Sandra Kurtz

When Amy O’Neal came to Seattle to study dance at Cornish in

When Amy O’Neal came to Seattle to study dance at Cornish in the ’90s, she arrived with a polyglot movement education, a disdainful attitude toward… Continue reading

Salt Horse’s Color Field filled odd corners and back hallways at Northwest

Salt Horse’s Color Field filled odd corners and back hallways at Northwest Film Forum in March with eccentric moments, but the final one was the… Continue reading

Two of the works that Mark Morris Dance Group brought home to

Two of the works that Mark Morris Dance Group brought home to Seattle at the Paramount over Valentine’s Day weekend—Love Song Waltzes and its companion,… Continue reading

TEWAZ Cornish Playhouse at Seattle Center, cabiri.org. $20–$35. 7:30 p.m. Fri.–Sun. Ends

TEWAZ Cornish Playhouse at Seattle Center, cabiri.org. $20–$35. 7:30 p.m. Fri.–Sun. 
Ends June 14. The Cabiri’s shows have always been ambitious combinations of intensely physical… Continue reading

Giselle McCaw Hall, 321 Mercer St. (Seattle Center), 441-2424, pnb.org. $28–$184. 7:30

Giselle McCaw Hall, 321 Mercer St. (Seattle Center), 441-2424, pnb.org. $28–$184. 
7:30 p.m. Thurs.–Sat., 2 p.m. Sat., 1 p.m. Sun. Ends June 8. (Season encore… Continue reading

#UNPROTECTED Erickson Theater Off Broadway, 1524 Harvard Ave., whimwhim.org. $15–$25. 8 p.m.

#UNPROTECTED Erickson Theater Off Broadway, 
1524 Harvard Ave., whimwhim.org. $15–$25. 8 p.m. Wed.–Fri. Ends May 23. Choreographer Olivier Wevers has made a series of smart… Continue reading

Afternoon of a Faun: Tanaquil Le Clercq Opens Fri., April 25 at

Afternoon of a Faun: 
Tanaquil Le Clercq Opens Fri., April 25 at Varsity. 
Not rated. 92 minutes. Almost forgotten today, the name Tanaquil Le Clercq… Continue reading

Director’s Choice McCaw Hall, 321 Mercer St. (Seattle Center), 441-2424, pnb.org. $28–$179.

Director’s Choice McCaw Hall, 321 Mercer St. 
(Seattle Center), 441-2424, pnb.org. 
$28–$179. 7:30 p.m. Thurs.–Sat., 
1 p.m. Sun. Ends March 23. Pacific Northwest Ballet director… Continue reading

The Sleeping Beauty McCaw Hall, 321 Mercer St. (Seattle Center), 441-2424, pnb.org.

The Sleeping Beauty McCaw Hall, 321 Mercer St. (Seattle Center), 441-2424, pnb.org. $28–$179. 7 p.m. Thurs.–Sat., 1 p.m. Sat.–Sun. Ends Feb. 9. In some ways,… Continue reading

Homo for the Holidays Oddfellows Hall, 915 E. Pike St. (West Hall,

Homo for the Holidays Oddfellows Hall, 915 E. Pike St. (West Hall, 2nd floor), 320-8458, strangertickets.com. $25–$30. 8 p.m. Wed.–Thurs., 7 & 10 p.m. Fri.,… Continue reading

Kylian + Pite McCaw Hall, 321 Mercer St. (Seattle Center), 441-2424, pnb.org.

Kylian + Pite McCaw Hall, 321 Mercer St. (Seattle Center), 441-2424, pnb.org. $28–$174. 7:30 p.m. Thurs. & Sat., 1 p.m. Sun. Ends Nov. 17. After… Continue reading

Air Twyla McCaw Hall, 321 Mercer St. (Seattle Center), 441-2424, pnb.org. $28–$174.

Air Twyla McCaw Hall, 321 Mercer St. (Seattle Center), 441-2424, pnb.org. $28–$174. 
7:30 p.m. Thurs.–Sat., 1 p.m. Sun. Ends Oct. 6. Twyla Tharp has been… Continue reading

Ever since God gave Adam the job of naming things, the rest

Ever since God gave Adam the job of naming things, the rest of us have been busy finding ways around those labels. In the dance… Continue reading

Constellation Half Remembered Jack Block Park, 2130 Harbor Ave. S.W., umamiperformance.wordpress.com. Free.

Constellation Half Remembered Jack Block Park, 2130 Harbor Ave. S.W., umamiperformance.wordpress.com. 
Free. 3 p.m. Sat., July 20. 
Parallel Public Works, 424 S.W. 153rd St., Burien.… Continue reading

Not quite a week before his Tide Harmonic was scheduled to premiere

Not quite a week before his Tide Harmonic was scheduled to premiere at Pacific Northwest Ballet, Christopher Wheeldon was in the studio trying to choreograph… Continue reading

Co-LAB 5 Erickson Theatre Off Broadway, 1524 Harvard Ave., brownpapertickets.com. $10–$20. 8

Co-LAB 5 Erickson Theatre Off Broadway, 1524 Harvard Ave., brownpapertickets.com. $10–$20. 8 p.m. Fri.–Sat. Ends May 11. Back in the early days of modern dance,… Continue reading

Project 6ACT Theatre, 700 Union St., 292-7676, seattledanceproject.org. $20–$25. 8 p.m. Fri.–Sat.

Project 6ACT Theatre, 700 Union St., 292-7676, seattledanceproject.org. $20–$25. 8 p.m. Fri.–Sat. Ends March 30.Seattle Dance Project has invited local choreographer Jason Ohlberg back to… Continue reading

Pacific Northwest Ballet used to have a sumptuous production of Romeo and

Pacific Northwest Ballet used to have a sumptuous production of Romeo and Juliet, choreographed by former director Kent Stowell, that served the company handsomely. But… Continue reading

Dance: Nothing Can Stop PNB’s Nutcracker

Carrying on behind a stuck curtain.

Stage: Spectrum Dance Theater

Three embraces from Byrd and friends.