Tomorrow, Lubovitch’s “The Black Rose” Will Open the Chicago Dancing Festival

"The Black Rose"; Reid Bartelme, Anthony Bocconi, Mucuy Bolles, Barton Cowperthwaite, Nicole M. Corea, Chanel DaSilva, Josh D. Green, Robbie Moore, Kamille L. Upshaw, Eric Williams / Lar Lubovitch Dance Company
TOMORROW, LUBOVITCH'S "THE BLACK ROSE" WILL OPEN THE CHICAGO DANCING FESTIVAL Tomorrow (Tuesday, August 25th), the Lubovitch company will open the 9th annual Chicago Dancing Festival by performing The Black Rose, the company's newest dance, at the Harris Theater. Tickets have been sold out for weeks, but stand-by tickets will be available tomorrow one hour prior to the 7:30pm curtain. When the dance premiered in October, writers called Lubovitch's The Black Rose a powerful "cinematic b...

Performances This Week and Later This Summer

PERFORMANCES THIS WEEK -- and later this summer June 17--Saratoga Springs (NY) June 20--Tivoli (NY) Aug 25--Chicago (IL) “Lar Lubovitch’s choreography is a thrilling sight, ravishing the eye, telling stories both complicated and mysterious.” The New Yorker This week the Lubovitch company is performing in upstate New York at SPAC in Saratoga Springs on Wednesday, June 17, and at Kaatsbaan in Tivoli on Saturday, June 20. The company will perform in Chicago, IL, at the Harris The...

Last Chance to Register for Summer Intensive

Last chance! Many dancers dream of dancing Lar Lubovitch's choreography on the stage of the Metropolitan Opera House (see the article below about Lubovitch's Othello). You can now follow your dream by studying directly with Lar Lubovitch and his dancers, but you must act fast. From May 31 to June 20, 2015, the Lubovitch company will offer an intensive workshop for pre-professional and professional dancers at Skidmore College in Saratoga Springs, New York. Led by Lar Lubovitch, the ...

Lubovitch’s Othello at the Met

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LUBOVITCH'S OTHELLO AT THE MET + RECEPTION WITH ARTISTS (May 19) This spring, American Ballet Theatre will perform Lar Lubovitch’s Othello at the Metropolitan Opera House. Hailed as "a milestone in the history of dance in this country" by the San Francisco Examiner when the ballet debuted in 1997, Othello has not been seen in New York in more than 8 years. Othellois being presented by ABT in 2015 as one of the highlights of their 75th anniversary season. To mark the festive occasion, ...

Lubovitch Named One of America’s Irreplaceable Dance Treasures

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  LUBOVITCH NAMED ONE OF AMERICA'S IRREPLACEABLE DANCE TREASURES Dance Heritage Coalition (DHC) today announced its selection of Lar Lubovitch as one of the 126 honorees on its all-time list of America’s Irreplaceable Dance Treasures. Webpages devoted to all honorees will be hosted by DHC website, featuring essays, resource lists and curated visual materials. These webpages will constitute an online exhibition by DHC. Although Lubovitch's webpage has not yet been added, more t...

Summer Intensives, Performances, and More!

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SUMMER INTENSIVE AT SKIDMORE (May 31--June 20) From May 31 to June 20, 2015, the Lubovitch company will offer will offer an intensive workshop for pre-professional and professional dancers at Skidmore College in Saratoga Springs, New York. Led by Lar Lubovitch, the program will offer training in Technique (Modern & Ballet), Lubovitch Repertory, and Body Conditioning. Veteran Lubovitch dancers (Jonathan Alsberry, Jason McDole, Kate Skarpetowska and Ginger Thatcher) will teach daily...

Othello at the Metropolitan Opera House

To benefit the Lar Lubovitch Dance Company, you are cordially invited to a performance of LAR LUBOVITCH’S Othello, A Dance in Three Acts,  starring Marcelo Gomes & Julie Kent and the dancers & musicians of American Ballet Theatre. Music by Academy-Award winner Elliot Goldenthal TUESDAY, MAY 19, 2015 7:30 pm – Performance Metropolitan Opera House followed by 9:30 pm – Private cocktail reception with Lar Lubovitch & other artists Chowder House @ The Empire Hotel 44 West 63rd S...

Yet Another Accolade for Lubovitch’s New Dance – The Black Rose

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The Lar Lubovitch Dance Company has received an award from New Music USA during the funder’s third round of project grants. The Lubovitch company has received an award from New Music USA for its project The Black Rose, which was conceived and choreographed by Lar Lubovitch, with an original commissioned score by Scott Marshall, costumes by Fritz Masten, and lighting by Jack Mehler. The Black Rose premiered on October 15, 2014 at the Joyce Theater, and it will next be performed on tour through...

Grahm & Lubovitch Joint Showcase

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SPECIAL EVENT Friday, January 9th, from 3:30--4:30pm GRAHAM & LUBOVITCH joint showcase Please be our guest. The Lar Lubovitch and Martha Graham Dance Companies join forces for a special showing of new works and classics. The Lubovitch company will perform The Black Rose, which just premiered and will tour with support from the National Dance Project. The Graham company will perform Graham's stunning Steps in the Street and previews of new works by Liz Gerring and Sonya Tayeh....

Triumphant Engagement at the Joyce Theater

Artemis in Athens, Alessandra Ferri, Tobin Del Cuore
“Lar Lubovitch’s choreography is a thrilling sight, ravishing the eye, telling stories both complicated and mysterious.” The New Yorker We thank all of our supporters who made our season at the Joyce Theater last month such a huge success. You made it possible for us to create two new dances and to present them, with live music, for the great enjoyment of many thousands.THANK YOU !! Dance writers loved Artemis in Athens, praising it as “witty, “charming,” “lovely” and “delight...