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The 2017 DUMBO DANCE FESTIVAL

A FOUR-DAY SPECTACULAR PRESENTING 70 COMPANIES FROM NEW YORK & AROUND THE WORLD October 5 - 8, 2017 October 5, 7PM GALA October 6-8, 2017 – Festival Performances October 8, 2017 – Family Friendly Program On Thursday, October 5, 2017, WHITE WAVE Dance celebrates the 17th Anniversary season of the DUMBO Dance Festival (DDF) with [...]

The Dance Gallery Festival 2017

The Dance Gallery Festival 2017 Gelsey Kirkland Arts Center 29 Jay St November 3, 2017 7PM Opening Night $25 General Admission Followed by a reception and meet & greet with Festival artists Twelve artists, selected by the Festival committee from more than 250 applications, will present work pushing the boundaries of modern and contemporary dance. [...]

Acquanetta

January 9-14, 2018 music by MICHAEL GORDON libretto by DEBORAH ARTMAN directed by DANIEL FISH conducted by DANIELA CANDILLARI scenic design by JIM FINDLAY video design by Josh Higgason lighting design by Xavier Pierce Run time: 70 minutes Chamber version commissioned by Beth Morrison Projects for PROTOTYPE Festival 2018. TICKETS AVAILABLE Cast: Acquanetta (mezzo-soprano) [...]

Golden Boy by Clifford Odets

Nov. 9, 10, 11, 12 – 15, 16, 17, 18, 19 2017 - 8.00 PM - Weekend matinee 2.30 PM TICKETS AVAILABLE Directed by Aaron Latham and Graydon Gund A VERY SPECIAL PRODUCTION StoPD (Support and Training to Overcome Parkinson's Disease), in collaboration with Shetler Studios and GK Arts Center, presents 'Golden Boy', written by [...]

Gelsey Kirkland Academy’s 2017 Spring Showcase

May 20-21, 2017 Annual Performance showcasing Gelsey Kirkland Academy students in works including La Vivandiere, Fresci and excerpts from Les Sylphides, Sleeping Beauty, Faust, Persian Fantasy and More. Performed by the students of Gelsey Kirkland Academy of Classical Ballet, May 20 & 21, 2017 at the GK ArtsCenter in DUMBO Brooklyn. ***When ticket sales [...]

Brooklyn Bridge Dance Festival

Featuring the Periapsis Open Series, GK ArtsCenter and Periapsis Music & Dance April 28, 29 & 30 Tickets now on sale! $24 advance; $30 door (regular) $15 advance; $20 door (student/artist) PURCHASE TICKETS HERE! 29 Jay Street, DUMBO Brooklyn close to F and A/C trains GK [...]

Periapsis Music and Dance presents: IMMINENCE

Featuring works by; Erin Dillon, Joshua Beamish, Katarzyna Skarpetowska Jonathan Howard Katz, Shawn Jaeger And guests from the Periapsis Open Series April 1 at 8pm April 2 at 3pm and 7pm Tickets now on sale! $24 advance; $30 door (regular) $15 advance; $20 door (student/artist) Available at periapsismusicanddance.org PURCHASE TICKETS HERE! [...]

Gelsey Kirkland Ballet presents Eternal Spring – The Arrows and Errors of Eros

From the Sublime to the Ridiculous Featuring 3 Yakobson Masterpieces and works by Galiezovski, Lavrosky & Petipa March 23-26, 2017 Tickets now on sale starting at $20 PURCHASE TICKETS HERE! Gelsey Kirkland and Michael Chernov Artistic Directors 29 Jay Street, DUMBO Brooklyn close to F and A/C trains Photo [...]

Social Thinking: May 2 – 5, 2017

In New York City, use the Social Thinking Informal Dynamic Assessment to delve into a person's strengths and weaknesses and emerge with strategies tailored to the individual. Learn over 20 unique Social Thinking concepts and vocabulary for teaching self-regulation, executive functioning, emotional understanding and theory of mind/perspective taking. Explore how to enrich your play and [...]

Under The Tangle: Hope, Discovery, Adventure in a Labyrinth – Feb. 13 & 14

Join Treehouse Shakers, an award-winning dance and theater company, with their newest dance-play, Under the Tangle. Under the Tangle takes family audiences on a theatrical journey that is filled with surprise, wonder and discovery. Visually Vibrant, Under the Tangle, is the original dance-play about an adolescent girl who becomes ensnarled in a labyrinth after the [...]