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The Front Row – Earthen Vessels: The Sandra Organ Dance Company

Posted on · Director Sandra Organ Solis previews Luck of the Draw, her Earthen Vessels Dance Company's Black History Month production. It's coming up the next two weekends at the Barnevelder Theater downtown. Luck of the Draw features dances inspired by the music of Scott Joplin and Billy Taylor...

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The Front Row – Dominic Walsh Dance Theater

Posted on · Artistic Director Dominic Walsh previews his dance theater's winter repertory program, which the company presents tomorrow night through Saturday at the Hobby Center. Second Course features a World Premiere by Dominic Walsh, co-conceived by Houston poet, Addie Tsai; it's a collaborative, psychological dance-drama called Victor Frankenstein...

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The Front Row – Travesty Dance Group

Posted on · Dancer-choreographer Karen Stokes previews the lecture-demonstration-video-and-performance, Framing Dance, that her Travesty Dance Group is going to present Wednesday evening at Zilkha Hall. It's an audience-participatory program designed to give those who attend, the tools they need to better comprehend and appreciate contemporary dance in all of its many styles and variations...

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The Front Row – Houston Metropolitan Dance Company

Posted on · Choreographers Kiki Lucas and Jhon R. Stronks describe their newest dance pieces, which they'll introduce as Fifteen Two-Part Interactions, a program of movement, music and video, to be presented by the Houston Metropolitan Dance Company this Friday and Saturday night at the Barnevelder Movement /Arts Complex...

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The Front Row – Earthen Vessels: The Sandra Organ Dance Company

Posted on · Artistic Director Sandra Organ Solis previews her dance troupe's annual production of Amahl and the Night Visitors, a ballet adaptation of the heart-warming one-act Christmas opera by Gian Carlo Menotti. Earthen Vessels: The Sandra Organ Dance Company performs the piece this weekend at the Hobby Center...

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The Front Row – Dance Source Houston

Posted on · We get ready for the 16th annual Weekend of Texas Contemporary Dance, coming up Friday and Saturday at Miller Outdoor Theatre! Dance Source Houston Executive Director, Christina Giannelli gives us a preview, and choreographers, Leslie Scates, Catalina Molnari and Paola Georgudis talk about their pieces, which range from intimate duets to dance with spoken text...

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The Front Row – NobleMotion Dance

Posted on · We introduce you to NobleMotion Dance and its signature style of integrating theater and technology with choreography. Co-Artistic Director, Andy Noble, and dancers Jesus Acosta, David Deveau and Brittany Thetford chat about On Your Mark, Get Set, a program of new works they'll perform this weekend at the Barnevelder Movement/Arts Complex...

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The Front Row – Hope Stone Dance

Posted on · Hope Stone Dance Company Artistic Director, Jane Weiner, together with, Spencer Gavin Hering and Andrea Shelley now the directors of their own Santa Barbara, California-based contemporary dance troupe, iMEE - Infinite Movement Ever Evolving talk about what's in store during the upcoming final weekend of Hope Stone's Lemonade Stand festival of innovative dance at the Barnevelder Theater...