DT Notes

2014 City Center Choreography Fellowship Awardees Announced

April 17, 2014 by

Camille A. Brown, Gabrielle Lamb and Rashaun Mitchell and Silas Riener have all been awarded New York City Center’s 2014 Choreography Fellowships. Over the course of a year, recipients receive a complete artist’s package from … Continue reading

Denise Jefferson Honored by Her Daughter in Dance

April 16, 2014 by

In times of grief, artists turn to their craft to cope. Francesca Harper, director of the Francesca Harper Project and a contemporary and hip hop teacher in New York City, is no exception.
In 2010, the … Continue reading

Don’t Miss 2013 A.C.E. Award Winner Erica Sobol’s Upcoming Show

April 15, 2014 by

Erica Sobol, the 2013 Capezio A.C.E Award winner, will present runaway! with an all-male version of her company, collidEdance, at the Avalon Hollywood in Los Angeles, May 19–20. Sobol’s $15,000 cash prize helped finance the show, produced by … Continue reading

DT Columnist Recognized by New York State Dance Education Association

April 14, 2014 by

Dance educator Barry Blumenfeld has been given a “Thumbs Up” honor from the New York State Dance Education Association. Between teaching at the Friends Seminary School in New York City, New York University and 92nd … Continue reading

Dancing in Jaffa Opens Today

April 11, 2014 by

“When you dance with someone, you get to know that person in a way you can’t describe,” says Dancing Classrooms founder and ballroom dance champion Pierre Dulaine, as the new IFC Films documentary, Dancing in … Continue reading

Training Advice From a UCONN Coach

April 10, 2014 by

Both the men’s and women’s basketball teams at University of Connecticut are NCAA Division I Champions this year, and that’s thanks in large part to the teams’ tremendous leadership. While we strive to draw the … Continue reading