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Falling Up: Preview of Bruce Wood Dance’s RISE performance

  Bruce Wood Dance prepares for the physically taxing elements in Joy Atkins Bollinger’s Hillside, part of the company’s RISE performance this weekend.   Dallas — Against what will be a backlit stage, Kimi Nikaidoh slowly walks across the space in Bruce … Continue reading

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Fresh Perspectives: Preview of Dallas Black Dance Theatre’s Director’s Choice

Booker T. Alum Rebecca Troyak makes her choreographic debut at Dallas Black Dance Theatre’s Director’s Choice performance this weekend. Dallas — Walking into Bridget L. Moore’s composition class freshman year at Booker T. Washington High School for the Performing and Visual … Continue reading

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Dance Council of North Texas Honors returns to Dallas Black Dance Theatre

The Dance Council Honors has thankfully split from Dallas DanceFest and will return to its more intimate setting at Dallas Black Dance Theatre. I know I am not the only person happy about the fact the Dance Council Honors (DC … Continue reading

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Q&A: Dallas Black Dance Theatre Veteran Nycole Ray

Nycole Ray working with the dancers for Dallas Opera. Photo: Celeste Hart The Dallas Black Dance Theatre veteran on stepping into the opera world as choreographer for Dallas Opera’s production of Samson et Dalila. Dallas — Nycole Ray is a prime … Continue reading

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Preview: Bombshell Dance Project

Emily Bernet and Taylor Rodman of Bombshell Dance Project on their unique partnership and creating their first program in Dallas. Dallas — Together, Emily Bernet and Taylor Rodman tenderly cup their faces before slowly moving their hands down their bodies in … Continue reading

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Dance News: Desmond Richardson and Dwight Rhoden join SMU dance faculty

    WOW! I can not believe two of the industry’s most in demand choreographers will be joining the dance faculty at Southern Methodist University’s Meadows School of the Arts for the 2017-2018 school year. Desmond Richardson and Dwight Rhoden … Continue reading

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Dallas DanceFest Profile: Hailey von Schlehenreid

And here is my last profile for this weekend’s Dallas DanceFest. I hope you enjoyed learning more intimate details about some of these companies and their dancers. Hope to see you at Moody Performance Hall on Saturday! This profile was … Continue reading

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Avant Chamber Ballet Announces 2017-18 Women’s Choreography Project Recipient

Dallas – It was announced this week that New York-based choreographer Michelle Thompson Ulerich is this year’s winner of Avant Chamber Ballet’s (ACB) Women’s Choreography Project (WCP), which will take place April 21-22 at Moody Performance Hall in conjunction with ACB’s spring … Continue reading

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Dallas DanceFest Profile: imPULSE Dance Project

And yet another profile for Dallas DanceFest. This was originally posted on TheaterJones.com. Artistic Director Anastasia Waters on the company’s mission and her expectations for their first showing at Dallas DanceFest. Dallas — ImPULSE Dance Project (IDP) was created out of founder Anastasia … Continue reading

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Dallas DanceFest Profile: Bruce Wood Dance

And yet another profile piece for Dallas DanceFest. This features Bruce Wood Dance Company Member Austin Sora! This piece was originally posted on TheaterJones.com. Company member Austin Sora on joining Bruce Wood Dance and what she’s looking forward to at … Continue reading

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