All posts tagged "Dancers Workshop"
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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