Chamber Dance Company’s Snapshot of Postmodern Dance


One great part of the Seattle dance scene is that there is a lot of dance happening: from big shows [...]

Graham Company Revitalizes New and Old Works


In a much-anticipated return to the Seattle stage, the Martha Graham Dance Company graced Meany Hall as part of the [...]

Akram Khan: Fusion on a Grand Scale

Akram Khan in Kaash
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On November 13, London-based choreographer Akram Khan presented Kaash to a sold-out house at UW’s Meany Hall. Originally created in [...]

Pilobolus Redefines Movement Potential

Pilobolus in Automaton
Photo by Grant Halverson

World-renowned, Grammy nominated, and award-winning dance company Pilobolus graced Seattle’s Meany Hall last weekend, May 14–16, with a brilliant program [...]

Fresh Take on Classical Dance at Lyon Opera Ballet

Lyon Opera Ballet in Emanuel Gat's Sunshine
Photo by Michel Cavalca

In terms of ballet, Seattleites are privileged to have a top-notch company conveniently located in the very heart of our [...]

Family Portrait in E Flat at Urban Bush Women

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Jazz music does not always take the listener from A to Z in alphabetical order. When the ear is plopped [...]

UW Undergrads Impress in Faculty Concert


This weekend, the University of Washington Dance Faculty Concert showcased its undergraduates in an eclectic range of choreography performed at [...]

12 Notable Performances of 2014: A Personal Appreciation

Most people in the Seattle dance community know Anne Lawrence. A faithful mega-fan of all things dance, Anne can usually [...]

Racial Tension and Miracles in Stardust

David Roussève's Stardust. Photo by Steve Gunther

Yes pigeon b ugly and smell bad. But him fly high and b near god. Him b like ghetto angel [...]

Antigona Darts Between Tawdry and Terrific

Noche Flamenca-Antigona-Burial-Photo by Chris Bennion   059

When it comes to telling a story through dance, most people think of ballet or musical theater. But Antigona, presented [...]

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