Dance
A Big Team for a ‘Tiny’ Tale

It takes a big team to tell this tiny tale. And it takes friends. La Crescenta resident Jaclyn Stryker has known California Contemporary Ballet artistic director Aerin Holt since she was a child. Stryker, a professional dancer who worked with companies locally and in San Francisco, honed her technical skills training under Holt, and is now returning to the starring role as the tiny fairy,…

Lineage Dance Explores the Dark Melancholy Loneliness of Suicide

Even in death relationships continue to evolve. “Ceiling in the Floor” explores the dark melancholy loneliness of suicide, unveiling an inspired, true story about the way two lives are bound together through music and dance.…

Nonprofit on a Mission to Save Ballet One Ballerina at a Time

Save Ballet, is the campaign name for the new Dance Conservatory of Pasadena a nonprofit who is helping to preserve the art of ballet by funding ballet scholarships for children. They are now accepting donations…

Lineage Dance Gala Benefits the Arts Through Dance

Dance organizations usually offer classes for people who want to be dancers, but Lineage Performing Arts Center takes the art further by providing free outreach classes for people with Down Syndrome, Parkinson’s, and cancer, as…

Ole! Pasadena Dance Theatre Hosts First Gala in Years

Every morning these skilled athletes wake up aching. Yet a viewer would never know it from watching the graceful dance performance that appear seamlessly effortless. In the dance realm a day off hardly exists, rather…

Dance Events

Saturday, July 26 - 9:00 am Free Dance Day at Pasadena Dance Theatre

Saturday, August 09 - 8:00 pm Super Single Mixers Unlock Dance Party

Thursday, December 11 - 10:00 am Pasadena Dance Theatres The Nutcracker

Saturday, August 09

Silvering Singles Find the Key to UnLocking Love at ‘UnLock’ Dance Party

Pasadena & LA singles find the key to unlocking fun and romance at their upcoming ‘UnLock’ Dance Party at the luxurious Romanesque Ballroom, in Old…

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Flintridge Sacred Heart Academy: Dance Teacher Wins Prestigious Grant

Choreographer/dancer, writer and actor Liz Hoefner Adamis was one of three Los Angeles artists chosen to participate in the Margaret Jenkins Dance Company’s CHIME (Choreographers in Mentorship Exchange) Program for 2013, a mentorship program for professional choreographers. Liz, who is FSHA’s dance teacher and Saltatrix moderator, is one of only nine artists nationwide (and three in the Los Angeles area) to be accepted into the program. Liz will be working with Nancy Keystone, the founder of L.A.’s Critical Mass Performance Group, on a new piece, while also observing Nancy’s rehearsals for the upcoming Ameryka and Alcestis. After working with her…

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