Upping the ante on dance coverage and conversation
¡Bienvenidos Todos!  Welcome everyone!
Photo: Kate Raines, Plate3 Photography

¡Bienvenidos Todos!  Welcome everyone!

This multilayered performance corresponds with the complex socio-political relationship between the United States and Cuba.

Barbora Příhodová
April 26, 2018

Teaming Up: tD and Mighty Writers
Photo: Mighty Writers

Teaming Up: tD and Mighty Writers

Writing and dancing with the Mighty Writers and thINKingDANCE

Lynn Matluck Brooks
April 28, 2018

How are you alone? What brings you together?
Photo: Erin Reid

How are you alone? What brings you together?

"In Relate" is a solemn rumination hinting at something missing—from the performance, from myself, from elsewhere.

Andrew Sargus Klein
May 2, 2018

Searching for a Spark
Photo: Pete Checcia

Searching for a Spark

How often is internal light, passion, fire, inspiration, or heat ever confined to perfectly staggered, centrally aligned rows?


Amelia Rose Estrada
May 3, 2018

The Work that Dance Writing Does: Workshops with Sherril Dodds and Carolyn Merritt
Photo: Sherril Dodds

The Work that Dance Writing Does: Workshops with Sherril Dodds and Carolyn Merritt

Two thINKingDANCE writers reflect on writers' workshops.

Lynn Matluck Brooks
May 4, 2018

Down With The Regime
Photos: Erik Carter and Jaamil Olawale Kosoko

Down With The Regime

Notions of labor and personhood emerged as crucial to both artists’ work.

Mira Treatman
May 8, 2018

Sunset Dances
Photo: Mira Treatman

Sunset Dances

I see their movement living in places far from here.

Maddie Hopfield
May 9, 2018

Bulgaria on the map of European Dance – a personal journey in cultural dissociation
Trauma by Marion Darova. Photo: Yana Lozeva

Bulgaria on the map of European Dance – a personal journey in cultural dissociation

Classic modern dance aesthetics yet something new and Eastern European

Zornitsa Stoyanova
May 9, 2018

Intimate Spaces
Photo: Lindsay Browning

Intimate Spaces

The small stages invited the audience into something personal and intimate.

Mohan Bell
May 10, 2018

Swimming Toward Meaning
Photo: Nicole Bindler

Swimming Toward Meaning

In Bindler’s world, the aqueous is not tethered to the aesthetic qualities of smooth, slow, continuous, or sequential.

Maddie Hopfield
May 15, 2018

The Gridlock of HUMAN
Photo: Joseph V Labolito

The Gridlock of HUMAN

Gibson takes the question "What is ballet in the 21st century" back to form.

Miryam Coppersmith
May 16, 2018

Opulence in Times of Change
Photo: Arian Molina Soca

Opulence in Times of Change

Each time he hit fifth position, Idhe looked like he was home.

Mira Treatman
May 17, 2018

News

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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Open Call for Writers!

We are looking for NEW WRITERS and encourage the following people to consider joining us:   ·   those who want to develop their writing skills and…
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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.

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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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