Tag Archives: Dance

SummerStage: Bringing the world’s performing arts to a park near you

Perhaps this seems like an obvious statement, but I’ll say it anyway. There is no excuse to be bored in New York City over the summer. No matter what day or night of the week and where you’re located, there’s … Continue reading

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more music. more dance. more life. more future.

As audience members stream into The Kitchen, a multimedia performance venue in Chelsea, they are faced with a striking stage picture that appropriately launches more more more…future, a music/dance piece by Congolese director and choreographer Faustin Linyekula. Four very imposing … Continue reading

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Born To Dance. Trained To Heal

Back in August, I attended an Open Mic night at the Med School campus on 168th Street. My colleague, Julia, and I discussed informally how CUMC students, faculty, and staff could use our programs and how we could support their … Continue reading

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Tell Me mORCHESIS

I know reality television gets criticized much of the time, especially recently with the phenomena of Jersey Shore and MTV shows of a similar ilk. However, I think there is real merit to the reality television shows that revolve around … Continue reading

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Dancing Without Legs

David Toole has no legs. But that hasn’t stopped him from dancing. Toole was a longtime member of CandoCo Dance Company and now holds workshops and performances around the world. This video of him dancing is amazing. Absolutely beautiful. Toole … Continue reading

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The Grocery Dance

You don’t need a ballroom, a club, or a dance studio to bust out some moves. This gentleman shows us that anywhere can become a performance space – even a grocery store. You can even get your shopping done while … Continue reading

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I’ve Got My February-Flamenco-Love to Keep Me Warm!

February has become my absolute favorite month of the entire year.  It’s better than Christmas, it’s better than my birthday, and I don’t even care that it’s freezing outside!  What, you might ask, is the reason for this obsession?  Why, … Continue reading

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