Photo: Arian Molina Soca
“Spain” Coming at You in PAB’s Don Q
Pennsylvania Ballet offers glimmering conceptions of Spain in a series of paintings come to life.
Photo: Jasmine Lynea
Facing East Festival Celebrates Eastern Dance Through the Ritual of Practice
The dance was an offering, a quiet conversation from the dancer to the divine.
Photo: Courtesy of Stars of American Ballet
A Ballet Sampler Platter
Stars of American Ballet presented a chef’s tasting menu of ballet, with New York City Ballet’s Daniel Ulbricht behind the stove.
Photo: Jorge Cousineau
On Aging and Endings: Zero to Sixty
A tribute, a parody, and a look into the past through the lens of ZeroMoving.
Kalila Kingsford Smith
Photo: Darryl Justin Padilla
Horrific and Whimsical Dream States
Violence, friendship, dreams and celebration at Temple Dance Alumni Showcase.
photo: Erin Baiano
In THE DAY, four artists meditate on loss.
Photo: Mark Garvin
A Haunting Portrayal of Illness and Family
"A Small Fire" haunts long after its final scene
Photo: Kenzi Crash
Single Thing, Infinite Folds
Nicole Bindler’s belly button makes a case for invagination.
Photo: Levi Gershkowitz
A Day of Light and Movement
The Outlet Dance Project celebrates its 15th year with an extraordinary lineup.
Andrew Sargus Klein
Photo: Asya Zlatina
Intimate Portraits and Cultural Remembrance
Inciting pain and laughter in alternation, "Raise Your Voice/Maybe Even Higher" is at once disturbing and uplifting.
The Little Prince and BalletX: Expansive Travels
"The Little Prince" is known for illuminating varying sides of human character, BalletX only succeeds in bringing a few of them to light.
Photo: Preeti Pathak
“The Stakes of this Play are the Stakes of the World”
Anissa Weinraub’s Philly Education Stories explore strengthening Philadelphia’s school communities through devised theater.
A New Partnership: thINKingDANCE and See Chicago Dance
We are delighted this month (October) to initiate an exchange between thINKingDANCE and See Chicago Dance (SCD), an exchange that will allow dancers…
Open Call for tD Writers! - now closed
We are looking for NEW thINKingDANCE WRITERS and encourage the following people to consider joining us:
· those who want to develop their writing skills…
TD & TP: We're Intrigued
It’s more than a rumor that thINKingDANCE (tD) and Theatre Philadelphia (TP) have started seeing each other.
Traditionally, thINKingDANCE only…
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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 nearly nine hundred articles drawing attention to Philadelphia’s robust and diverse dance community. Read more.
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