Tag Archives: Dallas DanceFest

Dallas DanceFest Profile: DGDG

Here is the first of several profiles I am doing on companies performing at this year’s Dallas DanceFest. This one was originally posted on TheaterJones.com. Dallas — Since stepping on to the Dallas arts scene six years ago Danielle Georgiou has … 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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Preview: Dark Circles Contemporary Dance 2015 Fall Series

BOYISH CHARM Dark Circles Contemporary Dance wants you to feel like a kid again in its Fall Series this weekend at Texas Christian University. Fort Worth — It has been a whirlwind summer for choreographer Joshua L. Peugh and his … 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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Dallas DanceFest Q&A: LaQuet Sharnell Pringle

The Austin-based choreographer on landing roles in the The Lion King and Memphis on Broadway, the future of classical jazz dance and performing at Dallas DanceFest. Dallas — Dallas native LaQuet Sharnell Pringle was bit by the Broadway bug at … Continue reading

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Dallas DanceFest Profile: AJ Garcia-Rameau

The Austin-based dancer on building a freelance career and making her first appearance in Dallas at the second annual Dallas DanceFest. Dallas — A newcomer to the Dallas dance scene,Ashley (AJ) Garcia-Rameau says she is looking forward to the numerous … Continue reading

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Dallas DanceFest 2015 Profile: Amy Diane Morrow

The Austin-based choreographer on her quest for cultivating home grown art and collaborating with Oklahoma’s Bell House Arts in this year’s Dallas DanceFest. Dallas — Amy Diane Morrow is no stranger to the Dallas dance scene. In addition to having … Continue reading

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DESTINATION DANCE

The second annual Dallas DanceFest promises more variety and exceptional dancing from individuals and groups throughout the region. Dallas – The perception of dance in Dallas has changed dramatically over the last five years largely due to the development of … Continue reading

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Gayle Halperin: Nurturing Dance

Gayle Halperin’s latest endeavor opens new doors for the Dallas dance community. Literally. Dallas – Bruce Wood Dance Project. TITAS. Dallas DanceFest. Dance Planet. These are just a few of the high profile dance organizations and events that Dallas arts … Continue reading

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Gayle Halperin: Dance Maven

After launching the Dallas DanceFest and positioning Bruce Wood Dance Project for its future following Wood’s death, Gayle Halperin is a major force in the dance scene’s growth. When Gayle Halperin comes up with an idea that could benefit the … Continue reading

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