Events

Connections Dance Theater at the Museum of Fine Arts; Ansel Adams Gallery

Ansel Adams Gallery
February 20, 2019
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Connections Dance Theater explores “Ansel Adams in Our Time.” The group choreographs visceral dance that interprets American sociopolitical landscapes and is currently participating in the Boston Dance Makers Residency where they are developing Hot Water over Raised Fists, an evening-long moving art installation inspired by the protests against water contamination at Standing Rock and Flint,…

WHEN ANGELS FALL

Emerson Cutler Majestic Theater
February 20, 2019
7:30 pm
February 21, 2019
7:30 pm
February 22, 2019
7:30 pm
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This delightfully dark and entrancing theatrical premiere blends aerial circus, dance and cinema to explore how the beauty of letting go gives us the strength we need to rise. As a mesmerizing contortionist and aerialist herself, French creator and director Raphaëlle Boitel’s storytelling is singular, and her ability to transform space in the air to…

Winterworks

Boston Conservatory Theater
February 21, 2019
8:00 pm
February 22, 2019
8:00 pm
February 23, 2019
8:00 pm
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2018–2019 Alumni Choreographic Commission recipients Key’Aira Lockett (B.F.A. ’16, contemporary dance) and Maleek Washington (associate alumnus ’07, contemporary dance) premiere works created for the Boston Conservatory mainstage debut of the freshman dance class. The program will also feature original works choreographed by sophomore and junior dance students.

Movement Filtration

Dorchester Brewing Company
February 21, 2019
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Join Colleen Roddy and Sasso & Company for an evening of craft beer and contemporary dance at Dorchester Brewing Company! This evening features new and exciting dance works created by both artists for this unique venue. In addition to great dance, audience members will experience delightful, bold craft beer in Dorchester Brewing Company’s tap room…

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.

South Asian Showdown 2019

John Hancock Hall
February 23, 2019
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm

Don’t miss the BIGGEST Bollywood/Fusion Competition in the Northeast! Bollywood/Fusion is taking the country by storm with great choreography,unique storylines and killer dancing! It’s an unbelievable show to watch for all ages and family members! We will have teams from all across North America who bring their own presence to stage! We will also be…

Through Fish Eyes: A Work-in-Progress Showing by Prakriti Dance

Harvard Ed Portal
February 26, 2019
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

The Harvard Ed Portal is proud to present segments of Prakriti Dance’s upcoming production Through Fish Eyes, which utilizes the dynamic classical Indian dance form Bharata Natyam to create awareness about dwindling marine ecosystems. Following the performance, audience members are invited to participate in a reflection facilitated by Shari Tishman of the Harvard Graduate School…

Kicking & Screening

The Zeiterion Theater
February 27, 2019
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Join us for a film presentation of short experimental dances created specifically for the camera. The films collected here represent a diversity of cultural backgrounds and artistic languages; and though all are concerned with the capture of the moving body within the moving frame, each does so in its own unique way – crafting worlds…

Under Control

Boston University Dance Theater
March 2, 2019
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
March 3, 2019
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Boston-based PROJECT 31 will take the stage for it’s second production “Under Control” featuring the choreography of Artistic Director Kenzie Finn and company member Lindsey Orgren. Directed by Kenzie Finn, works featured draw inspiration from the emotional implications of struggling to remain in control of one’s self while being controlled by external forces. Daily struggles,…

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