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Duo Returns for Gala of International Dance Stars

Kellye A. Saunders and Matthew Prescott are together again

0 Comments · Wednesday, August 12, 2009
Between them, they have worked with some of the most significant modern choreographers on the dance scene today and have performed in top-ranked companies. One is a former dancer with Dance Theatre of Harlem and the other grew up on a ranch two miles east of Boise, Idaho.  

Dance: Gala of International Dance Stars

0 Comments · Tuesday, August 11, 2009
Kellye A. Saunders and Matthew Prescott, and they’ll be performing for the second season as a duo in ballet tech cincinnati’s eighth Gala of International Dance Stars this weekend to choreography by Prescott and Thaddeus Davis. Between them, they have worked with some of the most significant modern choreographers on the dance scene today and have performed in top-ranked companies. One is a former dancer with Dance Theatre of Harlem and the other grew up on a ranch two miles east of Boise, Idaho. The two appear with 10 other dancers of world note in duets and solos at The Aronoff Center Saturday night.  

Dance: Black Box

0 Comments · Tuesday, March 31, 2009
Choreographer, designer and photographer Jeanne S. Mam-Luft wears a lot of hats and has a lot of history. Born in a refugee camp and raised as an immigrant, she says, “I grew up questioning class, race, normalcy and cultural customs.” Yet in BLACK BOX, her newest performance work for MamLuft&Co.Dance this weekend, she confronts these perplexities with an abstract, non-narrative movement style. 8 p.m. Friday and 2 and 8 p.m. Saturday at the Aronoff Center’s Fifth Third Bank Theater.  

Sole Survivors

Eight visions with a local connection merge on stage

0 Comments · Wednesday, March 11, 2009
Small Streams-2, the newest offering from Cincinnati Choreographers’ Collective this weekend at Contemporary Dance Theater’s College Hill Dance Hall, features the diverse work of eight highly regarded choreographers in two full-length evening performances.  

Dance: Small Streams-2

0 Comments · Tuesday, March 10, 2009
Small Streams-2, the newest offering from Cincinnati Choreographers’ Collective this weekend at Contemporary Dance Theater’s College Hill Dance Hall, features the diverse work of eight highly regarded choreographers in two full-length evening performances. 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday.  

Dance: Bringing It Home

Local roots and longtime friendships enrich annual dance festival

0 Comments · Wednesday, June 4, 2008
If you dig modern dance, don't miss Contemporary Dance Theater's 2008 Choreographers Festival. Thirteen impressive choreographers -- all with local links -- are set to show works with a rich varie  

Onstage: Razzle Dazzle Dancing

Annual Gala of International Ballet Stars aims to please

0 Comments · Saturday, August 11, 2007
Fiendish fouettés. Double cabrioles. Stratospheric grand jetés. All the pyrotechnics that burn brightest at ballet galas are scheduled to return to the Aronoff Center during the sixth a  

Dance: A Beautiful Thing

Area performers unite for 'Choreographers Without Companies'

0 Comments · Friday, June 8, 2007
For 13 years, adventurous choreographers and dancers have gathered fruitfully under the umbrella of Choreographers Without Companies, an intriguing season-closing round-up of engaging modern dance  

Onstage: From Both Sides Now

Dancer and choreographer Diane Germaine celebrates beauty and its loss

0 Comments · Wednesday, December 10, 2003
Face it: The world of modern dance is, like it or not, pretty esoteric to most. But sometimes when its subject matter interfaces with the grit of the real world, it couldn't seem more timely. Th  

Cover Story: It's in His Kiss

Several smooches distill the romantic essence of a classic ballet

0 Comments · Thursday, February 8, 2001
In Cincinnati Ballet's Romeo and Juliet, a world premiere with choreography from Artistic Director Victoria Morgan, perhaps no moment depicts passion and plight more than a kiss between the star-