Calendar

Oct
29
Sun
Body-Mind Centering® workshop w/Toni Smith
Oct 29 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Body-Mind Centering® workshop w/Toni Smith Sundays, 3pm to 6pm. Advance Registration: $35, at the Door, $40. Exploring Space and Somatic Movement, May 21, The Brain, September 24

Parasympathetic Nervous System, October 29, Muscles, November 19, 518-629-0034, tsmith818@nycap.rr.com, www.tonismithdance.com.

Nov
4
Sat
Happy Feet Workshop @ Albany Dance & Fitness
Nov 4 @ 1:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Happy Feet Workshop
Sat. 11/4/17, 1:30-4:30
Learn safe, effective exercises that will stretch and strengthen your feet and ankles.
Great for dancers, instructors, and anyone who wants to learn more about the foot.

Albany Dance & Fitness,
1197 Central Ave. Albany, NY 
albanydancefitness.com  
518-573-3631

Nov
5
Sun
BalletNext Showcase Performance @ Kaatsbaan
Nov 5 @ 2:30 pm

Tickets: $10
Purchase online at Kaatsbaan.yapsody.com or by phone at 845-757-5106 x2.

BalletNext under the artistic direction of Michele Wiles (former Principal Dancer with American Ballet Theatre from 2005-2011) returns to Kaatsbaan for a Showcase Performance of their newest works. BalletNext has been in residence at Kaatsbaan for two weeks. In talking about the company and the world of ballet Ms. Wiles said “There is a change happening in the dance world that we haven’t experienced in a long time. It’s like we’re all being awakened to something else.”

Nov
7
Tue
Raphael Xavier: Point of Interest @ UAlbany Performing Arts Center
Nov 7 @ 7:30 pm

Advance tickets: $15 general public / $10 students, seniors & UAlbany faculty-staff

Day of show tickets (pending availability): $20 general public / $15 students, seniors & UAlbany faculty-staff

Awarded a Guggenheim Fellowship for choreography in 2016, this alumnus of world renowned hip-hop dance company, Rennie Harris Puremovement, is creating new ways to expand the vocabulary of the break dance form. In his newest work, he tackles the natural, humorous and, at times, painful change of the maturing breaker.

More info: http://www.theegg.org/event/raphael-xavier-ualbany-pac

Nov
9
Thu
Total Body Trifecta 20th Anniversary
Nov 9 all-day

Anniversary Groupon is currently available.

Owner Mary Anne Fantauzzi will celebrate the 20th anniversary of Total Body Trifecta, “the fitness studio where EVERYbody wins”. Originally located in Saratoga Springs, it is now a subcontractor of My Gym Fitness in Ballston Spa and HVCC Office of Community Education in Troy.

Visit totalbodytrifecta.com for schedule and class descriptions.

Nov
11
Sat
Kaatsbaan’s “A Passion for Dance” Gala 2017
Nov 11 @ 6:00 pm

Tickets: $150
Purchase online at Kaatsbaan.yapsody.com or by phone at 845-757-5106 x2.

Hosted by Kevin McKenzie, the evening will feature Stella Abrera and Alexandre Hammoudi from American Ballet Theatre; New York Theatre Ballet performing Jerome Robbins’ Antique Epigraphs (performed with special permission of the Robbins Rights Trust) with pianists Joan Tower and Michael Scales; a world premiere by acclaimed young choreographer, Lauren Lovette, performed by the ABT Studio Company; and a special performance appearance by Martine van Hamel.
The Champagne Reception begins at 6 pm, followed by the Gala Performance at 7p.m. and finally supper, music and dancing at 8:30 pm.

Nov
19
Sun
Afternoon with the Nutcracker – A Tea Party at Colonie Country Club @ Colonie Country Club
Nov 19 @ 1:00 pm

Tickets: $30/adult, $20/child
Purchase through the School of the Albany Berkshire Ballet or at tututix.com – Albany Berkshire Ballet, Albany – Nutcracker Tea Party.

Enjoy a beautiful dessert buffet with hot chocolate and whipped cream while student dancers perform excerpts from the Nutcracker. Following their performance, these talented dancers, along with the Sugar Plum Fairy, will meet with children and “children at heart” for greetings and to pose for photos in costume.

