Looking Back: Ivan Sygoda Reflects on the NEA Four

By Ivan Sygoda, Founding Director While we pat ourselves on the back for getting a NEA grant, we should remember that not all that long ago, NEA grants could be fraught with controversy. Then Foundation for Independent Artists (a nonprofit... Continue Reading >

Pentacle Announces Changes in Staffing

With the amicable departure of David Claps, Pentacle is pleased to announce that Clarissa Soto has been appointed to the position of Director of Fiscal Services. Clarissa has played a key role in the fiscal department for the past four... Continue Reading >

Pentacle @ APAP: January 10, 2015

THE ROSTER SHOWCASE Click image to enlarge for more details. City Center, Studio 4 130 West 56th Street, between 6th and 7th Avenues Saturday, January 10, 2015 | 3-5pm Bridgman|Packer Dance @ 3pm TU Dance @ 3:25pm LeeSaar The Company... Continue Reading >

Social Tango Has Been Granted a 2014 NDP Touring Award

Congratulations to Social Tango for receiving a National Dance Project Touring Award from New England Foundation for the Arts. The grant goes to support a U.S. tour of the Argentina-based show with up to $35,000 in touring fee subsidies for... Continue Reading >

TU Dance is Kicking Off their 11th Season at The O’Shaughnessy

TU Dance is celebrating the start to their 11th performance season with international flair by returning to St. Catherine University’s The O’Shaughnessy with a world premiere commissioned by The O’Shaughnessy and choreographed by Icelandic choreographer Katrin Hall. Hall has been recognized for her extensive performance... Continue Reading >

Jessica Gaynor Dance and BARKIN/SELISSEN PROJECT at Triskelion Arts

Jessica Gaynor Dance premieres Free Fall, an evening length piece based on force as it applies to physicality, momentum, bodies in space and contact interactions. Themes explored include dynamic equilibrium, centripetal force, gravity, thrust, torque, drag and friction. Accompanying the dance... Continue Reading >

David Roussève’s Stardust is Being Presented at University of Washington

Stardust, David Roussève’s “startling – and stunning” technology laden work, will be performed by his company David Roussève/REALITY on November 20th-22nd as part of University of Washington’s World Series. Hailed by the Los Angeles Times as a revelation, David Roussève (Guggenheim and National Endowment... Continue Reading >