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Armitage Gone! Dance: Think Punk!

Long before establishing Armitage Gone! Dance as a permanent company in 2005, Karole Armitage performed with the Ballet du Grand Theatre de Geneve, a company devoted exclusively to Balanchine technique. In the late 70s she danced with Merce Cunningham Dance … Continue reading

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Discounted Tickets to Batsheva at BAM

From March 4th to 7th, Israel’s Batsheva Dance Company and artistic director Ohad Naharin will return to Brooklyn Academy of Music with the NYC premiere of Max. Performed by ten dancers to original music by Maxim Waratt (Naharin’s musical pseudonym), … Continue reading

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Pina Bausch’s “Bamboo Blues” at BAM

Dancers in Pina Bausch’s Bamboo Blues, photo by Ulli Weiss Pina Bausch, the director and choreographer of Germany’s Tanztheater Wuppertal, has been fascinated by India for years, and conducted formal research there in 2006 with her company. Bamboo Blues, currently … Continue reading

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Daniel Gwirtzman Dance Company Presents “Timebomb”

Daniel Gwirtzman Dance Company, a non-profit performing and teaching organization founded in 1998, will present the premiere of Timebomb at the Baryshnikov Arts Center to celebrate its 10th anniversary. The work for four dancers features choreography by Gwirtzman and an … Continue reading

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Pina Bausch’s Bamboo Blues Comes to BAM

Beginning December 11th, BAM presents the US premiere of Bamboo Blues, a recent work by German choreographer Pina Bausch for her company, Tanztheater Wuppertal. The piece is a tribute to India – a country that has fascinated Bausch for years. … Continue reading

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