Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater’s artistic director, Robert Battle, is raising the choreographic caliber of the company repertoire to match that of its unparalleled dancers.
In 2009, Back Stage reader Bob Leonard was featured in our weekly "Who Got the Part?" column after he was cast as a member of the Timeless Torches, a dance team for the WNBA's New York Liberty.
The Bessie Awards were held on Oct. 20 and honored some of the best and brighest stars of New York City dance.
Aspiring "Newsies" from Los Angeles will have their chance to join the picket lines this week when Disney Theatrical Productions holds an open audition for the upcoming tour of the Broadway musical.
When it comes to flamenco dance, Soledad Barrio is the best in the business, and this performance by her company, Noche Flamenca, features world-class dancers, singers, and guitarists.
The Alvin Ailey Dance Foundation is committing to its founder’s mission to bring dance to the people with the Ailey Extension. May is National Physical Fitness and Sports Month, and the studio is offering “real classes for real people” in its 12 studios.
New York City Ballet opens its fall season with a Balanchine-Stravinsky program featuring the rarely seen “Orpheus,” a dynamic interpretation of “Apollo,” and a flawed performance of “Agon.”
The New York Jets are holding auditions for dancers for the Jets Flight Crew cheerleading squad for the 2012 football season.
Artistic director Jacques Heim is experiencing a creative evolution as he readies the Diavolo Dance Company for a Sept. 12 performance at L.A.'s Greek Theatre.
Director-choreographer Warren Carlyle brings to life this year’s Spring Spectacular with a little help from playwright Joshua Harmon, star Laura Benanti, and 42 high-kicking Rockettes.