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Nina Pearlman and Nick Wagner appear in “From Shadows,” a premiere dance by Marika Brussel. (Courtesy Marina Eybelman)

‘From Shadows’ a story ballet about homelessness

San Francisco choreographer Marika Brussel has a clear goal with her world-premiere…

 

From left, Aline Wachsmuth, Katie Faulkner and Maurya Kerr (downstage) appear in The Foundry’s “Deep South.” (Courtesy Oxana Ermolova)

‘Walking Distance’ fest serves up lovely dancers

Gorgeous dancers, plentiful videos and themes with indeterminate messages characterized the opening…

 

“Mothership (Part I), a premiere by choreographer Raissa Simpson, is part of PUSHfest at ODC Theater. (Courtesy photo)

PUSH Dance Co. explores race, history in ‘Mothership’

With an upcoming three-part world premiere, and the start of her troupe…

 

Rosy Simas’ solo piece “We Wait in the Darkness” is a personal exploration of her grandmother’s experience as a Native American. (Courtesy Ian Douglas)

Dancer Rosy Simas exposes Native Americans’ struggles

Choreographer Rosy Simas admits that “We Wait in the Darkness,” a solo…

Rosy Simas’ solo piece “We Wait in the Darkness” is a personal exploration of her grandmother’s experience as a Native American. (Courtesy Ian Douglas)
Los Angeles-based dance troupe Bodytraffic presents Barak Marshall's "and at midnight the green bride flew" at ODC Theater.

Duo has fun with dance

Contemporary dance still has a long way to go in garnering mainstream…

Los Angeles-based dance troupe Bodytraffic presents Barak Marshall's "and at midnight the green bride flew" at ODC Theater.
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FRIDAY, JULY 26 Contemporary ballet: Choreographer Amy Seiwert's Imagery presents "Sketch 3:…

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Courtesy PhotoThe Midsummer Mozart Festival Orchestra Ensemble

May 14: Michelle Tea launches YA novel and other San Francisco events

Who’s in town Best-selling author and Pulitzer Prize nominee Nicholas Carr, whose…

Courtesy PhotoThe Midsummer Mozart Festival Orchestra Ensemble
Courtesy photoPower of objects:  A “foam tableau” is among the scenes in “Spaceholder Festival

‘Spaceholder Festival’ mines the past for meaning

If you gathered the artifacts from one day in your life —…

Courtesy photoPower of objects:  A “foam tableau” is among the scenes in “Spaceholder Festival

Musical shows the ins and outs of finding love in the digital age

A man and a woman each sit alone in separate apartments, their…