Touche Taps Presents: 4 On The Floor

The Dance Complex
October 21, 2018
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
October 21, 2018
8:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Hosted in The Dance Complex’s Cozy Studio 7, 4 on the Floor will be a cabaret of tap and rhythm, showcasing tap dance, music and movement from the mind of Touché Taps Artistic Director Shaina Schwartz. Feature some tunes you may have heard before and some you definitely have not, this show explores various and…

THE HOUSE OF ACCUMULATED BEAUTIES

Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum
October 22, 2018
2:30 pm - 3:15 pm
October 22, 2018
3:45 pm - 4:30 pm
October 24, 2018
2:30 pm - 3:15 pm
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The Museum’s first Choreographer-in-Residence, Peter DiMuro, has created a 45-minute guided tour for visitors. Along their journey through the Museum, visitors will experience a series of performance installations crafted for each of the large Palace galleries. The tour will culminate in the Courtyard, with a grand “chorus of Isabellas” composed of professional dancers and community…

Pilobolus – Come to your Senses

The Vets
October 26, 2018
8:00 pm

“Where acrobatics are liquified into poetry”–New York Times Icons of movement and magic return to FirstWorks! Celebrate FirstWorks 15th season with Pilobolus, a “mind-blowing troupe of wildly creative and physically daring dancers who leap, fly, intertwine and break all the rules” (NY Newsday). Prepare to be amazed as they test the limits of human physicality,…

Souvenir: a new ballet by the producers of Urban Nutcracker

Calderwood Pavillion
October 26, 2018
8:00 pm
October 27, 2018
2:00 pm
October 27, 2018
8:00 pm
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Tony Williams is launching his brand new company, City Ballet of Boston with a journey through ballet. This show, Souvenir, is a look back, a look forward, and a moment caught in time; the perfect dance souvenir. The show features dances by Gerald Arpino, Isadora Duncan, Gianni diMarco, and Tony Williams. The new company of…

Farah Yasmeen Shaikh & Noorani Dance – The Forgotten Empress

Wellesley College, Jewett Auditorium
October 27, 2018
7:30 pm

The Forgotten Empress is dynamic-dance drama based on the history and life of Empress Noor Jahan exploring the influence she had in 17th century Mughal India, and how she maintained her delicate power in a male dominated empire only to be almost forgotten in the latter years of her life and in death. Through an…

Peter Pan

Collins Center
October 28, 2018
2:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Dance Prism’s ballet adaptation of J.M. Barrie’s beloved tale of eternal youth brings Peter Pan, Captain Hook, Wendy, Tinker Bell, and the Lost Boys to life on stage in a whimsical dance production designed to be enjoyed by audiences of all ages. The performance includes a post-show reception where kids can meet the characters in…

The Forgotten Empress by Noorani Dance

Jewett Auditorium
October 28, 2018
7:30 pm

The Forgotten Empress is a dynamic dance-drama based on the history and life of Empress Noor Jahan exploring the influence she had in 17th-century Mughal India, and how she maintained her delicate power in a male-dominated empire only to be almost forgotten in the latter years of her life and in death.Through an enthralling performance…

WILD TYPE: Dances About Who We Are

Boston Center for the Arts Plaza Theater
November 3, 2018
8:00 pm - 9:30 pm
November 4, 2018
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
November 4, 2018
8:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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Boston Moving Arts Productions presents “Wild Type,” a thrilling and emotional modern dance performance about who we are now, and the balance we aim to strike in our lives. The evening combines some of Boston’s best (and guest) choreographers whose work reflects the internal and external struggles of the pressures of work and home, and…

Fall Dance Concert: From the Ground Up

Boston Conservatory Theater
November 8, 2018
8:00 pm
November 9, 2018
8:00 pm
November 10, 2018
2:00 pm
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An exciting evening of world premieres by international choreographers Jon Ole Olstad (Norway), Joseph Toonga (England), Dam Van Huynh, B.F.A. ’02 (Vietnam/England), Korhan Basaran (Turkey), Catherine Coury (Spain), and Roderick George (Germany), plus a new contemporary ballet by Dance Division faculty members Adriana Suarez and Gianni Di Marco. Performed by Boston Conservatory senior, junior, and…

Abby Z and the New Utility: abandoned playground

Institute of Contemporary Art / Boston
November 9, 2018
8:00 pm
November 10, 2018
8:00 pm

In Abby Zbikowski’s abandoned playground, nine dancers rip through the theater performing complex sequences of hyper-physical dance that push them to the brink of their capabilities and endurance. In this evening length work, Zbikowski highlights each dancer’s unique strengths and forges an intense ensemble connection through vocalizations and the channeling of communal energy. Performing such…