Don't Miss The Two Opportunities To See EMD This Month!

IDENTITY AT BUILT ON STILTS FESTIVAL THIS WEEKEND

Tiffany Rea-Fisher is bringing an excerpt of her 2013 piece, Identity, to Built on Stilts: Martha's Vineyard's Homegrown Dance & Performance Festival. Performed by soloist Lisa Peluso, this piece was described as "an expressive performance" by Oberon's Grove.

The Built on Stilts Dance Festival is comprised of work by members of the Vineyard Community and professional performing artists from the island and beyond. It's EIGHTEENTH year celebrating the shared language of dance through an incomparably egalitarian and inspiring season of programming will be held August 7-10 & 16-19, 2014.


 

Identity at Built on Stilts

August 16 & 17 at 8pm
Union Chapel
55 Narragansett Ave Oak Bluffs, MA 02539
Free Admission


EMD at DOWNTOWN DANCE FESTIVAL

Elisa Monte Dance is excited to be performing Identity and Pigs and Fishes in a program alongside Jennifer Muller/The Works and Buglisi Dance Theatre at the Battery Dance Company's Downtown Dance Festival.

EMD at DDF

August 19 at 7pm
Robert F Wagner Jr Park
20 Battery Place New York, NY 10280
Free Admission


 

The Downtown Dance Festival (DDF) is one of lower Manhattan’s most highly anticipated summer events.  Initiated in 1982 by Battery Dance Company (BDC), the Festival has thrilled audiences in the hundreds of thousands and showcased great dance companies from around the world as well as the best New York City has to offer, all free-of-charge to the public.  The New York Times, Wall Street Journal, The New Yorker and many foreign media outlets have accorded the DDF consistently excellent reviews and lavish features.  As Battery Dance Company’s signature downtown community program, DDF has featured over 200 dance companies ranging in style from classical ballet to post-modern, Indian classical to Afro-Cuban.  The Downtown Dance Festival is NYC’s longest-running dance festival.