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Feb 5, 2024
Student choreographers showcase thesis work; foster strong performance community at CU
During a dress rehearsal on Thursday, a small audience sat in near-blackness as performers ran through finalized versions of their pieces. The stage, wholly enveloped in a thin layer of silver smoke, sat level with the audience and was distinguished only by thick curtains pushed to either side of the room.
Feb 25, 2022
Soaring heart rates: Revealing a performer's inner world
"Through the tiny screen on her wrist, she watched as her heart rate slowly recovered. Her experience sparked an idea: What if she could use the same technology in her watch to show an audience what was happening within her body during a performance?"
Dec 10, 2019
Game Changers 2019: New Works Emerging in Dance
Dancers in the region this year spearheaded a movement highlighting new ways to experience the art form and celebrate the makers behind the moves.
Aug 15, 2019
Performance | Emerging Choreographer's Project
Thursday, August 15th and Friday, August 16th, 2019 at 7:30pm
Cohoes Music Hall - 58 Remsen Street Cohoes, NY
Free admission, donations accepted
Aug 14, 2019
Emerging Choreographers Project Provides Space for Fresh, Local Dance
The Emerging Choreographers Project was started by local dancer and choreographer Anna Pillot in 2017 to highlight up-and-coming choreographers in the Capital Region. It first debuted in Albany Center Gallery, showcasing pieces by six choreographers who engaged in post-performance audience talkbacks.
May 16, 2019
Spiritual Dance by Female American Choreographers
This series of spiritual dance works, to be presented during the Easter season masses, commemorates dance artists who have helped to develop liturgical dance in both our parish community and in America.
Sep 21, 2016
Circus Performs on the Uncle Sam Bike Trail
This adult and kid friendly event will be sure to surprise and delight those who find themselves visiting the trail. Bring the family, take one of the guided hikes up the trail and enjoy the circus!