All posts tagged "Dancers Workshop"

  • 160427CreativePeaks
    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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  • 160224Creative1
    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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  • 151209CreativePeaks
    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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  • 151021Creative1
    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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  • MOMIX dancers weave athletic tapestries. PHOTO:  MOMIX
    MOMIX: A dance of illusion

    Jackson Hole, Wyoming – Moses Pendleton wasn’t a dancer. He was an aspiring downhill skier raised on a farm in Vermont, who each year traveled to Mount Hood to train with the Austrian ski team. When he...

    • Posted January 27, 2015
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  • Bill T. Jones
    Master class

    DW hosts contemporary dance legend. Jackson Hole, Wyoming – “Hello, Mr. Jones? This is the reporter calling from Jackson, Wyoming.” I’d just rung the personal cell phone of esteemed American choreographer Bill T. Jones. A MacArthur Genius,...

    • Posted July 8, 2014
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