Kun-Yang Lin/Dancers is one of the country’s foremost contemporary Asian-American dance companies. Described as “deeply spiritual and remarkable” by Dance Magazine, the company celebrates the ability of dance to integrate body, mind, and spirit. This attention is evident in a recent Center grant to Kun-Yang Lin/Dancers that provided deeper meditation training for company members.
thINKingDance writer Carolyn Merritt reported on Pasión y Arte’s highly successful First Philadelphia Flamenco Festival with Rosario Toledo.
A retrospective of selected dances by Trisha Brown, an internationally known leader of post-modernism and an enduring renegade whose work has rarely been seen in Philadelphia.
“There is a hunger for a conversation about process,” says dancer and choreographer Tania Isaac, when asked about changes in audience expectations.
Martha Clark’s dance-theater work was inspired by photographs by Diane Arbus, Ralph Eugene Meatyard, and Helen Levitt.
Dancer, choreographer, and 2013 Pew Fellow Raphael Xavier takes hip-hop techniques from the street to the stage and tells the autobiographical story defined by sacrifice, passion, and transcendence.
Linda Shearer has been the Executive Director of Houston’s Project Row Houses since 2009.
Terrence Cameron is a musician and a 2000 Pew Fellow in folk and traditional arts.
On February 21, 2015, the Center launched our new multimedia online publication, A Steady Pulse: Restaging Lucinda Childs, 1963–78, at Danspace Project in New York City.
This paper by Indonesian dance scholar Sal Murgiyanto was originally presented at “Traces of Tradition,” a panel discussion held at the International Dance Conference, August 1-4, 2004.
Jay Kirk is a writer and a 2005 Pew Fellow.
An experiment in narrative structure that combines several forms of storytelling, physical language, and a cappella choral music, this world premiere play will investigate “questions of prophecy, fate, and predestination,” says Kaufman.
Pasión y Arte is an all-female dance company that creates challenging and original modern flamenco works.