Choreography http://publicradiotulsa.org en World-Class Modern Dance in Tulsa via Choregus Productions: Kidd Pivot's "The Tempest Replica" http://publicradiotulsa.org/post/world-class-modern-dance-tulsa-choregus-productions-kidd-pivots-tempest-replica <p>On this edition of ST, we learn about the highly regarded, Vancouver-based dance company, <a href="http://www.kiddpivot.org/">Kidd Pivot</a>. As is noted of this small but accomplished collective at the company's website: "Integrating movement, original music, text, and rich visual design, Kidd Pivot's performance work is assembled with recklessness and rigor, balancing sharp exactitude with irreverence and risk. Fri, 16 May 2014 17:48:46 +0000 Rich Fisher 59726 at http://publicradiotulsa.org World-Class Modern Dance in Tulsa via Choregus Productions: Kidd Pivot's "The Tempest Replica" Getting to Know the Local Dance Company Tulsa Modern Movement (or TuMM) http://publicradiotulsa.org/post/getting-know-local-dance-company-tulsa-modern-movement-or-tumm <p>On this edition of ST, we meet Ari Christopher, the Executive Director and Choreographer of Tulsa Modern Movement (or TuMM). Initiated in 2011, TuMM, per its <a href="http://www.TuMMdance.org">website</a>, "invigorates modern dance in Oklahoma by creating and performing new choreography, promoting life-long learning in the art of dance, and collaborating across disciplines." Christopher studied at the Martha Graham Center for Contemporary Dance and attended the Modern Dance BFA program at Marymount Manhattan College in New York City. Mon, 21 Apr 2014 21:19:26 +0000 Rich Fisher 58225 at http://publicradiotulsa.org Getting to Know the Local Dance Company Tulsa Modern Movement (or TuMM) "Off the Floor: Creations in Studio K" --- a Trio of New, Exciting Works --- Returns to Tulsa Ballet http://publicradiotulsa.org/post/floor-creations-studio-k-trio-new-exciting-works-returns-tulsa-ballet <p>On this edition of ST, we chat with Marcello Angelini, who's been the Artistic Director at Tulsa Ballet since 1995. Angelini tells us about the latest production from his world-renowned company, which opened over the weekend, on the 3rd, and which will continue through Sunday the 12th at Tulsa Ballet's Studio K space, near 45th Place and Peoria Avenue in Tulsa. Mon, 06 May 2013 20:14:28 +0000 Rich Fisher 38572 at http://publicradiotulsa.org "Off the Floor: Creations in Studio K" --- a Trio of New, Exciting Works --- Returns to Tulsa Ballet Choreographer Val Caniparoli Returns to Tulsa Ballet with "Lady of the Camellias" http://publicradiotulsa.org/post/choreographer-val-caniparoli-returns-tulsa-ballet-lady-camellias <p>Tulsa Ballet will soon present "Lady of the Camellias," with performances scheduled for February 1st, 2nd, and 3rd at the Tulsa PAC. Wed, 30 Jan 2013 18:14:33 +0000 Rich Fisher 33314 at http://publicradiotulsa.org Choreographer Val Caniparoli Returns to Tulsa Ballet with "Lady of the Camellias" Jazz, Ballet, and Contemporary Styles Blend Seamlessly in the Work of River North Dance Chicago http://publicradiotulsa.org/post/jazz-ballet-and-contemporary-styles-blend-seamlessly-work-river-north-dance-chicago <p>On this installment of ST, we speak by phone with Frank Chaves, the artistic director of River North Dance Chicago, a critically acclaimed dance organization, founded in 1989, that continues to perform at leading venues around the world. This company is recognized for its skilled and emotive dancers, stimulating music, and bold choreography. Chaves, who's also the company's main choreographer (and who's been with the company for two decades now), tells us that River North Dance Chicago is especially dedicated to merging jazz, ballet, and contemporary styles of movement. Thu, 17 Jan 2013 21:12:05 +0000 Rich Fisher 32670 at http://publicradiotulsa.org Jazz, Ballet, and Contemporary Styles Blend Seamlessly in the Work of River North Dance Chicago Choregus Productions Begins a New Season of Cutting-Edge Dance and Memorable Music Here in Tulsa http://publicradiotulsa.org/post/choregus-productions-begins-new-season-cutting-edge-dance-and-memorable-music-here-tulsa <p>On this installment of StudioTulsa, we speak with Ken Tracy, the founder of (and programming director for) the Tulsa-based nonprofit arts organization known as Choregus Productions. Tue, 18 Sep 2012 20:36:44 +0000 Rich Fisher 26385 at http://publicradiotulsa.org Choregus Productions Begins a New Season of Cutting-Edge Dance and Memorable Music Here in Tulsa Tulsa Ballet Concludes Its Season with "Off the Floor: Creations in Studio K" http://publicradiotulsa.org/post/tulsa-ballet-concludes-its-season-floor-creations-studio-k <p>Today, we welcome back to our program Marcello Angelini, who&#39;s been the artistic director at Tulsa Ballet since 1995. Wed, 25 Apr 2012 20:29:41 +0000 Rich Fisher 17484 at http://publicradiotulsa.org Tulsa Ballet Concludes Its Season with "Off the Floor: Creations in Studio K"