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Press Releases

  • Mark Foerhringer Dance Project Presented Joyful Program at Cowell Theater - 3/27/19 by Joanna G. Harris - PERFORMANCE REVIEWS

  • Ballet Contemporáneo de Camagüey 'Smoking Hot' in Kaye Playhouse Program - 3/25/19 by Bonnie Rosenstock - PERFORMANCE REVIEWS

  • Akram Khan Company's “XENOS” full of Drama and Technical Skill - 3/4/19 by Joanna G. Harris - PERFORMANCE REVIEWS

  • 15th Black Choreographers Festival Delights with a Range of Works - 3/12/19 by Joanna G. Harris - PERFORMANCE REVIEWS

  • YYDC presents The Edge of 30 Degrees, June 1 - 3/20/19 by Michelle Tabnick - PRESS RELEASES

  • Flushing Town Hall and Nai-Ni Chen Dance Company Present CrossCurrent VI, April 7 - 3/18/19 by Michelle Tabnick - PRESS RELEASES

  • The Central Pennsylvania Youth Ballet + Ballet Academy East Choreographic Exchange Program Presents New Works Choreographed and Performed by Students, June 9 & 20 - 3/12/19 by April Thibeault - PRESS RELEASES

  • Al Margen Flamenco Dance Company’s Esensoria Radiates with the Heart of Flamenco - 3/12/19 by Bonnie Rosenstock - PERFORMANCE REVIEWS

  • HANNAH KAHN DANCE COMPANY Admirable in Homecoming Performance of Seven Dances - 3/18/19 by Mindy Aloff - PERFORMANCE REVIEWS

  • Vertigo's 'One, One & One' Leaves Heads Spinning with Delight - 3/12/19 by Steve Sucato - PERFORMANCE REVIEWS

  • Jody Sperling/Time Lapse Dance presents Melting Ice/Changing Winds: Dance and Music of Climate Change, April 8-10 - 3/11/19 by Michelle Tabnick - PRESS RELEASES

  • The Theater at the 14th Street Y co-presents the world premiere of /we?/ - MICHIYAYA Dance's newest multimedia dance work, April 25-28 - 3/15/19 by Michelle Tabnick - PRESS RELEASES

  • AMANDA SELWYN DANCE THEATRE presents the World Premiere of CROSSROADS, June 20-22 - 3/15/19 by Michelle Tabnick - PRESS RELEASES

  • Dance Kaleidoscope Poured on the Laughs in 'Funny Bones' - 2/26/19 by Rita Kohn - PERFORMANCE REVIEWS

  • Works & Process at the Guggenheim presents The Washington Ballet: Julie Kent with Dana Genshaft and Ethan Stiefel, March 10-11 - 3/5/19 by Michelle Tabnick - PRESS RELEASES

  • KYLE ABRAHAM IN COLLABORATION WITH A.I.M PRESENTS LIVE! The Realest MC, April 4-6 - 3/5/19 by Helene Davis - PRESS RELEASES

  • Mariaa Randall's Footwork/Technique - presented at the First Nations Dialogues 2019 - 1/10/19 by Robert Abrams - PERFORMANCE REVIEWS

  • Akron’s 'Lose Your Marbles' Festival Returns with a Decidedly Different Approach - 2/25/19 by Steve Sucato - PREVIEWS

  • Nai-Ni Chen Dance Company to Receive $10,000 Grant from the National Endowment for the Arts - 2/17/19 by Michelle Tabnick - PRESS RELEASES

  • Indianapolis Ballet's Love is in the Air Enriches with its Multiple Insights - 2/16/19 by Rita Kohn - PERFORMANCE REVIEWS

  • DANCES PATRELLE announces Spring 2019 Season including the world premiere of The American Dream: It's Only Business, April 12-14 - 2/15/19 by Michelle Tabnick - PRESS RELEASES

  • Schimmel Center at Pace University presents BATTERY DANCE Including the World Premiere of Tadej Brdnik's The Red Line, Feb. 28 - 2/13/19 by Michelle Tabnick - PRESS RELEASES

  • Vangeline Theater and the New York Butoh Institute in association with Triskelion Arts present a performance Hitohana Hitosekai (One Flower One World) and the workshop Make Visible by Butoh Dancer Moeno Wakamatsu, April 9-14 - 2/13/19 by Michelle Tabnick - PRESS RELEASES

  • World Premiere of Dusan Tynek's Le Jardin Qui Rit (The Laughing Garden) at Baruch Performing Arts Center, March 7-9 - 2/12/19 by Michelle Tabnick - PRESS RELEASES

