OnStage Summer Performance Series

665 Salem Street |
August 25, 2018
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Join us for EIGHT evenings of dance programming this July-August, featuring a variety of innovative, exciting and thought-provoking companies from the New England area. Performances range from 45-90 minutes, with select dates featuring a post-show Q+A, moderated by Monkeyhouse! Visit our website for information on each show and to purchase tickets! ————————————— FEATURING: Nozama Dance…

8TH Annual African Festival of Boston

Boston Commons | |
August 26, 2018
10:00 am - 7:00 pm

The Annual Boston African Festival is consider the Multi-cultural Celebration of the year and the largest gather of Africans in Boston featuring best of African arts, fashion, vendors, foods, amazing line up of musicians and talents promoting diversity/inclusion and community building through the arts. Please reach out if you are interested in becoming a volunteer…

2018 Boston Dance Alliance Dancer Health Day

The Dance Complex
September 16, 2018
10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Under the leadership of BDA Board member Dr. Lauren Elson, director of the Dance Medicine program at Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital, Boston Dance Alliance repeats last fall’s popular day of dancer wellness screenings! This valuable national program brings together experienced clinicians from Spaulding, Children’s Hospital, the MGH Institute of Health Professions, and private practice to flag medical issues…

BoSoma Dance Company’s Light Up the Night Gala

Colonial Hall
September 21, 2018
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm

A celebration of the 15th Anniversary of BoSoma Dance Company ​ Join us for some small bites and cocktails; dance the night away with music from a live DJ alongside BoSoma company dancers; bid at our silent auction; and enjoy a live performance of an excerpt from the company’s upcoming piece, Tapestry, which will feature…

PLACES PLEASE! at The Institute of Contemporary Art/Boston

The Institute of Contemporary Art/Boston |
October 19, 2018
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
October 20, 2018
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

PLACES PLEASE! reunites KEIGWIN + COMPANY founding choreographers Nicole Wolcott and Larry Keigwin in a zany duet that captures the anxiety and playfulness of life behind the scenes before the curtain goes up. This Boston premiere work explores the parallel and intersecting paths of the creative process, relationship, and aging of two very dynamic artists,…

BOSTON DANCE THEATER at The Institute of Contemporary Art/Boston

The Institute of Contemporary Art/Boston |
November 30, 2018
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
December 1, 2018
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Under the co–artistic direction of Jessie Jeanne Stinnett and award-winning Dutch-Israeli choreographer Itzik Galili, Boston Dance Theater (BDT) is a Boston-based contemporary dance company committed to presenting relevant works by acclaimed choreographers. BDT showcases the talents of Boston-based dancers and will perform the Boston premieres of works by Itzik Galili, Sidra Bell, and Yin Yue….

DANCE UP – DANZA ORGANICA at The Institute of Contemporary Art/Boston

The Institute of Contemporary Art/Boston |
January 25, 2019
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Dance UP features Boston premiere works by Danza Orgánica, Prometheus Dance, and the Wondertwins, three of Boston’s most exciting contemporary dance companies. Danza Orgánica is a social justice–oriented dance theater company that draws elements from contemporary dance, African diaspora, and theater to rewrite mainstream narratives through movement that decolonizes the body and provides new ways…

DANCE UP – WONDERTWINS at The Institute of Contemporary Art/Boston

The Institute of Contemporary Art/Boston |
January 27, 2019
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Dance UP features Boston premiere works by Danza Orgánica, Prometheus Dance, and the Wondertwins, three of Boston’s most exciting contemporary dance companies. Danza Orgánica is a social justice–oriented dance theater company that draws elements from contemporary dance, African diaspora, and theater to rewrite mainstream narratives through movement that decolonizes the body and provides new ways…

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…