Elevate: A Triple Bill of Female Choreographers

The Dance Complex
April 20, 2019
8:00 pm

In Elevate: A Triple Bill of Female Choreographers, three seasoned choreographers come together to explore female empowerment in a compelling evening-length triple bill performance. Elevating each other as well as women’s voices in the national arena, these three powerhouse women Heather Bryce (Bryce Dance Company, NYC), Erin Carlisle Norton (The Moving Architects, NJ/NYC), and Shana…

Yuko Kaseki & Zack Fuller

Green Street Studios
April 20, 2019
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

The Boston Butoh Festival is pleased to announce an evening program of performances by Berlin-based butoh artist Yuko Kaseki and NYC-based dancer/choreographer Zack Fuller in collaboration with Emily Smith and percussionist Michael Evans on Saturday, April 20th at Green Street Studios in Cambridge, MA. (photo of Yuko Kaseki by Ben Lenhart) Yuko Kaseki presents “Shoot…

SEMINAL VOICES

Harvard Dance Center
April 25, 2019
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
April 26, 2019
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
April 27, 2019
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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An evening of new experiments with the methods of three visionary artists who expanded the meaning of choreographic practice, and still do: Martha Graham, Merce Cunningham, and Bill T. Jones. See Harvard students perform and engage with work that spans 90 years of dance history. Evocative, idiosyncratic, distinctive, and infinitely expressive, each of these works…

Sand

Abigail Ogilvy Gallery & Fountain Street Gallery
April 26, 2019
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
April 27, 2019
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Directed by Victoria Lynn Awkward, Sand consists of a four-person dynamic cast featuring JoJo Boykins, Tabitha Hanay-Reaves, Michayla Kelly and Jessy Zizzo. Sand, an evening length show, will be presented at Abigail Ogilvy Gallery (1/11, 1/12) and Fountain Street Gallery (4/26,4/27). The galleries are intimate spaces that will bring the audience and the dancers into…

The Cocktail Party

United Parish Brookline
April 26, 2019
8:00 pm - 9:15 pm
April 27, 2019
3:30 pm - 4:45 pm
April 27, 2019
8:00 pm - 9:15 pm
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You’re cordially invited to a dance event that takes a satirical poke at contemporary life. Lynn Modell | Making Dances presents The Cocktail Party, and she guarantees to banish your blues from today’s news. It’s theatrical, it’s fun . . . and you may even find yourself participating! Featuring live music from Eli Sundae. We’ll…

CYDP: Celebrating 15 years

Boston University Dance Theatre
April 27, 2019
7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
April 28, 2019
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
April 28, 2019
7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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The program will be both retrospective and current featuring choreography by Deborah Mason, Jenny Oliver, and Jeryl Palana. Highlights this year include ballet variations restaged by Boston Ballet alum Nina Pillar, tap dances set by acclaimed choreographer Derick Grant, and the unveiling of “Chaos” by guest choreographer and Alvin Ailey alum Christopher Huggins. Closing the…

Points of Intersection

Urbanity Central
April 27, 2019
7:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Join us on April 27 for an immersive night of dance, with complimentary food and two beverages included. The second half of Urbanity’s bi-annual creative residency, Points of Intersection seeks to create a mesmerizing, intimate audience experience at our Urbanity Central studio. Our Creative Class dancers, comprised of Urbanity Underground and Junior Apprentices, will perform…

DANCE SATURDAYS: TAP

Sanctuary Theater |
April 27, 2019
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Under the direction of choreographer Ian Berg, Boston-based company Subject:Matter joins forces with tap dance legends and Boston natives Dianne Walker and Derick Grant for a not-to-be-missed tap dance experience.

Keys In Black and White

April 27, 2019
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Join BoSoma Dance Company at the Larcom Theater in Beverly. Their latest performance features *Keys in Black & White, an abstract, “Fantasia-like” story of how a pianist’s movements and choices bring to life the energy, movement and timing of the piano keys *Fan Favorites:Train Stop Shuffle (2016) and Tapestry: A Sonata in Three Movements (2018)…

You Can Dance If You Want To

The Dance Complex
April 28, 2019
7:00 pm

Palaver Strings, a string ensemble and nonprofit, will present You Can Dance If You Want To, a collaborative performance celebrating the relationship between live music and dance. The program will include a set of traditional dance tunes from Hungary and Romania and Enescu’s String Octet with original choreography by Cambridge-based dancer Chavi Bansal and members…

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