Tag Archives: Barnard College/Columbia University

10 Years of the NY Choreographic Institute

To celebrate its 10th anniversary, the New York Choreographic Institute presented three performances at Miller Theater last weekend that featured works by emerging and established choreographers.  The Institute, which promotes the development of choreographers by providing dancers and other resources … Continue reading

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Columbia Ballet Collaborative at Miller

Dancers in Emery LeCrone’s Five Songs for Piano, photo by Matthew Murphy In 2007, a group of former professional dancers studying at Columbia University were frustrated by the lack of ballet opportunities on campus.  They took matters into their own … Continue reading

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The Ballets Russes in Music and Dance

Michael J. Novak in Vaslav Nijinsky’s Afternoon of a Faun, photo by Costas Last Saturday, the Harriman Institute of Columbia University and Barnard College’s Dance Department and Music Program joined forces to present “Celebrating the Ballets Russes in Music and … Continue reading

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Zoe Scofield and Juniper Shuey at DTW

Christiana Axelsen and Zoe Scofield, photo by Juniper Shuey On Thursday evening, the devil you know is better than the devil you don’t made its NYC premiere at Dance Theater Workshop. This seventy-minute collaboration between Seattle-based choreographer Zoe Scofield and … Continue reading

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The Columbia Ballet Collaborative

Kimi Nikaidoh, a former dancer and current student at Columbia, leads a rehearsal of the Columbia Ballet Collaborative in Streng Studio at Barnard College, photo by Andrea Mohin In the fall of 2007, several former professional dancers studying at Columbia … Continue reading

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