Dance & Performance

Best burlesque acts in LA: The city’s top ten live shows

Best burlesque acts in LA: The city’s top ten live shows

Publication - Time Out

From slinky cabaret shows to variety act extravaganzas, these are LA's best places at which to sample the art of the tease. read more

Dancing to the beat of another country

Dancing to the beat of another country

Publication - Los Angeles Times

Travel the world through the lens of dance on trips led by LA-based dance companies. read more

Boogie Nights: ‘Silent disco’ is making itself heard

Boogie Nights: ‘Silent disco’ is making itself heard

Publication - Los Angeles Times

At silent disco events, partygoers get their audio fix from wireless headphones tuned to a live DJ broadcast. read more

Dancing to the smooth groove of urban ballroom

Dancing to the smooth groove of urban ballroom

Publication - Los Angeles Times

On Urban Ballroom Fridays, Inglewood is the place to be for sharply dressed, smooth-moving dancers of a certain age. read more

‘Kumpanía’ and festival spotlight Los Angeles’ flamenco scene

‘Kumpanía’ and festival spotlight Los Angeles’ flamenco scene

Publication - Los Angeles Times

A documentary film and festival shine the spotlight on Los Angeles as a hub of vibrant flamenco talent. read more

The Floor dance night swings into action in Hollywood

The Floor dance night swings into action in Hollywood

Publication - Los Angeles Times

At The Floor, a multi-genre dance night, you'll experience everything from swing to tango to tap set to a freestyle band. read more

Mod music, clothing make a comeback at area clubs

Mod music, clothing make a comeback at area clubs

Publication - Los Angeles Times

Sharp dressers and Northern soul dancers gather for a '60s revival at LA's Club Soulside. read more

Boogie Nights: Bachata is stepping into salsa’s territory

Boogie Nights: Bachata is stepping into salsa’s territory

Publication - Los Angeles Times

This smooth, romantic dance from the Dominican Republic is winning over LA's hard-core salseros. read more

The hustle for a new generation

The hustle for a new generation

Publication - Los Angeles Times

A staple of the disco era, the hustle is seducing a new generation of dancers with fresh moves and updated music. read more

Boots scoot during Montana’s dance nights

Boots scoot during Montana’s dance nights

Publication - Los Angeles Times

Just outside of LA, Montana's offers a country and western dance scene that's straight out of a Texas two-step bar. read more

Bootleg Dance Festival hopes to display dance as it has never been seen

Bootleg Dance Festival hopes to display dance as it has never been seen

Publication - Los Angeles Times

At the Bootleg Dance Festival, innovation in movement and production is the name of the game. read more

Dance Under the Stars Choreography Festival gives choreographers a spotlight

Dance Under the Stars Choreography Festival gives choreographers a spotlight

Publication - Los Angeles Times

Emerging and established choreographers compete for the top prize at this unique Palm Desert festival. read more

Celebrate Dance at the Alex in Glendale

Celebrate Dance at the Alex in Glendale

Publication - Los Angeles Times

Offerings at this crowd-pleasing, cream-of-the-crop concert dance showcase include ballet, jazz, acrobatic, and contemporary. read more

Poor Dogs Dig For Theater’s Bones

Poor Dogs Dig For Theater’s Bones

Publication - Los Angeles Times

The young actors in this theater troupe are fixing their eyes on careers in experimental theater rather than Hollywood. read more

The future is NOW

The future is NOW

Publication - Los Angeles Times

REDCAT's NOW Festival features contemporary dance, music, theater, and hybrid works -- and yes, one of the pieces is about cats. read more

Moving stories, to the beat of the streets

Moving stories, to the beat of the streets

Publication - Los Angeles Times

"Groovaloo" combines elements of hip-hop dance, music, and spoken word poetry to tell the personal stories of its cast members. read more

There’s something about women celebrating tap that just clicks

There’s something about women celebrating tap that just clicks

Publication - Los Angeles Times

The Women in Tap concert and conference honors the neglected contributions of female tap dancers to the genre. read more

These choreographers are jumping with joy

These choreographers are jumping with joy

Publication - Los Angeles Times

"Four-Headed Dance II" brings together a quartet of choreographers for a showcase of eclectic dance/theater. read more