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  1. Frances Ha a " EIFF reviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2013 |

    A wry, sly, black-and-white ode to friendship told from the point of view of a 27-year-old modern dance student trying and mostly failing to keep her New York dream life alive, Noah Baumbach's most affecting i lm since The Squid and the Whale is a wondrous amalgam of Nouvelle Vague energy, Manhattan-esque romanticism and modish Girls -style insight that still manages to be its own thing. Co-written with real-life partner and star Greta Gerwig , it i nds the latter on effervescent form as the titular Frances, a kook in the least pejorative sense of the word who begins spinning delightfully out of control when her best friend Sophie decides to move on with her life by moving in with someone else.


  2. Bob Rossman Leads the Actor Moves 2 Workshop in Nevada City TodayRead the original story

    Oct 17, 2014 |

    ... "What do I do with my hands?" Rossman will draw from a wide background of training in fine arts, mime, modern dance, acting, directing, 3D animation, street theatre, mask, clown, Commedia del Arte and more; all in 5 hours. Participants should be ...


  3. Nip and tuck for dancers; Wedding photos taken after 52 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2014 | South China Morning Post

    ... art troupe and started dancing in public squares in the city. They perform a range of dance styles, including modern dance, jazz, ballet and belly dancing. One of the dancers said: "If I don't get wild now, I will be too old." At the encouragement ...


  4. RIOULT Dance NY Performs Tonight at UTC Fine Arts CenterRead the original story

    Oct 13, 2014 |

    RIOULT Dance NY, a leading American modern dance company with a classic sensibility, will perform on the Patten Performances series at the UTC Fine Arts Center tonight, October 14 at 7:30pm. The theater is located at 752 Vine Street, Chattanooga, TN 37403.


  5. Dance Like an EgyptianRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2014 | Wall Street Journal

    This year's 250th anniversary of the death of Jean-Philippe Rameau hasn't led to any high-profile productions in the U.S., other than the concert version of "PlatA e" by Les Arts Florissants at Lincoln Center this past spring. So kudos to Opera Lafayette, the intrepid Washington, D.C.-based company that specializes in 18th-century French opera, for mounting "Les FAates de l'Hymen et de l'Amour, ou Les Dieux d'A Dancing is as important as singing in French opera-ballets, and for "Les FAates," Opera Lafayette not only embraced that challenge but made dance the central thematic element.


  6. In Search Of Deliciousness in Movement and Life - Eiko OtakeRead the original story

    Oct 13, 2014 | DanceJournal

    ... Festival Award (2004) as well as the Dance Magazine Award (2006) for their life long contribution to American modern dance. Both Eiko and Koma received individual awards as the inaugural Doris Duke Performing Artist (2012), which now supports their ...


  7. Sonoma Nights Showcase at Andrews HallRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2014 | Sonoma Valley Sun

    The Sonoma Theatre Alliance's Sonoma Nights Showcase, intimate performances by regional artists in a variety of genres, returns to Andrews Hall for four events this month. On Tuesday, October 21, East Bay solo dancer Lois Flood performs the historical dances of Isadora Duncan, considered "the mother of modern dance," and a symbol of women's emancipation and powerful supporter of human rights.


  8. Dance Medicine Conference to Focus on Dancer Performance, Safety, Health and LongevityRead the original story

    Oct 13, 2014 | Newswise

    ... at the USC Glorya Kaufman School of Dance. The conference will feature conversations with well-known figures in modern dance, including choreographer Joe Tremaine; Jodie Gates, a former Joffrey Ballet dancer and now vice dean and director of the USC ...


  9. ACL Live Shot: LordeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2014 | The Austin Chronicle

    ... expressive arms and fingers, and at-times lilting contralto, Lorde brought to mind the love child of modern dance choreographer Merce Cunningham and Bjork - raised by godmother Stevie Nicks. The 17-year-old singer continued her glide through the ...


