Sunday, July 24, 2022

POSTCARDS: the cell theater Presents "The Final Veil," Inspired by Dancer Franceska Mann's Resistance During the Horrors of the Holocaust by The Dance Enthusiast

In POSTCARDS: the cell theatre Presents "The Final Veil," Inspired by Dancer Franceska Mann's Resilience During the Horrors of the Holocaust: "The most dramatic moment of the piece lies in …

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Thursday, July 14, 2022

POSTCARDS: Shreya Rawat on Dance Beyond Bollywood and South Asian Representation by The Dance Enthusiast

In "POSTCARDS: Shreya Rawat on Dance Beyond Bollywood and South Asian Representation": "It is possible to live a fulfilling life as an artist, it is possible to pay bills, it is possible to…

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Tuesday, July 12, 2022

POSTCARD: Artichoke Dance Company at "Brooklyn Utopias: Along The Canal" by The Dance Enthusiast

Artichoke Dance Company’s environmentally themed productions focus on the complexity and interconnectivity of people and place, our relationsip to the earth and each other, and the effects…

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Wednesday, July 6, 2022

IMPRESSIONS: Queer Butoh 2022, 
Vangeline Theater/New York Butoh Institute in collaboration with The Brick by The Dance Enthusiast

In  IMPRESSIONS:  Queer Butoh 2022, Vangeline Theater/New York Butoh Institute in collaboration with The Brick : "Butoh dance is notorious for its dim lights and interminably slow pace of …

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Friday, July 1, 2022

DANCE NEWS: The New York Public Library for the Performing Arts Announces 2022 Dance Research Fellows by The Dance Enthusiast

Juli Brandano, Rosemary Candelario, María de los Angeles Rodríguez Jiménez, Lindsey Jones, Richard Move, and Rachna Nivas will embark on a six-month fellowship at the Library for…

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Thursday, June 30, 2022

DANCE NEWS: Contract Dispute Between Union Artists and Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater Escalate by The Dance Enthusiast

In DANCE NEWS: Contract Dispute Between Union Artists and Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater Escalate:  “It has been extremely disheartening and disappointing to sit across the table fro…

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Wednesday, June 29, 2022

POSTCARDS: Tap City, the NYC Tap Festival, Now in its 22nd Year, Returns LIVE July 4-10th for the First Time since the Pandemic! by The Dance Enthusiast

In POSTCARDS: Tap City, the NYC Tap Festival, Now in its 22nd Year, Returns LIVE July 4-10th for the First Time since the Pandemic!" I’m excited to move back to the “in-person” version…

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Tuesday, June 28, 2022

IMPRESSIONS: Dance Theatre of Harlem: A History, A Movement, A Celebration - Book by Judy Tyrus and Paul Novosel by The Dance Enthusiast

In IMPRESSIONS:  Dance Theatre of Harlem: A History, A Movement, A Celebration - Book by Judy Tyrus and Paul Novosel: "A former DTH ballerina, Tyrus carries the company’s history in her b…

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Tuesday, June 21, 2022

DAY IN THE LIFE OF DANCE: Walter Rutledge Looks Back on his 25 Year Association with Brooklyn’s Thelma Hill Performing Arts Center by The Dance Enthusiast

  In DAY IN THE LIFE OF DANCE: Walter Rutledge Looks Back on his 25 Year Association with  Brooklyn’s Thelma Hill Performing Arts Center, THPAC  Celebrates 46 Years and a Return to Live…

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DANCE NEWS: The Dance Enthusiast Mourns the Loss of Hsueh-Tung Chen, Co-Founder of Chen Dance Center by The Dance Enthusiast

Together with wife Dian Dong, H.T. Chen created Chen Dance Center, a vibrant cultural center in Chinatown, NY which housed a dance company, theater space and dance school: H.T. Chen & Da…

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Friday, June 17, 2022

POSTCARDS: "Solace" Garnet Henderson's Dance Made in and for Inwood Hill Park - by The Dance Enthusiast

In POSTCARDS: Solace Garnet Henderson's Dance Made for Inwood Hill Park,Bringing Dance Out of the Theater and into the Community :  SOLACE was truly made in and for Inwood Hill Park; we’v…

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Wednesday, June 15, 2022
Tuesday, June 14, 2022

YOUR DANCE UP CLOSE: " Hope Against Hope" One Tale of an Immigrant Artist-from Russia, to Israel, to New York City and Peridance by The Dance Enthusiast

 YOUR DANCE UP CLOSE: " Hope Against Hope" One Tale of an Immigrant Artist-from Russia, to Israel, to New York City and Peridance "My  dream always was to come to New York City to study da…

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Tuesday, June 7, 2022

IMPRESSIONS: cullen+them in "forever for now" at New York Live Arts by The Dance Enthusiast

In IMPRESSIONS: cullen+them in forever for now at New York Live Arts :  "Teenage dancers today are often driven to excel at technique above all else. These five young artists show more dept…

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Wednesday, June 1, 2022

DANCE NEWS: CELC, an Anti-racism Course for the Arts & Culture Sector by The Dance Enthusiast

Through partnership with the Mass Cultural Council, the CELC aims to offer equity training and supports to all arts and culture leaders in Massachusetts and the nation, in efforts to enact s…

