Houston Ballet to perform at Jacob's Pillow
13 Aug 2018   |   from: danceinforma.us
Houston Ballet will perform by invitation at Jacob’s Pillow Dance Festival 2018—the oldest internationally acclaimed dance festival in the United States—for the first time in nearly 40 years. Referred to as the “hub and mecca of dancing” by TIME Ma...
Amanda Selwyn Dance returns to the garden
10 Aug 2018   |   from: danceinforma.us
Amanda Selwyn Dance Theatre will soon present Green Afternoon VI, an annual interactive garden installation and performance at the home of architects Marcia Previti and Peter Gumpel in East Hampton, NY. Set for Saturday, August 18, the evening ...
Eurotard shoe collection finds success
09 Aug 2018   |   from: danceinforma.us
Dancers, teachers, studios and stores have been buying the same brands of shoes for years. On April 30 that all changed when Eurotard Dancewear launched its shoe collection. Very soon after the launch, the positive feedback and word of mouth catapu...
Cirque du Soleil seeks new dance talent
08 Aug 2018   |   from: danceinforma.us
The Cirque du Soleil Casting Team is on the prowl for fresh dance talent! Sarah Davison, head of casting for Cirque du Soleil’s resident shows, recently announced Cirque du Soleil is looking for a fierce female dancer with African or Asian heritage...
'King Kong' launches Broadway rehearsals
07 Aug 2018   |   from: danceinforma.us
It's official! Rehearsals are now underway for the new Broadway musical King Kong. Performances are set to begin Friday, October 5 prior to a Thursday, November 8 grand opening at Broadway Theatre. This production has been in the works for many yea...
Joffrey Ballet School to hold men’s audition
06 Aug 2018   |   from: danceinforma.us
The Joffrey Ballet School in New York City is seeking male dancers ages 16 and up to join its Ballet Trainee program for the 2018-19 Season. Scholarships are available! The free audition is set for Sunday, August 12. Registration will begin at...
9/11 remembrance project calls for dancers
03 Aug 2018   |   from: danceinforma.us
Artistic Director and Choreographer Jacqulyn Buglisi of Buglisi Dance Theatre partners with the iconic Steps on Broadway and the impactful Dance/NYC to invite all dance companies and dancers with professional experience to join her for this year’s ...
Train with Rhythm Works Integrative Dance
02 Aug 2018   |   from: danceinforma.us
Dance teachers, are you struggling with bad behavior in your classes? Do you feel burned out and wish you could move in a new direction? Are you looking for new ideas and teaching tools? Have you ever wanted to work more effectively with students w...
BalaSole Dance Co. to present 'MEZCLA'
01 Aug 2018   |   from: danceinforma.us
Roberto Villanueva, founder and artistic director of BalaSole Dance Company, will soon present its 19th NYC Season Concert. MEZCLA is a new program of solos in a broad range of dance styles, music choices and artistic voices. This concert will be p...
Applications open for New Mexico residencies
31 Jul 2018   |   from: danceinforma.us
The Keshet Makers Space Experience (MSE) is a residency program in which choreographers/dancemakers have access to space to develop their craft and their products, at whatever stage that might be – newly germinating ideas, final development of full...
Dancers to lead tours at Boston art museum
30 Jul 2018   |   from: danceinforma.us
As part of a bold new initiative to animate the galleries with contemporary performances and integrate dance into exhibitions and programs, the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum’s first choreographer-in-residence, Peter DiMuro, is designing new progr...
Ailey Extension offers varied youth programs
26 Jul 2018   |   from: danceinforma.us
This summer, Ailey Extension is offering a variety of unique dance programs for young, aspiring dancers. With one or two-week performance intensives and weekly training classes taught by New York City’s premier choreographers and instructors, kids ...
ASFB boasts full summer schedule
26 Jul 2018   |   from: danceinforma.us
With multiple company premieres and performances by popular guest companies, Aspen Santa Fe Ballet (ASFB) is in the midst of a busy summer season. As usual, the troupe is splitting its time between Aspen, Colorado and Santa Fe, New Mexico. Thus...
Three Americans to compete in 2018 Genée
25 Jul 2018   |   from: danceinforma.us
The Royal Academy of Dance (RAD) has selected over 50 of the finest young dancers working to the RAD syllabus from around the world to take part in this year’s Genée International Ballet Competition, one of the world’s most prestigious ballet compe...
Need to rent a dance floor?
25 Jul 2018   |   from: danceinforma.us
Are you looking to rent a floor for your next dance event? If so, did you know Stagestep offers various floor rental options? Stagestep Flooring Solutions provides its Timestep Dance Floors for rental. This is the ultimate multi-purpose floor i...
Celebrate National Dance Day 2018!
24 Jul 2018   |   from: danceinforma.us
National Dance Day is this Saturday, July 28! How will you celebrate? Events are taking place across the U.S. and everyone is encouraged to join in! See event listings and learn the 2018 National Dance Day Routine online at The Dizzy Feet Foundatio...
