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choreoBASH 2018 — thINKingDANCE fall fundraiser

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

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Provocation and Delight with Metal & Kind
Photo: Raphael Xavier

Provocation and Delight with Metal & Kind

A mix that satisfies an urban sensibility with the flavors of an old-school slumber party.

Janna Meiring
September 24, 2018

Three Aksha and the Modern Journey of Bharatanatyam
Photo: Preeti Pathak

Three Aksha and the Modern Journey of Bharatanatyam

The thavil beats in unison with my breath and heart.

Preeti Pathak
September 24, 2018

On Our Backs In The Dark
Photo: EgoPo Classic Theater

On Our Backs In The Dark

Each audience member was guided by an “angel.”

Mira Treatman
September 26, 2018

Dazzle-Me Daring
Photo: Sarah Walker

Dazzle-Me Daring

I am most taken by the moments of awkward beauty.

Amelia Rose Estrada
September 29, 2018

Soft Thought Windows
Photo: Yixuan Pan

Soft Thought Windows

How to Clean a Window is a sensual memoryscape, an ASMR heaven consisting of Yixuan Pan’s voice, lightly echoing...

Maddie Hopfield
October 1, 2018

Tangled Paths
Photo: Michael Ermilio

Tangled Paths

The cast was attentive to sustaining their characters, even out of the limelight.

Whitney Weinstein
October 3, 2018

Eye of the Storm
Photo: Brian Mengini

Eye of the Storm

A symbol of feminine power, Oya represents both obliteration and, in its wake, renewal.

Carolyn Merritt
October 5, 2018

Dancing Beautiful Despair: Romeo & Juliet
Photo: Alexander Iziliaev

Dancing Beautiful Despair: Romeo & Juliet

Gorgeous colors, choreography, and emotional complexity at Pennsylvania Ballet.

Lynn Matluck Brooks
October 14, 2018

Taking Back the Forgotton Female
Photo: Delaney Malloy

Taking Back the Forgotton Female

Whitney Weinstein talks with Megan Mizanty about the "disposable woman".

Whitney Weinstein
October 16, 2018

Illusions in a Red Room
Photo: Eliza Leighton

Illusions in a Red Room

Leighton has provocatively shaped a room that forces me into conflict.

Thomas Choinacky
October 17, 2018

A Planet Made Soft
Photo: Kate Raines

A Planet Made Soft

Shoes are not allowed. Crawling, burping, and being are.

Jenna Horton
October 22, 2018

Howling for Equality
Photo: Elaina DiMonaco & Haygen-Brice Walker

Howling for Equality

Highlighting issues like sexual assault and eating disorders contributed to the complexity of the characters.

Whitney Weinstein
October 23, 2018

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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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