Walter’s World: Dance, Dance, Dance And More!

By Walter Rutledge

This weekend dance dominates the arts scene. Two dance titans are presenting their 2012 seasons downtown in the most prestigious performance venues in the city, while a new and innovative dance company will present works uptown in Harlem. Continue Reading →

Walter’s World: Weekend Picks- Opera, Art and a Dancing Birthday Celebration

By Walter Rutledge

This weekend Opera returns to Harlem. Art also makes a big statement uptown. While a Harlem landmark has a birthday. Continue Reading →

Walter’s World: Dance Theatre of Harlem II To Debut At The Joyce

By Walter Rutledge

Dance Theatre of Harlem II, also known as the Dance Theatre of Harlem Ensemble, will begin their New York début season at the Joyce Theater on February 7, 2012. Continue Reading →

Walter’s World: Dance Theatre of Harlem II opens at the Joyce

By Walter Rutledge

The Dance Theatre of Harlem II will begin their New York debut season at the Joyce Theatre tonight. Continue Reading →

Walter’s World: Camille A. Brown and Dancers at the Joyce

By Walter Rutledge

Camille A. Brown and Dancers presented the company’s first full evening concert series at the Joyce Theater, January 27 through 29th. Continue Reading →

Walter’s World: Dance and More Bearden

Complexions Contemporary Ballet fall season at the Joyce Theatre (175 8th Ave at 19th St) Tuesday November 15 through Sunday November 27. Continue Reading →

Walter’s World: Camille A. Brown “Fun- Raiser”

By Walter Rutledge

On October 10, 2011, Camille A. Brown held her second annual fundraiser. The festival event could be more accurately described “fun-raiser”.

In addition to raising funds for her fledging company the evening honored two women who are still making vital contributions in dance; former dancer, turned singer and dance curator Danielle Gee and dance legend Carmen de Lavallade. Continue Reading →