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ExploreDance.com Press Release: Greater Los Angeles Coverage 2010

by Robert Abrams, Rachel Levin
March 31, 2010
Los Angeles, CA
ExploreDance.com is pleased to announce its upcoming coverage of dance in the Greater Los Angeles area. This coverage was made possible in part by Jamie Nichols and Celebrate Dance.

As anyone in the know knows, there is a tremendous amount of fine dance in the Southland. ExploreDance.com's planned coverage will only get to a small portion of what ought to be seen and read about in Greater Los Angeles. If you would like to help ExploreDance.com cover even more dance in Greater Los Angeles, please consider purchasing an advertisement. We know that these are difficult economic times, so we have put together several low-cost, high-value packages, which can be found here: http://www.exploredance.com/exploredanceadpackages.html

So, get out there and explore and celebrate dance, both at Celebrate Dance 2010 and beyond.

Robert Abrams (Publisher, ExploreDance.com)

3/13 Celebrate Dance 2010 @ Alex Theatre (Glendale)
Celebrate Dance is the premier showcase in Los Angeles for cream-of-the-crop, cutting-edge choreography, featuring nine dance local companies ranging from ballet on pointe to jazz, aerial, and contemporary. www.celebratedance.org

3/19-3/21 1st Annual LA Flamenco Festival @ Redondo Beach Performing Arts Center
For the first time, top U.S. performers and local Los Angeles talent will gather together for a weekend of flamenco performances and workshops in the South Bay. www.laflamencofestival.com

3/18-3/27 Rosanna Gamson/Worldwide "Tov" @ REDCAT
Critically lauded Rosanna Gamson explores the history of her Polish-Jewish ancestors, who were horse traders, in a dance drama created around the story of the tarpan, a species of wild horse that was restored through back-breeding. www.redcat.org/event/rosanna-gamsonworld-wide

3/27 Rubberbandance @ Luckman Fine Arts
Native son Victor Quijada, now based in Montreal, Quebec, returns to the Southland with his signature hybrid of breakdance, ballet, and contemporary storytelling. www.luckmanarts.org/events/rubberbandance.html

4/2-4/3 4-Headed Dance @ Highways Performance Space
This year's installment of the annual showcase features contemporary work by a quartet of accomplished local choreographers: Arianne MacBean, Ilaan Egeland Mazzini, Carmela Hermann, and Keith Glassman. www.highwaysperformance.org/pages/performance.html

5/15 Lula Washington Dance Theatre @ Luckman Fine Arts
The landmark dance company has been blending modern, African, and contemporary forms into energetic pieces for over 30 years. (Washington was the choreographer for the film "Avatar".) www.luckmanarts.org/events/lula-washington-dance-theatre.html

5/16 The Lester Horton Awards @ RecCen Studio
The annual "Oscars" of concert dance, given out by the Dance Resource Center, combines an awards ceremony with performances by L.A.'s most acclaimed companies. www.drc-la.org

5/20 "Laundromatinee" by Collage Dance Theatre @ Newhall Laundromat
Heidi Duckler's site-specific dance company revisits its first piece, performed in an actual Laundromat, in honor of its 25th anniversary. www.collagedancetheatre.org

Upcoming summer events: Dance Camera West Festival (throughout June), Dance Series at the Ford Amphitheatre (throughout summer)
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