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Seafaring Brilliance
Photo: Daniel Kontz

Seafaring Brilliance

What pulls on my heart is that they have something to say: How does one nurture commitment over time?

Patricia Graham
September 15, 2017

Gunnar Montana: Fierce and Fabulous
Photo: Neal Santos

Gunnar Montana: Fierce and Fabulous

Athletic, high-octane dance makes room for surprising tenderness.

Whitney Weinstein
September 15, 2017

Class In Session, Let’s Talk Sex
Photo: Jessy Gruver

Class In Session, Let’s Talk Sex

When is it acceptable for a woman to indulge in pleasure and celebrate her sexuality?

Whitney Weinstein
September 16, 2017

Existence is Extraordinary
Photo: Thaddeus Phillips & Steven Dufala

Existence is Extraordinary

Life is extraordinary and magical.

Janna Meiring
September 17, 2017

Feminine Plural: Olive Prince Dance
Photo: Johanna Austin

Feminine Plural: Olive Prince Dance

We are all at once able to see the separate components and the totality of an elusively undefinable quotidian experience.

Rhonda Moore
September 17, 2017

Sculpture in Motion
Photo: Steven Hoffman

Sculpture in Motion

A space writer, Mullins creates beautiful, ephemeral calligraphy.

Rhonda Moore
September 18, 2017

In the Dark: Hello Blackout!
Photo: Kate Raines/Plate 3

In the Dark: Hello Blackout!

When do we ever encounter utter darkness? Hello, blackout.

Lynn Matluck Brooks
September 18, 2017

Sumptuous Operatic Soufflé
Photo: Christopher Brooks

Sumptuous Operatic Soufflé

Chocolate is more complicated than any of us suspected.

Lynn Matluck Brooks
September 18, 2017

KITH: A Moving Constellation of Kinship
Photo courtesy 3 PONY SHOW/keila cordova dance

KITH: A Moving Constellation of Kinship

KITH explores kinship via the metaphor of stars pulled together by gravitational attraction.

Janna Meiring
September 18, 2017

Megapolis Audio Festival, single slice
Photo: MacColl Johnson

Megapolis Audio Festival, single slice

Waves of rolling sonic oceans and oversized videos paint an internal world of experience.

Patricia Graham
September 20, 2017

Conflicting Ideologies in Mistress of the Maze
Photo: Chris Hallock

Conflicting Ideologies in Mistress of the Maze

Dancer and fabric artist Sarah Carr offers an interpretation of iconography found in Minoan archeological artifacts.

Kalila Kingsford Smith
September 21, 2017

The Curse of Perspective
Photo: Baranova

The Curse of Perspective

Pig Iron’s epic, symphonic theater searches for meaning in extinction.

Julius Ferraro
September 23, 2017

News

Write Back Atchas - spring 2017

thINKingDANCE will host three free  post-performance “write-back” events after performances in Philadelphia this spring. A Write Back Atcha is a post-show…
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THANK YOU to Our Hatchfund Campaign Donors!

Erinn Liebhard,  Daniele Strawmyre,  Medha Sengupta,  Lynn Brooks,  Neil Greenberg,  Judith Robison, Greg Meiring,  Megan Mizanty,  Ashley Lippolis,…
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Credit Where Credit is Due - a Letter to the Editor (of The New Yorker)

Joan Acocella, whose writing on tap master Savion Glover in The New Yorker has impressed me greatly, recently published this review of a new history of…
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thINKingDANCE catalyzes conversation about dance and develops the skills of dance writers in the Philadelphia area.  We train and educate our writers through regular workshops with visiting dance writers, monthly peer-critique sessions, and a uniquely rigorous two-tiered editing process. Founded in 2011, we've published over five hundred articles drawing attention to Philadelphia’s robust and diverse dance community. Read more.

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thINKingDANCE gratefully acknowledges support from the Philadelphia Cultural Fund and from the Pennsylvania Council on the Arts.

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