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Sat 25th
8:15am
Nassau Coliseum Performance Opportunity- Registration begins now!

Nassau Coliseum Performance Opportunity- Registration begins now!

Alex Ray Studios Inc.
As the NY Islanders prepare to host their last season on Long Island, Alex Ray Studios Inc. has been asked to perform during their last home game event at Nassau Coliseum. We are currently enrollling students for our ballet and lyrical/ contemporary program for students from the ages of 3-22yrs.    Ballet I (3-5 yrs.) Ballet II (6-9 yrs.) Lyrical I (10-13 yrs.) Lyrical II (14-17 yrs.) Lyrical…

 
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10:00am
Summer Intensive Registration NOW OPEN!

Summer Intensive Registration NOW OPEN!

Dwana Smallwood Performing Arts Center
Everyone has been asking, "When can I register my child for classes?" Well our Summer Session Registration is finally open! CLICK HERE for details...http://dwanasmallwoodpac.org/summer-intensive/   P.S. - We recommend you read our "How to Register" instructions thoroughly to ensure a smooth and seamless registration process.  But as always, if you have any questions, please feel free to contact…

 
10:00am
Pilates Tower Class

Pilates Tower Class

Elite Body Pilates
Open classes for small groups on Pilates Tower equipment www.EliteBodyPilates.net info@EliteBodyPilates.net 212-717-1302

 
11:00am
Salsa Lessons En Español - Advanced Level

Salsa Lessons En Español - Advanced Level

JP Linguistics
Put on your dancing shoes and join us for Salsa Lessons En Español! This exciting program offers the best of Spanish language and culture designed to keep your feet moving and your brain on its toes. Our Advanced Level class teaches basic Salsa for 1-hour taught completely en Español. Salsa lessons are provided by the experts at Joel Salsa and include native Spanish speakers. This program is…

 
11:00am

The Athletics of Intimacy, Improvisations

Movement Research
Classes combine skills and applications of Body-Mind Centering® systems and patterns of development and evolution, practices of Contact Improvisation, and tunings of somatic approaches within solo, duet (strong emphasis on partnering) and ensemble dancing. I am interested in the very physical, sensorial and imaginative, and in discovering new challenges and risks within our movement, of both body…

 
11:00am
WORKSHOPS AND CLASSES

WORKSHOPS AND CLASSES

DEF DANCE JAM COMMUNITY
~~TRAINING IN DANCE, THEATER, MUSIC, WRITING, AMERICAN SIGN LANGUAGE, CHOREOGRAPHY, REPERTORY AND PERFORMANCE SOME PAID POSITIONS AND OR PERFORMANCE STIPENDS AVAILABLE ~~Def Dance Jam Workshop (DDJW Incorporated) is a non- for profit 501 (c) 3 inter-generational performing arts Troupe and Training program that brings together youth and adults with and without “Different Abilities.” To Audition…

 
1:00pm
Sacred Landscapes Workshop

Sacred Landscapes Workshop

Buglisi Dance Theatre
Buglisi Dance Theatre invites you to join them for a uniquely creative performance technique workshop experience. Further develop your dramatic expressive voice for the stage. Be challenged by exploring with Artistic Director Jacqulyn Buglisi as she develops her new ballet Sacred Landscapes 5, for NYC performances Next Generation Workshop: Sacred Landscapes Day 1: Friday, April 24, 2015    …

 
1:00pm
Int. Ballet with Kat Wildish

Int. Ballet with Kat Wildish

Ballet Arts
  http://www.balart.com ~Over three decades of teaching, Kat Wildish has developed a distinctive, systematic, and highly effective approach to dance education. In her beginner & intermediate technique classes, correct placement is the root of Kat’s pedagogy. She gives a long barre and her entire syllabus is constructed to demand constant awareness of skeletal alignment, core strength, and proper…

 
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2:00pm
Purchase Dance Company Spring Concert’15

Purchase Dance Company Spring Concert’15

Purchase Dance Company
Join us for some thrilling performances by the Purchase Dance Company, the performing company of the Conservatory of Dance.  Witness and celebrate the talent, technical virtuosity and vibrant energy of these professional caliber students as they perform world class choreography by acclaimed award winning dance makers and important new voices. Program I - Friday, April 24 at 8:00 pm & Saturday,…

 
Just Added
2:00pm
Jessica Lang Dance at Queens Theatre

Jessica Lang Dance at Queens Theatre

Jessica Lang Dance
The NYC based dance company Jessica Lang Dance will be making a stop at Queens Theatre, concluding an 8-city spring tour that took the company to venues as far as Istanbul, Turkey. Hailed as "a master of visual composition" by Dance Magazine, Jessica Lang successfully combines contemporary movement and stage design, which results in striking and moving visual images that are well known in the performing…

 
3:00pm
Rhythm in Motion

Rhythm in Motion

American Tap Dance Foundation
TAP IS BACK! AMERICAN TAP DANCE FOUNDATION’S "RHYTHM IN MOTION" RETURNS TO 14Y APRIL 22 THROUGH APRIL 26, 2015 - Renowned Tappers/Emerging Talent/New Work - Two Programs - Six performances Over Five Days - Choreographers include Chloe Arnold, Brenda Bufalino, Michelle Dorrance, Derick K. Grant, Jason Samuels Smith, Caleb Teicher and Nicholas Young, more… Stretching boundaries with new tap dance…

 
4:30pm

Workshop with Susan Rethorst

Movement Research
A Choreographic Mind I teach from the point of view that making is an endless quest with ever shifting ground. I encourage an attitude of fueling work with one's questions, not regarding plans or themes as prerequisites. I regard teaching as a conversational mode; my exercises are proposals in action. I am interested in giving students the ability to recognize and access states necessary to making…

 
4:30pm
Advanced Beginner Ballet w. Kat Wildish

Advanced Beginner Ballet w. Kat Wildish

Peridance
Visit http://www.peridance.com/openclasses.cfm for more details or email hope@katwildish.com ~~Over three decades of teaching, Kat Wildish has developed a distinctive, systematic, and highly effective approach to dance education. In her beginner & intermediate technique classes, correct placement is the root of Kat’s pedagogy. She gives a long barre and her entire syllabus is constructed to demand…

 
5:00pm
TANGO CLASSES- ADVANCED

TANGO CLASSES- ADVANCED

Thalia Spanish Theatre
Learn to dance TANGO with award-winning dancers YAISURI SALAMANCA & JOHN HERNAN RAIGOSA! BEGINNERS: Mondays 7:30-8:30pm April 6 to June 29, 2015 ---------------------------------------------------------------- ADVANCED: Saturdays 5-6pm April 11 to June 27, 2015   FEE: $240 for 12 Classes- $25 INDIVIDUAL CLASS

 
5:00pm
XAOC Contemporary Ballet Winter Workshop

XAOC Contemporary Ballet Winter Workshop

XAOC Contemporary Ballet
Do you want to dance with XAOC Ballet? Help a great cause at the same time? Here's just a few reasons to join our Winter Workshop 2015! 1. An awesome, 2-hour contemporary ballet class. Our 'Beyonce barre' is infamous fun! 2. XAOC is looking for dancers for 2015-2016 performances. Be seen by the director alongside company dancers to be considered for upcoming work! 3. Help out a great…

 
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7:00pm
Readymade Cabaret

Readymade Cabaret

This Is Not A Theatre Company
In This is Not a Theatre Company’s Readymade Cabaret, the play’s scenes and the order in which they are performed are determined by a roll of the dice, giving audiences 1 out of a million possible plays in any given performance. Based on the notion of readymade art and the philosophies of Dada as practiced by Marcel Duchamp, Readymade Cabaret tackles the issues of chance, control, fate, and free…

 
7:00pm

GODDESS NIGHT

The Kennedy Dancers, Inc
Bare Soles GODDESS NIGHT CALLING ALL JERSEY CITY ARTISTS: The Kennedy Dancers, Inc. will continue to host their monthly showcase called Bare Soles on April 25th, 2015 at 7:00 PM and for this particular evening we would like to celebrate with a theme: GODDESS NIGHT. The event will be a place to showcase dance, music, spoken word and visual arts and will also be a place to cultivate communications…

