Tue, Dec 6, 2016, 12:00am
The night before Orchesis Dance Group’s annual fall show was set to premiere, Roone Arledge Auditorium was filled with chatter.
Thu, Dec 1, 2016, 3:37am
The 12th season of “Barnard/Columbia Dances at NYLA,” a concert produced by the Barnard Department of Dance, will take place this Thursday through Saturday at New York Live Arts in Chelsea.
Fri, Nov 18, 2016, 12:36am
“The more effort you put in, the more expression you show,” choreographer Miro Magliorie explained to four dancers panting in exhaustion before him. The undergraduate ballet dancers had just completed a run-through for his new ballet, Us.
Mon, Oct 31, 2016, 11:53pm
Elise King is a 2007 Barnard graduate who artfully balances two lines of work: health care growth services and professional dance. She talks toabout balancing her different commitments, and how her professions inform one another.
Mon, Sep 26, 2016, 10:08pm
A dancer’s chiffon skirt grazed my ankle. I turned and we locked eyes, my uneasy gaze meeting her bold stare; a second passed. She crumpled to the floor, eyes penetrating the ceiling, and gasped for air. I held my breath too.
Sat, Sep 3, 2016, 1:00pm
Dance classes, which are held at Barnard, come in a wide variety of styles. From ballet, to jazz, to Afro-Cuban dance, it’s the best way to get rid of that looming P.E. requirement, or just learn a new skill and exercise.
Wed, Apr 6, 2016, 11:46pm
Even though it’s eleven on a Monday night, Roone Auditorium is filled with enthusiastic voices. The excitement radiating off of Orchesis’ one hundred dancers is palpable.
Tue, Mar 29, 2016, 8:23pm
For Barnard and Columbia dance majors, the Senior Creative Thesis Dance Concert presents an opportunity to reflect on their four years in one final performance. Four seniors discuss their pieces and the way the project epitomizes the way the Barnard program has allowed them to combine a theoretical...
Mon, Dec 14, 2015, 5:07pm
Barnard/Columbia dance students perform in new choreographic works at New York Live Arts.
Wed, Dec 9, 2015, 2:50am
Lida A. Orzeck Distinguished Artist-in-Residence Wendy Whelan answers questions about her recent performance in “Hagoromo,” projects since retiring from the New York City Ballet, and dance education at Barnard.