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Monday September 11, 8:15 am to 8:46 am
Lincoln Center Josie Robertson Plaza (around the fountain)

Jacqulyn Buglisi's moving 9/11 Table of Silence project, a free public performance tribute to 9/11 and prayer for peace and healing, returns to Lincoln Center for the 7th year.   Performed around the Josie Robertson Plaza fountain, the 100+ dancers are led by members of Buglisi Dance Theatre in this dance call to action for peace.  Choreographer Buglisi was inspired to create the breathtaking ceremony after seeing Italian visual artist Rossella Vasta's sculptural installation of 100 ceramic plates that represent a banquet table uniting humanity.   The ceremony begins at 8:15 am and ends precisely at 8:46 am, the time that American Airlines Flight 11 crashed into the North Tower.
free admission - for information call 212.719.3301

Josie Robertson Plaza at Lincoln Center | 64th Street and Columbus Avenue

Battery Dance
The 36th Annual
in association with Battery Park City Authority
August 13-19, 2017 from 7pm to 9pm
Battery Park

Battery Dance, in association with Battery Park City Authority, announces the 36th Annual Battery Dance Festival, with free performances on August 13-18, 2017, from 7pm to 9pm against the breathtaking backdrop of the New York Harbor at Robert F. Wagner Jr. Park in Battery Park City, culminating in a closing event and reception on August 19, 2017, from 6pm to 8pm at
The Schimmel Center at Pace University. For more information, visit Tickets for August 19 will be available beginning 8/1.

Robert F. Wagner Jr. Park in Battery Park City

Dances Patrelle
Announces Student Auditions for
The Yorkville Nutcracker
Saturday, September 16, 2017 from noon to 3pm for ages 13 and up.*
Sunday, September 17, 2017 from 10am to 11:30am for 6-9 year olds.
Sunday, September 17, 2017 from 11:30am to 2pm for 10-13 year olds.
Ballet Academy East, 1651 Third Avenue, NYC.

Dances Patrelle announces student auditions for The Yorkville Nutcracker. Auditions will be held on Saturday, September 16, 2017 and Sunday, September 17, 2017 at Ballet Academy East, 1651 Third Avenue, NYC.

Parents of children ages 6 - 12 must attend a parent information briefing, which will be held during the first half hour of each audition. Production Fee: $275. Limited scholarships are available. Preregistration is available by downloading the form at The comprehensive schedule will be available at audition. All students must be currently enrolled in a ballet school. Weekly rehearsals begin September 30, 2017. Younger dancers start later. For more details, visit or email

Dancers should arrive in appropriate dance attire.
* (Ladies should be prepared to dance en pointe).

Dances Patrelle will present The Yorkville Nutcracker fromDecember 7-10, 2017 at The Kaye Playhouse at Hunter College, E. 68th Street between Park and Lexington Avenues, NYC. Performances: Thursday, Friday and Saturday at 7pm; Saturday at 2pm; and Sunday at 12pm and 5pm.

For more information, visit

Ballet Academy East | 1651 Third Avenue, NYC.

Fini Italian Dance Festival 2017
Thursday August 31 at 8 PM
Ailey Citigroup Theater

Antonio Fini announces the 7th annual Fini Italian Dance Festival, held in his native Calabria and NYC, culminating in an August 31st Gala Performance and Awards Presentation at the Ailey Citigroup Theater in NYC.  Dance companies from Rome and Bologna will appear, joined by U.S. based companies with Italian or Italian-American directors.  Hostess is Milan's glamorous Tabata Caldironi.   A Lifetime Achievement Award will be presented to Terese Capucilli, the great dramatic dancer who led the Martha Graham Dance Company for years.  Marie Lorene Fichaux will receive the Extraordinary Dancer Award and will appear in a dance choreographed for her by Nacho Duato.  Recipients of the Rising Star Award, Antonio Cangiano and Alessio Crognale, will perform a duet by Michael Mao.

Tickets: $30

Ailey Citigroup Theater | 405 West 55 St. (corner of 9th Avenue)

September 16 at 7 PM
St. Peter's Church

The elegant GlamourTango, with an all-woman cast of musicians, vocalist, and dancers celebrating Tango from the Rio de la Plata region in South America, and paying tribute to the early women of Tango.   The glamorous cast, hailing from Argentina and Uruguay is: pianist/producer Polly Ferman, vocalist Mariela Marco, musicians Ina Paris, Yael Archer and Iris Ornig, and dancers Karina Romero, Mariana Parma, and Valeria Solomonoff.   Music by Astor Piazzolla, Daniel Binelli,  and other noted tango composers.