 
7:00pm
Evenings of Dance in Port Chester

Evenings of Dance in Port Chester

Ballet des Amériques
Carole Alexis and her Ballet des Amériques dance company invite you to Evenings of Dance in Port Chester January 31, 7PM - February 28, 7PM - March 21, 7PM - April 25, 7PM Enjoy an evening of art and cuisine in the Village of Port Chester by joining us for a performance at Ballet des Amériques and making reservations for dinner after the show at one of the many restaurants in the Waterfront…

 
7:30pm
Emily Johnson/Catalyst's SHORE

Emily Johnson/Catalyst's SHORE

Performance Installation in LENAPEHOKING (New York City)
  SHORE celebrates the places where we meet and merge—land and water, performer and audience, art and community, past, present, and future. A multi-day performance installation, produced and presented in association with Emily Johnson/Catalyst, it is the third part of a trilogy exploring the complex terrain of identity, memory, ancestry, land, and community. Building on these themes, SHORE brings…

 
7:30pm
"Giselle" Suite - Face to Face Serie

"Giselle" Suite - Face to Face Serie

Ajkun Ballet Theatre
Virtuoso, mysterious, gentle, and melancholy, Giselle is an intoxicating immersion in the romantic era. Restaged by Leonard Ajkun after Jean Coralli and Jules Perrot to the score of Adolphe Adam, the supernatural touch and lightness of the Wilis, and the splendid sophistication of Albrecht, Giselle makes even the music palpitate with her. The Face to Face series affords the audience a close-up to the…

 
7:30pm
Alpha Omega Theatrical Dance Company  Showcase Performance at Kaatsbaan

Alpha Omega Theatrical Dance Company Showcase Performance at Kaatsbaan

Kaatsbaan International Dance Center
Kaatsbaan is pleased to present Alpha Omega Theatrical Dance Company, co-winner of this year’s UpStream Residency program. “We explore, celebrate and provoke thoughts while connecting cultures and bridging audiences to contribute to life’s infinite expressions.” “The Alpha Omega Theatrical Dance Company painted portraits in movement, the action gained emotional intensity.” – NY Times For…

 
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8:00pm
Seeking Female Dancers - "Our Stinger" Music Video Audition

Seeking Female Dancers - "Our Stinger" Music Video Audition

Marguerito
Seeking experienced female dancers for featured role in playful, animated, semi-theatrical single-take performance video in the vein of West Side Story's "America". Directed by Tisch Film alumnus Jake Fertig (TIME, HuffPo, Time Out NY) and choreographed by Tisch Dance's George Maniadis. Video will pay tribute to two friends lost to suicide before the age of 22. Will require three Manhattan rehearsals…

 
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8:00pm
Purchase Dance Company Spring Concert’15

Purchase Dance Company Spring Concert’15

Purchase Dance Company
Join us for some thrilling performances by the Purchase Dance Company, the performing company of the Conservatory of Dance.  Witness and celebrate the talent, technical virtuosity and vibrant energy of these professional caliber students as they perform world class choreography by acclaimed award winning dance makers and important new voices. Program I - Friday, April 24 at 8:00 pm & Saturday,…

 
Just Added
8:00pm
Jessica Lang Dance at Queens Theatre

Jessica Lang Dance at Queens Theatre

Jessica Lang Dance
The NYC based dance company Jessica Lang Dance will be making a stop at Queens Theatre, concluding an 8-city spring tour that took the company to venues as far as Istanbul, Turkey. Hailed as "a master of visual composition" by Dance Magazine, Jessica Lang successfully combines contemporary movement and stage design, which results in striking and moving visual images that are well known in the performing…

 
8:00pm
The People Vs.

The People Vs.

Jamal Jackson Dance Company
The OJ Simpson trial of 1995 for the murder of Nicole Brown Simpson and Ronald Goldman, was a veritable five-ring circus encompassing issues of race, gender, celebrity, media and justice. “The People Vs.” will take a new approach to audience engagement by making discussions on diversity and influence central the process of experiencing the work. Within this piece, we ask the question: “Was justice…

 
8:00pm
White

White

Michelle Boulé
White is the latest work from Bessie award-winning choreographer, performer, and teacher Michelle Boulé. This trio for three women is choreographed and performed by Boulé with dancers Lauren Bakst andLindsay Clark. Referencing quantum physics and BioGeometry, Boulé investigates the non-localized resonance of movement and the ability of consciousness to collapse matter into momentary potential. In White,…

 
8:00pm
Spring Season 2015!

Spring Season 2015!

KineticArchitecture & Locomotive Artistries
Manhattan Movement & Arts Center KineticArchitecture Dance Theatre & Locomotive Artistries Shared Spring Season 2015! KineticArchitecture Dance Theatre brings to the MMAC Stage work which is artistically progressive,  socially relevant and insanely irreverent in nature.  Director Arrie Davidson is a Transgender Performance  Artist who has been called "The naughty lovechild of Modern Dance and…

 
8:00pm
FLAMENCO amalgama*

FLAMENCO amalgama*

Thalia Spanish Theatre presents Danza España
Thalia Spanish Theatre presents    DANZA ESPAÑA Artistic Director YLOY YBARRA, Founder ANDREA DEL CONTE in FLAMENCO amalgama* a collaboration with Omayra Amaya Amalgama means a mixture of cultures. An exciting show of traditional and contemporary flamenco music & dance celebrating the various cultures that come together and are united by FLAMENCO.   April 24 to May 10, 2015 Fridays & Saturdays…

 
8:00pm
Triskelion Arts Presents... Megan Bascom & Dancers

Triskelion Arts Presents... Megan Bascom & Dancers

Triskelion Arts
Triskelion Arts Presents... Megan Bascom & Dancers SAID.I.MEANT April 25 - 26, 2015 Saturday at 8pm | Sunday at 2pm* and 8pm at Triskelion Arts’ Muriel Schulman Theater 106 Calyer Street, Brooklyn, NY 11222 (Enter on Banker Street) Tickets: $16* | www.brownpapertickets.com/event/922757  *The 2pm matinee is a FAMILIES WELCOME show and will be followed by a separate workshop for kids. Visit…

 
8:00pm
New York Jazz Choreography Project

New York Jazz Choreography Project

Jazz Choreography Enterprises, Inc.
http://jazzchoreographyenterprises.org/april-2015-new-york-jazz-choreography-project-announced/

 
8:00pm
Jump on the DanceWagon Festival 4/24-26

Jump on the DanceWagon Festival 4/24-26

Jump on the DanceWagon Festival
Celebrating its third annual festival, Jump On the DanceWagon (J/DW) returns to the Ailey Citigroup Theatre with world premiere works by up-and-coming female choreographers. Presenting a unique opportunity for contemporary artists to share the stage on a transparent and financially feasible platform, Jump on the DanceWagon is proud to showcase six 20-minute pieces by a group of promising young…

 
8:00pm
Rhythm in Motion

Rhythm in Motion

American Tap Dance Foundation
TAP IS BACK! AMERICAN TAP DANCE FOUNDATION’S "RHYTHM IN MOTION" RETURNS TO 14Y APRIL 22 THROUGH APRIL 26, 2015 - Renowned Tappers/Emerging Talent/New Work - Two Programs - Six performances Over Five Days - Choreographers include Chloe Arnold, Brenda Bufalino, Michelle Dorrance, Derick K. Grant, Jason Samuels Smith, Caleb Teicher and Nicholas Young, more… Stretching boundaries with new tap dance…

 
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9:00pm
Readymade Cabaret

Readymade Cabaret

This Is Not A Theatre Company
In This is Not a Theatre Company’s Readymade Cabaret, the play’s scenes and the order in which they are performed are determined by a roll of the dice, giving audiences 1 out of a million possible plays in any given performance. Based on the notion of readymade art and the philosophies of Dada as practiced by Marcel Duchamp, Readymade Cabaret tackles the issues of chance, control, fate, and free…

 
Sun 26th
Just Added
10:00am
Summer Intensive Registration NOW OPEN!

