"The arts can and should be of service to all New Yorkers. The Settlement’s mission of providing pathways for opportunity will continue to shape Abrons’s curatorial and programmatic visi…

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Tuesday, December 13, 2022

IMPRESSIONS: "PANORAMA" a Short Film by Gerard & Kelly, Dances with Colonialism at Paris' Bourse de Commerce by The Dance Enthusiast

IMPRESSIONS: "PANORAMA" a Short Film by Gerard & Kelly Dances with Colonialism at  Paris' Bourse de Commerce,"Seeing the dancers let loose to music by the late composer Julius Eastman i…

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DAY IN THE LIFE OF DANCE: David Parker and The Bang Group in NUT/CRACKED at The Flea Theater by The Dance Enthusiast

DAY IN THE LIFE OF DANCE: David Parker and The Bang Group in NUT/CRACKED at The Flea Theater"Parker’s queer-friendly, Pop version made its American debut the following year at Dance Theate…

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Monday, December 12, 2022

IMPRESSIONS: "Dancing Without Steps:The Art of Improvisation with Margaret Beals" - A Documentary by The Dance Enthusiast

IMPRESSIONS: Dancing Without Steps: "The Art of Improvisation with Margaret Beals" - A Documentary"Artists of all genres will appreciate Beals’s passion for authenticity." Henning Rübsam,…

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Sunday, December 11, 2022

A DAY IN THE LIFE OF DANCE: Rockette, Sydney Mesher, Brings Difference to the Radio City Music Hall Christmas Spectacular by The Dance Enthusiast

 "Mesher knew her goal was to dance for the Rockettes one day. The fact that she was born without a left hand due to a rare congenital condition called Symbrachydactyly did not deter her." …

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Saturday, December 10, 2022

DANCE NEWS: 2023 Bowen Award for Inclusive Choreography Awarded to Choreographer and Director Robin Dekkers by The Dance Enthusiast

DANCE FOR PD® AWARDS THE SECOND ANNUAL LUCY BOWEN AWARD FOR INCLUSIVE CHOREOGRAPHY TO CHOREOGRAPHER AND DIRECTOR ROBIN DEKKERS    The annual $10,000 Award was developed to support the n…

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Friday, December 9, 2022

IMPRESSIONS: Neil Greenberg's "Betsy" at La MaMa Experimental Theatre Club by The Dance Enthusiast

In IMPRESSIONS: Neil Greenberg's "Betsy" at La MaMa Experimental Theatre Club"Although a proper noun, "Betsy" is not a human being, but rather an accumulation of ideas and an analogy for dan…

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IMPRESSIONS: HOMAGE! Arthur Avilés Presents Three Legacy Works from the Repertory of his Typical Theatre by The Dance Enthusiast

IMPRESSIONS: HOMAGE! Three Legacy Works from the Repertory of Arthur Avilés Typical Theatre Based on Dances by Loïe Fuller, Martha Graham, and José Limón   "Acting as a student …

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Wednesday, December 7, 2022

IMPRESSIONS: Camille A. Brown’s Trilogy "BLACK GIRL: Linguistic Play," "Mr. ToL E. RAnCE," and "ink" Dances from The Joyce to The Apollo by The Dance Enthusiast

In IMPRESSIONS: Camille A. Brown’s Trilogy "BLACK GIRL: Linguistic Play," "Mr. ToL E. RAnCE,"  and "ink" Dances from The Joyce to The Apollo "How do you define the Black American experien…

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