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Tuesday, May 24, 2022

DAY IN THE LIFE OF DANCE: Carolyn Lucas on Trisha Brown, Robert Rauschenberg, and 50 Years of the Trisha Brown Dance Company at The Joyce by The Dance Enthusiast

 In DAY IN THE LIFE OF DANCE: Carolyn Lucas on Trisha Brown, Robert Rauschenberg, and 50 Years of the Trisha Brown Dance Company at The Joyce"Brown and Rauschenberg collaborated for five d…

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Friday, May 20, 2022
Wednesday, May 18, 2022

POSTCARDS: Dancing Diaries- "Splash Dance"- Jody Oberfelder Dance Projects Make a "Splash" at The Victoria and Albert Museum in London by The Dance Enthusiast

In POSTCARDS: Dancing Diaries- Jody Oberfelder Projects and Crew Make a "Splash Dance"  at The Victoria and Albert Museum in London-- " It is always wonderful to hear what our dance communi…

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Tuesday, May 17, 2022

DANCE NEWS: English National Ballet Brings Akram Khan's "Giselle" to BAM with Star-Studded Principal Cast by The Dance Enthusiast

Enter the rich world of Akram Khan’s timely reimagining: a condemned factory haunted by vengeful ghosts and collective female rage.

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Friday, May 13, 2022

MOVING PEOPLE: Greg Miller on Dance Parade New York's Insurgent Origins, Evolution Since 2007 and More by The Dance Enthusiast

"There used to be Dance Police — technically the 'Cabaret Task Force' — in the 1990s that fined and shuttered nightclubs and even venues for Tango, Swing and Ballroom. This was the ba…

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Friday, May 6, 2022

DANCE NEWS: Announcing the 2022 Clive Barnes Award Finalists by The Dance Enthusiast

Four finalists in the categories of 'Dance' and 'Theatre' have been selected and the winners will be announced in September 2022 during an Awards Ceremony in NYC.

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DANCE NEWS: Street Named In Honor Of Legendary Ballet Dancer And Arts Education Luminary Jacques d’Amboise by The Dance Enthusiast

"Jacques understood the transformative power, emotion, and joy of dance, and the National Dance Institute has grown — indeed in leaps and bounds — to reach over two million children fr…

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Monday, May 2, 2022

THE DANCE ENTHUSIAST ASKS: Rebeca Tomás of A Palo Seco Flamenco Company on the Changing Faces of Flamenco by The Dance Enthusiast

In THE DANCE ENTHUSIAST ASKS: Rebeca Tomás of A Palo Seco Flamenco Company: "(A) stripped-down aesthetic has become a central theme in my work, characterizing my biggest departures from …

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Thursday, April 28, 2022

DANCE AT A GLANCE: Get to know your HIPLET HISTORY as Chicago's Hiplet Ballerinas! Prepare for Their Debut at Queens Theatre by The Dance Enthusiast

In DANCE AT A GLANCE: Get to know your HIPLET HISTORY as Chicago's Hiplet Ballerinas! Prepare for Their Debut at Queens Theatre, 10 (+ 1 )Things You Need to Know about Hiplet and Its Creator…

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DANCE NEWS: New Ukrainian Dance Documentary Now Available to Stream on Marquee TV by The Dance Enthusiast

A story of civil dignity and will being born in Ukraine, told in the language of cabaret by seven girls in white makeup and black tutus.

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Monday, April 25, 2022

IMPRESSIONS: Adriana Pierce's #QueertheBallet Presented by The Joyce Theater at Chelsea Factory by The Dance Enthusiast

In IMPRESSIONS:  Adriana Pierce's  #QueertheBallet Presented by The Joyce Theater at Chelsea Factory, "Whereas the word “queer” seems iconoclastic. #QueertheBallet feels anything but r…

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A Day in the Life of Dance: How La MaMa Moves! Festival Moves in 2022 by The Dance Enthusiast

In A Day in the Life of Dance: How La MaMa Moves! Festival Moves in 2022, Origin, Identity, and Belonging Dance “I’m a fanboy of my artists!” exclaims the effusive Nicky Paraiso, pop…

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Thursday, April 21, 2022

THE DANCE ENTHUSIAST ASKS: Jody Sperling on “Ecokinetics,” The Power of Art, Dancing for Mother Earth by The Dance Enthusiast

"Loie Fuller, for me, is about this sense of expansion — understanding that your body resonates beyond its physical form.  If you can learn how to harness those impacts you have on space,…

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DANCE NEWS: American Guild of Musical Artists Celebrates Landmark Tentative Agreement with the Joffrey Ballet by The Dance Enthusiast

“There is no Joffrey without our artists. Our goal from the beginning was to support the lifeblood of this great company." — Joffrey President and CEO Greg Cameron

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Wednesday, April 20, 2022

POSTCARD: Morgan McEwen, Founder and Director of Mordance, on Motherhood and Searching for Speeches by Female Trailblazers by The Dance Enthusiast

"The most mind blowing thing to me was that the speeches given by men at these events are quite readily accessible, yet it took me emailing libraries, foundations, historians, and schools ac…

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