Summer Intensive Registration NOW OPEN!

Dwana Smallwood Performing Arts Center
Everyone has been asking, "When can I register my child for classes?" Well our Summer Session Registration is finally open! CLICK HERE for details...http://dwanasmallwoodpac.org/summer-intensive/   P.S. - We recommend you read our "How to Register" instructions thoroughly to ensure a smooth and seamless registration process.  But as always, if you have any questions, please feel free to contact…

 
10:00am
LEIMAY Weekly Performance Lab

LEIMAY Weekly Performance Lab

leimay
LEIMAY weekly lab is led by artistic director Ximena Garnica and open to performers with keen physical and sensory ability interested in working with LEIMAY and being considered for future projects. It is a donation based drop-in movement exploration based class. Manipulation of space, time and body through the transformation of embodied imagery are a key element in the work of LEIMAY’s performers. LEIMAY…

 
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10:30am
AATMA Performing Arts and Mystic India: The World Tour AUDITIONS! Seeking Dancers!

AATMA Performing Arts and Mystic India: The World Tour AUDITIONS! Seeking Dancers!

AATMA Performing Arts
Seeking talented dancers for "Mystic India: The World Tour" and AATMA Performing Arts' 2015-2016 international and U.S. tours, company performances, and teaching opportunities. Part-time and full-time opportunities available. Director states: "Our dancers have earned the opportunity to perform in China, South Africa, Bahrain, Canada, and throughout the U.S. We perform for small events and charities…

 
1:30pm
Interactive Family Workshop

Interactive Family Workshop

Martha Graham School
Join the Martha Graham Dance Company for a 2-hour Interactive Family Workshop! Licensed Graham teachers lead parents and children ages 9-13 through a creative exploration of movement and choreography, encouraging communication and self-expression. The afternoon begins with a brief performance by the Martha Graham School's top students, after which families can try out movements for themselves! No…

 
1:30pm

Isadora Duncan: The Body and Spirit in Dance Education

92Y Dance Education Laboratory (DEL)
Learn how Isadora Duncan’s innovative spirit revolutionized dance education in the early 20th century, inspiring subsequent generations. Experience the Duncan technique and repertoire, guided by experts in the field. Attendance at this workshop enables you to share this important work from dance history with your students in K to 12 and beyond. Sun, Apr 26 & May 3, 1:30-6:30 pm, 2 Sessions, $185…

 
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2:00pm
Purchase Dance Company Spring Concert’15

Purchase Dance Company Spring Concert’15

Purchase Dance Company
Join us for some thrilling performances by the Purchase Dance Company, the performing company of the Conservatory of Dance.  Witness and celebrate the talent, technical virtuosity and vibrant energy of these professional caliber students as they perform world class choreography by acclaimed award winning dance makers and important new voices. Program I - Friday, April 24 at 8:00 pm & Saturday,…

 
2:00pm
SHORE Feast

SHORE Feast

Emily Johnson/Catalyst Dance
SHORE is a multi-day performance installation of dance, story, volunteerism, and feasting. It is a celebration of the places where we meet and merge - land and water, performer and audience, art and community, past, present, future. The potluck Feast on Sunday, April 26 is the culminating event of SHORE – a day to enjoy homemade food, oysters from Open Oyster, wild Atlantic salmon from Iliamna…

 
2:00pm
Sacrificial Practice: counting while dancing while being counted for (dancing)

Sacrificial Practice: counting while dancing while being counted for (dancing)

drearysomebody
The Sacrificial Practice workshop is free, please reserve at the below eventbrite page! This is a workshop in how to divide one's attention, and one's embodiment, into multiple divergent tasks at once, in essence, to sacrifice one's singular body to multiple simultaneous (and incongruous) embodiments. It has a backstory:  When the dancers of Vesna's Fall started rehearsing in 2012,…

 
2:00pm
Triskelion Arts Presents... Megan Bascom & Dancers

Triskelion Arts Presents... Megan Bascom & Dancers

Triskelion Arts
Triskelion Arts Presents... Megan Bascom & Dancers SAID.I.MEANT April 25 - 26, 2015 Saturday at 8pm | Sunday at 2pm* and 8pm at Triskelion Arts’ Muriel Schulman Theater 106 Calyer Street, Brooklyn, NY 11222 (Enter on Banker Street) Tickets: $16* | www.brownpapertickets.com/event/922757  *The 2pm matinee is a FAMILIES WELCOME show and will be followed by a separate workshop for kids. Visit…

 
2:00pm
New York Jazz Choreography Project

New York Jazz Choreography Project

Jazz Choreography Enterprises, Inc.
http://jazzchoreographyenterprises.org/april-2015-new-york-jazz-choreography-project-announced/

 
2:00pm

Ballet Hispanico

Ballet Hispanico
Ballet Hispanico, recognized as the nation’s leading Latino dance organization since 1970, returns to the Joyce Theater from April 14-26, 2015 with 15 performances featuring five dynamic programs. Tickets start at $10 and are on sale now at www.joyce.org.   Under Artistic Director Eduardo Vilaro, Ballet Hispanico has melded its Latino roots with an eclectic, sleekly modern style that has made…

 
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3:00pm
Jessica Lang Dance at Queens Theatre

Jessica Lang Dance at Queens Theatre

Jessica Lang Dance
The NYC based dance company Jessica Lang Dance will be making a stop at Queens Theatre, concluding an 8-city spring tour that took the company to venues as far as Istanbul, Turkey. Hailed as "a master of visual composition" by Dance Magazine, Jessica Lang successfully combines contemporary movement and stage design, which results in striking and moving visual images that are well known in the performing…

 
3:00pm
Rhythm in Motion

Rhythm in Motion

American Tap Dance Foundation
TAP IS BACK! AMERICAN TAP DANCE FOUNDATION’S "RHYTHM IN MOTION" RETURNS TO 14Y APRIL 22 THROUGH APRIL 26, 2015 - Renowned Tappers/Emerging Talent/New Work - Two Programs - Six performances Over Five Days - Choreographers include Chloe Arnold, Brenda Bufalino, Michelle Dorrance, Derick K. Grant, Jason Samuels Smith, Caleb Teicher and Nicholas Young, more… Stretching boundaries with new tap dance…

 
4:00pm
FLAMENCO amalgama*

FLAMENCO amalgama*

Thalia Spanish Theatre presents Danza España
Thalia Spanish Theatre presents    DANZA ESPAÑA Artistic Director YLOY YBARRA, Founder ANDREA DEL CONTE in FLAMENCO amalgama* a collaboration with Omayra Amaya Amalgama means a mixture of cultures. An exciting show of traditional and contemporary flamenco music & dance celebrating the various cultures that come together and are united by FLAMENCO.   April 24 to May 10, 2015 Fridays & Saturdays…

 
4:00pm
The Spirits of a Summer Day: All Ye Piglets Come Out and Play

The Spirits of a Summer Day: All Ye Piglets Come Out and Play

Pink Pig Ballet
Two performances: 4:00pm and 7:00pm.  Come early to enjoy Breton Crêpes and drinks at the William Barnacle Tavern   visit http://www.pinkpigballet.com for more information! 

 
4:00pm
Vesna's Fall

Vesna's Fall

drearysomebody and No Collective
Created by Lindsey Drury (drearysomebody) and No Collective (You Nakai, Kay Festa, Jay Barnacle, Earle Lipski, Ai Chinen, et al.)  Performed by Lindsey Drury, Paige Fredlund, Kaia Gilje, Molly Schaffner, and You Nakai, with Laura Bartczak and Katelyn Hales. It is always difficult to know the dancer from the dance. By physically separating the two, Vesna’s Fall seeks to reinvent the problem.…

 
4:00pm
Jump on the DanceWagon Festival 4/24-26

Jump on the DanceWagon Festival 4/24-26

Jump on the DanceWagon Festival
Celebrating its third annual festival, Jump On the DanceWagon (J/DW) returns to the Ailey Citigroup Theatre with world premiere works by up-and-coming female choreographers. Presenting a unique opportunity for contemporary artists to share the stage on a transparent and financially feasible platform, Jump on the DanceWagon is proud to showcase six 20-minute pieces by a group of promising young…

 
5:00pm
Open Spectrum: Post-White America: Can Art Deracialize The Nation?