Tickets: $20

St. Peter's Church | 619 Lexington Avenue - at 54th Street


Thursday, Sep 14, 8:00PM
Friday, Sep 15, 8:00PM
Saturday, Sep 16, 8:00PM
Sunday, Sep 17, 6:00PM

Ximena and Shige's work is unique and powerful. It feels very ancient and very contemporary – a rare balance. It allows for a freedom of the mind. –  Robert Wilson

Their work is visually stunning and kinetically powerful. - Meredith Monk

The multidisciplinary duo Ximena Garnica and Shige Moriya and the LEIMAY Ensemble return to BAM Fisher with FRANTIC BEAUTY, the newest evening-length work representing the mid-point in their BECOMING pentalogy. Combining the LEIMAY Ensemble’s signature physicality layered over vivid visual landscapes, this world premiere reflects on society’s pursuit of and relationship to beauty. The piece features an original score by Emmy-winning composer Jeff Beal (House of Cards). Performances will take place at BAM Fisher / Fishman Space (321 Ashland Place, Brooklyn, NY 11217.) Tickets start at $25 and can be purchased online at].


Thurs, September 14, following the performance.
Post-show Opening Night Party (including guest performances)
VIP seating for the performance, reception and publication package available at $100.

Reception Tickets: $50 (Tickets for Thursday’s performance sold separately).

Fri, Sep 15, following the performance.
Post-Show Talk: Audience Roundtable
Free for same-day ticket holders

Sat, Sep 16, 6:30PM
Pre-Show Talk: Tracing the Art
Free for same-day ticket holders

Sun, Sep 17, 12:00 PM
LEIMAY LUDUS What a Body Can Do
Tickets: $25.

Sunday, Sep 17, following the performance.
Post-Show Closing Night Toast
Reception Tickets: $10 (Tickets for Sunday’s performance sold separately).

Tickets for all events and signed copies of the publication accompanying the show can be purchased online at Tickets start at $25 and can be purchased online at].

BAM Fisher | Fishman Space (321 Ashland Place, Brooklyn, NY 11217.)


Mark Morris Dance Center Open House 2017
Saturday, September 9th 9:30AM-5:00PM
Mark Morris Dance Center

Join us for a free sampling of a wide array of programming, including dance, music, and fitness classes for all ages, levels, and abilities; a performance of Mark Morris' Words by Mark Morris Dance Group company members, plus pop up performances throughout the day showcasing our many community partners; and healthy snacks all day long. Brooklyn Borough President, Eric L. Adams will kick off our afternoon performances.

“Our dancers, our school, everyone has been so welcomed and supported by the community.  Our Open House is our way of saying thanks. Join us and have fun.” - Mark Morris, MMDG Artistic Director/Choreographer.

FREE Event. For more information visit

Mark Morris Dance Center | 3 Lafayette Avenue, Brookyln NY, 22127


Soaking WET dance series
September 14-17
West End Theater

Soaking WET dance series, curated by David Parker and Jeff Kazin, opens its 2017-18 season with four days of dance.   Program A (performed Sept. 14, 15 & 16 at 7 PM) will be shared by Sarah Konner and Austin Selden Dance, and  Doppleganger Dance (directors/dancers are Shura Baryshnikov and Danielle Davidson).   Program B (performed Sept. 14, 15 & 16 at 8:30 PM and Sunday at 2 PM) will feature Beyond the Bang Group, with performances by 5 couples.

Tickets: $20
Reservations:   or  1.800.838.3006

West End Theater | 263 West 86th Street
(2nd floor of the Church - stairs in the front of the lobby, elevator in the back

Works & Process at the Guggenheim
Announces the World Premiere of
Works & Process Rotunda Project: Daniil Simkin
Falls the Shadow withchoreography by Alejandro Cerrudo
September 4 & 5, 2017 at 8pm and 9:30pm
The Guggenheim Museum

Spearheaded by American Ballet Theatre principal Daniil Simkin, with new choreography by Alejandro Cerrudo, and projection design by
Dmitrij Simkin, Falls the Shadow is a new 30-minute work made in and for the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum rotunda. It will feature dancers Daniil Simkin, ABT soloist Cassandra Trenary and Hubbard Street dancers
Andrew Murdock and Ana Lopez.

In "real-time," their movements will be captured by motion sensors, generating 3-D mapped visuals that will be projected onto the surface of the rotunda to create an immersive experience that meshes technology, music, visuals, fashion, and dance.

In 2017, Works & Process, the performing arts series at the Guggenheim, launched a new initiative, commissioning site-specific residencies and performances for the iconic Guggenheim Museum rotunda. Falls the Shadow will be the second Works & Process Rotunda Project and will be the culmination of rotunda residencies spanning five-weeks.

This 30-minute performance will be viewed from the ramps and requires audience members to stand for the duration of the program. Limited seating with diminished views available on the rotunda floor.

WorldStage is the technology partner for Falls the Shadow.

$40, $35 Guggenheim Members and Friends of Works & Process
Box Office (212) 423-3575 or
May 31 - Priority Ticketing for $500+ Friends of Works & Process
June 7 - General Ticketing

Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum Rotunda | 1071 Fifth Avenue, New York


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