Garth Johnson of MADBOOTS DANCE, a young company of male dancers with some fresh ideas about modern masculinity, creating original works that are athletic, powerful, and tender. Their program features BEAU, a duet of vibrant ecstasy and self-sabotage, and SADBOYS, an ensemble work that explores rage, projected emotion, otherness, love, and loss.
Great dance continues on the stages of Jacob’s Pillow. Seen here is L.A. Dance Project.
La Otra Orilla merges traditional flamenco dance with a rebellious contemporary twist and magnetic energy that heats up the stage.
Also on the program are Sir Frederick Ashton’s celebrated, artful trios Monotones I and Monotones II; and a world premiere by resident choreographer and principal dancer Ricardo Graziano, set to music by Philip Glass.
Malpaso Dance is scintillating, their pieces ranging from Brazilian capoeira to ballet as their agile dancers rise and spill to the floor in a whirlwind of creativity.
The new network will launch in October 2015 on Apple iOS and Android mobile phones, Roku and through its Web portal. It will not be on your local cable or satellite menu since it has chosen simple streaming as its distribution method.
At Jacob’s Pillow, four wildly divergent views of where ballet may be headed were given world premieres at Jacob’s Pillow under the guidance of impresario and principal dancer Daniil SImkin.