Open Spectrum: Post-White America: Can Art Deracialize The Nation?

New York Live Arts
The Election of Barack Obama is just the most startling manifestation of a larger trend: the gradual erosion of “whiteness” as the touchstone of what it means to be American. If the end of white America is a cultural and demographic inevitability, what will the new mainstream look like—and how will white Americans fit into it? What will it mean to be white when whiteness is no longer the norm?…

 
6:00pm
The Choreographer's Canvas

The Choreographer's Canvas

Group Theatre Too
Now in its eighth year, The Choreographer's Canvas is a platform for emerging and established choreographers to showcase their work.  The 2015 Canvas will include a variety of dance styles such as tap, jazz, ballet, aerial, Indian fusion, hip-hop, and contemporary.

 
7:00pm
The Spirits of a Summer Day: All Ye Piglets Come Out and Play

The Spirits of a Summer Day: All Ye Piglets Come Out and Play

Pink Pig Ballet
Two performances: 4:00pm and 7:00pm.  Come early to enjoy Breton Crêpes and drinks at the William Barnacle Tavern   visit http://www.pinkpigballet.com for more information! 

 
8:00pm
New York City Auditions at Peridance

New York City Auditions at Peridance

Barcelona Internacional Dance Summer Intensive
The Barcelona Dance Center in collaboration with NYC STAR HOSPITALITIES is having its first annual Barcelona Internacional Dance Summer Intenisve (BIDSI) June 27-August 1, 2015  Auditions: Sunday, April 26 at 5:30pm at Peridance Capezio Center in New York City. The audition will consist of Ballet and Modern, please bring appropriate attire.  The BIDSI 2015 classes includes: Ballet, American…

 
8:00pm
The People Vs.

The People Vs.

Jamal Jackson Dance Company
The OJ Simpson trial of 1995 for the murder of Nicole Brown Simpson and Ronald Goldman, was a veritable five-ring circus encompassing issues of race, gender, celebrity, media and justice. “The People Vs.” will take a new approach to audience engagement by making discussions on diversity and influence central the process of experiencing the work. Within this piece, we ask the question: “Was justice…

 
8:00pm
Triskelion Arts Presents... Megan Bascom & Dancers

Triskelion Arts Presents... Megan Bascom & Dancers

Triskelion Arts
Triskelion Arts Presents... Megan Bascom & Dancers SAID.I.MEANT April 25 - 26, 2015 Saturday at 8pm | Sunday at 2pm* and 8pm at Triskelion Arts’ Muriel Schulman Theater 106 Calyer Street, Brooklyn, NY 11222 (Enter on Banker Street) Tickets: $16* | www.brownpapertickets.com/event/922757  *The 2pm matinee is a FAMILIES WELCOME show and will be followed by a separate workshop for kids. Visit…

 
Mon 27th
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10:00am
Summer Intensive Registration NOW OPEN!

Summer Intensive Registration NOW OPEN!

Dwana Smallwood Performing Arts Center
Everyone has been asking, "When can I register my child for classes?" Well our Summer Session Registration is finally open! CLICK HERE for details...http://dwanasmallwoodpac.org/summer-intensive/   P.S. - We recommend you read our "How to Register" instructions thoroughly to ensure a smooth and seamless registration process.  But as always, if you have any questions, please feel free to contact…

 
10:00am
 
10:00am

Qi Gong: practicing being and seeing with Melanie Maar

Movement Research
In this class I offer space for a self nurturing, awake state, where we can explore and learn about principles of energetic and anatomic dynamics that can benefit people within their own practices and ways. I approach somatic, artistic and psychic as synergetic. We work with methods related to the 5 Element System like Iron Shirt, Sexual Energy Practices and Bagua Circling through image activation,…

 
10:00am

Juliette Mapp (Morning Class)

Movement Research
The merging of the unconscious life of movement and the conscious attention to physical direction is part of the energizing practice we will explore in each class. We will improvise in order to expand our awareness of breath, weight, tension and release, taking time to notice our body's qualitative presence moment-by-moment. We will follow by dancing within technical forms to expand our range and…

 
10:00am
Advanced Ballet with Kyla Ernst-Alper

Advanced Ballet with Kyla Ernst-Alper

Brooklyn AirSpace
Advanced Ballet with Kyla Ernst-Alper at Brooklyn AirSpace Mondays 10-11:30am $18/$15 with our Ground Monthly Membership more info at brooklynairspace.com

 
10:00am

Adult Open Ballet Class

Astoria Fine Arts Dance
$15 drop-in class at Astoria Fine Arts Dance

 
11:00am
A FREE/JAZZ, DANCE / IMPROV WORKSHOP

A FREE/JAZZ, DANCE / IMPROV WORKSHOP

Arts for Art
The workshop will be limited to 6 participants to allow personal attention and coaching. The workshop will serve as an introduction to Patricia Nicholson’s approach to a healthy body technique that is based on a unique floor bar that utilizes image work and meditation techniques. The second part of the class deals with Improvisation investigation and techniques. Again there will be image work, techniques…

 
3:05pm
Company Workshop

Company Workshop

FJK Dance
FJK Dance, Introducing the Contemporary blend of Ballroom movement and Ballet with Fadi Khoury. Professional and Pre-professional levels are welcome. Space is limited. sign up required by Email.  http://www.fjkdance.com/

 
5:30pm
WORKSHOPS AND CLASSES

WORKSHOPS AND CLASSES

DEF DANCE JAM COMMUNITY
~~TRAINING IN DANCE, THEATER, MUSIC, WRITING, AMERICAN SIGN LANGUAGE, CHOREOGRAPHY, REPERTORY AND PERFORMANCE SOME PAID POSITIONS AND OR PERFORMANCE STIPENDS AVAILABLE ~~Def Dance Jam Workshop (DDJW Incorporated) is a non- for profit 501 (c) 3 inter-generational performing arts Troupe and Training program that brings together youth and adults with and without “Different Abilities.” To Audition…

 
5:30pm

Funding Your Business

Career Transition For Dancers
Our Business Group provides dancers in New York City with practical business information, and allows them to network with other entrepreneurs and business people, as well as manage their own businesses…

 
6:00pm

Dance Against Cancer

Dance Against Cancer
Producers Erin Fogarty and Daniel Ulbricht have partnered with the American Cancer Society to present the 5th annual Dance Against Cancer on Monday, April 27, 2015 at the AXA Equitable Theater, 787 Seventh Avenue (between 51st and 52nd Streets). VIP guests will enjoy cocktails and passed hors d'oeuvres at 6pm, followed by world premiere dance performances at 7pm from companies including New York…

 
6:00pm
Yo-Dan-Nastics™  (blend of yoga, dance, and gymnastics) FREE TRIAL CLASS

Yo-Dan-Nastics™ (blend of yoga, dance, and gymnastics) FREE TRIAL CLASS

Keoni Movement Arts
Yo-Dan-Nastics™  is a unique blend of Yoga, Dance, and Gymnastics that provides a great cross-training workout for the body, mind and spirit. This class begins with a yoga and dance based warmup and builds up to basic tumbling moves. Expand your movement vocabulary to improve your auditions and choreography, and develop calm and concentration to help all areas of your life. 15-class series begins…

 
6:00pm
6:00 - 7:15pm - LEVEL 1 Milonga

6:00 - 7:15pm - LEVEL 1 Milonga

Argentine Tango Classes NYC
We assume you know that in Milongas we actually dance to 3 different musics: Tango, Milonga and Vals. And no - Vals is not a faster and happier Tango. It definitely is faster, and definitely happier, but has its own steps, its own musicality and its own rules. You have two choices - you can start to learn all 3 types of Tango at the same time. It will be difficult, but rewarding. a??Or: You can start…

 
6:30pm
Yoga for Musicians & Performers

Yoga for Musicians & Performers

Brooklyn Music School
$10/class with ClassCard or $11 Drop In Yoga for Musicians and Performers is designed to respect the specific physical needs of performing artists.  

