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Ariel Rivka Dance presents Ori, which means "my light" in Hebrew. Married collaborators Ariel and David investigate light shifts on 7 beautiful dancers and 4 electrifying cellos.
Soloists Carrie Ellmore-Tallitsch and Paul Dennis will feature captivating solo works created for each dancer.
Sean Curran will reinvent work scored to the English vocal group The King's Singers as "Desert Dance," utilizing Ariel Rivka Dance's full company. The work is informed by ideas of landscape, horizon, silence, heat, and time. Fluid movement phrases become a part of the weather suffusing the stage environment as dancers slip between the natural environment and a mystical atmosphere.
Curran will also present a new Trio, scored by David Homan, which features the poetics of 3 women alone together working in tandem and taking solos.
With bold athleticism and dramatic nuance, Carolyn Dorfman Dance creates rich worlds into which the audience can enter. Dorfman's visually stunning tour de force, techno-savvy Interior Designs, with music by Svjetlana Bukvich. is performed on May 28 and 29. The program on May 30 (matinee and evening) features the NY premiere of Waves, with performance by virtuosic musicians and dancers who push the boundaries of their art forms. Commissioned score and live music by Jessie Reagen Mann, Pete List and Daphna Mor.
The Bad Dancing World Championships have long been coveted as the most prestigious competition on the professional bad dancing calendar. And the FINALS are incomparable. Incomparably bad. If you think you can't dance, if you KNOW you can't dance, then this competition will make you feel right at home. Sit back, relax and let the bad dance professionals show you how it's done.
Amalia Hernández is one of the most relevant and celebrated choreographers of the last century. She was inspired by the essence of Mexican folklore and recreated choreography using various techniques from modern and classical dance. Her creations were then brought to the stage with amazing results. The artistic creativity of Amalia Hernández materialized in the establishment of Ballet Folklórico de México, and the subsequent creation of a dance school for the training of professional dancers. Over six decades, the Ballet has represented Mexico on some of the world's most renowned stages. It has reached great audiences –both Mexican and foreign alike—and stimulated millions both emotionally and intellectually.
New York Theatre Ballet (NYTB) presents Carnival of the Animals as part of the Company's Once Upon A Ballet series for children.
In a magical forest, Queen Diana and her shaggy lion rule a charming assortment of animals who live more or less peaceably until a pair of lost children wander in, and then the fun begins! Choreography by Beth Storey Taylor. The performance will feature live music, with four hands on one piano.
An Off Off Broadway Show in which an interactive Cast of incredible Talent will motivate you to MOVE as you combine your Workout Time with your Party time led by fitness Guru and recording artist Marina Kamen AKA MARINA.
La MaMa Moves! Dance Festival celebrates it's 10th Anniversary Season, featuring emerging and seasoned choreographers and reflecting La MaMa's longstanding mission to performance that transcends politics and unifies cultures.
Featuring work by Alexandra Beller, Yoshiko Chuma, Anya Cloud and Eric Geiger, Brandon Collwes, Jane Comfort and Company, Junk Ensemble, Jon Kinzel, Stanley Love Performance Group, John Scott, Ani Taj, Thierry Micouin & Gwen Welliver
The World Premiere of The Mar Vista, a dance/theater work written and choreographed by Yehuda Hyman in collaboration with the Mystical Feet Company (Ron Kagan, Dwight Kelly, Amanda Schussel and Hyman).
The Mar Vista is a fractured memoir about an American Jewish family. Taking place over a span of almost 100 years, The Mar Vista weaves together dance, gesture, spoken word, improvisation and ritual to tell a comical/tragical fragmented narrative about Hyman's parents.
New York Theatre Ballet will perform Richard Alston's Such Longing, Frederick Ashton's Capriole Suite, the World Premiere of Gemma Bond's The Assembly, a new, as-yet-untitled work by David Parker, and Antony Tudor's Dark Elegies.
Sidra Bell Dance New York, is a boutique brand of prolific movement artists that presents innovative, kinetic, and provocative works. It has continually presented progressive and elaborate full-scale productions to sold-out audiences. The work synthesizes the worlds of design, media, fashion, and spectatorship through creative partnerships. Bell is a sought after voice with a strong female vision igniting the imagination and exploring the complexities of the human condition. She excavates the psyche and themes that are spectacular and life affirming. The repertoire is emotionally complex and transporting and the Company has become known for a boundary defying spirit. The choreographer enjoys material that is graphic and she mines the natural and unnatural worlds.
Starring Dancing With the Stars' Maksim Chmerkovskiy, Tony Dovolani, Valentin Chmerkovskiy, with special guests Meryl Davis, Amy Purdy, Peta Murgatroyd, Artem Chigvintsev, Emma Slater, Jenna Johnson, Henry Byalikov, Serge Onik, and more, SWAY presents the glamour and passion of ballroom and latin dancing in a whole new way!
Audience will have a rare opportunity to see Maks, Tony, Val, and special guests in an intimate performance that blurs the lines between conventional ballroom, live theatre, and other well known dance genres like ballet, Argentine tango, hip hop, and modern.
Featuring innovative choreography from two of ballroom's emerging standout artists: Joao Tiago Fernandes and David Thomas Moore, and incredible performances from some of the country's top professional dancers, SWAY is guaranteed to delight theater goers and take live theatrical ballroom to the next level.