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BWW Reviews: ALL BALANCHINE, Honoring an Internationalist Genius
BWW Reviews: ALL BALANCHINE, Honoring an Internationalist Genius
DANCING WITH THE STARS Movie Night Recap: FULL RESULTS! 9/29
DANCING WITH THE STARS Movie Night Recap: FULL RESULTS! 9/29
VIDEO: Janel Parrish Earns Perfect Score for West Side Story Performance on DWTS!
VIDEO: Janel Parrish Earns Perfect Score for DWTS WEST SIDE STORY Performance!
VIDEO: Alfonso Ribeiro Channels Austin Powers in DWTS' Quickstep Performance!
VIDEO: Alfonso Ribeiro Channels Austin Powers in DWTS' Quickstep Performance!
BWW Interviews: Cartier Williams
BWW Interviews: Cartier Williams
Joffrey Names Dancer Erica Lynette Edwards New Director of Community EngagementJoffrey Names Dancer Erica Lynette Edwards New Director of Community Engagement BWW Recap: DANCING WITH THE STARS Eliminates Another PairBWW Recap: DANCING WITH THE STARS Eliminates Another Pair BWW Reviews: TWISTED Enthralls Columbus on Opening NightBWW Reviews: TWISTED Enthralls Columbus on Opening Night

BWW Reviews: NEW CHAMBER BALLET, A Tenth Anniversary Worth CelebratingBWW Reviews: NEW CHAMBER BALLET, A Tenth Anniversary Worth Celebrating
by Elizabeth Portnoy - September 30, 2014

On Saturday September 21st, the New Chamber Ballet, directed by Miro Magloire, celebrated its 10th anniversary with a five-piece program at the City Center Studios. The New Chamber Ballet features a small, but talented, company that showcases new choreography set to live music. (more...)


Dancers Over 40 to Honor Joe Layton 10/20 with 'I LIKE YOUR STYLE' Tribute at St. Luke's TheaterDancers Over 40 to Honor Joe Layton 10/20 with 'I LIKE YOUR STYLE' Tribute at St. Luke's Theater
September 29, 2014

I LIKE YOUR STYLE: A TRIBUTE TO JOE LAYTON, hosted by six-time Emmy Award winner Bruce Vilanch, will take place Monday, October 20th, 2014, at 7 pm, St. Luke's Theater, 308 West 46th St., NYC. Featuring performances by Loni Ackerman, Jill O'Hara, Walter Willison, rare video footage of Layton shows, and a gaggle of gypsies to discuss Joe's Life and Legacy. (more...)


Chicago Human Rhythm Project Sets 25th Anniversary SeasonChicago Human Rhythm Project Sets 25th Anniversary Season
September 29, 2014

Chicago Human Rhythm Project (CHRP), which builds community through American tap and contemporary percussive arts in world-class, innovative performance, education and outreach programs, celebrates 25 years with a season combining successful annual programs and the debut of a new, multi-venue Chicago Rhythm Fest. (more...)


Martha Graham Dance Company to Perform at Queens Theatre, 10/11-12Martha Graham Dance Company to Perform at Queens Theatre, 10/11-12
September 29, 2014

Queens Theatre (QT) has announced that their 2014-2015 Season Dance Series will begin with performances by the world-renowned Martha Graham Dance Company on Saturday, October 11 at 2pm & 8pm and Sunday, October 12 at 3pm at Queens Theatre (14 United Nations Avenue South, Flushing Meadows Corona Park). Tickets are available at queenstheatre.org and range from $25-$42. (Photos for Queens Theatre events are available here: http://bit.ly/QT_Photos) (more...)


AjkunBT Performance Season to Feature World Premiere of INFERNOAjkunBT Performance Season to Feature World Premiere of INFERNO
September 29, 2014

The Ajkun Ballet Theatre Season 2014 - 2015 features evening length, new Contemporary Choreographies Inferno , One Thousand and One Nights and America ; the familiar Classical Ballets The Nutcracker , Giselle and A Midsummer Night s Dream , an Encore Mixed Bill , and a variety of Benefits and Special Events. (more...)


BWW Reviews: MIX-TAPE: THE Z-SIDES Enchants at Actor's Fund Arts CenterBWW Reviews: MIX-TAPE: THE Z-SIDES Enchants at Actor's Fund Arts Center
by Matt Hanson - September 29, 2014

From its outset, Mix-Tape: The Z-Sides invited viewers to contemplate the ageless, creative form of dance, stunningly engaged in multidisciplinary juxtaposition. (more...)