 
6:30pm
ADVANCED Argentine Tango

ADVANCED Argentine Tango

Ultimate Tango
This course focuses primarily on creating the connection between partners, developing, bettering and enhancing your leading and following abilities necessary to improvise the dance. Now when you know most of the letters in alphabet we want you to be able to create words and sentences in a clear manner that your partner is able to understand.   You tango vocabulary will be enriched even more by…

 
6:30pm
Modern Technique with Jenny Rocha

Modern Technique with Jenny Rocha

Brooklyn AirSpace
Modern Technique with Jenny Rocha at Brooklyn AirSpace Mondays 6:30-8pm Tuesdays 10-11:30am $18/$15 with our Ground Monthly Membership more info at brooklynairspace.com

 
6:45pm
Absolute Beginner Ballet with Kat Wildish

Absolute Beginner Ballet with Kat Wildish

Gibney Dance Union Square
This class is for the beginners or for dancers who want to refine their technique at a basic level.   ~~Sign up Kat's monthly newsletter here: http://katwildish.com/page7/

 
7:00pm
From Ballet to Broadway

From Ballet to Broadway

Christopher Wheeldon in Conversation with Rita Moreno
Internationally acclaimed choreographer/director Christopher Wheeldon will have a live conversation with Academy/Tony/Emmy/Grammy Award winner Rita Moreno.   Entitled "From Ballet to Broadway," the evening will feature rarely seen TV and film clips, and a conversation with Wheeldon about his remarkable career of training at The Royal Ballet School, dancing with The Royal Ballet and NYCB, and other…

 
7:00pm
Intermediate Corde Lisse - Aerial Rope

Intermediate Corde Lisse - Aerial Rope

Brooklyn AirSpace
Intermediate corde lisse (aerial rope) classes at Brooklyn AirSpace Mondays 7-8:30pm with Paul Hawxhurst $40/class class is limited to 4 students. sign up at brooklynairspace.com to reserve your spot.

 
7:00pm
Beginning Aerial Silks

Beginning Aerial Silks

Brooklyn AirSpace
Beginning aerial silks classes at Brooklyn AirSpace Mondays 7-8pm with Kyla Ernst-Alper Tuesdays 7-8pm with Shalva Wise $30/class class is limited to 6 students. sign up at brooklynairspace.com to reserve your spot

 
7:20pm
7:20 - 8:35pm - LEVEL 2 Milonga

7:20 - 8:35pm - LEVEL 2 Milonga

Argentine Tango Classes NYC
We assume you know that in Milongas we actually dance to 3 different musics: Tango, Milonga and Vals. And no - Vals is not a faster and happier Tango. It definitely is faster, and definitely happier, but has its own steps, its own musicality and its own rules. You have two choices - you can start to learn all 3 types of Tango at the same time. It will be difficult, but rewarding. a??Or: You can start…

 
7:30pm
TANGO CLASSES FOR BEGINNERS

TANGO CLASSES FOR BEGINNERS

Thalia Spanish Theatre
Learn to dance TANGO with award-winning dancers YAISURI SALAMANCA & JOHN HERNAN RAIGOSA! BEGINNERS: Mondays 7:30-8:30pm April 6 to June 29, 2015 ---------------------------------------------------------------- ADVANCED: Saturdays 5-6pm April 11 to June 27, 2015 FEE: $240 for 12 Classes- $25 INDIVIDUAL CLASS

 
8:30pm
#TeamSalsa: 2 hours Salsa with ESPN Champ Andrianna Kourdi & Joel Caceres!

#TeamSalsa: 2 hours Salsa with ESPN Champ Andrianna Kourdi & Joel Caceres!

ProAmDanceTeam NYC
#TeamSalsa meets Mondays for 2 hours of super fun choreography & technique; taught by energetic and charismatic world-known instructors - Andrianna & Joel, the class accounts about 10 students of different levels. If you are looking forward to get to know new friends, socialize, learn some sassy Salsa moves and simply have lots of fun - JOIN US Mondays 8.30-10.30p! The group will also perform at various…

 
8:40pm
8:40 - 9:55pm - LEVEL 3 Milonga

8:40 - 9:55pm - LEVEL 3 Milonga

Argentine Tango Classes NYC
We assume you know that in Milongas we actually dance to 3 different musics: Tango, Milonga and Vals. And no - Milonga is not a faster and happier Tango. It definitely is faster, and definitely happier, but has its own steps, its own musicality and its own rules. You have two choices - you can start to learn all 3 types of Tango at the same time. It will be difficult, but rewarding. a??Or: You can…

 
Tue 28th
8:30am
Pilates Mat with Amanda MacLeod

Pilates Mat with Amanda MacLeod

Brooklyn AirSpace
Pilates Mat classes with Amanda MacLeod at Brooklyn AirSpace Tuesdays 8:30-9:30am Thursdays 8-9am $16/$13 with our Ground Monthly Membership more info at brooklynairspace.com

 
9:00am
Pilates Tower Class

Pilates Tower Class

Elite Body Pilates
Open classes for small groups on Pilates Tower equipment www.EliteBodyPilates.net info@EliteBodyPilates.net 212-717-1302

 
Just Added
10:00am
Summer Intensive Registration NOW OPEN!

Summer Intensive Registration NOW OPEN!

Dwana Smallwood Performing Arts Center
Everyone has been asking, "When can I register my child for classes?" Well our Summer Session Registration is finally open! CLICK HERE for details...http://dwanasmallwoodpac.org/summer-intensive/   P.S. - We recommend you read our "How to Register" instructions thoroughly to ensure a smooth and seamless registration process.  But as always, if you have any questions, please feel free to contact…

 
10:00am

John Jasperse (Morning Class)

Movement Research
The class will begin with an anatomy focused warm-up, drawn from both traditional and recent techniques, aiming to align and re-pattern the energy flow in the body in order to find support from the floor and our connection into space. We will begin with simple movements, improvisation scores, exercises, and sequences gradually building in complexity. We will learn movement material, some from Jasperse’s…

 
10:00am

C O R E M O T I O N Inner Structure with Daria Faïn

Movement Research
This class focuses on the inner structure of the body. The foundation of the structural focus is the alignment of the body and its relation to gravity. These principles are put into practice by means of a system of exercises using Qi Gong principles and forms. These exercises include deep release of the abdominal and visceral area with breathing and a simple succession of postures, and movements that…

 
10:00am

Barbara Mahler-Klein Technique™

Movement Research
We are not just a body or a mind. We are unique individuals with spirit and intelligence. The work in class engages us in a process that facilitates change. We work to right the pelvis on top of the legs, with the deep connections closest to the bones, and free the upper body and spine to move with ease and expression. Working on the level of the bone, we can let go of unnecessary tensions and habits…

 
10:00am
Modern Technique with Jenny Rocha

Modern Technique with Jenny Rocha

Brooklyn AirSpace
Modern Technique with Jenny Rocha at Brooklyn AirSpace Mondays 6:30-8pm Tuesdays 10-11:30am $18/$15 with our Ground Monthly Membership more info at brooklynairspace.com

 
10:00am
the invincible loser workshop V

the invincible loser workshop V

johannes wieland
i am a loser, and you, you're a loser too. then along comes this day - it makes you invincible. but you're still a loser. the only thing left to do is to make your way to new york to participate in a workshop with first-rate-loser johannes wieland which includes a warm-up with specialloser evangelos poulinas. be prepared for physical and mental exhaustion, being turned inside out and upside…

 
10:00am

Adult Open Ballet Class

Astoria Fine Arts Dance
$15 drop-in class at Astoria Fine Arts Dance

 
11:00am
A FREE/JAZZ, DANCE / IMPROV WORKSHOP

A FREE/JAZZ, DANCE / IMPROV WORKSHOP

Arts for Art
The workshop will be limited to 6 participants to allow personal attention and coaching. The workshop will serve as an introduction to Patricia Nicholson’s approach to a healthy body technique that is based on a unique floor bar that utilizes image work and meditation techniques. The second part of the class deals with Improvisation investigation and techniques. Again there will be image work, techniques…

 
2:00pm

Pilates Mat Class for Dancers with Johanna S. Meyer

Movement Research
This class focuses on clear alignment, stabilizing the hypermobile body and a deep investigation of functional strength for dance. As dancers and somatic movers we need connected, consistent strength and support. We benefit massively from cross training, centering our minds and building an impeccable understanding of our vessel by balancing the extreme ranges of motion we perform on a daily basis.

