MamLuft&Co. Dance is in its eighth year of presenting new and provocative modern dance programs, and the company’s founder, Jeanne Mam-Luft, joins Anne Arenstein to talk about their history, mission, and their May production of Memoriam.
Local dance companyPones Inc. is part of this summer’s Cincy Fringe Festival and will also perform as part of CrisisART Festival 2014, an art for social change gathering in Tuscany. Executive Director Kim Popa joins Robyn Carey-Allgeyer to talk about the history of the company and all the upcoming performances.
MamLuft&Co. Dance premiers a new work at the Aronoff Center for the Arts on February 21 and 22. /SHIFT/ follows a community forced into a world of change and rebuilding by an unknown catastrophic event. Jeanne Mam-Luft talks about the work and the dance company.
Exhale Dance Tribe is a contemporary jazz dance company based in Cincinnati and rooted in rhythmic storytelling. The troupe is comprised of performing artists and dance educators and strives to link dancers, choreographers, musicians, singers and multimedia artists on both a national and international level.
March 8-9 brings the annualPerformance and Time Arts production of the Contemporary Dance Theater to the College Hill Town Hall. This performance art festival will feature modern dance, a comic opera and much more. One of the show’s producers, Karen Wissel-Shiota, spends a few minutes in studio with Anne Arenstein with a preview of this year’s event.
Jim Stump welcomes in Kim Popa, the co-founder/artistic & executive director ofPones, Inc., the contemporary dance company that often performs in non-traditional spaces. They discuss the history of the group and some of their upcoming performances.