Artist & Educator Li Chiao-Ping Comes Full Circle, Apr 2007

A native of the San Francisco Bay Area, Li Chiao-Ping has come back to us. After a long time ...


Corporate Giving 101

Ah, stalking the elusive corporate donor! Back in the good ol’ fundraising days (the mid-80’s, ...


Purple Moon Dance Project Turns Spotlight on Lesbian and Women of Color Artists

I came to know the work of the Purple Moon Dance Project within the first few weeks of moving to San ...


ODC/Dance Takes On Hard Truths With Fluid Agility

As the war in Iraq drags on, more and more choreographers are creating dances of protest. Paul ...


Quiet Storm; Lily Cai Pays Tribute to Women

On the screen of Lily Cai’s laptop, three small images of the same dancer move in not quite ...


Words on Dance; The Lives Behind the Footlights

Few dancers of this generation so clearly embody the all-American ballerina as Tina LeBlanc, who ...


DOUBLE VISION; To Futurism and Back Again

If you dare visit our apartment in Oakland, CA you will undoubtedly have to watch your step. Inside ...


One Child’s Perspective on Dance, Creativity & Rigor

Lately, I’ve been interested in the rigor of creativity. Luna Kids Dance, as a composition-based ...