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October 14, 2014

Pennsylvania Ballet Opens Its 51st Season With Press Play, The Directorial Debut Of New Artistic Director Ángel Corella, October 16-26

The curtain goes up on the 51st season of the Pennsylvania Ballet this month, and adding to the thrill of a fresh fall season, our city’s exceptional company welcomes a new artistic director, Ángel Corella. At the end of the company’s 50th season, longstanding artistic director Roy Kaiser stepped down after 35 years with the […]

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July 23, 2014

Philadelphia Dance Day Brings Free Dance Workshops Of All Sort To Studios Across The City, This Saturday, July 26

Put on your dancing shoes, Philadelphia! This Saturday, July 26, dancers of all levels and styles are invited to come together for Philadelphia Dance Day, a full day of free dance workshops at studios throughout the city. Participating dance studios include Major Moment Studio in Graduate Hospital, Art in Motion Dance Academy in Old City […]

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July 21, 2014

Koresh Dance Company’s Come Together Dance Festival Spotlights Dance Of All Sort At A 5-Day Festival At The Suzanne Roberts Theatre, July 23-27

This week, Philadelphia’s own Koresh Dance Company celebrates 24 of the area’s diverse dance companies with a five-day dance festival at the Suzanne Roberts Theatre. From July 23 through 27, the Come Together Dance Festival spotlights dance of all sort at the Avenue of the Arts stage. No two shows are alike, as performances each […]

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July 7, 2014

Amazing Aerial Dance Display Invisible River Swings Over The Schuylkill River In Two Performances This Weekend, July 12-13

Part circus arts, part contemporary dance and all fantastic, Invisible River uses the Schuylkill River and Strawberry Mansion Bridge as the backdrop for a dreamy public performance in Fairmount Park this Saturday and Sunday, July 12 and 13. Founded in 2010 as a progressive performance piece, Invisible River has expanded in 2014 to become a […]

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July 7, 2014

BalletX Presents The World Premiere Of Sunset, o639 Hours, A Full-Length Work Created By The Troupe’s Co-Artistic Director, July 9-13

Philadelphia’s dynamic contemporary dance troupe BalletX never fails to entertain its audiences with remarkable moves and extraordinary spectacles of athleticism, agility and musicality. Since founding the company in 2005, co-artistic directors Christine Cox and Matthew Neenan have been committed to producing progressive dance and have debuted dozens of new works, expanding BalletX’s repertoire with more […]

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May 19, 2014

The Awesome Dancers Of BalletX Perform For Free At The Porch At 30th Street Station This Wednesday, May 21

If you’ve never seen BalletX on stage, it’s time to make plans for a dynamic lunch break. One of our city’s most high-octane dance troupes is set to perform for free this Wednesday, May 21 from noon to 1 p.m. at The Porch at 30th Street Station in University City. BalletX’s contemporary ballet performances always […]

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May 8, 2014

Dynamic Dance Troupe MOMIX Returns To The Annenberg Center For The Performing Arts, May 8-11

Looking for a memorable performance that blends dance, humor, spectacle, special effects and music? Get ready, get set and get tickets for MOMIX’s latest production, Alchemia, which comes to the Annenberg Center today through Sunday, May 11. MOMIX presents an innovative brand of expression and is led by artistic director Moses Pendleton, whose work was […]

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May 7, 2014

Pennsylvania Ballet’s 50th Anniversary Season Continues With Director’s Choice, A Mixed Bill Of Repertoire At The Academy Of Music, May 8-11

The curtain goes up on the Pennsylvania Ballet, as its 50th anniversary season continues with a mixed-bill series at the historic Academy of Music on the Avenue of the Arts this weekend, Thursday, May 8 through Sunday, May 11. With a selection of three differing works, our state troupe exhibits the depth and breadth of […]

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April 23, 2014

World Dance Day Brings Free Performances And Dance Lessons To The Piazza At Schmidts, This Sunday, April 27

Move around the world without stepping foot beyond The Piazza at Schmidt’s as World Dance Day returns for its fifth year of free alfresco dance performances and lessons. Presented by the 954 Dance Movement Collective, a public work space for dance companies, commercial performing artists, dance teachers and independent artists, World Dance Day celebrates dance […]

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April 14, 2014

See Dynamic Dance Troupe Philadanco Perform Blood, Sweat, And Dance In The Kimmel Center’s Perelman Theater, April 17-19

Philadelphia’s much-loved contemporary dance troupe Philadanco takes the stage on its home turf this week for its annual spring performance series at the Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts, April 17-19. Launched by National Medal of the Arts-recipient Joan Myers Brown as a dance school in 1970, Philadanco has evolved into internationally acclaimed dance troupe, […]

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