Performances and Events


Filter Results
Now showing events from September 21, 2017 to March 18, 2018
  • Sep
    21
    Michael Sakamoto, Soil
    7:30 PM - 10:00 PM
    Soil is a dance theater trio that explores crisis in three Southeast Asian cultures through the personal narratives of Cambodian classical dancer Chey Chankethya, Thai traditional and contemporary dancer Waewdao Sirisook, and Vietnamese-American contemporary dancer Nguyen Nguyen. Conceived by Michael Sakamoto and developed in collaboration with the performers, Soil includes lushly arranged dance... Continue reading
  • Oct
    05
    Direct from Johannesburg, South Africa, Festival of South African Dance featuring Gumboots and Pantsula Dance Companies
    7:30 PM - 10:00 PM
    Featuring twenty dancers accompanied by live musicians, the Gumboots and Pantsula Dance Companies share the Carpenter Theatre stage for an evening of exhilarating urban street dance that convey stories of hard work, human struggles, and a longing for a better life. Gumboots dancers, clad in Wellington boots, perform a dance style created by South African miners who used foot stomping as a means of... Continue reading
  • Oct
    11
    Doug Varone and Dancers
    7:30 PM - 10:00 PM
    “Varone has an unquenchable instinct for expressing the vagaries of the human heart.” – Arts Journal... Continue reading
  • Dec
    03
    Bolshoi Ballet Broadcast: The Taming of the Shrew
    12:55 PM - 4:00 PM
    Baptista struggles to marry off his tempestuous daughter Katharina, a shrew who denies that any man could possibly be her match. However when she meets Petruchio, who is as ill-tempered as she, the two forces of nature ignite an unexpected and explosive encounter.... Continue reading
  • Jan
    03
    Bolshoi Ballet Broadcast: Romeo and Juliet
    12:55 PM - 4:00 PM
    In Verona, Romeo and Juliet fall madly in love while their respective families, the Montagues and the Capulets, are caught in a bitter rivalry ending in heart-wrenching tragedy…... Continue reading
  • Feb
    02
    Dorrance Dance
    7:30 PM - 10:00 PM
    Founded in 2011 by MacArthur “Genius” Fellow and artistic director Michelle Dorrance, Dorrance Dance aims to honor tap dance’s uniquely beautiful history in a new and dynamically compelling context––not by stripping the form of its tradition, but by pushing it rhythmically, energetically, aesthetically and conceptually.  This Bessie-winning company returns to the... Continue reading
  • Mar
    07
    L.A. Dance Project
    7:30 PM - 10:00 PM
    L.A. Dance Project is an artist collective founded in 2012 by renowned choreographer and dancer Benjamin Millepied, along with composers Nico Muhly and Nicholas Britell, art consultant Matthieu Humery, and founding producer Charles Fabius.... Continue reading
  • Mar
    18
    Bolshoi Ballet Broadcast: The Flames of Paris
    12:55 PM - 4:00 PM
    In the era of the French Revolution, Jeanne and her brother Jérôme leave Marseille for Paris in support the revolutionary effort that is taking over the capital. While fighting for freedom, they both encounter love along the way…... Continue reading