RSS

Danceworks Performance Company

Join Danceworks Performance Company and composer Allen Russell for an evening length concert of original music and dance inspired by the ‘secrets’ of intergenerational Milwaukee community members. Read more

Dance

DanceworksMadLimbs_JeffZmania.jpg

Jeff Zmania

Mad Li(m)bs is a wild ride of a concert that prioritizes fun! The audience fills in the blanks to determine what happens next, keeping the dancers on their toes—in more ways than one. Read more

Dance

Handel’s operas are teeming with animals! Stroll the grounds of the Lynden Sculpture Garden in search of the lion, bee, nightingale, snake, elephant, frog, dove, stag, tiger – even a phoenix! Come explore the menagerie created when Danceworks Perf.. Read more

Dance

The most important thing to know about Sophia is her stamina or her will, or perhaps her certainty of the way which things should be… This multi-media work reflects on the story of guest choreographer Daniel Burkholder's 97 year-old grandmother, S.. Read more

Dance

Molière’s classic theatrical comedy Tartuffe comes to Village Playhouse’s Inspiration Studios while American Players Theatre opens three new plays. Read more

, Performing Arts Weekly

InReview_Skylight_A_ByRossZentner.jpg

Photo Credit: Ross Zentner

Skylight Music Theatre, Milwaukee Opera Theatre, Danceworks Performance Company and Chant Claire Chamber Choir present Carmina Burana as a visual and aural spectacle full of boisterous energy. Read more

Theater

Highlighting this week’s arts’ scene, First Stage’s production of Big River flows into the Marcus Center’s Todd Wehr Theater; and Ronn McFarlane and Paul O’Dette “lute” the Zelazo Center for the Performing Arts. Read more

Performing Arts Weekly

PAW_chineselady.jpg

System Administrator

Highlighting this week’s performing arts’ scene, The Chinese Lady appears at the Milwaukee Repertory Theater, Torch and Glamour takes to Danceworks’ stage, and Florentine Opera’s studio artists sing “Con Amore.” Read more

, Performing Arts Weekly

Join Danceworks Performance Company and composer Allen Russell for an evening length concert of original music and dance inspired by the ‘secrets’ of intergenerational Milwaukee community members. Read more

Dance

DanceReview_Danceworks_ByPaulRuffolo.jpg

Photo Credit: Paul Ruffolo

Danceworks Performance Company’s inspiring concert Women Who Dance brought the company’s founding artistic director, Sarah Wilbur, to the stage along with many other diverse women dancers—from Danceworks and elsewhere. Read more

Dance

Danceworks_ByPaulRuffolo.jpg

Photo credit: Paul Ruffolo

Mad Li(m)bs features choreographer Dani Kuepper, her five-woman company and their guest artists in an ambitious comic concert that also capitalizes on the performers’ many dance and theatre skills. Read more

Dance

Each of the premieres in the Battery Factory’s “Tessellate 2017" festival of experimental performance incorporated elements of dance and theater. Read more

Dance

George Frideric Handel’s animal characters from his splendid operas and oratorios take to Lynden Sculpture Garden June 16 and 17 in a collaborative event by Milwaukee Opera Theatre and Danceworks Performance Company called “Handel’s Bestiar... Read more

A&E Feature

Stories from a Life is an unusually conceptual performance created by choreographer/dancer Daniel Burkholder in collaboration with six superb performers from the Danceworks Performance Company. Read more

Dance

Opening night generally ends a process, but Dance In or Take Out?, a collection of older dances and a premiere that opened Danceworks Performance Company’s season, begins one: The dancers plan to perform them, free and open to the public, a... Read more

Dance

The 1-year-old Milwaukee Dance Theatre Network (MDTN) was finding its legs, or so it seemed to me, at its first anniversary gathering on Oct. 1 at Danceworks. The members are the artistic leaders of many of Milwaukee’s dance organizations a... Read more

A&E Feature

Off the Cuff interview’s Milwaukee dance artist Joelle Worm, facilitator of The Field Milwaukee, a forum to provide performing artists with feedback. Read more

Off the Cuff

This summer’s Danceworks DanceLAB is in four parts. “Get It Out There” is an eclectic concert of premieres by new and established Milwaukee choreographers; “Ignite: A Hip Hop Dance Experience;” “Danceworks on Tap: DiverCity;” and “... Read more

A&E Feature

dancereview_danceworks_(bypaulruffolo).jpg.jpe

Photo by Paul Ruffolo

Inside us all lives the child we once were. The Quest, Jason Powell’s fifth collaboration with Danceworks Performance Company, spoke to boys and girls of all ages. Cream City Percussion played alongside Chant Claire Chamber Choir onstage an... Read more

Dance

Danceworks Performance Company’s new concert Writing About Music/Dancing About Architecture presented a series of new works inspired by writing and architecture. Choreography by Andrew Zanoni, Joelle Worm and Jason Powell, Christal Wagner a... Read more

Dance

Danceworks Performance Company premieres new works by company choreographers exploring how thinking across disciplines sparks dance making. Writing About Music / Dancing About Architecture includes new works by Dani Kuepper, Christal Wagner... Read more

Dance

On Saturday, Jan. 23 the new troupe Gina Laurenzi Dance Project performs to live accompaniment from Chicago-based TWIN TALK. Read more

Dance

footsteps.jpg.jpe

Photo by Paul Ruffolo

Footsteps, Shadows and Whispers, Danceworks Performance Company’s 2015 Fall Concert, offered six impressive dance works by company choreographers and guest collaborators. Read more

Dance

SOCIAL UPDATES