Kirven (L) and Antonio Douthit-Boyd have been guest teachers at COCA for the past several years.

Ailey’s Legacy, At Home in St. Louis

In Conversation with Kelly Pollock: Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater’s Antonio and Kirven Douthit-Boyd to join COCA faculty this August Around the world, young dancers dream of joining the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater. With its signature blend of balletic lines, explosive strength, and constant humanism, the company’s repertory, which has expanded to include new…

Amy Chavasse will present the duet "Deux Dogtooth" this weekend at Triskelion Arts. Photo by Glen Berring.

What to See This Weekend: June 4-7

Curtain Call: Cedar Lake Contemporary Ballet’s Final Performances Known for bringing works by some of Europe’s most à la mode choreographers to New York with an unmatched youthful energy, Cedar Lake Contemporary Ballet shocked the dance world earlier this year with an announcement that it will cease operations at the end of this season.  The group…

Time Out New York Eliminates Dance Section

Yesterday morning, the news broke that after May 1, 2015, Time Out New York  will no longer publish a standalone Dance section in its weekly magazine. Instead, dance coverage will be greatly reduced and integrated into a new Theater and Dance section. This change coincides with the resignation of TONY’s Dance Editor Gia Kourlas; a replacement…