Photo Flash: New Shots of adelheid dance projects' ELSEWHERE, Set for This Weekend at Harbourfront CentrePhoto Flash: New Shots of adelheid dance projects' ELSEWHERE, Set for This Weekend at Harbourfront Centre
September 26, 2014

DanceWorks, Toronto's longest running contemporary dance series, presents the world premiere of elsewhere, an adelheid dance projects production choreographed by its award-winning Artistic Director, Heidi Strauss. This highly anticipated work launches DanceWorks' 2014-15 season and runs September 25-27 at Harbourfront Centre Theatre as part of Harbourfront Centre's NextSteps. Scroll down for new photos of the piece! (more...)


Hubbard Street and The Second City Present THE ART OF FALLING, 10/15-19Hubbard Street and The Second City Present THE ART OF FALLING, 10/15-19
September 26, 2014

Hubbard Street Artistic Director Glenn Edgerton; Andrew Alexander, CEO/Executive Producer of The Second City, Inc.; and Kelly Leonard, Executive Vice President of The Second City are excited to present the world premiere of The Art of Falling, an unprecedented and collaboratively devised production first announced in February 2014 at The Second City. (more...)


Ballet Kelowna to Present THE NUTCRACKER, FORWARD & More During 2014-15 SeasonBallet Kelowna to Present THE NUTCRACKER, FORWARD & More During 2014-15 Season
September 26, 2014

Simone Orlando, Ballet Kelowna's newly appointed Artistic Director & CEO, proudly announces the Company's extraordinary 2014/15 Season in celebration of its long-awaited return to the stage. The versatile and dynamic company will perform a rich and varied programme of works with highlights including two world premieres – one each by Simone Orlando and former Royal Winnipeg Ballet dancer and award-winning choreographer Shawn Hounsell – an anticipated Canadian premiere, performed by New York City Ballet Principal Dancer Ashley Bouder and artists from the New York City Ballet; a Company premiere from internationally acclaimed choreographer James Kudelka; coupled with the introduction of Lee Dances – a presentation of excerpts from award-winning works created for the esteemed Clifford E. Lee Choreography Award. (more...)


Royal Ballet of Cambodia to Perform at Scottsdale Center for the Performing Arts, 10/30Royal Ballet of Cambodia to Perform at Scottsdale Center for the Performing Arts, 10/30
September 26, 2014

Scottsdale Center for the Performing Arts will present the Royal Ballet of Cambodia, choreographed by Her Royal Highness Princess Norodom Buppha Devi, on Thursday, Oct. 30, at 7:30 p.m. (more...)


Aspen Santa Fe Ballet Coming to Byham Theater, 10/11Aspen Santa Fe Ballet Coming to Byham Theater, 10/11
September 26, 2014

The Pittsburgh Dance Council, a division of the Pittsburgh Cultural Trust, announces the return of Aspen Santa Fe Ballet, featuring top global choreographers with bold visionary works, all performed by truly dynamic dancers. Aspen Santa Fe Ballet will perform on Saturday, October 11, 2014 at 8 p.m. at the Byham Theater as part of the 2014-2015 Dance Council Season. (more...)


Ballet Folklorico Quetzalcoatl to Perform at Aurora's Paramount Theatre, 11/14Ballet Folklorico Quetzalcoatl to Perform at Aurora's Paramount Theatre, 11/14
September 26, 2014

It's become a tradition in the Fox Valley to start the holidays with Ballet Folklorico Quetzalcoatl. (more...)


BWW Interviews: Houston Ballet's Lauren Strongin Talks FROM HOUSTON TO THE WORLDBWW Interviews: Houston Ballet's Lauren Strongin Talks FROM HOUSTON TO THE WORLD
by Katricia Lang - September 26, 2014

In this Broadway World interview, I have a very serious conversation with Lauren Strongin, soloist for the Houston Ballet. Really folks, I just could not think of one joke. But, this interview doesn't need my comedy. Lauren and I discussed FROM HOUSTON TO THE WORLD, in which she dances in all four pieces, overcoming injury, and making the move from Sarasota, Florida to Houston, Texas. (more...)


