Seated on the floor amongst stacks of famous books, Kosoko holds each title up and proclaims, “I’m reading! I’m reading!” Photo by Scott Shaw.

The Space Between – Jaamil Olawale Kosoko’s “#negrophobia” at Gibney Dance Center

Performed Friday, September 25, 2015 Jaamil Olawale Kosolo | anonymous bodies The Performance Lab at Gibney Dance Center New York, NY Jaamil Olawale Kosoko’s #negrophobia has many forms. It is an art installation, a practiced, choreographed performance, and a poetry reading. It is a personal story and a history lesson, told through the lens of…

Warner (left) and Omagbitse Omagbeti explore the space around them. Photo by Ian Douglas.

Celestial Bodies, Searching for Orbit – Anna Sperber’s “Ruptured Horizon” at Gibney Dance Center

Performed Friday, June 12, 2015 Choreographed by Anna Sperber Gibney Dance’s Agnes Varis Performance Center New York, NY It’s no secret that dance and architecture are inextricably linked. Dance relies on performance spaces in order to exist in the public record, and religious leaders, royal families, and city planners alike have spent years (and millions…

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…