Upping the ante on dance coverage and conversation
Taking the Ride: An Interview with Dawn Marie Bazemore
Photo: Dave Cimetta

Taking the Ride: An Interview with Dawn Marie Bazemore

"My connection to each work that I have made is deeply personal."

Amelia Rose Estrada
April 13, 2019

Of Stravinsky and Men
Photo: Alexander Iziliaev

Of Stravinsky and Men

They bowed together as choreographer and muse but undoubtedly without the violence.

Mira Treatman
April 15, 2019

Curating as Caring-- Curating for Live Arts Contribution
Photo: Sophie Bufton

Curating as Caring-- Curating for Live Arts Contribution

Authors envision curating as based on the ethics of care, and a call for 'democratizing curation'

Barbora Příhodová
April 19, 2019

It Takes Two
Photo: Keira Heu-Jwyn Chang

It Takes Two

Sin Salida posits dance as a metaphorical map for human relations

Carolyn Merritt
April 19, 2019

My Hips (and my Postcolonialism) Don’t Lie
Photo: Natasha Cohen-Carroll

My Hips (and my Postcolonialism) Don’t Lie

It’s not a yoga blanket, it’s a serape!

Mira Treatman
April 29, 2019

Full-Body Percussion Beneath the Library
Photo: Whitney Browne

Full-Body Percussion Beneath the Library

If Soul Steps’ goal was full-bodied audience education, I consider the task accomplished.

Maddie Hopfield
May 4, 2019

Beyond Performance—The Art in the Sausage Making
Photo: Ellen Chenoweth

Beyond Performance—The Art in the Sausage Making

When the work behind the scenes is as brilliant as the work on the stage.

Ellen Chenoweth
May 7, 2019

Tango’s New Golden Age: Highlights of the 2019 Philadelphia Tango Fest
Photo: Matt McLaughlin

Tango’s New Golden Age: Highlights of the 2019 Philadelphia Tango Fest

"When all that matters is the dance and the music, and the ability to create connections with one person after another."

Carolyn Merritt
May 14, 2019

Reflection in Resin: an Interview with Lindsay Browning
Artwork: Lindsay Browning

Reflection in Resin: an Interview with Lindsay Browning

"I am Lindsay, a performing artist, and my artwork is an expression of movement."

Kalila Kingsford Smith
May 18, 2019

Mining Sites and Spaces with Subcircle
Photo: Jorge Cousineau

Mining Sites and Spaces with Subcircle

Subcircle celebrates 20 years of interdisciplinary, collaborative art-making.

Thomas Choinacky
May 20, 2019

Teaming Up Again: tD and Mighty Writers
Photo: Lynn Matluck Brooks

Teaming Up Again: tD and Mighty Writers

thINKingDANCE and Mighty Writers, together with local artists, bring new dance and writing programming to students.

Barbora Příhodová
May 22, 2019

Almanac Dances Toward a Classical Ideal of Equality
Photo: Dan Kontz

Almanac Dances Toward a Classical Ideal of Equality

Kerbel and Grinberg are clearly meant to be dance partners.

Mira Treatman
May 23, 2019

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…
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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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