Dance Month at the Kaplan Theatre

Celebrating 37 Years

Ariel Rivka DanceJanuary 12-February 12, 2017

Dance Month at the Kaplan Theatre, one of the most anticipated dance events in Houston, will present concerts, master classes and Tirkedu Houston!, the annual Israeli Workshop weekend. 


Ariel Rivka Dance

Sunday, Jan 22, 2017 | 3:00 PM
Concert
Sunday, Jan 22, 2017 | 10:00 AM
Jewish Federation of Greater Houston event for PJ Libary families

Ariel Rivka Dance (ARD) is a critically acclaimed contemporary dance company led by a married choreographer/composer team, Ariel Grossman and David Homan. Based in New York/New Jersey, this all-female company brings a particular perspective and interpretation to their works that incorporate various styles of dance and music. 

In addition to their public performance, the Jewish Federation of Greater Houston will present a separate interactive program by ARD for PJ Library children ages 3-5 that explores the Book of Esther.

 

Houston Choreographers X6

Saturday, Jan 28, 2017 | 8:00 PM
Houston Choreographers X6 presents a memorable evening of dance featuring six dynamic independent local choreographers: Jacquelyne Boe, Roberta Cortes, Rebecca French, Dorrell Martin, Lindsey McGill, Stacy Skolnik and Kathy Wood. Each artist has been commissioned to premiere a piece for the concert.

 


And Still You Must Swing

Saturday, Feb 11, 2017 | 8:00 PM
Dormeshia Sumbry-Edwards, Derick K. Grant and Jason Samuels Smith are three of the world's most influential ambassadors of tap. Along with Tony Merriwether, they come together in And Still You Must Swing, a show that captures the heart and legacy of tap dance and honors the influence of jazz roots on this art form in a rhythmic feast including live music, dynamic choreography and stunning improvisation.

 

Please contact Maxine Silberstein at msilberstein@erjcchouston.org or 713.551.7217 for more information.    

 

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