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Invertigo Dance Theatre - Santa Monica - Presents:Invertigo’s 10th Anniversary CelebrationSunday, 10/22/2017
Invertigo Dance Theatre presents their 10th Anniversary Celebration featuring two new works "Interior Design" and "Formulae & Fairy Tales," with a post-show party for all.
American Contemporary Ballet - Los Angeles - Presents:American Contemporary Ballet presents INFERNO10/13/2017 - 10/28/2017 (next performance: Thursday, 10/26/2017)
This October, go straight to hell. Dante's tale is retold through Pulitzer Prize-winning composer Charles Wuorinen's violent piece for two pianos and American Contemporary Ballet's sinuous dancers. Where? 350 feet above downtown Los Angeles.
Ebony Repertory Theatre - Los Angeles - Presents:Garth Fagan Dance10/27/2017 - 10/29/2017 (next performance: Friday, 10/27/2017)
The "unfailingly original" (NYTimes) Garth Fagan Dance returns to LA with 2 West Coast Premieres before their NYC unveiling and a reprise of Fagan's tribute to theatrical genius Geoffrey Holder and his partnership with Carmen de Lavallade, a Kennedy Center Honoree this December.
Los Angeles Ballet - Redondo Beach - Presents:Pushing Dance Boundaries - Redondo Beach Saturday, 10/28/2017
Avant-garde works from three remarkable choreographers: Alejandro Cerrudo’s cutting-edge contemporary Second to Last duets and Pacopepepluto, a World Premiere from phenom Menghan Lou, and the groundbreaking masterwork The Four Temperaments by George Balanchine.
The Wallis - Beverly Hills - Presents:L.A. Dance Project11/2/2017 - 11/4/2017 (next performance: Thursday, 11/2/2017)
The Wallis is thrilled to announce L.A. Dance Project as its first Company-In-Residence. Collaborating with the company’s Artistic Director Benjamin Millepied, The Wallis welcomes L.A. Dance Project in a series of programs in both the fall of 2017 and the spring of 2018, as well as other education and outreach activities.
Donna Sternberg and Dancers - Culver CIty - Presents:Life Stories11/4/2017 - 11/5/2017 (next performance: Saturday, 11/4/2017)
An emotionally stirring work examining what it's like to grow old in a city built for the young.
Valley Performing Arts Center - Northridge - Presents:DIAVOLO: 25-Year Anniversary MarathonSaturday, 11/11/2017
Signature works from the company’s Past, Present, and Future
In all, DIAVOLO will perform ten different pieces in a single day.
JazzAntiqua Dance & Music Ensemble - Los Angeles - Presents:JazzAntiqua Dance & Music Ensemble Presents BREATH (part 2)Saturday, 11/11/2017
A poignant evening of dance, live jazz and masterful storytelling by the award-winning Company.
Choreography/Artistic Direction: Pat Taylor
poet Peter J. Harris
choreographer Cynthia Gutierrez-Garner
"Evocative, graceful and bubbling with rich, jazzy textures..." - Los Angeles Times
"These dancers were real people, with real stories that are our stories..." - LA Dance Review
Carpenter Performing Arts Center - Long Beach - Presents:NW Dance Project - Woolf PapersSaturday, 11/11/2017
Founded by acclaimed dancer and choreographer Sarah Slipper, NW Dance Project is “one of America’s hottest dance companies” (WE Vancouver). Known for its “cutting edge contemporary work” (Portland Tribune), this Oregon-based dance company brings an all- original repertory to its Carpenter Center debut.
Cal State University Fullerton - Fullerton - Presents:Fall Dance Theatre11/30/2017 - 12/10/2017 (next performance: Thursday, 11/30/2017)
CSUF’s award-winning dancers and choreographers present a mix of classic, jazz, ballet, and modern dance.
“You have to love dancing…that single fleeting moment when you feel alive.” – Merce Cunningham
Pacific Symphony - Costa Mesa - Presents:Nutcracker for Kids!Saturday, 12/2/2017
Visions of sugarplums and beautiful ballerinas will dance in your head after seeing Tchaikovsky’s delightful Christmas ballet, performed in a condensed version created just for kids. This annual favorite finishes with a grand finale sing-along and a jolly visit from Santa himself!
Join in the fun at the interactive Musical Carnival in the concert hall lobby, where kids can test drive a ...
The Music Center - Los Angeles - Presents:George Balanchine’s The Nutcracker® 12/7/2017 - 12/10/2017 (next performance: Thursday, 12/7/2017)
Delight in the storybook holiday fairytale that captures the spirit of the season through the magic of a child’s imagination. It is Christmas Eve. A blanket of snow covers the ground, a bright Christmas star glows in the sky, and Marie and her Nutcracker Prince are about to embark on an unexpected journey to a winter wonderland of enchantment!
