Mahaiwe Presents The Peking Acrobats

Great Barrington, Mass.— Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center presents The Peking Acrobats on Friday, July 27 at 7:30pm and on Saturday, July 28 at 2:00pm. “The Peking Acrobats offer breath-taking and jaw-dropping feats that inspire audiences of all ages,” says Mahaiwe Executive Director Beryl Jolly. “We’ve featured them many times during the school year in past seasons,…

PS21 Announces Full Line-Up for 2018 Chatham Dance Festival

[CHATHAM, NY] – Throughout the month of August, PS21: Performance Spaces for the 21st Century presents the Chatham Dance Festival, a celebration of contemporary dance at Columbia County’s newest state of the art open-air theater. The festival includes four renowned dance companies: Parsons Dance, Bill Shannon, Dušan Týnek Dance Theatre, and the Bang Group. “We…

Parsons Dance to open PS21’s Chatham Dance Festival

“Awesome dancing. Eye-popping visual effects. Excellent showbiz savvy performers. Perpetually smoldering, lusty sensual movement.” – Village Voice [CHATHAM, NY] – PS21: Performance Spaces for the 21st Century is thrilled to welcome Parsons Dance for the thirteenth consecutive season. David Parsons, one of modern dance’s great living dance-makers, returns with his company Friday and Saturday, August…

PS21 Announces July Events

[CHATHAM, NY] PS21: Performance Spaces for the 21st Century proudly announces the July schedule of performances for its new state-of-the-art pavilion theater. Highlights include Eliot Fisk and Yehuda Hanani headlining the Annual Paul Grunberg Memorial Bach Concert and the Rory Block Gospel & Blues Fest Weekend. In addition, there will be five concerts celebrating a…

Jacob’s Pillow Seeks Local Performers for Two 2018 Festival Productions

Jacob’s Pillow is excited to announce an open call for Berkshire-area performers to appear in Festival productions by Compañía Sharon Fridman and Faye Driscoll. This is a unique opportunity for performers to work with internationally renowned artists at the longest-running international dance Festival in the United States. Each performer will receive: a modest travel stipend two complimentary tickets…

Bridge Street Belly Dance Returns to Catskill

  A thrilling, empowering, and spiritual experience awaits audiences on Saturday evening June 16th when Catskill’s Bridge Street Theatre hosts its 2nd Annual performance of “Bridge Street Belly Dance”. Organized, as was last year’s sold-out event, by Francesca Avani, the evening will feature performances by a dazzling array of artists from all over New York, New Jersey,…