January 2017 Triangle Dance Calendar

The Women's Voices Chorus will present Dance the World 'Round on Jan. 22nd at Durham's Judea Reform Congregation`
The Women's Voices Chorus will present Dance the World 'Round on Jan. 22nd at Durham's Judea Reform Congregation
The Women's Voices Chorus will present <em>Dance the World 'Round</em> at 3 p.m. on Sunday, Jan. 22nd, at the Judea Reform Congregation in Durham
The Women’s Voices Chorus will present Dance the World ‘Round at 3 p.m. on Sunday, Jan. 22nd, at the Judea Reform Congregation in Durham

EDITOR’S NOTE: This is the Triangle Review’s Master Dance Calendar for the entire month of January 2017. If your productions are not listed in this calendar, please e-mail the SHOW TITLE(S), DATE(S), LOCATION(S), and the name of the PRESENTER(S) to RobertM748@aol.com, and be sure to e-mail all your news releases and publicity PHOTOS — with CAPTIONS and PHOTO CREDITS — to that address. (Our “snail mail” address is Triangle Review, 1828 Honeysuckle Road #13, Raleigh, NC 27609-6220.)

Jan. 1: KwanzaaFest 2017 (African-American Dance Ensemble at the Durham Armory).

Jan. 11-12: CREATE: Winter Benefit Show (Cary Dance Productions at the Cary Arts Center).
Jan. 13-14: Dance Faculty Concert (Meredith College Dance Program in Jones Auditorium in Raleigh).

Jan. 22: Dance the World ‘Round (Women’s Voices Chorus at the Judea Reform Congregation in Durham).

Jan. 22: Solo Showcase (Cary Dance Productions at the Cary Arts Center).

Carolina Performing Arts will present Nani in a <em>Topeng Losari</em> Indonesian mask dance at 8 p.m. on Friday, Jan. 27th, in Moeser Auditorium in Hill Hall at UNC-Chapel Hill
Carolina Performing Arts will present Nani in a Topeng Losari Indonesian mask dance at 8 p.m. on Friday, Jan. 27th, in Moeser Auditorium in Hill Hall at UNC-Chapel Hill

Jan. 27: Nani in a Topeng Losari (mask dance) (Carolina Performing Arts in Moeser Auditorium in Hill Hall at UNC-Chapel Hill).

Jan. 28: Metal Pole Mayhem: Soundtrack Edition (Metal Pole Mayhem at Motorco Music Hall in Durham).

EDITOR’S NOTE:

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By Robert W. McDowell

Robert W. McDowell is a Raleigh, NC-based freelance writer, editor, and critic. He has written theater, film, book, and music previews and reviews for The News & Observer, The Raleigh Times, Spectator Magazine, and Classical Voice of North Carolina, all based in Raleigh. In 1980-91, he covered business, industry, government, and education for (We the People of) North Carolina magazine, published monthly by N.C. Citizens for Business and Industry. In April 2001, McDowell started Robert's Reviews, a FREE weekly e-mail newsletter that provides comprehensive, in-depth coverage of the performing arts in the Research Triangle area of North Carolina, which includes Raleigh, Durham, Chapel Hill, and Carrboro. Triangle Review is the latest-and-greatest version of McDowell's original newsletter. (To start your FREE subscription, e-mail robertm748[at]aol.com and type SUBSCRIBE TR in the Subject: line.) From December 1980 until September 2017, McDowell served on the board of directors of The Cinema, Inc., a Raleigh-based nonprofit film society formed in 1966. He currently publishes a weekly list of FREE advance screenings of movies in the Triangle area. (To have your e-mail address added to this FREE list, e-mail robertm748[at]aol.com and type SUBSCRIBE FFL FREE in the Subject: line.) McDowell also co-edited and supervised the production of Jim Valvano's Guide to Great Eating (JTV Enterprises, 1984), a 224-page sports celebrity cookbook; and he served as a fact checker for Valvano: They Gave Me a Lifetime Contract, and Then They Declared Me Dead (Pocket Books, 1991).