All posts tagged "Dancers Workshop"

  • David-Dorfman-Dance-1
    TONIGHT/THIS WEEK: Dance for the People

    David Dorfman Dance explores community and legacy in performances tonight and Saturday. Dancers’ Workshop’s artistic director Babs Case packs her summers full of transformative dance productions, and this season is no different. First we had Bill T....

    • Posted July 21, 2016
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    CREATIVE PEAKS: Elegant Adversity

    Bill T. Jones returns with a performance that tackles tough topics. JACKSON HOLE, WY – The latest dance by Bill T. Jones opens with a gay club scene. The year is 1978. Dancers kick and twist around...

    • Posted June 7, 2016
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    CREATIVE PEAKS: In-house and Homemade

    Dancers learn what it takes to stage a production, beginning to end. JACKSON HOLE, WY – It is a rite of passage for every dancer at Dancers’ Workshop and it was something sophomore Hailey Barlow thought about...

    • Posted April 26, 2016
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    CREATIVE PEAKS: Quiet Cues

    New Riot Act production delves into communication folly. JACKSON HOLE, WY – There’s always nerves when starting a new show, but directing “Tribes,” by Nina Raine, had a new set of challenges for Macey Mott. She worried...

    • Posted February 23, 2016
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    CREATIVE PEAKS: Ultimate Dance Party

    DW and the San Diego Ballet perform ‘The Nutcracker’ with wide array of audiences in mind. Jackson, WY – As members of Dancers’ Workshop’s Junior Repertory Company practice the dance of the mirlitons in “The Nutcracker,” they...

    • Posted December 8, 2015
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  • Dorotea Saykaly in the short film ‘Painted,’ screening  for the Sans Souci Festival of Dance Cinema Saturday at the Center for the Arts. (Photo: Duncan McDowall)
    CREATIVE PEAKS: Motion Pictures

    Silver screen comes alive with beautiful body mechanics. Jackson, WY – Carrie Richer was amazed at her dad’s old metal-framed backpack. It was hard to think he used to carry that around in the mountains. That backpack...

    • Posted November 10, 2015
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    CREATIVE PEAKS: Demo Delights

    Dancers’ Workshop offers free classes for the week. Jackson, WY – Dance has long been part of Brandie Orchard’s life. She moved to Jackson in 1995 to teach at Dancers’ Workshop after growing up in a studio....

    • Posted October 20, 2015
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  • Dancers from the renowned Bill T. Jones/Arnie Zane Dance company will move their lips along with their bodies to relay a compelling tale to audiences. (Credit: Paul B Goode)
    CREATIVE PEAKS: Storytelling dynamo

    When spoken word and dance combine Jackson Hole, Wyoming – About two years ago, one of the dancers of the  Bill T. Jones/Arnie Zane Dance Company asked one of its founders, Bill Jones, where his interests now...

    • Posted August 11, 2015
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  • From performances and classes to open rehearsals, New York City Ballet Moves delivers a bevy of interactive events this week. (Photo: Paul Kolnik/dancers’ workshop)
    MOVE: Big Apple ballet

    Renowned dance company returns with myriad offerings Jackson Hole, Wyoming – Years ago, when Noelle Houser, now 17, was a little girl, she watched the New York City Ballet perform the “Nutcracker,” in New York City. Afterward...

    • Posted July 21, 2015
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  • Contemporary Dance Wyoming performed an excerpt from  ‘Eyeing the Needle,’ during a summer preview last month at Tayloe Piggott Gallery. (Photo:  Jeffrey Kaphan)
    A&E: The delicate balance of life and dance

    Relationships, personality explored in CDW performance Jackson Hole, Wyoming – Years ago, before Babs Case even moved to Jackson, she was shopping in Salt Lake City when she noticed the telltale signs of a dancer in the...

    • Posted June 16, 2015
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