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Close Up: Raphael Xavier

This February Raphael Xavier brings The Unofficial Guide to Audience Watching Performance to Pennsylvania. This work deconstructs Xavier’s songs/rap lyrics, and the art form of breaking (a style of street dancing, commonly referred to as break dancing). It follows Xavier’s evolution from a 13-year old discovering breaking while… Read More

February 5, 2016

Close Up: David Dorfman Dance

Coming up November 7 (Fairfield, CT) and November 10 (Gainesville, NY), David Dorfman Dance will take Come And Back Again and Prophets of Funk on the road.  Prophets of Funk is a retrospective that digs into the groundbreaking, visceral, and powerful music of Sly & The Family Stone-… Read More

November 4, 2015

Up Next: The CLD Fundraiser

Ladies and Gentleman… The CLD Fall Interns Present The DUMBO Cabaret Please join us Monday, November 9th from 7-10pm at Superfine for a spectacular evening of fun at the DUMBO… Read More

November 3, 2015

Close Up: Dance Heginbotham

October has arrived and with it brings Dance Heginbotham’s Joyce debut.  Performances include three New York premieres, each performed with live music: Angels’ Share, Diamond (a solo for Kristen Foote), and Easy Win. Performances are Saturday, October 10 at 8 pm, and Sunday,… Read More

September 30, 2015

Up Next: Pentacle Presents Fall Further IV

Join us for Pentacle’s fourth annual Fall Further showcase at Dixon Place, 7PM Sunday October 4 featuring performances by Pentacle’s Gallery artists Bill Young/Colleen Thomas & Co., danceTactics Performance Group, Dante Brown|Warehouse Dance, Indah Walsh Dance Company, and Lorraine Chapman The Company (LCTC). Read More

September 24, 2015

The Business of Art: Upcoming Fiscal Workshops

Join Pentacle’s Director of Fiscal Services, Clarissa Soto on October 13th and November 16th from 6-8pm for two FREE workshops on Bookkeeping in the Arts as a part of Gibney Dance Center’s Learning & Leadership Studio.  Participants will review basic accounting principles and look at the most effective organizational bookkeeping strategies… Read More

September 23, 2015

Close Up: Bridgman|Packer Dance

This fall Bridgman|Packer Dance tours the Northeast performing Remembering What Never Happened and Truck.  For much of the tour, they will be traveling in a 17-foot U-Haul, which will also serve as the performance space for Truck.  As they are getting ready for the tour, we had the chance to ask Artistic Directors… Read More

September 3, 2015