Sound Sculpture

Innovation and Design Building | |
April 28, 2017
7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
April 29, 2017
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
April 29, 2017
7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
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Dance community friends- please take note! The esteemed and extremely cheese-caked Yo-el Cassell will be joining us at this event with his 360 Ensemble dancers! The event is free and open to all and runs both nights. It is a kind of open gallery event to showcase our latest project – Sound Sculpture. SS is…

Done Waiting

The Dance Complex |
April 28, 2017
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Done Waiting will feature work set to the music of Tom Waits by Lorraine Chapman with her Lorraine Chapman The Company, Peter DiMuro/Public Displays of Motion, Jessie Jean Stinnett, and Prometheus Dance Company. The Saturday show will feature the only in town performance of Prometheus Dance Company. Special for ArtWeek, join us for a talk…

DanceTheYard Artist Talk Back

MV Performing Arts Center
April 29, 2017
8:00 pm - 8:45 pm

DanceTheYard (DTY) is The Yard’s resident dance collective. Co-directors and choreographers Alison Manning, The Yard’s Executive Director, and Jesse Keller, The Yard’s Director of Island Programs & Education (with Artistic Advisor David R. White), have been building a body of work and presenting an annual weekend of performances each summer, as part of the Yard…

Pairing II: An Interactive Dance and Food Event

Brayton on Adelaide | |
April 29, 2017
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

If biting into a caramelized onion tart with Gruyere and thyme while watching a dance called “Kneading” sounds interesting, then don’t miss “Pairing II”. Continuum Dance Project is creating a sequel to its extremely successful 2015 site-specific interactive dance and food event which took place at a unique Victorian house. “Pairing II” reunites choreographers Adriane Brayton…

Explore Danza Orgánica’s New Work!

Tony Williams Dance Center | |
May 3, 2017
10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Join Danza Orgánica as we built our new piece based on explore Puerto Rican/Caribbean identity as it pertains to Blackness and miscegenation in Puerto Rico and the Diaspora. Participants will be able to join our warm up, witness our creative process, and learn a section from our repertoire.

Around the World in 80 Dances

May 5, 2017
9:30 pm - 11:30 pm

An eclectic fusion of cultural dances from around the globe, martial arts, history, storytelling and mythology. The presentation will include colorful props, traditional costumes, theatrical replicas of bladed weaponry and mask work from Behind the Mask Studio. This is a one-of-a-kind production, performed by local New England talent highly involved in the community at all…

Art of Movement

Urbanity Dance |
May 6, 2017
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Urbanity Dance is transforming its studio space into a curated gallery exploring movement. The space will explore how movement is translated into 2D and 3D works of art, how movement and performance can be incorporated into visual arts, and how visual arts can be translated back into movement making itself. The space will feature Boston…

The History of Greek Dance

St Spyridon Cathedral Cotsidas Cultural Center |
May 6, 2017
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm

Irene Savas, president of the Boston Lykeion Ellinidon, and an array of talented performers transport us through history of Greek dance from ancient times to the present. Combining commentary and demonstration, the program will share the diverse forms and distinct regional characteristics of Greek dance. Come see and appreciate the color, movement, and significance of…

TIMBAerobics & Latin Logic Band

Wake Up The Earth Festival Sun Stage | |
May 6, 2017
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

MetaMovements and Spontaneous Celebrations present TIMBAerobics & Latin Logic at the annual Wake Up The Earth Festival! Join us for a free outdoor Latin dance party with Timba (dance) lines with MetaMovements and live music by Boston’s own Latin Logic! Moving to the rhythms of Cuba and Puerto Rico, TIMBAerobics is a fun and newly…

Open Rehearsal: Tony Williams’ Rock Ballet

Tony Williams Dance Center |
May 7, 2017
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Tony Williams Ballet Company (producers of the Urban Nutcracker) will open their studio for public viewings of our rehearsals in progress for “Color of Life,” a brand new rock ballet set to Ken Nordine’s Jazz Album, “Colors” mixed with a medley of rock music favorites from the past 60 years. In conjunction with the Oberon…