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Spotlight on Women Choreographers: Allison Brzezinski

Andrew Blackmore-Dobbyn | Posted 07.01.2014 | Arts
Andrew Blackmore-Dobbyn

Whenever there are large scale dance events the question almost inevitably arises: where are the women choreographers? The fact is that they're everywhere.

Anna Sokolow Way Honors Modern Dance Great - December 4-8

Adria Rolnik | Posted 01.23.2014 | Arts
Adria Rolnik

Through From the Horse's Mouth "talk/dance" format, Anna Sokolow Way will offer a firsthand look at the personal experiences of dancers, actors, critics and musicians who worked with Anna over the course of her 60-year career in dance.

Larry Keigwin: From Dynamite Dancer to Choreographer Extraordinaire!

Scott Alexander Hess | Posted 11.07.2013 | Arts
Scott Alexander Hess

I'll never forget the way Keigwin lept around me as I sat stock still in a chair in awe of his breathtaking artistry. It was absolutely thrilling. No less thrilling was catching Keigwin + Co. last week again, at The Joyce.

See for Yourself: Michelle Dorrance, BAM! and "Push Past Break"

Johnny Nevin | Posted 06.01.2013 | Arts
Johnny Nevin

Michelle Dorrance goes to a lot of places, and every time she does, she brings something.

Choices and Dances Inside the Kaleidoscope: Luna Negra's Mónica Cervantes

Johnny Nevin | Posted 08.04.2012 | Home
Johnny Nevin

2012-06-04-Screenshot20120604at5.10.50PM.jpgMany people in the dance world already know Mónica Cervantes as an accomplished performer. Not as many know her as a gifted choreographer, but that's changing.

Performance Teaches Humility

Andrew Blackmore-Dobbyn | Posted 05.27.2012 | Arts
Andrew Blackmore-Dobbyn

My world turns black and everything begins to move in slow motion. As I go into the second airborne turn, my body goes off at a crazy angle and I begin to realize that this is not going to end well.

Nothing Lasts Forever: Choreographer Yasuko Yokoshi Makes Chicago Debut

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Yasuko Yokoshi makes her Chicago debut this week with her newest show "Tyler Tyler." Yokoshi is a choreographer from New York who fuses modern Western...

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...

ART AND DANCE: Jenny Holzer And Miguel Guitierrez In An Artistic Marriage

nytimes.com | CLAUDIA LA ROCCO | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

AFTER years of invitations the visual artist Jenny Holzer finally agreed to participate in Summer Stages Dance, thrilling Richard Colton, who founded ...

Women in Hip-Hop: The B-girl Be Festival

Lauri Lyons | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
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Lauri Lyons

When it comes to women in hip-hop, don't call it a comeback. Women have been here for years.