All posts tagged "Dancers Workshop"

  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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: 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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  • 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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