  10. Mixed Blood's 'Colossal' is a marriage of football and danceRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2014 | Star Tribune

    ... later, Mike, who is wheelchair-bound, is living tensely with his father, Damon (David Deblieck), the owner of a modern dance company. Mike replays tape of the fateful injury, pausing the enacted action with his remote. He is haunted by the ...


  11. Aspen Santa Fe BalletRead the original story

    Oct 13, 2014 | Altoona Mirror

    Tickets: Adult $38 University Park Student $17 18 and Younger $28 1-800-ARTS-TIX or Founded with a modern pioneer spirit in the western United States, Aspen Santa Fe Ballet exudes a European aesthetic charged with American vigor. The dual-city company, based in the Rocky Mountains of Colorado and on the southwestern plateau of New Mexico, has developed a national reputation at a time when the divide between ballet and modern dance has steadily dissolved.


  12. Kele - 'Trick'Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2014 | NME

    ... r DJ cheeseball Tiesto back in 2009, perhaps. It's a blip though. Largely, 'Trick' measures up as a solid modern dance record and bears no trace of Bloc Party, proving that a lot can change in nine years. Chris Cottingham Buy Kele - 'Trick' at iTunes


  13. So long, Betty Spooner'sRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2014 | HeraldNet

    ... at 2821 Rockefeller in downtown Everett. The fundraiser for the nonprofit school that teaches ballet and modern dance will include casino games, auction items, food and beverages. Proceeds will support dance scholarships, the school's new dance ...


  14. The Joyce Theater Announces Spring/Summer 2015 SeasonRead the original story

    Apr 20, 2014 |

    The Joyce Theater , the nation's most prestigious theater devoted to modern dance, announced today the organization's programming for its 2015 Spring/Summer season, featuring a wide array of extraordinary companies, including return engagements of fan favorites and introductions to new companies making their Joyce debuts. As usual, the season embraces an eclectic mix of companies, many of whom return to The Joyce after highly successful past engagements.


  15. Mindful Movement's 2 Year Anniversary CelebrationRead the original story

    Oct 12, 2014 | Greenfield

    ... Chair and Indian head massages will be offered throughout the day. Get your morning moving with yoga and modern dance by Emma Niesl. Emma creates a high energetic, fun and flowing class to keep you moving on your journey to empowerment. Stay after ...


  16. Nrityajog holds dance workshopRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2014 | The Daily Star

    Nrityajog, the Bangladesh Chapter of World Dance Alliance Asia Pacific, held a dance workshop from September 29-October 12, conducted by two dancers from Taiwan. While Kathyn Tan is conducting a workshop on 'Improvisation in Dance', Chia-Liang Lin is conducting 'Eastern Body Practices in Modern Dance' for 30 young dancers.


  17. Sold-out program at Velocity explores memory and relationshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2014 |

    ... to dork-out on it a little which is really fun. Sometimes, costume design or a set can really seem to swamp a modern dance, making more performance art than movement. When you're working with your designers, are there any elements that you don't ...


  18. Martha Graham Dance Company Performs at Queens Theatre This WeekendRead the original story

    Oct 10, 2014 |

    ... 3pm. Coming to QT in November: Queens-based Valerie Green/Dance Entropy will present an exciting and innovative modern dance program.November 1 & 2, 2014; Saturday at 2pm & 8pm, Sunday at 3pm. The Cottage by Sandy Rustin. A mischievous farce set in ...


  19. RIOULT Dance NY Performs Tonight at Clayton Center for the ArtsRead the original story

    Oct 10, 2014 |

    RIOULT Dance NY, a leading American modern dance company with a classic sensibility, will perform at Clayton Center for the Arts as part of the 2014-15 Tour tonight, October 11 at 8pm. The performance will be at the Ronald and Lynda Nutt Theatre at 502 East Lamar Alexander Parkway, Maryville, TN.


  20. Burning Coal's State of Dance Announces Workshops, Talks, Rehearsals and MoreRead the original story

    Oct 10, 2014 |

    ... of work created over the preceding weeks. The purpose of the festival is to put innovative minds in the local modern dance community under one roof for an extended period of time to create work, to perform, to train, to learn and to teach. AWW ...