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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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Fresh Perspectives: Preview of Dallas Black Dance Theatre’s Director’s Choice

Booker T. Alum Rebecca Troyak makes her choreographic debut at Dallas Black Dance Theatre’s Director’s Choice performance this weekend. Dallas — Walking into Bridget L. Moore’s composition class freshman year at Booker T. Washington High School for the Performing and Visual … 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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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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Preview: Bombshell Dance Project

Emily Bernet and Taylor Rodman of Bombshell Dance Project on their unique partnership and creating their first program in Dallas. Dallas — Together, Emily Bernet and Taylor Rodman tenderly cup their faces before slowly moving their hands down their bodies in … 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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Review: Donkey Beach, Danielle Georgiou Dance Group

Danielle Georgiou Dance Group captures the essence of the 1960s’ beach movies in Donkey Beach, part of AT&T Performing Arts Center’s Elevator Project. Dallas — As an artist Danielle Georgiou has always been a rule breaker. Looking over her portfolio … Continue reading

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