Author Archives: Greg Bell

NYC-based Choreographer Monica Bill Barnes is creating a site-specific dance on SUNY Brockport campus

Very sorry we’re getting this out so late, but the dance season at The College at Brockport is getting off to an early and unique start with a series of performances created for 21 Brockport dancers by choreographer Monica Bill … Continue reading

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Bill Evans and Friends: An Intimate Evening of Contemporary Dance

Once again, on Saturday, July 3, 2010, at 8:00 p.m., the College at Brockport will present this informal evening of contemporary dance that is presented in conjunction with the Bill Evans Dance Teachers’ Intensive Workshop, which attracts professional dance educators … Continue reading

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The Graduates (of Dance, that is…. ) on May 14th

The College at Brockport’s Department of Dance will present its annual graduation eve performance, Graduation Dances, the final performance of the season, featuring dancers graduating from the BFA, BA, BS, and MFA programs. The performance will take place on Friday, … Continue reading

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The exciting dance and music of Africa returns to Brockport April 22-25 with Sankofa

Two guest artists, live music and the excitement of a festival usually pervade the Sankofa African Dance and Drum Ensemble concerts given by The College at Brockport’s Department of Dance each year and this year is no different. This multicultural … Continue reading

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Bill Evans is turning 70 years old and how does he celebrate? Dance of course!

Bill Evans, visiting professor and guest artist in the Department of Dance at The College at Brockport will be celebrating a milestone birthday, his 70th, with two performances of Bill Evans: 70! on Saturday, April 10, 2010, at 7:30 pm … Continue reading

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Friends, Family and Feminism Inspire Dance Works

Mixing works by undergraduate and graduate students, the Department of Dance will present DANCE/Strasser on Thursday through Saturday, March 25th to 27th, 2010, at 7:30 pm, in the Rose L. Strasser Studio, Hartwell Hall, on Kenyon Street in Brockport, NY. … Continue reading

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Noshing on November 2nd to help new Brockport dancers learn their art

Although funding for students in the arts has always been a challenge, Brockport Dance faculty member James Hansen has been speaking to a number of talented students and their parents during the past year who are having to postpone coming … Continue reading

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NYC-Based Gallim Dance to perform signature piece September 23-25 with Brockport alum Dan Walczak

The Gallim Dance Company, a relatively new, but already respected force in physical performance, will be performing I Can See Myself in Your Pupil on Wednesday through Friday, September 23th through 25th, 2009 in concerts beginning at 7:30 pm in … Continue reading

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Bill Evans Dance Company returns to Hochstein Performance Hall

On September 12th and 13th, come to the historic Hochstein Peformance Hall to see for yourself why the Bill Evans Dance Company was once the most-booked professional troupe in the U.S. and why Bill Evans, guest artist in Dance at … Continue reading

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Limón Dance Company member, Daniel Fetecua Soto, teaches Colombian Folklore Dance

In the August issue of the Limon Dance at a Glance, they talk to Limón Dance Company member Daniel Fetecua Soto about Colombian Folklore Dance, learn more about Daniel in our “Featured Dancer” article, and get a “Behind the Curtain” … Continue reading

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