Philadelphia dancers are working the Big Apple this weekend
Ballet X and Koresh Dance Company are
Part of Dance Gotham at Symphony Space
Sunday Jan 11 with [ZØGMA] collectif de folklore urbain,
ARENA Dances, Ezdanza, Montréal Danse, CityDance Ensemble
& Helios Dance Theater
And Miro Dance Theatre and Rennie Harris Pure Movementare teaming up for a one night only showcase at APAP Jan. 11 – Amanda Miller, co-artistic director of Miro is moonlighting from her own company to dance in Orfeo ed Euridice at The Metropolitan Opera.
Philly dancers welcomed back after a 13 year absence the Lar Lubovitch Dance Co. at the Annenberg Fri night. Former Pennsylvania Ballet dancers Meredith Rainey who is choreographing more and guesting with Ballet X. BX’s Christine Cox and Matthew Neenan were reminiscing with fellow PAB veteran David Krensing about Lubovitch’s Concerto 622, which they performed together at PAB in the 90s. Not holding back on saying they were holding back the tears to Lubovitch’s elegy, the adagio section,to a generation of dance artists lost to AIDS. Dancer scholar Brenda Dixon Gottschild was also recalling the PAB’s performance as one she will never forget.