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Loft Party Show w/ Kotoko Brass & Karikatura

Loft party show w/ live music from Kotoko Brass (Boston/Ghana) & Karikatura (NYC, Ropeadope Records) + West African food (fufu, light soup, groundnut soup & jollof rice). BYOB. ——————– Kotoko Brass Bio: Inspired by the traditional drum rhythms of Ghana, Kotoko Brass has created a unique, joyful, and improvisational style of West African dance music […]


BCDP Presents: Summer 2018 Dance Auditions

The summer season is much larger, consisting of about 30-35 dancers per year. The goal of this season is to rehearse for our summer showcase in August. Outside performances are limited in order to have time to complete the full length show. Adult company and teen apprentice positions are available. Please arrive at 5:45pm to […]


Spark

On June 10, guests are invited to join Luminarium Dance Company as it celebrates its eighth anniversary with an evening of riveting performances, silent auctions, award-winning desserts, and local brews. The evening strives to raise funds that support Luminarium’s community, youth, and artistic programming. Spark: Luminarium’s 8th Anniversary Gala & Showcase will once again be held at the […]


Exploring the Hidden Music: 6.8.18

Trained as an architect and jazz musician, Christopher Janney has been combining these two disciplines for more than thirty years. On the one hand, making architecture more like music, his installations include his MIT graduate thesis “SOUNDSTAIR- An Urban Musical Instrument” at the Boston Museum of Science and “RAINBOW COVE” in Logan Airport. On the […]


The Melting Pot

Creative Groove for Creative Movement “They are an extraordinary band, with musicians of the highest caliber! Creative, groove-based, improvisational, high-spirited, and soulful music-making.” -Susan Robbins, Third Life Studio


April Cafe Raqs

Join us on April 22nd for Cafe Raqs! If you’ve never been, Cafe Raqs is a place for New England’s belly dancers of all styles and levels to perform in a fun, professional, and supportive environment! Our line-up this month includes veterans from the New England belly dance community and up-and-coming stars performing American Cabaret, […]


Limitless: Spring Dance Concert

Limitless consists of five diverse pieces that together present the potential of modern dance. Of the five pieces, students will bring two masterworks to life, including Mark Morris’s Gloria, set to Vivaldi’s music performed live by the Boston Conservatory Orchestra and Choruses; and Doug Varone’s Lux, a tour-de-force of athleticism set to music by Philip Glass. […]


March Cafe Raqs

Join us on March 25th for Cafe Raqs! If you’ve never been, Cafe Raqs is a place for New England’s belly dancers of all styles and levels to perform in a fun, professional, and supportive environment! Our line-up this month includes veterans from the New England belly dance community and up-and-coming stars performing American Cabaret, […]


February Cafe Raqs

Join us on February 25th for Cafe Raqs! If you’ve never been, Cafe Raqs is a place for New England’s belly dancers of all styles and levels to perform in a fun, professional and supportive environment! Our line-up this month includes veterans from the New England belly dance community and up-and-coming stars performing American Cabaret, […]


Percussive Dance Intensive with Sandy Silva

All backgrounds are welcome to explore making music through dance. Sandy Silva has been teaching percussive dance for over 20 years. She began studying with master dancers and assimilating her learning through performing, creating and teaching with musicians from multiple musical genres. She draws upon the essence of these music/rhythm dance styles and is able […]


I-Opener Dance Autumn Festival

    The promised All Day I-Opener is here! We just want to play with you all day and we have so many treats to share with you: Grounding in Yoga warm up,  blissing out on Morning Ecstatic Dance, Workshops: Contact Improvisation or Thai Massage, diving into sublime melodies of John Hughes playing Kora, community dinner and […]


High-Flying Photos from the Esh Circus Arts Advanced Show

Last month, Esh Circus Arts brought gravity-defying aerial acrobatics to the Center for Arts at the Armory with its advanced studies show: 17 Words. The sold-out production saw students of Esh’s Professional Preparatory Program and Adult Summer Intensive (along with some special guests) soaring through the air on trapezes and silks or tumbling and contorting […]