Dance-Enthusiast.com Features http://www.dance-enthusiast.com Wed, 16 Jan 2019 00:00:00 -0500 en daily 1 http://www.designbrooklyn.com/ http://www.dance-enthusiast.com/images/the-dance-enthusiast-logo-whiteBG.gif Dance-Enthusiast.com Features http://www.dance-enthusiast.com <![CDATA[A Dance Enthusiast's A to Z: S is for Dormeshia Sumbry-Edwards and Abdel Salaam]]> http://www.dance-enthusiast.com/features/view/2088/ Wed, 16 Jan 2019 00:00:00 -0500 The Dance Enthusiast http://www.dance-enthusiast.com/features/view/A-Z-S-Dormeshia-Sumbry-Edwards-Abdel-Salaam/ In A Dance Enthusiast's A to Z: S is for Dormeshia Sumbry-Edwards and Abdel Salaam: "Too many to list as great influence is relative to the arc of where I am in time and what my needs are in that moment or experience," says Abdel Salaam in response to who is his greatest influence

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<![CDATA[IMPRESSIONS: “BRIEFS: The Second Coming” at NYU Skirball Center]]> http://www.dance-enthusiast.com/features/view/2095/ Tue, 15 Jan 2019 00:00:00 -0500 The Dance Enthusiast http://www.dance-enthusiast.com/features/view/BRIEFS-The-Second-Coming-NYU-Skirball-Center/ In IMPRESSIONS: “BRIEFS: The Second Coming” at NYU Skirball Center, "Amidst the crazy costuming — dominatrix pleather, hip-hop gold chains, and neon Valley girl —  you could almost miss the fast-paced, high-level tumbling displayed." Emeri Fetzer, New York

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<![CDATA[IMPRESSIONS: APAP Showcase at Peridance Capezio Center]]> http://www.dance-enthusiast.com/features/view/2092/ Tue, 15 Jan 2019 00:00:00 -0500 The Dance Enthusiast http://www.dance-enthusiast.com/features/view/-APAP-Showcase-Peridance-Capezio-Center/ In IMPRESSIONS: APAP Showcase at Peridance Capezio Center, "Manuel Vignoulle’s Earth conjures up images of cells forming life by dividing and multiplying." Cecly Placenti, New York

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<![CDATA[IMPRESSIONS: Mariaa Randall's "Footwork/Technique" as part of First Nations Dialogues: KIN at Performance Space New York]]> http://www.dance-enthusiast.com/features/view/2093/ Mon, 14 Jan 2019 00:00:00 -0500 The Dance Enthusiast http://www.dance-enthusiast.com/features/view/Mariaa-Randall-Footwork-Technique-First-Nations-Dialogues-KIt-Performance-Space-New-York/ In IMPRESSIONS: Mariaa Randall's Footwork/Technique as part of First Nations Dialogue: KIN at Performance Space New York, "In the beginning, the yarning circle feels like a corporate team-building exercise." Erin Bomboy

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<![CDATA[IMPRESSIONS: Cirque Alfonse’s “BARBU Electro Trad Cabaret” at NYU Skirball Center]]> http://www.dance-enthusiast.com/features/view/2091/ Mon, 14 Jan 2019 00:00:00 -0500 The Dance Enthusiast http://www.dance-enthusiast.com/features/view/Cirque-Alfonse-Barbu-Electro-Trad-Cabaret-Skirball-NYU/ In IMPRESSIONS: Cirque Alfonse’s  BARBU Electro Trad Cabaret at NYU Skirball Center: "It’s 2019, and this cirque nouveau company’s mission is to prove that classic circus acts are, in fact, timeless." Emeri Fetzer, New York

 