Louisville Ballet to premiere 'Tempest'
23 Jul 2018   |   from: danceinforma.us
Kentucky’s Louisville Ballet promises to make waves with the world premiere of Tempest. Performances will run August 1 through 5 during Louisville’s annual Shakespeare Festival in Central Park, presented by Kentucky Shakespeare. Tempest, adapte...
Talking about ENB’s The Sleeping Beauty
20 Jul 2018   |   from: theballetbag.com
Having just returned from a quick trip to Los Angeles to catch ABT in our last ballet of summer season – a very enjoyable matinee performance of La BayadÃre led by Devon Teuscher (a gorgeous Nikiya), Christine Shevchenko (a perfect Gamzatti) and...
Texas Ballet Theater to present 'Cinderella'
20 Jul 2018   |   from: danceinforma.us
Texas Ballet Theater (TBT) will present Ben Stevenson’s Cinderella on August 24-26 at the Winspear Opera House on the AT&T Performing Arts Center Campus in Dallas, Texas. Cinderella is a well-beloved rags-to-riches fairy tale. In this familiar ...
'A Man of Dance' film to have NY premiere
19 Jul 2018   |   from: danceinforma.us
A Man of Dance (Un Homme de Danse), a celebration of the life of Vincent Warren (1938-2017), makes its New York premiere at the 46th edition of the Dance on Camera Festival (July 20-24), a wide-ranging selection of dance films over a five-day perio...
Valentina Kozlova Dance Conservatory opens
18 Jul 2018   |   from: danceinforma.us
Valentina Kozlova, former principal dancer with the Bolshoi Ballet and New York City Ballet, announces the opening of the Valentina Kozlova Dance Conservatory at 509 Westport Avenue in Norwalk, CT. The school announces its Summer Intensive, to be h...
Smuin Ballet celebrates 25 years this fall
17 Jul 2018   |   from: danceinforma.us
Marking its quarter-century, Smuin Contemporary Ballet in San Francisco has announced a sensational lineup for its 25th Anniversary Season, featuring the highly-anticipated return of Trey McIntyre, a world premiere by Amy Seiwert and brand-new main...
92Y announces collaboration with NYTB
16 Jul 2018   |   from: danceinforma.us
This fall, 92Y and New York Theatre Ballet (NYTB) will begin a collaboration bringing pre-professional training and performance opportunities to 92Y’s School of Dance. The new program—known as NYTB at 92Y (NYTB/92Y)—is open to students starting at ...
OBT to premiere first full 'Napoli' in U.S.
13 Jul 2018   |   from: danceinforma.us
Oregon Ballet Theatre (OBT) will open its 2018-19 Season as the first U.S. company to build a production of – and stage – the fiery full-length work Napoli. Originally created in 1842 for Denmark’s Royal Ballet, this work by August Bournonville has...
Deborah Abel Dance to perform in the park
12 Jul 2018   |   from: danceinforma.us
This Saturday, July 14, Deborah Abel Dance Company will present a free performance of excerpts from The Wild Divine at 2 p.m. at Kennard Park in Newton, MA. Attendees are encouraged to bring picnic items. Based in Lexington, MA, Deborah Abel Da...
The Royal Ballet School Summer Performance 2018
11 Jul 2018   |   from: balletnews.co.uk
The Royal Ballet School Summer Performance Royal Opera House 8th July 2018 The air is scented with expectation; the curtains swish back and the tantalising breeze of hope begins an aerial dance. Because this is the Royal Ballet School’s Summer ...
Dance Canvas accepting applications for 2019
11 Jul 2018   |   from: danceinforma.us
The Atlanta-based choreography initiative Dance Canvas is now accepting submissions in all styles of dance for its 11th Season. The 2018-19 Performance Series will be March 22 and 23, 2019 at the Ferst Center for the Arts at Georgia Tech. Subm...
Margi Cole awarded Omi Dance Residency
10 Jul 2018   |   from: danceinforma.us
Margi Cole, founder and artistic director of The Dance COLEctive, has been awarded a 2018 Art Omi: Dance Residency. She will join nine other artists from around the world to participate in a creative exchange on July 16–August 6 at Art Omi’s campus...
American Ballet Comp names new owner
09 Jul 2018   |   from: danceinforma.us
The Institute for Dance Education Arts, Inc. recently announced that Raymond Van Mason, founder and artistic director of Imagine Ballet Theatre in Ogden, Utah, will be assuming the ownership and direction of the American Ballet Competition (ABC) as...
'Available Light' opens Mostly Mozart Festival
09 Jul 2018   |   from: danceinforma.us
This summer’s Mostly Mozart Festival at Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts in New York City marks an expansion, as it significantly increases the size and scope of its multidisciplinary presentations, enhances its commitment to the music of our...