BWW Reviews: TWISTED Enthralls Columbus on Opening NightBWW Reviews: TWISTED Enthralls Columbus on Opening Night
by Amanda Etchison - September 26, 2014

From the first bombastic notes of Richard Wagner's "Prelude to Act III from Lohengrin" to the last pieces of gold confetti raining down onto the stage after the show-stopping finale, "Twisted: A Trio of Excellence" delighted opening night audiences with a unique fusion of movement and sound set to classic music from beloved operas. (more...)


Joffrey Dancer Erica Lynette Edwards Appointed Company's New Director of Community EngagementJoffrey Dancer Erica Lynette Edwards Appointed Company's New Director of Community Engagement
September 25, 2014

CHICAGO (September 25, 2014) – Joffrey Ballet Artistic Director Ashley Wheater and Executive Director Greg Cameron announced today that Erica Lynette Edwards, a dancer with the Joffrey since 2000 who took on such roles as The Chosen One in Nijinsky's The Rite of Spring, fourth song soloist in Antony Tudor's Dark Elegies and the Fairy Godmother in Frederick Ashton's Cinderella, will retire following the engagement of Robert Joffrey's The Nutcracker (set to run at the Auditorium Theatre, December 5-28) to become the company's new Director of Community Engagement. (more...)


Joffrey Names Dancer Erica Lynette Edwards New Director of Community EngagementJoffrey Names Dancer Erica Lynette Edwards New Director of Community Engagement
September 25, 2014

Joffrey Ballet Artistic Director Ashley Wheater and Executive Director Greg Cameron announced today that Erica Lynette Edwards, a dancer with the Joffrey since 2000 who took on such roles as The Chosen One in Nijinsky's The Rite of Spring, fourth song soloist in Antony Tudor's Dark Elegies and the Fairy Godmother in Frederick Ashton's Cinderella, will retire following the engagement of Robert Joffrey's The Nutcracker (set to run at the Auditorium Theatre, December 5-28) to become the company's new Director of Community Engagement. (more...)


Colorado Ballet's A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM Begins TomorrowColorado Ballet's A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM Begins Tomorrow
September 25, 2014

Colorado Ballet opens its 54th season with A Midsummer Night's Dream, September 26-October 5, 2014 at the Ellie Caulkins Opera House. The production features choreography by Christopher Wheeldon and a score by Felix Mendelssohn, performed live by the Colorado Ballet Orchestra and the Colorado Children's Chorale. (more...)


BWW Previews: Curran Lands on Feet as New Louisville Ballet A.D.BWW Previews: Curran Lands on Feet as New Louisville Ballet A.D.
by Todd Zeigler - September 25, 2014

Four weeks into his new job, Robert Curran has a bit of a challenge. The native Australian has to get the lay of the land in his new home while hitting the ground running. He happens to be good on his feet. (more...)


Festival Ballet Theatre Presents ALICE IN WONDERLAND AND MIXED REPERTOIRE, 10/4-5Festival Ballet Theatre Presents ALICE IN WONDERLAND AND MIXED REPERTOIRE, 10/4-5
September 25, 2014

With masterful dancing and a delightful charm, Festival Ballet Theatre's Alice in Wonderland takes you on a heart-racing adventure. Lewis Carroll's classic tale comes magically to life with all your favorite characters – the lovable White Rabbit, the Cheshire Cat, Tweedledee and Tweedledum, and the infamous Queen of Hearts. Take a journey down the Rabbit Hole, into Wonderland Garden and through the Mad Hatter's Tea Party, all adorned with whimsical sets, wildly realistic masks and colorful costumes. Choreographed by Emmy Award-winning choreographer Robert Sund to Jean Sibelius' lyrical melodies, Alice in Wonderland is an enchanting adventure that will delight children and adults alike. (more...)


RIOULT Dance NY to Host 2015 Winter Intensive, Jan 12-17RIOULT Dance NY to Host 2015 Winter Intensive, Jan 12-17
September 24, 2014

RIOULT Dance NY, a leading American modern dance company with a classic sensibility, announces the 2015 Winter Intensive from January 12-17, 2015 at Gibney Studios, 890 Broadway, 5th floor (at 19th Street). (more...)