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<![CDATA[IMPRESSIONS: 92Y’s Dig Dance Presents Full-length Vision: AIRs on APAP: Alethea Pace, Chuck Wilt, Hee Ra Yoo]]> http://www.dance-enthusiast.com/features/view/2089/ Mon, 14 Jan 2019 00:00:00 -0500 The Dance Enthusiast http://www.dance-enthusiast.com/features/view/92Y-Dig-Dance-Full-length-Vision-AIRs-APAP-Alethea-Pace-Chuck-Wilt-Hee-Ra-Yoo/ In IMPRESSIONS: 92Y’s Dig Dance Presents Full-length Vision: AIRs on APAP: Alethea Pace, Chuck Wilt, Hee Ra Yoo, "Each choreographer displays a compelling ethos, yet they all would do well to edit themselves." Erin Bomboy, New York

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<![CDATA[Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater at New York City Center with Choreographers Wayne McGregor, Jessica Lang, and Ronald K. Brown ]]> http://www.dance-enthusiast.com/features/view/2087/ Tue, 08 Jan 2019 00:00:00 -0500 The Dance Enthusiast http://www.dance-enthusiast.com/features/view/Alvin-Ailey-American-Dance-Theater-New-York-City-Center-Wayne-McGregor-Jessica-Lang-Ronald-K-Brown/ In Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater at New York City Center with Choreographers Wayne McGregor, Jessica Lang, and Ronald K. Brown, "Powerful, sensual, commanding and free, the dancers of Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater are masters of movement and expression," Cecly Placenti, New York

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<![CDATA[IMPRESSIONS: The Bang Group's "Nut/Cracked" at The Flea Theater]]> http://www.dance-enthusiast.com/features/view/2083/ Tue, 08 Jan 2019 00:00:00 -0500 The Dance Enthusiast http://www.dance-enthusiast.com/features/view/The-Bang-Group-Nutcracked-The-Flea-Theater/ In IMPRESSIONS: The Bang Group's "Nut/Cracked" at The Flea Theater: "A mixed bag by design, the production hits the mark when the dance and comedic elements are in harmony." Nadia Khayrallah, New York

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<![CDATA[Dance News: Yoko Shioya to Receive 2019 Bessies Presenter Award for Outstanding Curating]]> http://www.dance-enthusiast.com/features/view/2086/ Sat, 05 Jan 2019 00:00:00 -0500 The Dance Enthusiast http://www.dance-enthusiast.com/features/view/Yoko-Shioya-2019-Bessies-Presenter-Award-outstanding-curating/ Yoko Shioya to Receive 2019 Bessies Presenter Award for Outstanding Curating.

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<![CDATA[Dance News: The Hartt School Welcomes Netherlands Dance Theater 2 and Paul Taylor 2 This Spring]]> http://www.dance-enthusiast.com/features/view/2085/ Sat, 05 Jan 2019 00:00:00 -0500 The Dance Enthusiast http://www.dance-enthusiast.com/features/view/The-Hartt-School-Nederlands-Dance-Theater-2-and-Paul-Taylor-2/ The Hartt School Welcomes Netherlands Dance Theater 2 and Paul Taylor 2 This Spring.

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<![CDATA[Dance News: Richard Alston Awarded Knighthood For His Services To Dance]]> http://www.dance-enthusiast.com/features/view/2084/ Mon, 31 Dec 2018 00:00:00 -0500 The Dance Enthusiast http://www.dance-enthusiast.com/features/view/Richard-Alston-Knighthood-Dance-Richard-Alston-/ Richard Alston, Founder of Richard Alston Dance Company, has been awarded a knighthood by Her Majesty the Queen for Services to Dance as announced in the 2019 New Year’s Honours List.

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<![CDATA[IMPRESSIONS: Neil Greenberg’s “To The Things Themselves!” at the Chocolate Factory]]> http://www.dance-enthusiast.com/features/view/2080/ Wed, 26 Dec 2018 00:00:00 -0500 The Dance Enthusiast http://www.dance-enthusiast.com/features/view/Neil-Greenberg-To-The-Things-Themselves-Chocolate-Factory/ In IMPRESSIONS: Neil Greenberg’s “To The Things Themselves!” at the Chocolate Factory: "Little physical contact materializes among the dancers — they seem intent on their personal exploration, yet are companions within the whole." Theo Boguszewski, New York

