All posts tagged "Dancers Workshop"
WELL, THAT HAPPENED: Twinkle Toes
A dance aficionado falls into the arms of Dancers’ Workshop. JACKSON HOLE, WY – In fourth or fifth grade, we went on a field trip to the Mainstage Theater, now the Pink Garter. I likely sat next...
- Posted December 6, 2016
THEM ON US
FedUp, not put up JACKSON HOLE, WY – Organizers for FedUp say they are getting the shaft from the Jackson Lake Lodge after the park hotel cancelled all 13 of their room reservations for the upcoming annual...
- Posted August 17, 2016
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
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
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