Starting the Commotion
Free, original, site-specific performances, including Shiloh Dance Days with subcircle and Team Sunshine Performance Corporation.
July 18, 2012
Jumpstarting new work with Live Arts Brewery
I recently had the opportunity to tour the future home of the Philadelphia Live Arts Festival and Philly Fringe. While they don’t anticipate moving until fall 2013, they’re jumpstarting this year-round approach with, well, Jumpstart, a mini-festival of finished work by local performers.
May 23, 2012
Bharata Natyam at Bryn Mawr
Equally adept at storytelling and beautiful movement, Priyadarsini Govind captivated with an evening of Bharata Natyam choreography.
May 9, 2012
The start of the JUXT[a]POSE! series was an impressive line-up of dances by choreographers on the scene for 8-10 years.
April 26, 2012
Philadelphia’s Thriving Showcase Series Scene
Showcase series provide a platform for bold new performances that might otherwise go unseen, as well as interesting ways to engage audiences.
April 12, 2012
Heaven, Earth, and Everything Between
Handel’s Messiah is big and divine. In trying to match its lofty heights, Weiss instead showed his own humanity.
March 15, 2012
A Bicycle Built for Everyone
Green Chair Dance Group's constant interaction with the audience served to include us in what otherwise could have been a very insular topic: the dancers’ relationships with one another.
February 21, 2012