Flamenco Vivo Carlota Santana in Brooklyn
The Brooklyn Center for the Performing Arts continues its 60th Anniversary Season on Friday, November 14 with Flamenco Vivo Carlota Santana. Celebrating its 30th anniversary, this premier company will perform The Soul of Flamenco, a passionate new production that embodies the purity of traditional flamenco and classical Spanish dance.
Houston Ballet touring to Detroit and Canada
This weekend, Houston Ballet will tour to Detroit, Michigan for the first time to perform at the Detroit Opera House on Saturday and Sunday (November 1 and 2) in Ai-Gul Gaisina’s staging of Giselle. Then in late April 2015, Houston Ballet will return to Canada to perform Artistic Director Stanton Welch’s acclaimed staging of La Bayadère in Calgary and Edmonton.
Curtain Call keeps dancers outfitted for class
Founded in 1969, Curtain Call manufactures high quality dance classwear and competition dancewear, plus recital costumes for all genres of dance. Located in York, Pennsylvania, Curtain Call is an industry leader in providing dancers, dance parents and dance teachers with exceptional customer service as they order products including footwear, legwear, bodywear and various accessories.
Auditions for The Forsythe Company!
Jacopo Godani, the incoming artistic director of The Forsythe Company in Germany beginning the 2015-16 season, will be holding two private auditions for professional, experienced dancers in New York City and Frankfurt in November. Godani is looking for exceptional artists with solid classical ballet technique and excellent coordination.
Dance COLEctive presents two premieres
The Dance COLEctive (TDC) will present “Holding Ground,” a concert program featuring two premieres and a revival, on October 31, November 1 and 2 at 7 p.m. at Links Hall in Chicago. To place live performance in a 21st century context and engage with more of its potential audiences outside Chicago, TDC will also stream the closing night performance on YouTube.
Backdrops Fantastic helps make stages ‘pop’
With more than 1,500 designs to choose from, Backdrops Fantastic can provide your recital or upcoming production the ultimate backdrop to help make your show “pop”! The company adds new designs on a weekly basis and hand paints the bright, colorful backdrops to ensure high quality.
Watch Heidi Duckler Dance Theatre online
No matter where you are in the world, you can now experience Los Angeles-based Heidi Duckler Dance Theatre. The company will offer a pay-as-you-will, live-streaming video presentation of the works Cleopatra, CEO and Really, All About Eve on Thursday, November 6 at 7 p.m. PST through 2ndLineTV.
Visceral Dance Chicago begins 2nd season
Visceral Dance Chicago is the Windy City’s newest contemporary dance company dedicated to presenting intriguing, innovative contemporary dance from diverse choreographic voices. Following its highly celebrated inaugural season, Visceral will grow its repertoire in the 2014-15 year with world premieres by Brian Enos, Harrison McEldowney and Banning Boulding.
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.