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<![CDATA[Maria Baranova on “Faces of Downtown Scene," A Portrait Project Dedicated to New York’s Experimental Performers]]> http://www.dance-enthusiast.com/features/view/2073/ Wed, 26 Dec 2018 00:00:00 -0500 The Dance Enthusiast http://www.dance-enthusiast.com/features/view/Maria-Baranova-Face-of-Downtown-Scene-New-York-Experimental-Performers-Portraits-Invisible-Dog-/ Maria Baranova on “Faces of Downtown Scene," a portrait project dedicated to New York’s experimental performers. "90% of my subjects walked in with the words, 'I hate headshots,' so my goal, from the beginning was NOT to make another headshot, but a portrait. A good old portrait where people take time, make space, and trust each other," said Maria Baranova.

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<![CDATA[​Tony Bordonaro and Ingrid Kapteyn’s "CAMPFIRE" an Immersive Evening at The Tank in New York City ]]> http://www.dance-enthusiast.com/features/view/2077/ Wed, 26 Dec 2018 00:00:00 -0500 The Dance Enthusiast http://www.dance-enthusiast.com/features/view/Tony-Bordonaro-Ingrid-Kapteyn-CAMPFIRE-The-Tank-Immersive-/ In Tony Bordonaro and Ingrid Kapteyn’s "CAMPFIRE" an Immersive Evening at The Tank in New York City : “I have little interest in building work that divides the audience from the performer...We are sharing an experience..." Ingrid Kapteyn, New York 

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<![CDATA[IMPRESSIONS: "The Brooklyn Nutcracker" starring the Brooklyn Ballet at Kings Theatre]]> http://www.dance-enthusiast.com/features/view/2081/ Sat, 22 Dec 2018 00:00:00 -0500 The Dance Enthusiast http://www.dance-enthusiast.com/features/view/The-Brooklyn-Nutcracker-Brooklyn-Ballet-Kings-Theatre/ In IMPRESSIONS: The Brooklyn Nutcracker" by the Brooklyn Ballet at Kings Theatre: "Although not a perfect adaptation, this version translates the magic of the story quite well." Cecly Placenti, New York 

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<![CDATA[IMPRESSIONS: Diana Vishneva and Marcelo Gomes in "Sleeping Beauty Dreams" at the Beacon Theatre]]> http://www.dance-enthusiast.com/features/view/2076/ Sat, 22 Dec 2018 00:00:00 -0500 The Dance Enthusiast http://www.dance-enthusiast.com/features/view/Diana-Vishneva-Marcelo-Gomes-Sleeping-Beauty-Dreams-Beacon-Theatre/ In Diana Vishneva and Marcelo Gomes in "Sleeping Beauty Dreams" at the Beacon Theatre: "The imagery is impressively macabre; the sound by the appropriately named NOISIA, relentlessly loud; and the lighting sometimes blinding." Deirdre Towers, New York

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<![CDATA[Ho-Ho-Holiday Performances To Cap 2018!]]> http://www.dance-enthusiast.com/features/view/2055/ Sat, 22 Dec 2018 00:00:00 -0500 The Dance Enthusiast http://www.dance-enthusiast.com/features/view/Ho-Ho-Holiday-Performances-To-Cap-2018/ Ho-Ho-Holiday performances to cap 2018! Get enthused for many, many takes on The Nutcracker, from traditional to contemporary; a Kwanzaa celebration; an LGBT performance; and more!

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<![CDATA[IMPRESSIONS: Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater at New York City Center featuring Ronald K. Brown, Jessica Lang, and Wayne McGregor]]> http://www.dance-enthusiast.com/features/view/2082/ Fri, 21 Dec 2018 00:00:00 -0500 The Dance Enthusiast http://www.dance-enthusiast.com/features/view/Alvin-Ailey-American-Dance-Theater-New-York-City-Center-Ronald-K-Brown-Jessica-Lang-and-Wayne-McGregor/ In IMPRESSIONS: Alvin Ailey American Dance Theatre at New York City Center featuring Ronald K. Brown, Jessica Lang, and Wayne McGregor: "Compared with McGregor’s startling, thrilling Chroma, which Ailey began performing in 2013, his Kairos is disappointing, a dance full of scenic busyness, grand battements, and high chest undulations." Deirdre Towers, New York