  • Racoco Productions presents the World Premiere of TILT, March 29 - April 6 - 2/11/19 by Michelle Tabnick - PRESS RELEASES

  • Asase Yaa Cultural Arts Foundation to Contribute Performances to a Slate of Black History Month Events, Feb 9-28 - 2/9/19 by Michelle Tabnick - PRESS RELEASES

  • Poetry, Tai Chi and Shakespeare: Beijing Dance Theater’s Cleveland Debut had Range - 2/6/19 by Steve Sucato - PERFORMANCE REVIEWS

  • Schimmel Center at Pace University presents NEW SHANGHAI CIRCUS, Feb. 24 - 2/5/19 by Michelle Tabnick - PRESS RELEASES

  • Kristin Damrow & Company's IMPACT fell victim to its own brutality - 2/2/19 by Joanna G. Harris - PERFORMANCE REVIEWS

  • Friends of Waterfront Seattle presents WAKE by Kinesis Project, Feb. 2 - 2/1/19 by Michelle Tabnick - PRESS RELEASES

  • AMANDA SELWYN DANCE THEATRE expands signature dance education program Notes in Motion Outreach Dance Theatre - 1/31/19 by Michelle Tabnick - PRESS RELEASES

  • Ballet Hispánico's 2019 New York Season at The Joyce Theater Featuring Two World Premieres, March 26-31 - 1/29/19 by Michelle Tabnick - PRESS RELEASES

  • Jiva Dance presents the World Premiere of THE FOUR HORSEMEN, March 7, 8 & 10 - 1/28/19 by Michelle Tabnick - PRESS RELEASES

  • RAWdance's Issue-driven 15th anniversary Program starts slow and ends in a 'Roar' - 1/26/19 by Joanna G. Harris - PERFORMANCE REVIEWS

  • Compañía Irene Rodríguez Brings More Than Flamenco - 1/24/19 by Bonnie Rosenstock - PERFORMANCE REVIEWS

  • City College Center for the Arts presents Zullo/RawMovement in the World Premiere of Liable to Change, Feb. 22-23 - 1/23/19 by Michelle Tabnick - PRESS RELEASES

  • Graham/Noguchi Collaboration Deconstructed in Shape and Form - 1/23/19 by Bonnie Rosenstock - PERFORMANCE REVIEWS

  • ASASE YAA African American Dance Theater presents DRUM LOVE, Feb. 2 - 1/18/19 by Michelle Tabnick - PRESS RELEASES

  • Malpaso Dance Company's return to The Joyce Theater held no missteps - 1/17/19 by Bonnie Rosenstock - PERFORMANCE REVIEWS

  • Megan Williams’ ”One-Woman Show” Follies with Nine Dancers - 1/17/19 by Bonnie Rosenstock - PERFORMANCE REVIEWS

  • Ballet Hispánico School of Dance Announces 2019 Summer Programs - 1/16/19 by Michelle Tabnick - DANCE CLASSES

  • NYU SKIRBALL Presents The North American Premiere of Milo Rau’s & CAMPO’s Five Easy Pieces, Mar. 7-9 - 1/15/19 by Helene Davis - PRESS RELEASES

  • AMANDA SELWYN DANCE THEATRE welcomes the public to a free Open Rehearsal, Feb. 13 - 1/15/19 by Michelle Tabnick - SPECIAL EVENTS

  • New York Theatre Ballet announces Spring Season 2019 Season and Company News - 1/15/19 by Michelle Tabnick - PRESS RELEASES

  • KIN/NO Series, A Gathering of First Nations - 1/13/19 by Bonnie Rosenstock - PREVIEWS

  • Dances Patrelle announces auditions for the brand new ballet The American Dream: It's Only Business, Jan. 26 - 1/12/19 by Michelle Tabnick - AUDITIONS & PRESENTATION OPPORTUNITIES

  • Neil Simon's “They’re Playing Our Song”: Relevant and Embraceable at 40 - 1/7/19 by Rita Kohn - THEATER REVIEWS

  • Indianapolis' Beef & Boards Reveals 46th Season Lineup - 1/6/19 by Patricia Rettig - PRESS RELEASES

  • Battery Dance Now Accepting Applications for the 38th Annual BATTERY DANCE FESTIVAL, DEADLINE: Feb. 1 - 1/3/19 by Michelle Tabnick - PRESS RELEASES

  • NEDERLANDS DANS THEATER 2 kicks off 2019 U.S. tour at New York City Center, Jan. 16-19 - 12/28/18 by Helene Davis - PRESS RELEASES

