Thursday, March 21, 2013

March Madness!

Atlanta, pat yourself on the back. There's a smorgasbord of dance delights happening this weekend. So much to choose from-- where to start?

gloAtl's Tanz Farm - March 21-25
Hippo Tryp | Drench the Senses
An intuitive “feast” reexamining the way we experience art.A collaboration between five highly acclaimed groundbreaking practitioners in:
Movement & Choreography
Visual Art
Experimental Music

Staibdance's Versus - March 21-23!/pagePerformances
Since its founding in 2007, the Atlanta-based Staibdance has made an indelible mark on contemporary dance both locally and abroad.  With choreography hailed by critics as “intoxicating,” “magnetic, tense and euphoric,” artistic director George Staib has created a body of work spanning a wide range of movement vocabulary both narrative and abstract.

Atlanta Ballet's Choreographic Voices - March 22-24
Atlanta Ballet Premiere of Minus 16 by Ohad Naharin
World Premiere of I AM by Gina Patterson
and Rush by Christopher Wheeldon

Ferst Center presents Sean Curran - March 23 
Known for wit, intelligence, ingenuity and uncanny physical humor, Seán Curran successfully blends a myriad of influences into a purely original dance style. An audience favorite since bursting onto the dance scene in 1997, the company exhibits Curran’s zest for theatricality. In addition to this performance, Seán Curran is one of the ARTech resident artists for 2012-13. Atlanta Premiere.

Check them out and then tell us your thoughts on this March Madness Movement!