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Week of January 25, 2020
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Sorry I Missed Your Show: La’June McMillian

The Black Movement Project In the past few years, access to motion capture data, 3D base models, and software to “make an animation of yourself” has skyrocketed. From MakeHuman to Mixamo to CMU’s motion capture database, the ability to make and finish polished projects has become easier for many. While these resources are extremely helpful […]

Sorry I Missed Your Show: Narcissister with Gabri Christa

Award-winning artists Narcissister and Gabri Christa share reflections on creative practice, family history, personal narrative in dance, performance, and film. A screening and discussion series, Sorry I Missed Your Show highlights dance works from the recent past to explore their relationship to the dance canon and contemporary practice. All events are free and open to the public. […]

Sorry I Missed Your Show: Tess Dworman

Tess Dworman facilitates a conversation alongside Neil Greenberg about improvisation in performance. Using Tess’s recent work as examples, they’ll discuss her process of structuring and directing improvisation as well as some mistakes she made along the way. A screening and discussion series, Sorry I Missed Your Show highlights dance works from the recent past to […]

Sorry I Missed Your Show: A Canary Torsi

STAGE In this 2017 production, STAGE, the interdisciplinary team a canary torsi explored the potential for choreographic and stage machinations to subvert hierarchical modes of seeing. A visual and aural fantasia, STAGE was an excavation of spectacle. Choreographer Yanira Castro will be joined by Kathy Couch, a longtime collaborator and lighting and stage designer, for […]

Sorry I Missed Your Show: Hank Smith

THE STORY OF TAP Between 1998 and 2018, a series of evenings known as “The Story of Tap” were held at Dixon Place. Each night featured conversation with tap dancers and musicians, led by Hank Smith, and focused on personal stories connected to the art of tap dancing. Over the years, guests included The Copasetics, […]

Sorry I Missed Your Show: Adrienne Truscott

PROBLEM WORK OR “FAILURE” AS A FEMINIST ACT Adrienne Truscott joined by collaborators will present and talk about excerpts from a show that has caused her nothing but trouble—from the humorously banal to the deeply consequential, both personally and professionally. This show continues to teach her about her process, impulses and impulse control. She has […]

Sorry I Missed Your Show:
Dance Theatre of Harlem

LOOKING FORWARD/LOOKING BACK AT 50 In its 50th year, Dance Theatre of Harlem has a long history of redefining the look and feel of classical ballet. Artistic Director Virginia Johnson brings together three generations of DTH dance artists for a conversation on the impact of the company and school on the Harlem community and the […]

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Eduardo Vilaro & Bennyroyce Royon

HOMEBOUND/ALAALA In his new work for Ballet Hispánico, Homebound/Alaala, Filipino-American choreographer Bennyroyce Royon explores the intersection of the Latino and Asian cultures through ideas including the spirit of communal unity (bayanihan), the resilience of women, overcoming hardship, and the quest for home. Royon will be joined by Eduardo Vilaro, Artistic Director & CEO of Ballet […]

Sorry I Missed Your Show:
Camille A. Brown & Theresa Ruth Howard

Camille A. Brown & Theresa Ruth Howard Director and choreographer, Camille A. Brown, and Founder of MoBBallet, writer Theresa Ruth Howard discuss Brown’s navigation between sustaining her company, Camille A. Brown & Dancers, and having a career as a choreographer for theater. Works screened include the 3 installments from Brown’s trilogy, the Bessie Award winning […]

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Alice Sheppard / Kinetic Light

Due to the limited capacity and high demand for this event, there are no more reservations available. We will hold the house for 10 minutes and seat anyone without a reservation on a FIRST COME, FIRST SERVED basis. Please be aware that if we reach capacity, we may need to turn patrons away. If you reserved […]