Tag Archives: Dallas City Performance Hall

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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Homeward Bound: Bruce Wood Dance Project Journey’s Performance Preview

Bruce Wood Dance Project humanizes the refugee crisis in Albert Drake’s Chasing Home, part of the company’s Journey’s performance this weekend. Dallas — Emily Drake tenderly cups David Escoto’s face in the palm of her hand before he scoops her … Continue reading

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Preview: Alice in Wonderland, Avant Chamber Ballet

Avant Chamber Ballet puts its classical technique and acting skills on trial in Alice in Wonderland at Dallas City Performance Hall this weekend. Dallas — One by one the eight dancers place their hands on the waist of the person … Continue reading

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Preview: Bruce Wood Dance Project SIX performance

  Bruce Wood Dance Project demonstrates the healing power of dance in Artistic Director Kimi Nikaidoh’s new work Bloom, part of the company’s SIX performance this weekend. Dallas – Bruce Wood was known for making dances that touched viewers in … Continue reading

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Outside The Lines

Texas Ballet Theater expands its stylistic range in Val Caniparoli’s new work Without Borders, part of the company’s First Looks Series in Dallas this weekend. It’s not a coincidence that Texas Ballet Theater principal dancer’s Leticia Oliveira and Carl Coomer … Continue reading

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Q&A: Jonathon Young, Electric Company Theatre

The director of Electric Company Theatre on working with Choreographer Crystal Pite to explore the effects of PTSD in Kidd Pivot’s Betroffenheit, presented by  TITAS at Dallas City Performance Hall.   Dallas — Audiences are in for something different when … Continue reading

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Review: Dallas Youth Ballet’s Rockefeller Christmas Spectacular

Dallas Youth Ballet channels The Rockettes in its highly entertaining Rockefeller Christmas Spectacular at Dallas City Performance Hall. Dallas — While most pre-professional dance companies in the area are focusing solely on their balletic form during this time of year … Continue reading

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Preview: Avant Chamber Ballet’s Holiday Celebration

Avant Chamber Ballet gets into the holiday spirit with Nutcracker: Short and Suite at Dallas City Performance Hall this Thursday. Dallas — Audiences disappointed in the fact Texas Ballet Theater will not be bringing its Nutcracker production to the Winspear … Continue reading

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Get Crackin’

Get into the holiday spirit with any one of these Nutcracker productions, from the traditional to Nearly Naked, offer across Dallas-Fort Worth. Plus a list of other holiday dance. It’s that time of year again! In between all the shopping, … Continue reading

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Q&A: Catherine Ellis Kirk, Abraham.In.Motion

The Dallas native on finding her stride as a concert dancer and performing with Kyle Abraham’s Abraham.In.Motion which comes to town this weekend on the TITAS season. Dallas — As the recipient of a 2013 MacArthur Fellowship as well as … Continue reading

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