La Mirada Theatre - La Mirada - Presents:The Magic of Christmas starring The Young Americans12/7/2017 - 12/14/2017 (next performance: Thursday, 12/7/2017)
Join us as we transform La Mirada Theatre into a winter wonderland and bring holiday cheer to theatre-goers of all ages. Featuring state-of-the-art 45-foot LED walls, over 6,000 costumes and 30 festive scene changes. Creatively produced and choreographed, these ‘fun for the whole family’ musical numbers range from hip- hopping penguins, dancing Santas, and The Nutcracker Suite, to Toyland, The Polar Express and Christmas choral music including Handel’s Messiah.
Festival Ballet Theatre - Irvine - Presents:Festival Ballet Theatre: The Nutcracker12/9/2017 - 12/24/2017 (next performance: Saturday, 12/9/2017)
A cherished holiday classic, perfect for all ages.
Luminario Ballet - Los Angeles - Presents:Viennese Winter GalaFriday, 12/15/2017
Luminario Ballet's Annual Fundraiser!
Presenting a rare performance of the entire Franz Schubert's "Winterreise"~"Winter's Journey"
El Camino College - Torrance - Presents:The Nutcracker12/16/2017 - 12/17/2017 (next performance: Saturday, 12/16/2017)
December 16 & 17 @ 2 p.m.
Tickets $34 Adults | $24 Children (12 and under) | Marsee Auditorium, Center for the Arts at El Camino College, Torrance, CA
Coast City Ballet - Huntington Beach - Presents:The Nutcracker Ballet12/22/2017 - 12/23/2017 (next performance: Friday, 12/22/2017)
Coast City Ballet proudly presents its 14th production of The Nutcracker Ballet.
Based on the original choreography by Marious Petipa and Leon Ivanov, under the direction of Clara D’Autilia, Coast City Ballet’s The Nutcracker captures the enchantment and magic of this timeless holiday favorite.
Lisa Smith Wengler Center for the Arts - Malibu - Presents:Ezralow Dance CompanyWednesday, 1/10/2018
Artistic Director Daniel Ezralow
Ezralow Dance Company mingles contemporary dance with playful humor, provocative ideas, striking visuals, and “a fine-scaled, gutsy energy” (New York Times) in performances that transport the audience to a new dimension with an explosive blend of extraordinary creative fantasy and dramatic emotion.
Carpenter Performing Arts Center - Long Beach - Presents:Les Ballets Trockadero de Monte Carlo1/20/2018 - 1/21/2018 (next performance: Saturday, 1/20/2018)
Join us for what will be the funniest night you’ll ever have at the ballet, as the “Trocks” return to Carpenter Center after five sold-out appearances! The “ballerinas” of this all-male company bring hilarity and awe with a unique combination of ballet, parodies and physical comedy—along with pieces that show off the performers’ impressive dance abilities.
Lisa Smith Wengler Center for the Arts - Malibu - Presents:PilobolusThursday, 1/25/2018
Combining gymnastics, weight sharing, pop dance, and performance art in a delightfully whimsical human circus, the innovative award-winning dance troupe Pilobolus wears its revolutionary stripes on its sleeves. Like its biological namesake—a feisty little fungus that thrives in farmyards—Pilobolus continues to grow toward the light, expanding and refining its unique methods of collective ....
Philharmonic Society - Costa Mesa - Presents:Joyce Yang & Aspen Santa Fe BalletThursday, 4/5/2018
Nicolo Fonte, choreographer
Jirí Kylián, choreographer
Jorma Elo, choreographer
Joyce Yang, piano
Where We Left Off (Nicolo Fonte)
GLASS: Mad Rush, Metamorphosis II
Return to a Strange Land (Jirí Kylián)
JANÁCEK: On an Overgrown Path, Sonata “1905”, Diary of One Who Disappeared (excerpts)
New Work (Jorma Elo)
(world premiere, Philharmonic Society of Orange County co-commission)
The Wallis - Beverly Hills - Presents:L.A. Dance Project4/5/2018 - 4/7/2018 (next performance: Thursday, 4/5/2018)
Cal State University Fullerton - Fullerton - Presents:Spring Dance Theatre5/3/2018 - 5/13/2018 (next performance: Thursday, 5/3/2018)
Join CSUF’s award-winning dancers and choreographers in vibrant, dynamic performances.
“Great dancers are not great because of their technique. They are great because of their passion!” Martha Graham
The Wallis - Beverly Hills - Presents:BODYTRAFFIC5/31/2018 - 6/2/2018 (next performance: Thursday, 5/31/2018)
For the past 10 years, BODYTRAFFIC has traveled the globe as Los Angeles’ most invigorating dance ambassadors. To celebrate its 10th Anniversary Season, BODYTRAFFIC comes home for its anticipated debut at The Wallis.