Contemporaneo de Caracas - Founded in 1992 by Venezuelan born dancer
and choreographer, Maria Eugenia Barrios, and Israeli born dancer Offer
Zaks, the Ballet Contemporaneo de Caracas (BCDC) has established itself
in record time as one of the most successful dance companies in south
America, setting new artistic standards and breaking box office records
in Venezuelan theatres and abroad with its hit productions of John Butlers
"Carmina Burana" Giuseppe Carbones "Carmen",
and Maria Barrios "Midsummer Nights Dream".
! The Urban Funk Spectacular is the cutting edge of dance at the
dawn of the 21st century. The cast of BREAK! and their unorthodox creative
movements demonstrate a distinctive American art form which finds its
roots in the streets of the Inner City.
Yang -The Dances of China In All Its Modes
- Holo Mai Pele - Halau o
Kekuhi - Through mele oli (chant) and mele hula (dance), this epic
poem of Pele, the Fire Goddess and maker of land, and Hi'iaka recounts
the travels of Pele and her family, who ultimately settle on the island
of Hawai'i. The 60 member Halau o Kekuhi has toured this critically
acclaimed show to sold-out audiences throughout Hawai'i. Plans are underway
for possible tours to the mainland, Europe, and other Polynesian islands.
- Kibbutz Contemporary - One of
the foremost companies in Israel, Kibbutz Contemporary Dance Company
has earned an international reputation of renown for their production
"AIDE MEMOIRE" which has been presented throughout Europe,
Asia and Australia.
- Ritmo Tango - Alberto
Toledano and Loreen Arbus are foremost Argentine Tango performers, choreographers,
and teachers in the United States. They trained in Los Angeles with
Orlando Paiva and in Argentina with such renowned masters as Antonio
Todaro, Pepito Avellaneda, Gustavo Naveira, Nito and Elba, and Susana
Dance Theater is a collaborative ensemble that combines the diverse
backgrounds of its members to create movement-based works of art having
universal significance and appeal.
Love's New York Express Roller Dance Company was founded in 1985
as a natural outgrowth of the contemporary dance and roller skating
explosion. Since its inception, Mr. Love has led three generations of
companies and hundreds of skaters to theatres and arenas throughout
the world. His work demonstrates a new approach to modern classical
movement with an extraordinarily unique medium...Wheels.
'N Break - A Steve Love Production starring members of BREAK! The
Urban Funk Spectacular and The World Famous New York Express Roller