 
3:00pm

Irene Dowd: Neuromuscular Preparation for Dance

Movement Research
Irene will teach selections of the material choreographed in response to her interaction with professional dancers and dance teachers in the past as well as new material she is creating now. These choreographies can be used as a very efficient warm-up for dance, as well as a musculo-skeletal conditioning program, neuro-muscular fine-tuning, and mental preparation for the greater awareness and expansiveness…

 
3:05pm
Company Workshop

Company Workshop

FJK Dance
FJK Dance, Introducing the Contemporary blend of Ballroom movement and Ballet with Fadi Khoury. Professional and Pre-professional levels are welcome. Space is limited. sign up required by Email.  http://www.fjkdance.com/

 
5:30pm
WORKSHOPS AND CLASSES

WORKSHOPS AND CLASSES

DEF DANCE JAM COMMUNITY
~~TRAINING IN DANCE, THEATER, MUSIC, WRITING, AMERICAN SIGN LANGUAGE, CHOREOGRAPHY, REPERTORY AND PERFORMANCE SOME PAID POSITIONS AND OR PERFORMANCE STIPENDS AVAILABLE ~~Def Dance Jam Workshop (DDJW Incorporated) is a non- for profit 501 (c) 3 inter-generational performing arts Troupe and Training program that brings together youth and adults with and without “Different Abilities.” To Audition…

 
6:00pm
6:00 - 7:15pm - LEVEL 1 Tango Vals

6:00 - 7:15pm - LEVEL 1 Tango Vals

Argentine Tango Classes NYC
We assume you know that in Milongas we actually dance to 3 different musics: Tango, Milonga and Vals. And no - Vals is not a faster and happier Tango. It definitely is faster, and definitely happier, but has its own steps, its own musicality and its own rules. You have two choices - you can start to learn all 3 types of Tango at the same time. It will be difficult, but rewarding. a??Or: You can start…

 
6:00pm
Hula Mixed Level with Makalina

Hula Mixed Level with Makalina

Lotus Music and Dance
Hula Mixed Level with Makalina Tuesdays 6pm -7 pm Jan 13th - June 2015 Pearl Stuudios 500 8th Avenue 4th Floor  New York New York  8 Class Card : $160 (8 x $20=160)  Single Session - $25 This class will take beginning  students through the basic steps and terminology of Hula, the expressive and beautiful dance of Hawai'i. Cultural history and initial movements will be explained the…

 
6:30pm
Ballet for Adults & Teens

Ballet for Adults & Teens

Brooklyn Music School
$10 with ClassCard or $11 Drop In Ballet for Adults&Teens caters to Beginner/Intermediate dancers.

 
6:30pm
Hip Hop Dance for Adults & Teens

Hip Hop Dance for Adults & Teens

Brooklyn Music School
$10 with ClassCard and $11 Drop In Hip Hop Dance for Adults&Teens caters to Beginner/Intermediate Dancers.

 
6:30pm
BEGINNER Argentine Tango

BEGINNER Argentine Tango

Ultimate Tango
This course is meant for people who either never ever danced Tango or took few classes long time ago or took few lessons quite recently but are not sure what they know or if they are ready for next level.   It’s good to take this course to put all your information in order. You gain the necessary vocabulary and learn all the basic movements to be able to easily follow the explanations in Intermediate…

 
6:30pm
Beginning Lyra

Beginning Lyra

Brooklyn AirSpace
Beginning lyra (aerial hoop) classes at Brooklyn AirSpace Tuesdays 6:30-7:30pm with Kyla Ernst-Alper $30/class class is limited to 6 students. sign up at brooklynairspace.com to reserve your spot.

 
7:00pm
8 DAYS - A DANCE IMPROV & FREE JAZZ MEETING

8 DAYS - A DANCE IMPROV & FREE JAZZ MEETING

Arts for Art
PANEL Discussion:        A Meeting between Free Jazz and Dance Improvisers                                     April 4th at 7 PM  on Improvisation in Dance & in Free Jazz                                     Musicians: Matthew Shipp, Michael Bisio                                     &  Dancers:…

 
7:00pm
Beginning Aerial Silks

Beginning Aerial Silks

Brooklyn AirSpace
Beginning aerial silks classes at Brooklyn AirSpace Mondays 7-8pm with Kyla Ernst-Alper Tuesdays 7-8pm with Shalva Wise $30/class class is limited to 6 students. sign up at brooklynairspace.com to reserve your spot

 
7:00pm

Open Performance

Movement Research
Moderated by Mina Nishimura** Miriam Gabriel & Ian Kenselaar, Juliana Garber, Emma S. Kimball A program of non-curated shared showings of experimentation and work-in-progress for artists and works at all stages of development. Each evening includes an audience discussion, customarily moderated by current and former Movement Research Artists-in-Residence.

 
7:00pm
Ori Tahiti

Ori Tahiti

Lotus Music & Dance
Ori Tahiti Mixed Level with Carol Leogite Tuesday 7pm-8pm Starting Jan 20, 2015  Drop in $25 Classcard 8 Sessions - $160 ($20 per class) This class will teach you the basic movements of Tahitian Ori (dance) with a concentration on the Tahitian Otea(rapid Tahitian Dance style). Students will learn key steps and hand gestures performed to Tahitian drums and songs.

 
7:00pm
Body Expenditures: Excesses, Depletions, and Smoke Breaks

Body Expenditures: Excesses, Depletions, and Smoke Breaks

Abrons Arts Center
Work with performance focusing on bodies under the influence of contemporary labor practices and the hard borders of geopolitics, law, and gender. In this studio-laboratory explore how relevant texts can translate into movement, how arbitrary borders become lived experience, and how work remakes the body. The culmination of this workshop series will be a group performance of the participant’s collective…

 
7:20pm
7:20 - 8:35pm - LEVEL 2 Tango Vals

7:20 - 8:35pm - LEVEL 2 Tango Vals

Argentine Tango Classes NYC
We assume you know that in Milongas we actually dance to 3 different musics: Tango, Milonga and Vals. And no - Vals is not a faster and happier Tango. It definitely is faster, and definitely happier, but has its own steps, its own musicality and its own rules. You have two choices - you can start to learn all 3 types of Tango at the same time. It will be difficult, but rewarding. a??Or: You can start…

 
7:30pm
Tango Teachers Training

Tango Teachers Training

Ultimate Tango
If you always dreamed about becoming a teacher, and better yet - Argentine Tango teacher - your time had arrived! WE ARE LOOKING TO FILL 4 TEACHING POSITIONS at Beginner Level. For that we have created comprehensive Tango Teachers Training meant for those who have teaching charisma, want to spread Tango around and share their Tango passion with the newcomers by introducing them to Tango community. Tango…

 
7:30pm
Advanced Beginner Ballet w. Kat Wildish

Advanced Beginner Ballet w. Kat Wildish

Peridance
Visit http://www.peridance.com/openclasses.cfm for more details or email hope@katwildish.com ~~Over three decades of teaching, Kat Wildish has developed a distinctive, systematic, and highly effective approach to dance education. In her beginner & intermediate technique classes, correct placement is the root of Kat’s pedagogy. She gives a long barre and her entire syllabus is constructed to demand…

 
7:45pm
Advanced Lyra (aerial hoop)

Advanced Lyra (aerial hoop)

Brooklyn AirSpace
Advanced lyra (aerial hoop) classes at Brooklyn AirSpace Tuesdays 7:45-9:15pm with Jen Kovacs $40/class class is limited to 8 students. sign up at brooklynairspace.com to reserve your spot.

