homeLA’s “One House Twice” tackles various angles of Neutra minimalism.
Aspen Santa Fe Ballet’s latest work, “Eudaemonia,” tackles the unsettling theme of searching for stability with a blend of Broadway-inspired and contemporary choreography. The result is a bittersweet conclusion that questions the convoluted approach most of us take toward achieving happiness.
4C LAB’s premiere work “In This Skin” combats the negativity of our president-elect’s campaign through the voices of young, ethnically-diverse millennials who utilize their artistic abilities to fight for a more inclusive American future.
The refugee crisis dominates discussion among world leaders and for good reason. According to the UNHCR, we are witnessing the highest levels of human displacement in history – over 65 million people around the world have been forced from their homes. Recent figures from the United Nations reveal that Germany has accepted more migrants than any…
Mecca Vazie Andrews is a dancer/choreographer/singer/songwriter of Trinidadian descent, who is proud of her title as an artist.
“Iphigenia: Book of Change” is an almost indecipherable performance text. Directed and written by Elise Kermani, the hybrid production of puppetry, theater, dance, video and music, according to the program notes, combines the tale of Iphigenia, the Greek heroine sacrificed to the moon goddess Artemis, with true stories of contemporary women who have faced imprisonment….
Meg Wolfe’s New Faithful Disco combines a modern-dance feel with snippets of ’70s club music in an intimate piece that explores relationships in the dawn of the decade’s sexual revolution.
Whether invoking earth, wind, water or fire, Cloud Gate Dance Theatre of Taiwan embodied all elements during its Southern California debut of choreographer Lin Hwai-min’s “Rice” at the Dorothy Chandler Pavilion in February with beauty, elegance and grace. From start to finish, Cloud Gate, using their signature blend of martial arts, modern dance, ballet, and…
CONTRA-TIEMPO’s latest piece, Agua Furiosa, is an eruption of movement that uses dance and non-verbal dramatization to elaborate on several themes, including race, arrogance and water, all of which capitalizes on extreme energy, but still feels disconnected overall.