For more information contact Christine Geren at admin@schoolofabb.org.

Body-Mind Centering® workshop w/Toni Smith
Nov 19 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Body-Mind Centering® workshop w/Toni Smith Sundays, 3pm to 6pm. Advance Registration: $35, at the Door, $40. Exploring Space and Somatic Movement, May 21, The Brain, September 24

Parasympathetic Nervous System, October 29, Muscles, November 19, 518-629-0034, tsmith818@nycap.rr.com, www.tonismithdance.com.

Nov
20
Mon
Marcus Rogers Dance Company Master Tap Class/Workshop @ Marcus Rogers Dance Company
Nov 20 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Cost: $30

MRDC is located in Park Guilderland Plaza at 457 State Route 146, Guilderland Center.

Marcus Rogers Dance Company (MRDC) is proud to offer a Master Tap Class/Workshop by Master Tap Teacher Christian Donnelly (National Tour of 42nd Street).
For more information or to register, please visit our website at www.MarcusRogersDanceCompany.com, call 917-304-2807 or email MarcusRogersDanceCompany@gmail.com.

Dec
1
Fri
Winter Dance Concert at Skidmore Dance Theatre
Dec 1 @ 8:00 pm

December 1 at 8pm
December 2 at 2pm & 8pm

www.skidmore.edu/dance
518-580-5392

Dec
2
Sat
Winter Dance Concert at Skidmore Dance Theatre
Dec 2 @ 2:00 pm

December 1 at 8pm
December 2 at 2pm & 8pm

www.skidmore.edu/dance
518-580-5392

Northeast Ballet Presents The Nutcracker @ Proctors Theater
Dec 2 @ 7:00 pm – Dec 3 @ 2:00 pm

December 2 at 7pm
December 3 at 2pm

Proctors Theater
www.proctors.org
518-346-6204

Winter Dance Concert at Skidmore Dance Theatre
Dec 2 @ 8:00 pm

December 1 at 8pm
December 2 at 2pm & 8pm

www.skidmore.edu/dance
518-580-5392

Dec
3
Sun
Kaatsbaan Showcase Performace by Kimberly Bartosik/daela
Dec 3 @ 2:30 pm

Tickets: $10
Purchase online at Kaatsbaan.yapsody.com or by phone at 845-757-5106 x2.

Kaatsbaan is pleased to present a showcase performance by Kimberly Bartosik/daela in culmination of her week’s UpStream® Residency at Kaatsbaan. While at Kaatsbaan Ms. Bartosik will begin developing material for Untitled (1) (working title), an evening-length choreographic work for five performers, reflecting my long-term examination into faith, ecstasy, and violence within radical religious practices. In addition to her new work, Ms. Bartosik will present “Étroits sont les Vaisseaux” (2016).

Dec
8
Fri
Adirondack Ballet Theatre’s “The Nutcracker Ballet” @ Charles R. Wood Theater
Dec 8 @ 7:00 pm – Dec 10 @ 12:30 pm

Friday, December 8th at 7pm
Saturday, December 9th at 2:30pm & 7pm
Sunday, December 10th at 12:30pm
Tickets: $16

Charles R. Wood Theater Box Office (www.woodtheater.org)
207 Glen Street, Glens Falls, NY, 12801
480-4878

Adirondack Ballet Theater (“ABT”), 26th annual presentation of Tchaikovsky’s timeless holiday classic, The Nutcracker Ballet. The Magic of the holidays come alive with the Adirondack Ballet Theater’s 26th annual presentation of Tchaikovsky’s timeless holiday classic, “The Nutcracker” at the Charles R. Wood Theater. The Adirondack Ballet Theater; has the distinction of being the first dance company to perform at the Wood Theater in 2004. This year’s performances will celebrate fourteen years working together with the Charles R. Wood Theater in bringing the performing arts to the Glens Falls Region. The critically acclaimed dance company will present this typically sold out holiday favorite with student members ranging ages 4-18, guest artists and local actors on stage. Audience members of all ages will once again join Clara’s enchanted dream and magical adventure.

Dec
9
Sat
Albany Berkshire Ballet Presents The Nutcracker @ The Egg
Dec 9 @ 1:30 pm

December 9 at 1:30 and 5:30

www.theegg.org
518-473-1845