CityDance Opens New Black Box Theater at Strathmore
Sun Oct 9 2011, About.com Washington, DC
CityDance has announced the opening of its Black Box Theater at Strathmore and its partnership with Christopher K. Morgan & Artists.
Performing Arts: CityDance Ensemble
Mon Jun 16 2008
Whatever CityDance Ensemble presents, the choreography sits on its dancers like a cat on an easy chair: The performers look comfortable, whether rendering early modern dance works or mounting a contemporary look at environmental disaster.
Born to Dance "Born to Run:" CityDance at Strathmore
Wed Jun 11 2008
n the day they sweat it out, all right â" but not on the streets, as Bruce Springsteenâs classic ââBorn To Runâ puts it. No, the dancers in the CityDance Ensemble do most of their sweating in the rehearsal rooms of the Music Center at Strathmore. And when they perform their interpretation of the Bossâ anthem â" choreographed by artistic director Paul Gordon Emerson â" the company will evoke the misty beaches and jammed highways of Jersey right on the North Bethesda stage.
Stories of Life, With Passion in Common
Mon Feb 4 2008
CityDance Ensemble has made a name for itself in Washington, where it is one of the leading modern-dance troupes. On Friday night at the Joyce SoHo, where the company was making its New York City debut, it presented an impressively varied program of work by nine choreographers, including Doug Varone and Jane Dudley.
"Jungle Books" With Kick
Mon Dec 17 2007
With an easy-to-follow narrative, imaginative costumes and bits of comic relief, CityDance Ensemble's Saturday performance of "Jungle Books" at the Lansburgh Theatre was fine kid-friendly fare.
"CityDance Celebrates," With Talent to the Corps
Mon Jun 18 2007
He's done it. CityDance Ensemble Artistic Director Paul Gordon Emerson has taken his company in 10 years from so-so to wow.