ClassJuggler launches mobile-compatible customer portal
25 Sep 2017   |   from: danceinforma.us
ClassJuggler – a leader in class-based business management software – recently launched its 100 percent mobile-responsive, mobile-friendly, user-friendly Customer Portal. It made the tool available to its clients who want to save money and reduce t...
Auditions announced for Teens@Graham
11 Sep 2017   |   from: danceinforma.us
On Saturday, September 16, the Martha Graham School in New York City will hold auditions for its 2017-18 Young Artists Program. Young Artists study Graham Technique and Repertory, Contemporary and Ballet, attend special events including museum ...
Hubbard Street collaborates with Peter Chu
08 Sep 2017   |   from: danceinforma.us
Hubbard Street Dance Chicago (HSDC) will present its fall program, Space, In Perspective (working title), for seven performances at the Harris Theater on September 21 – 24. Featuring the 16 company members as well as 16 dancers in the Hubbard Stree...
Sonia Rodriguez to perform in Pittsburgh
07 Sep 2017   |   from: danceinforma.us
Ballet in the City, a presentation company that showcases the nation’s top professional ballet dancers for performances and programming, brings National Ballet of Canada Principal Dancer Sonia Rodriguez to Pittsburgh for the first time this weekend...
Eurotard announces new ownership
06 Sep 2017   |   from: danceinforma.us
Tolbert Yilmaz, president and owner of Tolbert Yilmaz Manufacturing, Inc., parent company of Eurotard Dancewear and EuroSkins Intimates, has announced that Eurotard and EuroSkins has been sold to his longtime friend and the company’s General Manage...
National Arts in Education Week coming up
05 Sep 2017   |   from: danceinforma.us
You are invited to participate in the National Arts in Education Week for 2017! Set for September 10-16, this week is a special time for the field of arts education and its supporters to join together in communities across the country to tell the s...
Atlanta Ballet to open new location
04 Sep 2017   |   from: danceinforma.us
The Atlanta Ballet Centre for Dance Education is opening a brand new location in the Amsterdam Walk complex off of Monroe Drive this month. Named the Virginia-Highland Centre and located at 500 Amsterdam Avenue, this studio will serve the Virginia-...
Project Dance to host 1st Oklahoma City event
02 Sep 2017   |   from: danceinforma.us
Project Dance, a movement of dancers seeking to positively impact culture through artistic integrity, launched its 2017 Season in Houston in March. After completing its Lima, Peru event, Project Dance will be bound for San Francisco and Greenville ...
If You Like Great Choreographers, Youâ  ll Love Boston Balletâ  s New Season
01 Sep 2017   |   from: huffingtonpost.com
Boston Ballet Artistic Director Mikko Nissinen focuses on great choreographers of the past and present for the company s upcoming season, which opens November 3 at the Boston Opera House. Balletomanes will have the chance to see classic works cho...
At The Ballet: How Mikko Nissinen Keeps Boston Ballet on Its Toes
01 Sep 2017   |   from: huffingtonpost.com
Mikko Nissinen is about to begin his 17th season as Artistic Director of Boston Ballet. Under his tenure, the company has skyrocketed to the top level of ballet companies around the world. Ballet fans want to know how he did it and what he does to...
IADMS Conference coming to Houston
01 Sep 2017   |   from: danceinforma.us
The 27th Annual Conference of the International Association for Dance Medicine & Science (IADMS) will be held in Houston, Texas from Thursday, October 12 – Sunday, October 15, 2017. Special Interest Days will be held during the conference, includin...
Colorado Ballet's third 'Attitude on Santa Fe’
31 Aug 2017   |   from: danceinforma.us
Colorado Ballet’s Attitude on Santa Fe production will feature four ballets choreographed and performed by Colorado Ballet dancers on September 8 and 9 in the Black Box Theater at the Armstrong Center for Dance, located at 1075 Santa Fe Drive in De...
Dancing days are here again: BRB in Elite Syncopations
30 Aug 2017   |   from: theballetbag.com
A host of eccentric characters flirt, dance and vie for the limelight in MacMillan’s Elite Syncopations (1974), a ballet that brings together comedic flair and Scott Joplin s ragtime music. At a previous revival, we had paired up with Birmingha...
Victoria Ballet Theater presents Fall Gala
30 Aug 2017   |   from: danceinforma.us
New Jersey’s Victoria Ballet Theater will present its 2017 Fall Gala on Sunday, October 29 at The Alvin Ailey Citigroup Theater in New York City. The special event will welcome an international roster of freelance dancers from Russia, Brazil, Cuba,...
SYTYCD announces Season 14 Tour
29 Aug 2017   |   from: danceinforma.us
Fox’s So You Think You Can Dance (SYTYCD) recently announced that it will be launching a national tour this fall. Now fans of the enduring dance competition show can see their favorite Season 14 dancers in person. The Top 10 Finalists of Season...
