Follow Your Nature May 13, 2011 | kkellems | More on Modern
Shiroun Dance Company, performing Follow Your Nature... Choreographed by SISTERS Kymmi Kellems and Kristina Walker...…combine our PASSION of dance with the GOAL of ending world hunger.. dance2nourish!!!Read More
Sekou McMiller (excerpt from "Island Dreams" May 12, 2011 | Sekoumc | More on Performance
Teacher/choreographer: Sekou McMiller I am a Latin jazz teacher in the NYC area. This piece…an opening number for a Latin fusion show (work in progress) entitled "Island Dreams". It's a fusion of Afro Latin Carribean, West African, and Modern dance. The piece tells of stories and movements from the Carribean life. Website: www.sekoucmiller.comRead More
An Abyss of Lament May 12, 2011 | sayaharadago | More on Modern
If you suddenly lose something or someone irreplaceable for your life, you might have twinges…conscience. Once you sink into the deep swamp of grief, regret, remorse, intensity, anger rage indignation, anxiety and concerns, the more you struggle the more you are pulled into the pitch-dark world of the pain. Nevertheless, you will be aware that your intense emotion turns to calm sorrow and start looking for the light of hope. The dim light of hope.Read More
Weather the Storm May 12, 2011 | naojoker | More on Modern
Nicholas Owens Dance Company, Inc. Choreography by: Nicholas A. Owens Set to a recording that…Gabonese ethnic harmonies with music by J.S. Bach, the piece uses all but two of the company's 14 dancers. "The inspiration comes from my own life over the past year,". "It hasn't been the easiest journey, but it's been very rewarding. We want it to be confrontational, saying something to the audience through our movements. It says, 'We are here, NODC is here. We are going to leave you with something to remember. We're weathering the storm.' "Read More
TO IDENTIFY May 12, 2011 | JCHENPROJECT | More on Modern
TO IDENTIFY is about the different masks and labels we wear in society. It's not…ripping of those masks and labels. It is about the conscious choices we make. Choose Again! And let those masks and labels empower you and move you to a place of pure possibilities. www.jchenproject.comRead More
Paranomia May 12, 2011 | kshea57 | More on General
Conflict, confusion, anger, frustration and anxiety result in confrontation. One's inability to deal with his…her own demons creates within each of us dilemma, but the power and tenacity of the human spirit give each of us the strength and resolve to cope with life as it exists.Read More
"Something's coming, something..something's good May 12, 2011 | kshea57 | More on General
Although the golden age of the integrated American musical lasted for only two decades, it…the enduring work of the mature musical. The story line of West Side Story (1961)—with its themes of unforgiving conflict between cultures, violent rivalry between gangs, and interracial love and passion overcoming differences—went far beyond its characters’ problems to reflect the social problems of American society. The athleticism and sexuality of the dancers performing to Leonard Bernstein’s score brought the musical’s message to life in a riveting production that is still relevant today.Read More
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