Listing: GRAMMY-nominated Orchestra ‘The Knights’ Family Show

An hour-long Family Matinee where audiences of all ages are introduced to classical music in a fun, relaxed, and interactive setting. New Yorkers are invited to sing, dance, and learn about music with the GRAMMY-nominated orchestra The Knights. Excerpts from diverse repertory will be interspersed with hands-on demonstrations and Q&A, in an interactive matinee performance…

Listing: New Art Exhibition by Studio Swine Opens at A/D/O

Wave. Particle. Duplex. is an investigation of the invisible elements that shape our environment and how modern technology is used to give them physical form.  A/D/O, the creative space  in  Greenpoint, Brooklyn by MINI dedicated to exploring  the  future  of design, is pleased to announce Wave. Particle. Duplex. a new immersive, site-specific exhibition of work by Studio Swine, opening…

Listing: Complexions Contemporary Ballet 25th Anniversary Season

Complexions Contemporary Ballet Celebrates 25th Anniversary with Performances at The Joyce Theater! Featuring a World Premiere of “WOKE” and “ From Then to Now” as well as the NYC Premiere of “Bach 25” plus, a return performance of “Star Dust”. February 19–March 3, 2019 Complexions Contemporary Ballet (Complexions) celebrates its 25th anniversary season at The…

PHOTOS: Sleeping Beauty Dreams NYC Premiere

Sleeping Beauty Dreams made its New York premiere last weekend at the The Beacon Theater on the Upper West Side. A technology focused contemporary dance and art show, featuring prima ballerina Diana Vishneva as Princess Aurora. The prince was performed by Marcelo Gomes and his new husband Nick Palmquist on alternating evenings. This was Vishneva and…

PHOTOS: Youth America Grand Prix Celebrates 20 Years of Ballet

Youth America Grand Prix (YAGP) is the largest global network of dance. Many of the world’s top ballet stars emerge from their scholarship program including Kimin Kim (Mariinsky Ballet), Dylan Gutierrez (Joffrey Ballet), Sasha De Sola (San Fransisco Ballet), Angelo Greco (San Francisco Ballet), and Calvin Royal III (American Ballet Theatre). All were in attendance Friday evening as YAGP celebrated their 20th…

PHOTOS: House of Peroni Opening Curated by Art Production Fund

The West Village was buzzing last week when Italy’s premium lager, Peroni Nastro Azzurro, and the Art Production Fund teamed up to debut the third annual installment of House of Peroni. The brands annual pop-up experience brings style to the world of beer as it celebrates a dynamic mix of forward thinking artists and creatives. New…

PHOTOS: Lang Lang International Music Foundation 10th Anniversary Concert Dinner

The Lang Lang International Music Foundation™ (LLIMF) raised more than 1.6 million dollars at their 10th Anniversary Gala Concert Dinner in New York City on Wednesday (October 10th), funding the organization’s efforts to educate, inspire, and motivate the next generation of music lovers and performers. The world-renowned pianist and creator of the foundation, Lang Lang,…

PHOTOS: Yara Shahidi, Nicole Richie, Ashlee Simpson Ross Celebrate Opening of ’29Rooms: Expand Your Reality’

Experience Refinery29’s imaginative spirit in real life through an immersive installation of art, culture, & creativity, brought to life by a group of global visionaries across mediums 29Rooms collaborators Yara Shahidi, Nicole Richie, Kali Uchis, Carlota Guerrero, Rupi Kaur, Cocovan, and others joined Refinery29 co-founders Philippe von Borries, Justin Stefano, Christene Barberich, and Piera Gelardi, along with a group of global…

Misty Copeland To Open 2018 Dance Magazine Awards

Misty Copeland will open the 61st annual Dance Magazine Awards. The evening will honor Ronald K. Brown, Lourdes Lopez (presented by Darren Walker), Crystal Pite, and Michael Trusnovec (presented by Patrick Corbin). A special Leadership Award will be presented to Nigel Redden. Since 1954 the Dance Magazine Awards have recognized outstanding men and women whose…

Listing: Daniel Arsham Presents 3018 Exhibition This September

From September 8th to October 21st, Galerie Perrotin will be presenting Daniel Arsham’s latest exhibition, 3018. Daniel’s interest in materials-synthetic and natural, manmade and geological—pervades all the work on view, and with 3018, Arsham remains committed to his signature gesture: transposition. He casts common objects in geological materials that render them as obsolete as they are recognizable, thus…

Listing: Sustainable Fashion Discussion at French Embassy

Fashion and sustainability could be considered contradictory by essence. Fashion is not meant to be durable, seasons and trends make it ephemeral. Taking this into account, is it possible yet to conceive a system where slow fashion, recyclable fashion and sustainability can have a relevant place in our society? Many initiatives have already been established…

Written For Dance, RIOULT Dance NY’s 2018 Season

Living Separately, Thriving Together ; A look into the creative minds of Pascal Rioult and Polina Nazaykinskaya By Sarah Badham When asked about transitioning from dancer to choreographer, Pascal Rioult, of RIOULT Dance NY, recalls working with Martha Graham. He remembers her saying that she was put on this earth to be a choreographer, and…