  • NYU SKIRBALL PRESENTS Elevator Repair Service’s Gatz, Jan. 23-Feb. 3 - 12/28/18 by Helene Davis - SPECIAL FOCUS

  • ZviDance World Premieres Works of Beauty and Meaning - 12/28/18 by Bonnie Rosenstock - PERFORMANCE REVIEWS

  • The Bang Group’s “Nut/Cracked”: Holiday Flair with Thumbs, Bubble Wrap and A Noodle - 12/24/18 by Bonnie Rosenstock - PERFORMANCE REVIEWS

  • Works & Process at the Guggenheim presents Houston Ballet: Sylvia by Stanton Welch AM, Jan. 19 - 12/22/18 by Michelle Tabnick - PRESS RELEASES

  • BalletNext presents BalletNext 2019 Season in Partnership with The University of Utah School of Dance, Feb. 19-23 - 12/22/18 by Michelle Tabnick - PRESS RELEASES

  • Québec’s Cirque Alfonse Presents BARBU Electro Trad Cabaret, Jan. 3 & 4 - 12/21/18 by Helene Davis - PRESS RELEASES

  • Australia’s Brief Factory Presents BRIEFS: THE SECOND COMING, Jan. 6 & 7 - 12/21/18 by Helene Davis - PRESS RELEASES

  • Ondadurto Teatro's 'Terramia' offers up a bleak look at humanity through the eyes of an android - 12/21/18 by Bonnie Rosenstock - PERFORMANCE REVIEWS

  • BALLET HISPÁNICO announces 2019 Company Male Auditions, Feb. 4 - 12/20/18 by Michelle Tabnick - AUDITIONS & PRESENTATION OPPORTUNITIES

  • The Book of Mormon: singing, dancing, wisecracking into your reality - 12/20/18 by Rita Kohn - THEATER REVIEWS

  • Works & Process at the Guggenheim presents The Choreography of Light, Jan. 18 & 20 - 12/19/18 by Michelle Tabnick - PRESS RELEASES

  • Capping a Gutsy Premiere Season, Indianapolis Ballet’s 'The Nutcracker' Soars - 12/19/18 by Rita Kohn - SPECIAL FOCUS

  • Ballet Academy East Premieres Four New Works by Alumni, Faculty, and Students as Part of its 13th Annual Winter Performance Series, March 1-3 - 12/18/18 by April Thibeault - PRESS RELEASES

  • Dance Kaleidoscope's Home for the Holidays Explores The World We Make Through Dance - 12/18/18 by Rita Kohn - PERFORMANCE REVIEWS

  • BALLET HISPÁNICO presents Diálogos: Women of Color in the Arts, Jan. 10 - 12/17/18 by Michelle Tabnick - PRESS RELEASES

  • Works & Process at the Guggenheim presents the World Premiere of Caleb Teicher & Co with Conrad Tao: More Forever, Jan. 6-7 - 12/16/18 by Michelle Tabnick - PRESS RELEASES

  • 59th Annual L.A. County Holiday Celebration, Dec. 24 - 12/15/18 by Lucy Pollak - PRESS RELEASES

  • CUNY Dance Initiative and John Jay College in collaboration with Rocha Dance Theater present the World Premiere of Half-Heard, Feb. 15 - 12/14/18 by Michelle Tabnick - PRESS RELEASES

  • ECHOensemble presents the World Premiere of One by Jonah Udall, January 27-28, 2019 at Dixon Place - 12/13/18 by Michelle Tabnick - PRESS RELEASES

  • AMANDA SELWYN DANCE THEATRE introduces New Dancers - 12/13/18 by Michelle Tabnick - PRESS RELEASES

  • Works & Process, the Performing Arts Series at the Guggenheim, Announces Spring 2019 Season - 12/10/18 by Michelle Tabnick - PRESS RELEASES

  • ZVIDANCE presents the World Premieres of BEAR'S EARS & DETOUR, Dec. 19-22 - 12/5/18 by Michelle Tabnick - PRESS RELEASES

  • Neos Dance Theatre’s 1940’s Nutcracker brings Nostalgia to a Beloved Holiday Tradition - 12/4/18 by Steve Sucato - PREVIEWS

  • Beef & Boards Dinner Theatre's Elf the Musical tickles your inner happy - 11/30/18 by Rita Kohn - THEATER REVIEWS

  • Charles Dickens’ A Christmas Carol takes the Beef & Boards stage One-hour production, Dec. 1-21 - 11/30/18 by Patricia Rettig - PRESS RELEASES

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