Upping the ante on dance coverage and conversation
Human Exploration: Rhythm, Time, and Light
Photo: JH Kertis

Human Exploration: Rhythm, Time, and Light

It is simple, beautiful, even captivating, but I wonder again about progression.

Ama Ma'at Gora
July 12, 2018

Where ‘Bitch’ is Encouragement
Photo: Little Miss Rollerhoops

Where ‘Bitch’ is Encouragement

This is not your run-of-the-mill dance show.

Thomas Choinacky
July 16, 2018

Dance in Europe – in search of artistic and organizational sustainability
Photo: Yana Lozeva

Dance in Europe – in search of artistic and organizational sustainability

The question remains...

Zornitsa Stoyanova
July 18, 2018

Instant Appeal
Photo: Daniel Kontz

Instant Appeal

Where she looked, we followed. In her stillness, she held our gaze.

Mira Treatman
July 25, 2018

A Fight to Success: Interview with Chanel Holland, founder of Chocolate Ballerina Co.
Photo: Dayshona Johnson Productions

A Fight to Success: Interview with Chanel Holland, founder of Chocolate Ballerina Co.

People are usually interested in the outcome of the struggle. I am exposing the struggle.

Mohan Bell
July 26, 2018

Locating oneself in cricket chirps
Photo: Candice DeTore

Locating oneself in cricket chirps

The record skips again.

Thomas Choinacky
July 28, 2018

Going Full Throttle with the Community
Photo: Evan Wawrzyniak

Going Full Throttle with the Community

I want to get on the bottom floor and find out who the community is and what the interests are.

Barbora Příhodová
July 31, 2018

World-Making and Remaking
Photo: Alon Koppel

World-Making and Remaking

It could be a message from the future, prophecy of what’s to come.

Meredith Bove
August 2, 2018

What No Other Dance Studio in Philly Is Doing: A Conversation With Vince Johnson and Lily Kind of Urban Movement Arts
Photo: Adriana Imhof

What No Other Dance Studio in Philly Is Doing: A Conversation With Vince Johnson and Lily Kind of Urban Movement Arts

One of the things I do take pride in is the diversity that exists here.

Maddie Hopfield
August 8, 2018

Digital Fringe: on the Fringe of the Fringe Festival
Illustration by Jenny Kessler

Digital Fringe: on the Fringe of the Fringe Festival

You can access these Fringe pieces right on your smartphone.

Jenny Kessler
August 14, 2018

Ballet Hispánico in the Hinterland
Photo: Paula Lobo

Ballet Hispánico in the Hinterland

They can do anything, and they do a lot of it.

Lynn Matluck Brooks
August 15, 2018

Fringe Picks: 5 tD Writers on What They’re Seeing this Year and Why
Illustration by Jenny Kessler

Fringe Picks: 5 tD Writers on What They’re Seeing this Year and Why

A little help navigating the Fringe guide.


August 16, 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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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.

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

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