Richard Calmes launches new website
29 Aug 2017   |   from: danceinforma.us
Internationally renowned dance photographer Richard Calmes has launched a new website that offers a fresh, updated presentation of his photography. The new site was created by Wiretree Inc., a web design company that has won numerous awards for its...
2017 Dance Now Festival at Joe's Pub, NYC
28 Aug 2017   |   from: danceinforma.us
Known for its adventurous short-takes format, the annual Dance Now Festival presents a diverse array of works by some of today’s most exciting dance makers. The 22nd season of this eclectic showcase will feature 40 emerging and established choreogr...
Bessies announce 2017 Lifetime Achievement & Outstanding Service awards
26 Aug 2017   |   from: danceinforma.us
The NY Dance and Performance Awards, The Bessies, New York City’s premier dance awards honoring outstanding creative work in the field, recently announced that Jawole Willa Jo Zollar, choreographer and founding artistic director of Urban Bush Women...
Winifred Haun & Dancers to hold auditions
25 Aug 2017   |   from: danceinforma.us
Winifred Haun & Dancers, a Chicago and Oak Park based contemporary dance company, will hold auditions for male and female dancers in September. Led by award-winning dancer and choreographer Winifred Haun, the company seeks dancers for the October 2...
An artsy take on pointe shoes
24 Aug 2017   |   from: danceinforma.us
Meeke Mutter, a visual artist and dancer from The Netherlands, thought twice before throwing out an old pair of pointe shoes recently. When a friend suggested she use her creative talents to paint them instead, Mutter rose to the challenge. She has...
OKC Ballet introduces Dance for Parkinson's
24 Aug 2017   |   from: danceinforma.us
Oklahoma City Ballet will be offering a ballet class that benefits people suffering from Parkinson’s Disease beginning September 5. It will be held in the company’s new facility at 6800 North Classen Boulevard in Oklahoma City. Dance for Parkin...
Chrissy Teigen Has Classic Response To Critics Of Her Ballet Vid
22 Aug 2017   |   from: huffingtonpost.com
Chrissy Teigen wasn t looking to join the Bolshoi, so everybody chill. The 31-year-old model on Sunday lightheartedly jabbed at commenters who criticized a clip she posted of herself indulging a ballerina fantasy. The Instagram featured Teigen tu...
Charlotte Ballet plans to tour more
22 Aug 2017   |   from: danceinforma.us
Under the leadership of new Artistic Director Hope Muir, Charlotte Ballet recently announced it has signed KMP Artists as its touring representatives. Charlotte Ballet has a rich history of touring, having once been named the United States hig...
Chicago artists to dance for peace
21 Aug 2017   |   from: danceinforma.us
Collaboraction, Chicago's social issue-driven contemporary theater, has partnered with Goodman Theatre to present its second annual PEACEBOOK Festival this Saturday, August 26. This marathon of premieres will feature 21 original dance, music and th...
YY Dance Co. premieres 'Vanishing Point'
18 Aug 2017   |   from: danceinforma.us
Dancer and choreographer Yin Yue presents her YY Dance Company in performance at The Salvatore Capezio Theater at Peridance on September 16, 17, 23 and 24. The program will include the world premiere of Vanishing Point, a work for an ensemble o...
Texas Ballet Theater expands company
17 Aug 2017   |   from: danceinforma.us
Texas Ballet Theater (TBT) has expanded its company for the 2017-2018 Season. As the dancers return to work, they will be joined by four new trainees, four apprentices and five new company members. “We are pleased to add some talented new danc...
Dancewave breaks ground on $5.2M home
16 Aug 2017   |   from: danceinforma.us
Dancewave, a Brooklyn-based dance education organization championing accessibility to all, recently broke ground on its new community center at 182 4th Avenue, in the Gowanus neighborhood of Brooklyn. The event included NYC Council Member Stephen L...
5th Annual Detroit Dance City Festival
15 Aug 2017   |   from: danceinforma.us
The 2017 Detroit Dance City Festival (DDCF) will take place this weekend from August 18-20. The three-day community-building event celebrates dance in its various forms and disciplines. DDCF includes workshops, performances and networking oppor...
World Ballet Day LIVE returns on October 5
14 Aug 2017   |   from: danceinforma.us
Five of the world's leading ballet companies will come together for World Ballet Day on Thursday, October 5 to broadcast 20 hours of live, behind-the-scenes footage via Facebook Live, following a successful partnership with Facebook in 2016. Th...
Auditions being held at Steps on Broadway
11 Aug 2017   |   from: danceinforma.us
Steps on Broadway in New York City has announced two upcoming auditions being held in its studios. First, Jennifer Muller/The Works will host a company audition on Saturday, August 12 from 1-3 p.m. Then, Buglisi Dance Theatre will hold auditions on...