Once a year, the entire dance community comes together at the New York Dance and Performance Awards (The Bessies), produced in partnership with Dance/NYC, to acknowledge and honor the outstanding works, dance companies and choreographers that have moved us.
Sun, Sep 30, 2012, 7:30 pm
American Ballet Theatre’s renowned dancers will perform a survey of Alexei Ratmansky’s work, and Ratmansky will join members of ABT’s artistic team to discuss his career and creative process.
Sat, Jan 07, 2012, 11:00 pm - Sun, Jan 08, 2012, 11:59 pm
Through voguing, Trajal Harrell takes on a study of the role of Antigone from Sophocles' Greek tragedy.
Thu, Oct 18, 2012 - Sat, Oct 20, 2012
During his production residency for The Matter/2012 (premiering at Danspace Project October 25-27) David Gordon hosts a series of open rehearsals.
Thu, Nov 15, 2012 - Sat, Nov 17, 2012
How do we receive attention, and how do we give attention? What drives it, what distracts it, what dissolves it? In "Watch It," Paris-based choreographer Liz Santoro returns ...
Sat, Dec 01, 2012, 12:00 am
The nation's premier Latino dance company transforms the stage of The Apollo Theater into a glamorous social dance hall with three company premieres that put a contemporary spin on Cuba's ...
Tue, Dec 11, 2012 - Sat, Dec 22, 2012
Back by popular demand, "The Shining" is a thrilling dance-installation set inside the intricate maze of 350 refrigerator boxes.
Fri, Nov 16, 2012 - Sun, Nov 18, 2012
Building on the success of last year’s sold-out run, renowned guest choreographer Seán Curran returns with an innovative twist for the company’s trademark style of ModERIN: a unique blend of ...
Fri, Jan 11, 2013 - Sat, Jan 12, 2013
The company performs at The Joyce Theater as part of the second season of FOCUS Dance, a partnership between Gotham Arts Exchange and The Joyce Theater that promotes American dance ...
Wed, Mar 13, 2013, 8:00 pm
"Buckfast's Bee Bows Out" is the latest offering from acclaimed dancer and choreographer Keely Garfield. Shedding her recent over-the-top epics, Garfield embraces the optimism of empty space and redefines herself ...
Thu, Apr 25, 2013, 7:30 pm
The evening will include a new untitled work guided by the Gurunsi divination system bagger, a ritual where form and structure are suggested through the meaning inherent in thrown cowrie ...