Ate9, L.A.’s edgy dance company,blazes away on LATC thrust stage.Dancing on a white floor,the dancers were surrounded in an airy domain glowing under Forbes' lighting.Danielle Agami & contemp music group wild UP. steven woodruff. Ohad naharin. gaga
On what the L.A. architectural historian Reynor Banham terms “The Plains of Id”,you’ll find the welcoming La Mirada Theater for the Performing Arts production of Cats.Dance review steven woodruff. Clent bowers, keli provart, McCoy rigby,Lloyd webber.
Paul Taylor Dance Company program at LA Music Center Friday night give you an idea of the kinds of worlds that Taylor likes to inhabit. Airs, Banquet of Vultures,Gossamer Gallants.Music by Handel,Feldman,Smetana.Trusnovec/Halzack. Steven Woodruff.
State Street Ballet Revives William Soleau’s Imaginative “Carmen” at Santa Barbara’s Granada Theater
New York choreographer William Soleau and State Street Ballet have had a good run.Full length ballets 7 suites include American Tango and Appalachian Spring. Music by Shchedrin from the 1967 arrangement.With Ryan Camou as Don Jose, and Cecily Stewart
This program at Segerstrom Hall spans 60 years of dance. Includes McGregor's Chroma, Bill T. Jones D-Man, and Revelations.Robert Battle continues his rebranding of the legacy company with new rep by European & American choreographers.Steven Woodruff.