Tag Archives: dance

VIDEO: The Escapement

Katherine Hawthorne explores timekeeping from sundials to the atomic clock through this piece that will be presenting today and tomorrow at the Joe Goode Annex. The Escapement is a piece about the invention of clocks and how we observe time. WHEN:  Friday & Saturday, May 9-10, 2014, 8pm WHERE:  Joe Goode Annex, 401 Alabama St (cross street 17th), San Francisco,...

‘Nightcap’ Debuts at ODC Theater

“SAN FRANCISCO, November 1, 2012 – For the 61st cycle of its Pilot Program, ODC School and ODC Theater presents ‘Nightcap,’ a sampling of new dances and an evening of good cheer. A cornerstone of ODC’s programming since 1990, the Pilot Program selects a cohort of six artists to receive mentorship in choreography and self-production over the course of an intensive 11-week...

Dance Mission Theater Hosts World Premiere

Claudia Hubiak founded The Anata Project, a dance company based in New York and San Francisco, in 2011. The company will premiere “Crooked Little Hearts,” a work exploring relationships, intimacy and dependency, at Dance Mission Theater Oct. 19 and 20. Tickets are $15 in advance online, $20 at the door. Available at www.brownpapertickets.com.  

Learning Salsa Moves in Dolores Park

Donald “Donalio” Saldana squeezes the brakes of his red Univega Vivo Sport bicycle and slows to a stop on 19th Street. He reaches for the boom box that’s tied to his handlebars by two airless bike tubes, and turns up the volume. As he pedals the half-block to Dolores Park, heads turn to see who’s blasting the salsa con timba,...

Nostalgia is King at Swing Dance Series

Mission revelers have a longtime love affair with swing dancing, which may be based on either the dapper wingtip shoes or a simple desire to meet new people. SF Swing Jam‘s new Swing Series will outfit you with the skills you need to swing. Last Saturday, Mission Loc@l stopped by the series’ opening night at ODC to see what it...

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