A Body of Beckett

MIT Theater Building W97
February 21, 2019
7:00 pm

Acclaimed Irish actress, producer, and director, Lisa Dwan will examine the role of dance in Beckett’s work and the conversations he was having with the human body. Her lecture/demonstration, “A Body of Beckett,” explores the expansive metaphysical world where our identities exist.

BB@Home: Full on Forsythe Preview

Boston Ballet's South End Headquarters |
February 22, 2019
7:30 pm
February 23, 2019
7:30 pm

Before Full on Forsythe opens at the Boston Opera House, audiences can get a sneak peek of the program at Boston Ballet’s South End headquarters (19 Clarendon Street) in an intimate, black box theater setting which includes a conversation with Artistic Director Mikko Nissinen, William Forsythe, and dancers following the performance.

ATE9 DANCE COMPANY at The Institute of Contemporary Art/Boston

The Institute of Contemporary Art/Boston |
March 8, 2019
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
March 9, 2019
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Award-winning dancer and choreographer Danielle Agami was part of Israel’s world-renowned Batsheva Dance Company before founding Ate9. Based in Los Angeles, Ate9 has quickly become one of the most important dance companies on the West Coast. Agami’s innovative new work, calling glenn, is a mesmerizing and unquestionably creative piece for nine dancers that features music…

Chroma

WBUR's CitySpace Venue |
March 14, 2019
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Abilities Dance presents, “Chroma,” a 30-minute immersive piece inspired by color symbolism. Choreographed by Executive Director Ellice Patterson with music composed by Director of Music Andrew Choe, you will be taken through a journey of different themes and storylines inspired by the colors blue, orange, purple, red and white. Audio descriptions created add another layer…

Audacity

Multicultural Arts Center |
March 22, 2019
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

The Multicultural Arts Center proudly presents Audacity, the third annual production by Abilities Dance. Audacity was inspired by the company’s goal to audaciously celebrate diverse bodies in dance. The show consists solely of female choreographed works from Abilities’s own Founder & Director Ellice Patterson and Lauren Sava, as well as guest choreographers Louisa Mann and…