Speak: Still With Us by Debby Kajiyama, April 2014

…an immersive, multi-disciplinary work about the triple disaster in Japan that started off with the slipping of the earth’s crust and the displacement of the ocean, and transformed into a…

LINES Ballet: Homegrown Company Takes Flight

…a San Francisco treasure, embodying the best of San Francisco, the creative excellence and diverse culture of this city,” said Mayor Newsom. “He has given equally to the dance community…

Keeping On Keeping On

…by 15%. I realize it is hard to think of the current and projected cutbacks as anything other than the “sky is falling.” But one has to use this wave…

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…Cook Islands Costa Rica Cote D’Ivoire Croatia Cuba Curacao Cyprus Czech Republic Democratic Republic of the Congo Denmark Djibouti Dominica Dominican Republic Ecuador Egypt El Salvador Equatorial Guinea Eritrea Estonia…

Ethnic Dance Festival: Chatting with Carlos Carvajal Behind the Scenes

…and performers, both CK Ladzepo and Carlos Carvajal are tasked with the difficult job of streamlining up to 50 audition finalists representing a multitude of countries: Spain, India, Japan, Korea,…

Tenderloin Gold: NAKA Dance Theater Partners with Skywatchers to Reveal Stories from the Tenderloin

…accompany the group’s lines and melodies. “What’s up, Sonic?” calls Molina to a silver-skinned man who’s just walked in. Sonic puts a finger to his lips as if he would…

Living and Moving in a Way that Grows: A Look at Sustainability

…Area. Shinichi currently teaches at Mills College in Oakland, while inkboat is an artist in residence at ODC Theater and is currently rehearsing for Line Between, a piece directed by…

Nothing to Prove: Talking with Tania of La Tania Baile Flamenco

…ended.” There isn’t a comparable nightclub culture in the US, and we talk about the centrality of that culture to sustaining a dance form like Flamenco. Tania explains that “not…

Inspirations and Obsessions: A Conversation with Dancersโ€™ Groupโ€™s New Program Director

…dance career, and the myriad steps it takes to create a company. Working with the Dancers’ Group staff provides me great joy and a tremendous opportunity to learn from a…

Welcome, Dec 2012

…writes about her introduction to Duncan Dancing and Sano’s unique blend of styles inspired by Duncan and her native Japan. The respite of time away in a foreign country reminded…