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Making Dance Work In LA – Part 2

Continued from Part 1, October 27, 2015 A key objective of these articles is to identify what choreographers in Los Angeles do to launch, maintain...

Making Dance Work In LA – Part 1

After taking a five year hiatus from viewing dance in Los Angeles, I attended the performance of Celebrate Dance 2012 produced by Jamie Nichols...

RhetOracle Dance Company Presents “Frightful Things”

Nate Hodges enjoys telling a story and, for the most part, he manages to do so extremely well. His company RhetOracle Dance Company presented...

Introduction to Making Dance Work In LA

Martha Graham saw her first performance by Ruth St. Denis at the Mason Opera House in Los Angeles. Lester Horton, the American dancer, choreographer...

New Shoes 6 at Highways

This weekend Highways Performance Space presented New Shoes 6 “an ongoing series of new and in-development dance and physical theater works by emerging and...

Mariinsky Ballet shifts gears in Ratmansky’s Cinderella

Sergei Prokofiev’s Cinderella has been seen in widely differing productions for major companies around the world. It has generally been treated with more variety than...

Invertigo Dance Theatre: Reeling

Invertigo Dance Theatre presented its production of Reeling at the Moss Theatre located on the campus of the New Roads School in Santa Monica....

Bill T. Jones/Arnie Zane Dance Company

The Bill T. Jones/Arnie Zane Dance Company was formed as a multi-cultural dance company in 1982 and if you were fortunate enough to see...

Twyla Tharp 50th Anniversary Tour: New Dances, Old Style

Twyla Tharp and company are two weeks into their 50th anniversary tour, a ten week affair that will eventually finish in New York. Hopefully...