Past Event: Mystic Fountain

Past Event: Mystic Fountain

The New York Baroque Dance Company is producing The Mystic Fountain, a 4 day workshop exploring expressive gesture emobodied in dance from the 18th century to the 20th century. Taking place in NYC at Gibney Dance 280 Broadway at Chambers Street, from June 20-23, 2019.  Livia Vanaver will teach St. Denis's "White Jade." This solo from 1926 shows a statue of Kuan Yin, the Chinese goddess of mercy, coming to life. The Oriental figure's gentleness, serenity and compassion bring to mind a Western Madonna.

Past Event: 92nd Street Y

Past Event: 92nd Street Y

Youth Company will join Company members for an April 1st, 7:00 pm performance at the The 7th biennial Conney Conference on Jewish Arts. In collaboration with 92nd Street Y, this conference celebrates 15 years since its founding. Keynote Speaker: Dr. Naomi Jackson, author of “Converging Movements: Modern Dance and Jewish Culture at the 92nd Street Y”. The 2019 conference will be framed within the historical context of the 92nd Street Y and will address the practices, histories and current state of the Jewish Arts across a diverse spectrum of genres and experience.