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Choreography

Don Quixote at Pacific Northwest Ballet

Steven Mesler | Posted 04.03.2012 | Arts
Steven Mesler

Finding an unflattering photo, film clip, or an awkward moment of Carla Körbes and Karel Cruz together is impossible. The two of them dance the leads in the American premiere of Don Quixote and they are not to be missed.

SF Ballet's Onegin: Intensely Dramatic With 'Devilish' Choreography!

Katita Waldo | Posted 01.25.2012 | San Francisco
Katita Waldo

Choreographically, the ballet is devilish and the partnering is unbelievably hard! The biggest challenge though, is to master the choreography while transcending the difficulty of the steps to tell the story.

Lines Ballet's Resin Breaks Down Ballet's Conventions

Larissa Archer | Posted 12.31.2011 | San Francisco
Larissa Archer

Resin, the showcase of Lines Ballet's fall season, exemplifies what makes the company a treasure for San Francisco and the world of dance.

SONiC Snapshots: Oscar Bettison and Rebecca Stenn/Konrad Kaczmarek

Daniel J. Kushner | Posted 12.19.2011 | Arts
Daniel J. Kushner

I spoke with composer Oscar Bettison about his 65-minute opus O Death, excerpts of which will be performed on Wednesday as part of the SONiC Festival in New York.

French Choreographer Roland Petit Dies At 87

AP | Posted 09.10.2011 | Arts

PARIS -- Acclaimed choreographer Roland Petit, whose creations dazzled stages from Paris to Hollywood and inspired dancers, writers and designers has ...

'The Soldier's Tale': An Acrobatic Interpretation Of Stravinsky

Posted 07.29.2011 | Arts

From June 9th to June 11th a new production of Stravinsky’s “The Soldiers Tale” will be perfomed at Pace University's Schimmel Center for the Ar...

Studio Visit: Keegan Mchargue, Jack Of All Trades

Posted 06.25.2011 | Arts

(Via Beautiful/Decay) Always jazzed to find exceptional young talent like Keegan Mchargue. His color palettes, compositions, and ridiculously heal...

PHOTOS: Genius Choreography

Debra Levine | Posted 01.11.2012 | Arts
Debra Levine

The surviving genius of the second generation of American modern dance, Paul Taylor, 80, still goes into the dance studio and creates two new works a ...

What the World of Dance Can Learn From World of Warcraft

Jennifer Edwards | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Jennifer Edwards

Given the strong community aspect of WoW and the level of commitment players maintain, I was fascinated by the choreographic aspects of this technologically interactive platform.

Brainy And Statuesque: Interview With Choreography Legend Bill T. Jones

Kris Wilton | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Kris Wilton

Bill T. Jones has a long history of pushing envelopes and challenging audiences. In the 1970s, when he was getting his start in New York's downtown da...

Up & Over It: They Don't Speak Usual Irish Dance

James M. Russell | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
James M. Russell

If you're one to believe that the most innovative people begin in their craft when they are young, then it will likely not be a surprise that Irish dancers Suzanne Cleary and Peter Harding have been dancing for most of their lives.

CHOREOGRAPHER SPOTLIGHT: Catastrophe, God, And The Meaning Of Life: Sean Curran's Left Exit

Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

WHO: Seán Curran Company WHAT: Left Exit WHEN: October 27 - 29, 2010 WHERE: DeBartolo Performing Arts Center 100 Performing Arts Center Notre Dame...

EXHIBITION SPOTLIGHT: Adventures In New Puppetry At Walker Art Center

Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

WHO: Kidd Pivot Frankfurt RM WHAT: Dark Matters WHEN: Thursday-Saturday, October14-16, 2010 WHERE: Walker Art Center William and Nadine McGuire The...

WATCH: DANCE: J.U.I.C.E Third Annual Hip Hop Dance Festival, Los Angeles

Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

In 2007, choreographers Amy "Catfox" Campion and Jacob "Kujo" Lyons opened the first annual J.U.i.C.E. Hip Hop Festival. Three years later it has bec...

DANCE: Michael Clark Company Takes Over Tate Modern's Turbine Hall

e-flux.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

For Part I of his choreographic project at Tate Modern, Michael Clark and his company have been resident in the Turbine Hall for seven weeks, making t...