Gerald W. Lynch Theater to Present Two Fall 2014 Residencies for CUNY Dance InitiativeGerald W. Lynch Theater to Present Two Fall 2014 Residencies for CUNY Dance Initiative
September 24, 2014

Gerald W. Lynch Theater at John Jay College presents two residencies as part of the CUNY Dance Initiative. The first residency with Ephrat Asherie Dance runs from September 18 - October 2, 2014. The second residency with Chloe Arnold's Syncopated Ladies will run from October 27 - November 7, 2014. Each residency will offer a Master Class to John Jay College students and a free performance open to the public. (more...)


Mikhailovsky Ballet to Make West Coast Debut with THE FLAMES OF PARIS at Segerstrom, 11/28-30Mikhailovsky Ballet to Make West Coast Debut with THE FLAMES OF PARIS at Segerstrom, 11/28-30
September 24, 2014

Joining the illustrious list of renowned ballet companies presented by Segerstrom Center for the Arts, the Mikhailovsky Ballet from St. Petersburg, Russia will make its West Coast debut opening the Center's 2014 - 2015 International Dance Series performing The Flames of Paris, a work rarely seen in a full production. The Mikhailovsky will dance four performances November 28 - 30, 2014 in Segerstrom Hall. (more...)


Principal Dancer Wendy Whelan to Bid Farewell to the NYC Ballet in Special Performance, 10/18Principal Dancer Wendy Whelan to Bid Farewell to the NYC Ballet in Special Performance, 10/18
September 24, 2014

New York City Ballet Principal Dancer Wendy Whelan will bid farewell to New York City Ballet with a special one-time-only performance on Saturday, October 18 at 8 p.m. For the occasion, two of the dance world's most acclaimed choreographers, Alexei Ratmansky and Christopher Wheeldon, will collaborate on a world premiere piece d'occasion for Whelan. (more...)


Smuin Ballet to Bring UNTAMED to Harris Center, 10/17Smuin Ballet to Bring UNTAMED to Harris Center, 10/17
September 24, 2014

Vibrant, expressive, brassy; agile bodies moving with astonishing gravity-defying grace. That's Smuin Ballet, considered to be in the top tier of America's ballet companies. It is this excellence they bring to Harris Center for the Arts audiences in Folsom as Smuin Ballet "breaks the boundaries of ballet" with a trilogy of unforgettable pieces. (more...)


BWW Recap: DANCING WITH THE STARS Eliminates Another PairBWW Recap: DANCING WITH THE STARS Eliminates Another Pair
by Gabrielle Gervais - September 23, 2014

The DANCING WITH THE STARS Results Show started off on a high note with an opening dance number to British pop group Little Mix's 'Salute.' It's one of my favorite songs right now, so that was fun for me. (more...)


Audition for The AG!D Intensive Professional Project YOU & GONE!, 10/4Audition for The AG!D Intensive Professional Project YOU & GONE!, 10/4
September 23, 2014

The AG!D Intensive Professional Project -- YOU & GONE! -- offers emerging and professional dancers and dance instructors an opportunity to investigate and experience the creative process and choreography of renowned choreographer Karole Armitage. (more...)


RIOULT Dance NY to Offer New Modern Classes for Young DancersRIOULT Dance NY to Offer New Modern Classes for Young Dancers
September 23, 2014

RIOULT Dance NY, a leading American modern dance company with a classic sensibility, introduces new modern classes for young Dancers, ages 10-14. (more...)


New England Ballet Company to Present PETER & THE WOLF at Bijou TheatreNew England Ballet Company to Present PETER & THE WOLF at Bijou Theatre
September 23, 2014

New England Ballet Company and The Bijou Theatre are kicking off their 2014-2015 Children's Series with a performance of Peter and The Wolf. (more...)


VIDEO: Janel Parrish Perfects the Fox Trot on DANCING WITH THE STARSVIDEO: Janel Parrish Perfects the Fox Trot on DANCING WITH THE STARS
September 23, 2014

On last night's #MyJam Monday on ABC's DANCING WITH THE STAR, Broadway actress, singer-songwriter and PRETTY LITTLE LIARS star Janel Parrish danced the Fox Trot to Carly Rae Jepsen's 'Call Me Maybe' with her partner Val Chmerkovskiy . (more...)


VIDEO: Alfonso Ribeiro Gets Jiggy With It on Last Night's DANCING WITH THE STARSVIDEO: Alfonso Ribeiro Gets Jiggy With It on Last Night's DANCING WITH THE STARS
September 23, 2014

Below, check out the actor with his professional partner Witney Carson performing the samba to Will Smith's 'Gettin' Jiggy Wit It' (more...)


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