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  • 5 years ago | Dance

    Los Angeles-based Diavolo prides itself on being a team. Artistic director Jacques Heim says that all of its pieces are created by the dancers. The company's show Friday night at Jones Hall did prove that none of the performers takes precedence ov...

  • 5 years ago | Dance

    It's been a great year in Houston for those of us who love Jiří Kylián, possibly the greatest living European choreographer. In April, the Czech master's works were prominent at Dance Salad with the intricate duets Blackbird an...

  • 5 years ago | Dance

    Bronx-based ensemble Universes finally brought its potent Ameriville to Houston this weekend, thanks to the city's always-courageous presenter, DiverseWorks Art Space. The unusually emphatic and highly political 90-minute work attempts to capture ...

  • 5 years ago | Dance

    "Whether you're high or low," sings Janelle Monae, "you gotta tip on the tightrope." When So You Think You Can Dance star Kent Boyd seized the Reliant Arena stage last night to dance his teenage heart out to her jumpy hit, he sure didn't have any ...

  • 5 years ago | Dance

    For kids, it's back-to-school. For dancers and their fans, it's back to The Wortham. On opening night the members of Houston Ballet looked well-rested and ready to roll, and there's plenty of new blood in the ranks. We found the program, for the m...

  • 5 years ago | Dance

    Huntsville might seem an unlikely base for a contemporary dance company, but choreographers Andy Noble and Dionne Sparkman Noble aren't looking for a safety net. In their mission statement, they say they want to challenge both their own boundaries...

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