Tag Archives: Dance Council of North Texas

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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All Dolled Up

Coppelia at Ballet Ensemble of Texas. Photo: Cathy Vanover Photography Ballet Ensemble of Texas gets ready to present George Skibine’s Coppelia at the Irving Arts Center this weekend. Irving — Watching Ballet Ensemble of Texas (BET) as they prepared for … 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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Dallas DanceFest Profile: Indique Dance Company

Indique Dance Company co-founder Sarita Venkatraman talks about the city’s growing Indian dance community and partaking in the reinvigorated Dallas DanceFest this weekend. Dallas — From far away the Dallas dancescape appears to consist mostly of ballet and modern dance … Continue reading

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Dance Council of North Texas Announces 2014 Honorees

The Dance Council of North Texas recognizes the accomplishments of Nita Braun, Suzie Jary, Beth Wortley, Joe Cutaia and Ann Briggs-Cutaia, Dylis Croman and Buster Cooper. Dallas — Every year the Dance Council of North Texas selects five individuals whose excellence in education, … Continue reading

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Preview: Dallas Black Dance Theatre Spring Celebration

Christopher Vo pushes Dallas Black Dance Theatre mentally in his new work touch (listen), part of the company’s Spring Celebration, honoring the legacy of Ann Williams. Dallas – “Remember guys, calm, easy and mindful,” says choreographer Christopher Vo to the members of Dallas … Continue reading

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