Tag Archives: Dallas Dance Events

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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Q&A: Stephanie Rae Williams, Dance Theatre of Harlem

Stephanie Rae Williams of Dance Theatre of Harlem returns home for the Sweatt Dallas Dance Festival and the Dance Council Honors this weekend. Dallas — As the oldest of six siblings, Stephanie Rae Williams says her parents had to get creative … Continue reading

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News: South Dallas Dance Festival changes name to Sweatt Dallas Dance Festival

Formerly the South Dallas Dance Festival, the new Sweatt Dallas Dance Festival (SDDF) is dedicated to the memory of Mary Lois Sweatt (1939-2016), whose vision and support were integral to the success of SDDF in years past. Entitled Spreading Our … 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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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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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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Dallas DanceFest Profile: Ballet Ensemble of Texas

And here is another profile on one of the local pre-professional ballet companies performing at Dallas DanceFest this weekend! This feature was originally posted on TheaterJones.com. Ballet Ensemble of Texas Artistic Director Allan Kinize on the benefits of dance festivals … 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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