 
8:00pm
Performance Studio Open: Ayo Jackson, Brother(hood) Dance!, and Emily Wexler.

Performance Studio Open: Ayo Jackson, Brother(hood) Dance!, and Emily Wexler.

Center for Performance Research
Admission is Free to the public, with a suggested donation of $5. Performance Studio Open House presents works-in-progress and a discussion with the artists about the development process for new movement and dance. November’s showing will include work by Ayo Jackson, Brother(hood) Dance!, and Emily Wexler. Discussion moderated by Jen McGinn.

 
8:30pm
INTERMEDIATE Argentine Tango

INTERMEDIATE Argentine Tango

Ultimate Tango
This course furthers your knowledge about basic element of tango and extend your steps vocabulary, that can then used in improvisations. You will learn back and forward crosses, back and forward ochos and the difference between the two, giros to the left and right from front or back ochos, paradas and barridas, plus famous sandwich and mordida steps. The material is presented in very organized…

 
8:30pm
#TeamHustle: 2 Hours Hustle with Tybaldt Ulrich!

#TeamHustle: 2 Hours Hustle with Tybaldt Ulrich!

ProAmDanceTeam NYC
#TeamHustle is one of the winning Teams of ProAmDanceTeamNYC. Taught by world famous instructor & choreographer Tybaldt Ulrich, the group meets for a double session practicing choreography & technique. No partner necessary. If you know some basics of Hustle, it's a plus, although all levels are welcome. Come JOIN US for a FUN class TONIGHT! Pearl Studios, 519 8th Ave, Floor 12, Studio "G" RSVP…

 
8:40pm
8:40 - 9:55pm - LEVEL 3 Tango Vals

8:40 - 9:55pm - LEVEL 3 Tango Vals

Argentine Tango Classes NYC
We assume you know that in Milongas we actually dance to 3 different musics: Tango, Milonga and Vals. And no - Vals is not a faster and happier Tango. It definitely is faster, and definitely happier, but has its own steps, its own musicality and its own rules. You have two choices - you can start to learn all 3 types of Tango at the same time. It will be difficult, but rewarding. a??Or: You can start…

 
Wed 29th
Just Added
10:00am
Summer Intensive Registration NOW OPEN!

Summer Intensive Registration NOW OPEN!

Dwana Smallwood Performing Arts Center
Everyone has been asking, "When can I register my child for classes?" Well our Summer Session Registration is finally open! CLICK HERE for details...http://dwanasmallwoodpac.org/summer-intensive/   P.S. - We recommend you read our "How to Register" instructions thoroughly to ensure a smooth and seamless registration process.  But as always, if you have any questions, please feel free to contact…

 
10:00am
 
10:00am

Body, Mind and Image with K.J. Holmes

Movement Research
Body, Mind and Image: Classes will investigate experiential anatomy through the lens of Body-Mind Centering®, developed by Bonnie Bainbridge Cohen, focusing on specific systems of the body (skeletal, organ, nerves, fluids, glands), and imagery and the physical imagination through Ideokinesis and the work of Mabel Todd (The Thinking Body) as learned from and with Andre Bernard. We will explore qualities,…

 
10:00am

Juliette Mapp (Morning Class)

Movement Research
The merging of the unconscious life of movement and the conscious attention to physical direction is part of the energizing practice we will explore in each class. We will improvise in order to expand our awareness of breath, weight, tension and release, taking time to notice our body's qualitative presence moment-by-moment. We will follow by dancing within technical forms to expand our range and…

 
10:00am
the invincible loser workshop V

the invincible loser workshop V

johannes wieland
i am a loser, and you, you're a loser too. then along comes this day - it makes you invincible. but you're still a loser. the only thing left to do is to make your way to new york to participate in a workshop with first-rate-loser johannes wieland which includes a warm-up with specialloser evangelos poulinas. be prepared for physical and mental exhaustion, being turned inside out and upside…

 
10:00am
Adv Modern Technique w. Danielle Russo

Adv Modern Technique w. Danielle Russo

100 Grand
Intermediate/Avdanced Contemporary Technique Danielle Russo at 100 Grand Wednesdays from 10am - 12pm located at: 100 Grand Street NYC (second floor) Class: $12 ritual flow is a professional intermediate/advanced technique class derivative of Bartenieff and release - inspired training. Class begins with floor exercises aimed to engage and strengthen core muscles, as well as lubricate supporting…

 
10:00am
Advanced Beginner Ballet w. Kat Wildish

Advanced Beginner Ballet w. Kat Wildish

Peridance
Visit http://www.peridance.com/openclasses.cfm for more details or email hope@katwildish.com ~~Over three decades of teaching, Kat Wildish has developed a distinctive, systematic, and highly effective approach to dance education. In her beginner & intermediate technique classes, correct placement is the root of Kat’s pedagogy. She gives a long barre and her entire syllabus is constructed to demand…

 
10:00am

Adult Open Ballet Class

Astoria Fine Arts Dance
$15 drop-in class at Astoria Fine Arts Dance

 
10:30am
Martha Graham Dance Company Pre-Audition Workshop

Martha Graham Dance Company Pre-Audition Workshop

Martha Graham Dance Company
PRE-AUDITION WORKSHOP April 29 - May 1, 2015  (Workshop is not required for audition) The Martha Graham Dance Company will offer a Pre-Audition Workshop, as well as a Technique Class, before our audition. Pre-Audition Workshop, Technique Class, and Audition slots are still available for registration. For more information visit: http://marthagraham.org/audition2015 For additional information…

 
11:00am
A FREE/JAZZ, DANCE / IMPROV WORKSHOP

A FREE/JAZZ, DANCE / IMPROV WORKSHOP

Arts for Art
The workshop will be limited to 6 participants to allow personal attention and coaching. The workshop will serve as an introduction to Patricia Nicholson’s approach to a healthy body technique that is based on a unique floor bar that utilizes image work and meditation techniques. The second part of the class deals with Improvisation investigation and techniques. Again there will be image work, techniques…

 
12:00pm
Adv Modern Technique w. Danielle Russo

Adv Modern Technique w. Danielle Russo

100 Grand
Intermediate/Avdanced Contemporary Technique Danielle Russo at 100 Grand Wednesdays from 10am - 12pm located at: 100 Grand Street NYC (second floor) Class: $12 ritual flow is a professional intermediate/advanced technique class derivative of Bartenieff and release - inspired training. Class begins with floor exercises aimed to engage and strengthen core muscles, as well as lubricate supporting…

 
12:30pm

Feldenkrais® with Jimena Paz

Movement Research
The Feldenkrais Method® studies the works of our nervous system and our ability to recognize and create movement patterns that are both more efficient and more pleasant. The method emphasizes awareness, distribution of effort/action through the whole self, expanding self-perception and our ability to carry out our intentions. This class is ideal for dancers and people from different backgrounds interested…

 
1:00pm
Pilates Apparatus & Mat Work-Study Exchange

Pilates Apparatus & Mat Work-Study Exchange

The Lab
The Teaching Lab Pilates Apparatus Certification is a 620 hour course covering the Reformer, Wunda Chair and Cadillac Pilates apparatus. Our contemporary approach focuses on the development of the eye and intellect of the instructor to properly access postural imbalances and apply the most effective exercise selection possible to rebalance the body of each individual client. Students are encouraged…

