Upping the ante on dance coverage and conversation

choreoBASH 2018 — thINKingDANCE fall fundraiser

Monday, November 12, 2018 7:00pm at the Performance Garage

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Say Their Names and Other Acts of Transformation
Photo: Johanna Austin

Say Their Names and Other Acts of Transformation

Kill Move Paradise  is a powerful convening of black men’s voices.

Thomas Choinacky
September 13, 2018

Sites of Potential
Photo: Leah Stein Dance Company

Sites of Potential

Leah Stein has created a space for potential— allowing audience members to fashion their own associations with this movement and this site.

Thomas Choinacky
September 14, 2018

Endurance, Chaos, and the Rigor of Attention
Photo: JH Kertis

Endurance, Chaos, and the Rigor of Attention

I found moments of synchronicity and pattern amidst the frenzy.

Kat Sullivan
September 15, 2018

Cautionary Correlations
Photo: Darcy Lyons

Cautionary Correlations

A shift towards the personal/political tumbles into the all-too relatable.

Miryam Coppersmith
September 15, 2018

Unhinging memory and making time tangible
Photo: Eric Ashleigh

Unhinging memory and making time tangible

The body perceiving and holding death and grief

Janna Meiring
September 16, 2018

The Art of Gesture
Photo: Sokolow Ensemble

The Art of Gesture

Anna Sokolow: no frills, no elaboration.

Lynn Matluck Brooks
September 16, 2018

Hoochie in the Front, Coochie in the Back
Photo: Orpheas Emirzas

Hoochie in the Front, Coochie in the Back

In “Caen Amour,” we drink, move from front to back to front: go ahead, peep.

Jenna Horton
September 16, 2018

Digital Dances/Imagined Scores
Photo: Sean Thomas Boyt

Digital Dances/Imagined Scores

For the Digital Fringe, Sean Thomas Boyt has created "How To Dance," 54 “minimal dance scores.”

Eleanor Goudie-Averill
September 16, 2018

Diving Deep
Photo: Brian Sanders' JUNK

Diving Deep

Eroticism, athleticism, and unconventional ingenuity.

Whitney Weinstein
September 17, 2018

Aerobics and the Bee Gees Confront Titian, Picasso, Duchamp at PMA
Photo: Philadelphia Museum of Art

Aerobics and the Bee Gees Confront Titian, Picasso, Duchamp at PMA

A 50 minute, 2 ½ mile speedy excursion with brief stops in front of almost 20 iconic paintings.

Jonathan Stein
September 18, 2018

Welcome to the Backyard
Photo: Julia Fisher

Welcome to the Backyard

Wherever they are—one or the other—I want to be, I want to see. They carry me, as they carry one another.

Lynn Matluck Brooks
September 20, 2018

They Didn't Want to Die
Photo: Ian Douglas

They Didn't Want to Die

Houston-Jones and Gutierrez revive John Bernd's works.

Mira Treatman
September 20, 2018

News

TD & TP: We're Intrigued

It’s more than a rumor that thINKingDANCE (tD) and Theatre Philadelphia (TP) have started seeing each other. Traditionally, thINKingDANCE only makes…
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thINKingDANCE partners with Theatre Philadelphia to expand theater coverage in Philadelphia

What can dance critics tell us about theater? In a quest to reach new audiences for performing arts in Philadelphia, Theatre Philadelphia and thINKingDANCE…
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tD Welcomes Our NEW WRITERS!

Back in November thINKingDANCE brought on a new writer, Thomas Choinacky, and this month, we are bringing on another ten. We are excited to welcome this…
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A Bit About Us

thINKingDANCE catalyzes conversation about dance and develops the skills of dance writers in the Philadelphia area.  We train and educate our writers through regular workshops with visiting dance writers, monthly peer-critique sessions, and a uniquely rigorous two-tiered editing process. Founded in 2011, we've published nearly nine hundred articles drawing attention to Philadelphia’s robust and diverse dance community. Read more.

Funding

thINKingDANCE gratefully acknowledges support from the Philadelphia Cultural Fund and from the Pennsylvania Council on the Arts.

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