January 2016 Triangle Dance Calendar

The Durham Performing Arts Center will present a sold-out performance of the <em>Dancing with the Stars</em> Live Tour at 8 p.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 26th
The Durham Performing Arts Center will present a sold-out performance of the Dancing with the Stars Live Tour at 8 p.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 26th

EDITOR’S NOTE: This is the Triangle Review’s Master Dance Calendar for January 2016. 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 Review, 1828 Honeysuckle Road #13, Raleigh, NC 27609-6220.)

Jan. 8-10: Shade (Black Irish at the Cary Arts Center).

Jan. 13-14: Winter Benefit Show (Cary Dance Productions at the Cary Arts Center).

Carolina Performing Arts will present Compagnie Marie Chouinard performing <em>Gymnopédies</em> and <em>Henri Michaux: Mouvements</em> at 8 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 16th in UNC-Chapel Hill's Memorial Hall
Carolina Performing Arts will present Compagnie Marie Chouinard performing Gymnopédies and Henri Michaux: Mouvements at 8 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 16th in UNC-Chapel Hill’s Memorial Hall

Jan. 16: Compagnie Marie Chouinard: Gymnopédies and Henri Michaux: Mouvements (Carolina Performing Arts in Memorial Hall at UNC-Chapel Hill).

Jan. 23-24: Shen Yun Performing Arts (Shen Yun Performing Artsin Raleigh Memorial Auditorium).

Jan. 24: Solo Showcase (Cary Dance Productions at the Cary Arts Center).

Jan. 26: Dancing with the Stars Live (Durham Performing Arts Center).

Jan. 30: Metal Pole Mayhem (pole and aerial showcase) (MetalPoleMayhem at Motorco Music Hall in Durham).

Jan. 31: Chippendales: The 2016 Break-the-Rules Tour (Chippendales at The Ritz Raleigh).

EDITOR’S NOTE:

Robert W. McDowell has written articles for The News & Observer, The Raleigh Times, Spectator Magazine, CVNC, and Triangle Arts and Entertainment, all based in Raleigh. He edits and publishes two FREE weekly e-mail newsletters. Triangle Review provides comprehensive, in-depth coverage of local performing-arts events. (Start your FREE subscription by e-mailing robertm748@aol.com and typing SUBSCRIBE TR in the Subject: line.) McDowell also maintains a FREE list of movie sneak previews. (To subscribe, e-mail robertm748@aol.com and type SUBSCRIBE FFL FREE in the Subject: line.)

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).