 
2:00pm

Alexander Technique - Sarah White-Ayón

Movement Research
Alexander Technique looks at the way we carry out our intentions. Often we use a process that is habitual, unconscious, and counterproductive. The technique offers a practice of staying open and alert in the moment, observing our familiar tensions and choosing to move without them. Beginning with the assumption that we are perfectly designed for movement and balance, we engage our mind to undo layers…

 
3:05pm
Company Workshop

Company Workshop

FJK Dance
FJK Dance, Introducing the Contemporary blend of Ballroom movement and Ballet with Fadi Khoury. Professional and Pre-professional levels are welcome. Space is limited. sign up required by Email.  http://www.fjkdance.com/

 
4:00pm

C O R E M O T I O N Contemplative Action with Daria Faïn

Movement Research
Using the Chinese 5 Element Theory and other cognitive principles we will explore individually and collectively the correlation between the organs, senses, emotions, and the propriety of the material space that surrounds us. This practice implements the development of performative languages for improvisation and composition as it bridges physical, emotional, energetical and intellect awareness. All…

 
Just Added
6:00pm
Dancewave Spring Gala 2015

Dancewave Spring Gala 2015

Dancewave
The Dancewave Gala is one of Brooklyn’s premiere cultural fundraisers reaching 200 attendees from New York’s community of supporters and arts philanthropists. Dancewave holds this special event in order to raise awareness and funds for its mission: to transform lives through dance by bringing dance into public schools, offering affordable dance classes to Brooklyn youth, and giving teens the opportunity…

 
6:00pm
Weekly Wednesday Class Series

Weekly Wednesday Class Series

Trisha Brown Dance Company
TBDC offers a weekly class series from 6:00pm-8:00pm on Wednesday nights at Gibney Dance Center 280 Broadway.  Core principles of Brown’s work, whether aesthetic, compositional, or kinetic, are taught via the creative and physical practices of past and current TBDC dancers.  Each teacher offers a unique focus and range of personal experience related to their understanding of Trisha's choreographic…

 
6:00pm

Skinner Releasing Technique with Karl Anderson

Movement Research
SRT facilitates an enhanced awareness of our creativity. This imagery-based Somatic experience intuits ease and healing. Through improvisation and play, we delve deeper inside and shed our notions of style and aesthetics in favor of a more intense personal discovery. Students are encouraged to enter "feeling states" and explore the limitlessness of their multi-dimensional aliveness. SRT makes for a…

 
6:00pm
Integral Yoga

Integral Yoga

Abrons Arts Center
Integral yoga is a system of hatha yoga that is holistic. This class begins with centering and sound vibration, postures, guided deep relaxation, breathing practices and a brief meditation practice. Bringing students in touch with the physical and the subtle aspects of themselves, learn meditation through focusing on breath and body awareness. Non-competition is encouraged both individually and with…

 
6:15pm

Studies Project: Dance and Labor

Movement Research
Organized in dialogue with Movement Research, luciana achugar, Abigail Levine and Kathy Westwater How is dance labor valued? How has it been valued? How might it be? And how can we affect the value assigned to this labor? These questions will be considered across a spectrum of contexts, including individual and institutional, organized and spontaneous, and historical and anecdotal to explore how performance…

 
6:30pm
African Dance for Adults & Teens

African Dance for Adults & Teens

Brooklyn Music School
$10 with ClassCard and $11 Drop In African Dance for Adults&Teens caters to Beginner/Intermediate dancers.

 
6:30pm
Tap Dance for Adults & Teens

Tap Dance for Adults & Teens

Brooklyn Music School
$10 with ClassCard and $11 Drop In Tap Dance for Adults&Teens caters to Beginner/Intermediate Dancers.

 
6:30pm
Flex Fit: flexibility & conditioning for athletes, dancers, & circus artists

Flex Fit: flexibility & conditioning for athletes, dancers, & circus artists

Brooklyn AirSpace
Flex Fit classes with Kyla Ernst-Alper at Brooklyn AirSpace flexibility & conditioning for athletes, dancers, and circus artists. Wednesdays 6:30-7:30pm $16/$13 with our Ground Monthly Membership more info at brooklynairspace.com

 
6:30pm

Contact Improvisation - K.J. Holmes

Movement Research
Contact Improvisation is a partnering dance form. Skills such as rolling, releasing, giving and supporting weight, expanding range of spatial concentration, lifting, catching and falling all help one move with and through gravity, share weight in motion, and use momentum and flow in physical contact. These weekly classes, open to people of all levels of movement experience, are informed by the individual…

 
7:00pm
8 DAYS: A DANCE IMPROV & FREE JAZZ MEETING

8 DAYS: A DANCE IMPROV & FREE JAZZ MEETING

Arts for Art
Announcing Arts for Art's April Evolving Series, presenting FreeJazz and Dance Improvisation. These 2 important streams in innovation and Improvisation each grew up in the Lower East Side in the 70’s and 80’s but only randomly interacted. Yoshiko Chuma & the School of Hard Knocks in collaboration with Patricia Nicholson Parker & Arts for Art, are bringing these improvisational streams together…

 
7:00pm
8 DAYS - A DANCE IMPROV & FREE JAZZ MEETING

8 DAYS - A DANCE IMPROV & FREE JAZZ MEETING

Arts for Art
PANEL Discussion:        A Meeting between Free Jazz and Dance Improvisers                                     April 4th at 7 PM  on Improvisation in Dance & in Free Jazz                                     Musicians: Matthew Shipp, Michael Bisio                                     &  Dancers:…

 
7:00pm
First Class $5 YOGA FOR EVERYDAY PEOPLE

First Class $5 YOGA FOR EVERYDAY PEOPLE

Dance Theatre of Harlem
Come and escape from life’s stressors in this beginner Yoga class designed for everyday people. Learn to strengthen and stretch your body gently to improve overall physical and mental balance. Namaste…. Attire: Loose fitting, comfortable workout clothing. Bare feet or socks. Don't forget your Yoga mat! Wednesdays, 7-8pm $5 for your first class! Already took your first class? Bring a friend…

 
7:30pm
LEIMAY Ludus Community Class

LEIMAY Ludus Community Class

LEIMAY
Led by LEIMAY artistic Director Ximena Garnica and company member Andrea Jones. This is a donation based drop-in class and accessible to everyone. No dance or movement training necessary. This is not a performance oriented class. LEIMAY has been investigating and exploring a variety of exercises which aid in the conditioning of a loose and fluid body. If you spend lots of time in front of a computer,…

 
7:30pm
Advanced Aerial Silks

Advanced Aerial Silks

Brooklyn AirSpace
Advanced aerial silks classes at Brooklyn AirSpace Wednesdays 7:30-9pm with Jen Kovacs $40/class class is limited to 8 students. sign up at brooklynairspace.com to reserve your spot.

 
8:00pm
Clinton The Musical

Clinton The Musical

Red Rising
                   Starring Kerry Butler (as Hillary Rodham Clinton), Tom Galantich (as WJ Clinton),                           Duke Lafoon (as Billy Clinton) and Judy Gold (as Eleanor Roosevelt)   “Ribald and entertaining!  Clinton The Musical is every bit as outrageous as you might think.” - The National Review President William Jefferson Clinton…

 
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8:30pm
Bloowst windku

Bloowst windku

Rebecca Davis
HERE presents Bloowst windku By Rebecca Davis A HERE Resident Artist Production April 29-May 9 at 8:30pm Tickets $20   Bloowst windku [bloom-twist-windmill-haiku] is an hour-long performance for three dancers in which sound, light, and movement are compositional equals. Within a glowing room constructed from hundreds of used security envelopes collected over three years, the familiar is rendered…

 
9:00pm

Wednesday Night Swing Social (and Classes!)

Syncopated City Dance School
Syncopated City Dance School is holding its inaugural Wednesday Night Sing Social at the West Park Presbyterian Church (165 West 86th Street - on the corner of Amsterdam Avenue). Two blocks from the B/C; one block from the 1. It's $4 for Students, $6 for General Public. Right before at 8pm, they are starting this month's new cycle of beginner classes (at 7pm, there is an intermediate class).…

 
Making Space: Spring 2015