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<![CDATA[We Have A Winner! This Dance Enthusiast Will Receive Subscriptions To Marquee.TV]]> http://www.dance-enthusiast.com/features/view/2079/ Thu, 20 Dec 2018 00:00:00 -0500 The Dance Enthusiast http://www.dance-enthusiast.com/features/view/Winner-Dance-Enthusiast-Marquee-TV/ We Have A Winner! This Dance Enthusiast Will Receive Subscriptions To Marquee.TV. Thanks To All Who Submitted Their Audience Reviews.

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<![CDATA[IMPRESSIONS: DANCENOISE’s “Lock ‘em Up” at New York Live Arts]]> http://www.dance-enthusiast.com/features/view/2075/ Thu, 20 Dec 2018 00:00:00 -0500 The Dance Enthusiast http://www.dance-enthusiast.com/features/view/DANCENOISE-Lock-em-Up-New-York-Live-Arts-Anne-Iobst-Lucy-Sexton/ In IMPRESSIONS: DANCENOISE’s “Lock ‘em Up” at New York Live Arts: "This performance-art-as-a-variety-show shtick unfolds at a frenetic pace." Erin Bomboy, New York

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<![CDATA[IMPRESSIONS: Project 44 Dance at RWS Studios]]> http://www.dance-enthusiast.com/features/view/2070/ Thu, 20 Dec 2018 00:00:00 -0500 The Dance Enthusiast http://www.dance-enthusiast.com/features/view/Project-44-Dance-RWS-Studios/ In IMPRESSIONS: Project 44 Dance at RWS Studios: "With the weight and gesture of their fingers, the dancers give physicality to the air around them, creating a world that envelopes the audience like a whisper." Cecly Placenti, New York

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<![CDATA[60 Years of Ailey Ascending: Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater in Wayne McGregor's "KAIROS"]]> http://www.dance-enthusiast.com/features/view/2078/ Wed, 19 Dec 2018 00:00:00 -0500 The Dance Enthusiast http://www.dance-enthusiast.com/features/view/60-Years-Ailey-Ascending-Alvin-Ailey-American-Dance-Theater-Wayne-McGregor-Kairos-/ "I am passionate about dance" Wayne McGregor 

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<![CDATA[IMPRESSIONS: Laurel Snyder’s “LOOP” with Adam Schatz and Emma Judkins at The Footlight]]> http://www.dance-enthusiast.com/features/view/2067/ Tue, 18 Dec 2018 00:00:00 -0500 The Dance Enthusiast http://www.dance-enthusiast.com/features/view/laurel-snyder-loop-adam-schatz-emma-judkins-footlight/ In IMPRESSIONS: Laurel Snyder’s “LOOP” with Adam Schatz and Emma Judkins at The Footlight: "Snyder and Judkins, who are skillful improvisers, bump into one another like two kids in a game of tag." Trina Mannino, New York

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<![CDATA[Dance News: New Brooklyn Theatre And The Feath3r Theory Merge To Form A Combined Company]]> http://www.dance-enthusiast.com/features/view/2074/ Mon, 17 Dec 2018 00:00:00 -0500 The Dance Enthusiast http://www.dance-enthusiast.com/features/view/Dance-News-New-Brooklyn-Theatre-And-The-Feath3r-Theory-Merge/ New Brooklyn Theatre And The Feath3r Theory Merge To Form A Combined Company.

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<![CDATA[Dance News: Finalists Announced for 9th Annual Clive Barnes Awards Recognizing Excellence in Theater and Dance]]> http://www.dance-enthusiast.com/features/view/2072/ Mon, 17 Dec 2018 00:00:00 -0500 The Dance Enthusiast http://www.dance-enthusiast.com/features/view/Finalists-Announced-for-9th-Annual-Clive-Barnes-Awards-/ Finalists Announced for 9th Annual Clive Barnes Awards Recognizing Excellence in Theater and Dance.

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