Recent Articles


‘RE/33: 33 Fainting Spells Revisited’ traces an emotional and aesthetic dance lineage

Last weekend, Dayna Hanson launched a new project bringing the influential works of her former dance company into the present.

‘The Midsummer,’ an ambitious debut from new dance company the gray

Choreographer Beth Terwilleger debuts imaginative, cross-disciplinary dancing on this dark revision of Shakespeare’s comedy.

‘The Two-Step’ dances through an extraordinary life

Christine Longé's one-woman show, inspired by the life of her grandmother, shows a rarely depicted character: a woman in middle age acting upon her dreams and desires.

‘New Dances II’ marks a formal departure for first-rate company YC2

The dance company founded by Studio Kate Wallich and Velocity Dance Center performed works by Wallich, Tom Weinberger and Sidra Bell.

2018 Fall Arts Guide

Our picks for more than two dozen of the season's most compelling shows, plus Q&As with five leading local artists.

Whim W’Him’s dancer-curated ‘Choreographic Shindig’

Whim W’him’s dancers commissioned Omar Román De Jesús, Alice Klock and Brendan Duggan to create work for their annual mixed-bill spectacular.

A heightened, radical experience: Babette Pendleton on Yellow Fish Durational Performance Festival

The choreographer, visual artist and curator's first year as festival director is all about expanding and experimenting with foundational notions of time.

The healing flavor of ‘Moonshine’

Imana Gunawan's 'Moonshine: a cabaret project' blends music, dance and food in a communal art experience based on an original folktale.

Dance-Experimentalist Christin Call Embraces Her Ambition

"I love antiquated words. I love the grandiloquence of things that seem obsolete, and bringing them back fresh into this current world that we live in, and I think ballet is the same."

Sinner Saint Burlesque’s Bittersweet, Big-Hearted Swan Song

'A Midsummer Night’s Reverie' ends the group's 12 years of smart, sexy storytelling.

Catapult Dance Reaches Back to Move Forward in ‘I Am Not A Small Woman’

Veteran choreographers Michele Miller and Amii LeGendre team up for a politically relevant evening that doubles as a history lesson in Seattle dance.

The Intimate Ritual of ‘Broken Bone Bathtub’

Siobhan O’Loughlin's show is a metaphorical trust-fall.