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Mark Foehringer’s ‘Alice’

Mark Foehringer’s Alice in Wonderland, inspired by Lewis Carroll’s timeless story, Alice’s Adventure in Wonderland. The new production premiered at the Cowell Theater, Fort Mason Center, April 7, 2018. The production featured collaborations with puppeteer Simon Trumble (The Very Hungry…

Dimensions Dance Theater

Dimensions Dance Theater April 13,14, 2018 Malonga Casquelourd Center, Oakland 45 Years of Excellence! Latanya d. Tigner and her group, Dimensions Dance Theater, presented a moving program of works on Friday, April 13. The evening was a celebration of the…

San Francisco Ballet: Robbins

San Francisco Ballet: SF. Opera House Robbins: Ballet and Broadway March 20-March 25, 2018 The several facets of Jerome Robbins I spent an unusual day at the Opera House. In the afternoon the company was rehearsing the evening’s program with…

Oakland Ballet “Jangala”

Oakland Ballet Company “Jangala” March 10,13,16, 17, 2018 Skyline HS, Oakland (Other sites; Castro Valley HS, San Leandro HS) Indian Dance: Bharatanatyam and the Oakland Ballet Graham Lustig, Artistic Director of the Oakland Ballet, grew up in London and learned…

Wayne McGregor "Autobiography"

Company Wayne McGregor “Autobiography” YBCA San Francisco March 8-10, 2018 Contemporary Dance The performance of Company Wayne McGregor’s “Autobiography” demands that we look at contemporary dance, its vocabulary, its technical and theatrical effects, its motivation and of course, its performances.…