The game of dominoes is a cultural pastime in several of the cities that choreographer and dancer Gabri Christa has livedPuerto Rico, Cuba, Curaçao, and New York.
Belgian choreographer Anne Teresa De Keersmaeker has always experimented with the tension between music and dance in her choreographies.
Anniversaries are in the air this October. Urban Bush Women, the Brooklyn-based company that presents dance theater based on black women’s experiences, celebrates its 20th anniversary at Danspace Project St. Mark’s (October 810, 8:00 pm).
A dancer slides onto canvas, propelling herself diagonally across the stage in arcs and circles, an ecstasy of release from the structured restraint that has held her thus far.