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Posts tagged "Dance"

Kulu Mele presents Wemilere: Parade of the Orishas on February 16

This celebration of dance introduces and celebrates eight of the most important orishas in Yoruba culture. [learn more]

Joan Myers Brown Proposes Charter School To Be Named After Her

The Philadanco founder partners with String Theory Schools to open a performing arts charter school in West Philadelphia. [learn more]


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Dinita "Queen Dinita" Clark (LTA '17) Featured in Viral Dance Video

Queen Dinita is among several international dancers featured in the celebratory video. [learn more]

Dual Face | Dwimuka at International House

Renowned Indonesian cross-gender dancer Didik Nini Thowok creates a unique and radiant artistic world. [learn more]

Flamenco Workshop with Raquel Heredia Flamenco Workshop with Raquel Heredia

Flamenco Workshop with Raquel Heredia

Study with legendary teacher and performer Raquel Heredia during her stay in Philadelphia, June 3-6. Presented by Pasión y Arte, classes are available for all levels of students. Advanced registration is required. [learn more]

Nicole Bindler Offers Body Mind Centering, Contact Improv, and Clitoral Embodiment

Nicole Bindler (ACG '15) is teaching a Body Mind Centering series at The Whole Shebang on reflexes, continuing March 18 and April 22, 11a-2p, as well as a Contact Improvisation class at Headlong Studios on April 16, 23, 30 and May 7, 1-3p. Nicole's article on Clitoral Embodiment: a somatic practice and a non-binary approach to experiencing the genitalia, was published in Contact Quarterly. [learn more]

CAGE Presents Khmer Dance Workshop on February 11

Join Cambodian American Girls Empowering (CAGE) for a free introductory workshop on the basics of Khmer dance on February 11, hosted by Lanica Angpak, founder of CAGE. [learn more]

Lily Hughes Performs in Recipes for Survival: An Elders Dance History Project with BARETEETH

Lily Hughes will perform in Recipes for Survival: An Elders Dance History Project with collective BARETEETH at Arts on the Avenue Gallery on September 10. [learn more]

Pop-Up Dance Performances In Center City

The SaltSoul dance ensemble, featuring Germaine Ingram, will perform two site-specific performances in Center City this summer. [learn more]

Anne-Marie Mulgrew and Dancers Company present its 30th Anniversary Concert

This event will be held June 9 and 10 at 7:30 pm and June 11 at 3:00 pm at Christ Church Neighborhood House Theater (20 N. American St). [learn more]

Intergenerational Dance Presents Spring Concert

Judith Sachs (ACG ’15) with Generations Dance, an intergenerational collaboration of Anyone Can Dance® and the Philadelphia Dance Academy is pleased to announce their first performance "Please, Mr. Postman," by The Marvelettes. [learn more]

Judith Sachs's Breathing and Dance Classes

Judith Sachs (ACG ’15) and the Innovative Arts in Medicine program at Penn State Hershey Medical Center (Center Stage) present Joyful Movement, a pilot program in breathing and dance for those living with cancer. [learn more]

Lela Aisha Jones and FlyGround present Native Portals

Native Portals is a two-part movement series that delves into historical experiences of lynching, contemplates nation love and deepens our understanding of reconciliation and healing through the ritual practices of marching, protesting, and witnessing. [learn more]

Flamenco Cafe at Asian Arts Initiative

Tablao Philly a performance will showcase unique interpretations of flamenco and wine and tapas will be served. [learn more]

perform(art)ive a New Performance Art Festival

The festival will feature a dynamic ensemble of artists whose work will illuminate the South Asian-diasporic experience as well as the medium of performance art itself. The physical presence of the artists in the space and the effect that has on the viewer makes for an unforgettable and inspiring experience. [learn more]

Bop and Cha Cha with Melissa Talley-Palmer

Melissa Talley Palmer will continue to host her series entitled, The Let’s Dance project which will consist of Bop and Cha Cha dance instruction and story circle time. [learn more]

Nichole Canuso Performs Midway Ave in New York

Nichole Canuso (WOO '03) will perform "Midway Avenue" from August 27 to 30 in New York. "Midway Avenue" is a sly and intimate solo dance/performance that embraces the complexity of memory – tracing the logic of what we remember and what we forget. [learn more]

Nicole Bindler performs August 1

Nicole Bindler (ACG '15) will share images, videos and stories from her trip to Bethlehem, Palestine where she choreographed a dance with Diyar Dance Theater. August 1st, 7pm at The Whole Shebang. [learn more]

Philadelphia Dance Projects presents niv Acosta

A special open participatory rehearsal, where the audience can choose to participate in the performance of the work on Saturday, July 18 at 7:30pm at the Kimmel Center. [learn more]

Free Traditional Indonesian Dance Classes

Sinta Hite (ACG '15) will be hosting free traditional Indonesian dance classes for children and adults Mondays June 22 through August 3. [learn more]

Let’s Dance Project Classes Start Next Week!

Melissa Talley Palmer (ACG '15) will be hosting a series entitled, The Let’s Dance Project which will consist of Bop and Cha Cha dance instruction and story circle time. [learn more]

Pasión y Arte Performs at the Porch at 30th St

Pasión y Arte Flamenco Company will perform at the Porch at 30th Street Station on June 12 at 5:30pm. [learn more]

Anne-Marie Mulgrew Choreographs and Directs New Work

Anne-Marie Mulgrew (ACG '12, WOO '03, '01) presents From the Vault, an evening of dance and theatre at the Christ Church Neighborhood House Theatre from May 21-23. Tickets are $15-20. [learn more]

He Who Burns at Twelve Gates Arts

Wendy Jehlen's He Who Burns will be performed by Pradhuman Nayak and Jun Lee on April 10 at Twelve Gates Arts. [learn more]

William Way's Fundraising Dance Party IndiGoGo

William Way is throwing fundraising dance party, IndiGoGo, at Underground Arts on February 21. Advanced tickets are $10. [learn more]

Dance for a Cause

Madhusmita Bora (ACG '12, '10, '09) is organizing a fundraiser for flood victims in Northeast India. November 22 at the Community Education Center. [learn more]

Dance into the Fall with Alie Vidich

Dance into the Fall – a modern dance workshop designed for beginner Adult students led by Choreographer, Alie Vidich (ACG '12, 10) at Christ Church Neighborhood House in Old City on Tuesday nights starting September 16th. Anatomically focused warm up and dynamic across the floor movement every week. [learn more]

Performance: niv Acosta and Jumatatu Poe at Vox Populi

A new dance performances by New York-based choreographer and dancer niv Acosta (ACG '09) and Philadelphia-based choreographer and dancer Jumatatu Poe. Both artists use movement to both deconstruct and re-articulate modes of embodiment, representation, and identification. Sunday, June 22 at 4:00pm at Vox Populi (319 North 11 Street, 3rd Floor). [learn more]

Anne-Marie Mulgrew Home Season Concert

Anne-Marie Mulgrew (ACG '12, WOO '03, '01) and Dancers Company presents its home season concert featuring World of Dreams 2014 and Six Short Works for Dance and Film. Performances are May 16 through 18 at Christ Church Neighborhood House. [learn more]