EDITOR’S NOTE: This is the Triangle Review’s Master Dance Calendar for October 2015. If your productions are not listed in this calendar, please e-mail the SHOW TITLE(S), DATE(S), LOCATION(S), and PRESENTER’S NAME to RobertM748@aol.com, and be sure to e-mail all your news releases and publicity PHOTOS to that address. (Our “snail mail” address is Triangle Theater Review, 1828 Honeysuckle Road #13, Raleigh, NC 27609-6220.)
Oct. 8-11, 17-18, 24-25: Symphonie Fantastique: Un Bal, a world premiere by Robert Weiss, set to “Un Bal (A Ball),” the second movement of Hector Berlioz’s “Symphonie Fantastique,” plus a world premiere of Book of Contradictions by Zalman Raffael and Robert Weiss’ “A Dancerly Response,” set to J.S. Bach’s “A Musical Offering” (Carolina Ballet in the A.J. Fletcher Opera Theater in Raleigh). Langley Review.
Oct. 9: Compagnie Lasko: XXY (preview) (Culture Mill at the Carrack Modern Art in Durham).
Oct. 9-10: Stations, performed by Nicola Bullock, Leah Wilks, and Matthew Young (Durham Independent Dance Artists: The Department of Improvised Dance at Durable Durham Warehouse, 809 Ramseur St, in Durham).
Oct. 9-11: 30th International Festival of Raleigh (International Focus, Inc. at the Raleigh Convention Center).
Oct. 16: Compagnie Lasko: One Shoot (Culture Mill at the Haw River Ballroom in Saxapahaw).
Oct. 17: Celebration of Children in the Arts (Cary Ballet Company).
Oct. 18: Look Before You Leap: : Seven New Works Inspired by Testing Testing, a performance by choreographer/dancer Maura Garcia and composer/sound artist MGL (Ackland Art Museum in Chapel Hill).
Oct. 18: The Rural Academy Theater (Gregg Museum of Art & Design in Stafford Commons at N.C. State University’s Talley Student Center in Raleigh).
Oct. 23-24: Rennie Harris Puremovement (Duke Performances in R.J. Reynolds Industries Theater on Duke University’s West Campus in Durham).
Oct. 23-25: Postcards Past, Present, Future (KillianManning/NoForwardingAddress at Common Ground Theatre in Durham).
Oct. 24: Emergence: An Evening of Dance Celebrating Choreographers in the Triangle (The Triangle Dance Project in the PSI Theatre at the Durham Arts Council).
Oct. 30: North Carolina District Step Show (Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc. and the Association of North Carolina Alphamen (ANCA) at The Carolina Theatre of Durham).
Oct. 31: North Carolina Kaleidoscope 2015: Something for Everyone (The News & Observer in Historic Market Mall in Raleigh).
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