dance

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.
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.
Wed, Nov 25, 2015, 3:20am
In the physical arena of sport, athletes fully rely on the interaction between mind and body to perform. But if that body doesn’t fit the idealized image of what an athlete needs to succeed in their sport, the stage or court that was once a sanctuary can become a battlefield between an image and...
Thu, Nov 12, 2015, 6:49am
Ellie Goulding goes dance-pop with “Delirium,” released on Nov. 6.
Tue, Oct 27, 2015, 1:12am
Columbia recently acquired the archives of dancer and choreographer Arthur Mitchell, who rose to fame in the 1950s when he became the first African-American principal dancer in the New York City Ballet.

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