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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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Dallas DanceFest Announces 2017 Performing Companies

Dallas DanceFest has announced its 2017 line up which shows a lot of hometown pride. Wow! It is hard to believe that this year marks the 4th installment of Dallas DanceFest (DDF) which was created in 2014 under the guidance … Continue reading

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Springing Forward: Dallas Black Dance Theatre Spring Celebration Series 2017

 Dallas Black Dance Theatre leaps into a new era with Stephen Mills’ Bounce and two works by new Artistic Director Briget L. Moore at its annual Spring Celebration Series. Dallas — A rollercoaster of emotions, movement that changes in texture, … Continue reading

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Q&A: Bridget L. Moore, AD Dallas Black Dance Theatre

The artistic director of Dallas Black Dance Theatre on her new role and the world premiere of her Uncharted Territory at the TITAS Command Performance this weekend. Dallas — Bridget L. Moore is no stranger to the Dallas dance scene. … Continue reading

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Preview: Interpretations, Dallas Black Dance Theatre

Dallas Black Dance Theatre celebrates 40 years through video clips, audio recordings and dance in Sean J. Smith’s Interpretations, part of DBDT’s Cultural Awareness Series. Dallas — “This is just magical! I had never been in a theater before…!” As … Continue reading

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Higher Ground

Dallas Black Dance Theatre pushes itself to new heights in Jamal Story’s aerial ballet The Parts They Left Out, part of the company’s Cultural Awareness Series. Dallas — Expectations were high as a small group of us gathered at Dallas … Continue reading

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Preview: Dallas Black Dance Theatre’s Director’s Choice Series

The ladies of Dallas Black Dance Theatre strut their stuff in Margo Sappington’s Step Out of Love, part of the company’s Director’s Choice Series. Dallas — Just when you think you have seen everything in Dallas Black Dance Theatre’s (DBDT) … Continue reading

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Review: Dallas Black Dance Theatre DanceAfrica 2015

Dallas Black Dance Theatre kicks off its 39th season with an impressive showing of African dance styles and intricate drumming techniques at its annual DanceAfrica performance. Dallas — Peace! Love! Respect! For Everybody! These values played a pivotal role in … Continue reading

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Dallas DanceFest Profile: Dallas Black Dance Theatre II

Dallas Black Dance Theatre II pushes itself physically and emotionally in Artistic Director Nycole Ray’s Opaque, part of DanceFest 2015 this weekend. Dallas — Starting out as a student-driven secondary company formed in 2000 by Dallas Black Dance Theatre Founder … Continue reading

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