Category: Dance

San Francisco reminds shoppers to buy local this holiday season

Black Friday is expected to draw swarms of bargain hunters to Union Square the day after Thanksgiving, but San Francisco…

3 weeks ago

Holiday Dance 2018: It wouldn’t be Christmas without ‘The Nutcracker’

Students and professionals get on their toes in the classic ballet across Bay Area stages; yet the season also hosts…

3 weeks ago

San Francisco Opera cuts ties with star accused of sexual assault

San Francisco Opera has severed connections with superstar countertenor David Daniels, 52, who was to appear in its next summer's…

1 month ago

Fun time for all in ‘Hula in Unusual Places’

Bay Area hula master Patrick Makuakāne knows how to put on a show. “I Mua: Hula in Unusual Places,” his…

1 month ago

SF Trolley Dances move from Mission Creek to SFMOMA

As her logistics-laden community arts festival San Francisco Trolley Dances observes its 15th anniversary this weekend, choreographer Kim Epifano is…

2 months ago

FACT/SF turns 10 with premiere of ‘death’

San Francisco choreographer Charles Slender-White’s upcoming premiere “death” at CounterPulse represents the culmination of a two-year investigation of grief and…

3 months ago

Mary Sano keeps Isadora Duncan’s art, spirit alive

Mary Sano, upon celebrating the 20th anniversary of her South of Market studio devoted to teaching and performing the unconventional…

3 months ago

Soulskin Dance’s Adrianna Thompson takes on text in ‘Hero’

Soulskin Dance founder Adrianna Thompson’s first plan to follow up her dystopian-themed piece “To Command,” which premiered in March in…

4 months ago