All posts tagged "Dancers Workshop"

  • 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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  • 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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  • Untitled street art, Queens, N.Y., 2013. Photo: Meg Daly
    CULTURE FRONT: Artists as leaders

    JACKSON, WYO – It’s ironic. During the past 15 years, Jackson has been assaulted with the patronizing advice that arts organizations need business minds to lead them. Business execs that took early retirement and absconded to the...

    • Posted April 29, 2014
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  • Photo cutline: Gallim dancers rehearsing ‘Fold Here’ a piece co-commissioned by Dancers’ Workshop.
(Ayala Gazit)
    Growing Dance: Dancers’ Workshop nurtures new piece by Gallim, plants inspiration

    JACKSON HOLE, WYO – While in Tel Aviv, dancing with the Batsheva Ensemble, Andrea Miller stopped one day on the beach and watched surfers cut through the water, balancing, bending in a complicated dance in the waves. They...

    • Posted June 18, 2013
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  • Pilobolus

    Pilobolus dancer/instructor, Winston Dynamite Brown, coaches the Dancer’s Workshop Junior Repertory Company (JRC) with small choreographed sketches in a Masterclass on Saturday morning. Pilobolus returned to Jackson Hole for workshops and a one-night performance at the Center...

    • Posted October 16, 2011
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