Alexander Whitley troupe at Laban Theatre
Alexander Whitley showcases two works in his company’s inaugural tour: The Measures Taken and The Grit in the Oyster. The company will land in London’s Laban Theatre as part of its tour on Tuesday, November 18 for a special evening performance.
L.A. Dance Project presents mixed bill
Building on the excitement of performances in February and a successful world tour, Benjamin Millepied’s L.A. Dance Project returns to its home of choice, The Theatre at Ace Hotel, for three performances this weekend, October 24-26. The program features a new work by Benjamin Millepied, the U.S. premiere of Emmanuel Gat’s Morgan’s Last Chug and the reprise of the highly acclaimed Quintett by William Forsythe.
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Celebrity 2015 Registration Now Open
Online registration is now open for Celebrity Dance Competitions’ 2015 Season. Dancers can register now to step into the spotlight in cities across America, starting out in Denver in late January, then heading to San Antonio, Atlanta, Raleigh, Ames, Detroit, Dallas/Ft. Worth, Seattle and so on.
Dance Selfie Day
Today, Tuesday October 21st, is Dance Selfie Day! This is a worldwide celebration created by Dance Proms from the UK. Dancers from all around the world are encouraged to post dance selfies to highlight what a large, diverse and inspirational community we are! #DanceSelfie
Hong Kong Ballet presents homegrown talent
Ten of The Hong Kong Ballet’s talented dancers will be demonstrating another aspect of their creativity at the company’s Choreographers’ Showcase 2014. The dancers will be choreographing eight new pieces that will be performed in the intimate surroundings of the Studio Theatre at Hong Kong Cultural Centre on November 28-30.
BodyVox holds auditions for male dancers
Portland-based contemporary dance company BodyVox is seeking male dancers to join the troupe for a four-month touring season (from January to April 2015). Auditions will be held Sunday, November 2 from 2 to 5 p.m. The selected dancers will receive a competitive contract with the possibility of later joining the company for a long-term commitment.
SeneGence makeup lasts the whole show
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Movie inspires dancers around the world
Brothers Young Productions recently held a successful casting call for dancers around the world to audition for the new film project Untapped. After evaluating thousands of submissions, the list has been narrowed down to 200 semi-finalists. With all the wonderful submissions, Brothers Young decided to compile a short video featuring how dance can truly touch so many lives. In addition to releasing this video, Brothers Young recently announced a new Untapped Instagram Contest.
Complexions celebrates 20 years in November
Acclaimed dance company Complexions Contemporary Ballet is celebrating its 20th anniversary this November 18-30 with a season featuring three premieres as well as special guest appearances including American Ballet Theatre Soloist Misty Copeland. On November 20, Complexions will host its exclusive gala.
Flyaway Productions offers Flight School
After Flyaway Productions premiered Jo Kreiter’s Multiple Mary and Invisible Jane on the exterior of a four-story building last month, the apparatus-based dance company is now preparing to offer its nine-week Flight School on Sundays from October 19 to December 14. Classes will work with a flying boat, a kitchen pot, a suspended umbrella, steel poles and half circles.