Dance Media & Reviews in Washington, DC!

Dance Place’s NEW BRANDING! 21Jul

Dance Place’s NEW BRANDING!

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This was a lot of fun to work on, and it’s made all the more relevant because Dance Place is such an innovative and progressive force.

Dancing in the District: Season 2: Briana S. Trailer! 06Jul
Happy 4th of July! 05Jul
Modern Dance  at the National Portrait Gallery 23Jun

Modern Dance at the National Portrait Gallery

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  Video by @isitmodern Dance groups Dance Performance Group, MOVEIUS Contemporary Ballet, and Next Reflex Dance Collective present a site-specific work. http://www.havlikdance.com/ http://nextreflexdc.com/ http://moveiusdance.org/

Christopher K. Morgan & Artists at ADI 05Jun

Christopher K. Morgan & Artists at ADI

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INCHING TOWARD REDEMPTION AND RESOLUTION: CHRISTOPHER K. MORGAN & ARTISTS AT AMERICAN DANCE INSTITUTE (ADI), ROCKVILLE, MARYLAND May 30-31, 2014 By Luella Christopher*   BY THE INCH, the title of Christopher K. Morgan and Artists’ evening of four new and slightly older works, aptly conveys both “shock moment” in the ADI resident artist’s powerful one-man […]

“PETRUSHKA” by OLNEY BALLET THEATRE 05Jun

“PETRUSHKA” by OLNEY BALLET THEATRE

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OLNEY BALLET THEATRE’S “PETRUSHKA” AND OTHER WORKS: PIONEER PAIRING OF MUSICAL COMPOSITION AND CHOREOGRAPHY IN THE EARLY 20TH CENTURY By Luella Christopher, Ph.D.* May 24, 2014 Sandy Spring Friends Performing Arts Center Sandy Spring, Maryland   “Petrushka” by Igor Stravinsky (1911) poses one of the happiest associations of music and choreographic drama in the lexicon. […]

Rebollar Dance brings Cyborg Suites to CenterStage, Reston. 29May

Rebollar Dance brings Cyborg Suites to CenterStage, Reston.

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Rebollar Dance at THE CENTERSTAGE 22May

Rebollar Dance at THE CENTERSTAGE

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Erica Rebollar/ Rebollar Dance at Modern Moves (co-sponsored by Dance Place) WHAT: Three of D.C.’s most prominent choreographers – Daniel Burkholder, Daniel Phoenix Singh and Erica Rebollar – come together to create an eclectic evening of thrilling and fascinating modern dance. FEATURING: A World Premiere choreographed by Daniel Burkholder called Acts of Arriving. September Sonnet […]

Tere O’Connor at ADI by Luella Christopher 22May

Tere O’Connor at ADI by Luella Christopher

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ARE WE BLEEDING YET? TERE O’CONNOR AT AMERICAN DANCE INSTITUTE, ROCKVILLE, MARYLAND By Luella Christopher* May 16, 2014 In “BLEED”, presented locally to an audience in the Washington metro area for the first time, Tere O’Connor achieves a measure of dramatic action without necessarily intending to do so. Program notes divulge that O’Connor works with […]

16May

Dancing in the District begins its second season!

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The second season of DITD is underway! So what’s new and different and different and new about the second season? Well, season 1 was an introduction for newbies to Modern Dance, explored by dancers, while Season 2 will focus more on choreographer/directors who head up[.....]

14May

Dancing in the District is Here!

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Dancing in the District A short film exploring Modern Dance in the Modern Day. ~Directed by~ David Dowling ~Starring~ Amanda Blythe Briana Carper Daniel Carter Yoko Feinman ~Consulting~ Erica Rebollar ~Music Written/Performed by~ David Dowling Shot on location in Washington, D.C. USA All footage and[.....]

Happy Mother’s Day! 11May

Happy Mother’s Day!

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Written by David Dowling Illustrated by Caitlin Rose