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Summer and Fall Film Festivals

No Trespassing
Sans Souci Festival of Dance Cinema
September 26, 2016–Boulder, CO
An antidote to the highly-edited films current in popular culture

Santa Barbara Fine Arts Film Festival
July 16, 2016–Santa Barbara, CA
The perfect symbiosis of elements conspired: a clear day during the heavy rainy season with good light at high tide.

Into The Streets

EnCORE Dance on Film
May 27, 2016–Decatur, GA
The dance encapsulates the Company’s manifesto that dance is for everyone!

Daniel in Provence

Read his Travelogue HERE!

European Residencies June 1-July 31

Maison Dora Maar

Daniel has received two fellowships this summer to advance his choreographic and film projects. The first, from the Brown Foundation Fellows Program at the Dora Maar House in Ménerbes, Southern France, will allow him to be in residence for the entire month of June developing new dance film projects. The 18th-century town house, above, was [...]

Into The Streets Screens May 27

Into The Streets

The Company’s colorful film Into The Streets filmed in Salvador, Brazil screens at the EnCORE Dance on Film Festival A social gathering for the arts and celebration of Dance made for the Silver Screen! Film and Conversation. Presented by CORE, a contemporary dance company celebrating 35 years! EnCORE brings together a collection of original dance [...]

Gwirtzman Performs New Solo – April 3

Doodling with Daniel Gwirtzman

Click HERE to view Daniel Doodling in Rehearsal ShowDown Sunday, April 3, 5:30 – 7:00 pm Studio C: Gibney Dance 280 Broadway ShowDown is a free monthly performance and feedback series for works-in-progress at Gibney Dance: Agnes Varis Performing Arts Center at 280 Broadway. The program provides emerging and mid-career dance artists an opportunity to [...]

The Oracle at MAD Festival-Rochester, NY

Derek Crescenti and Daniel Gwirtzman in The Oracle

DGDC takes The Oracle back on the road March 19 and 20, to perform in the MAD (Movement and Dance) Festival at Nazareth College.

The Oracle Makes Its Jazz at Lincoln Center Debut!

The Company at Jazz at Lincoln Center

DGDC made its Jazz at Lincoln Center debut during the BookingDance Festival, January 2016.

DGDC performs at ACDA, March 9-12

Simon and Simone rehearsing Obsession

Daniel Gwirtzman Dance Company has been invited to perform as part of the American College Dance Association’s Southeast Conference at Emory University in Atlanta. The conference, March 9-12, is a four-day festival of guest classes, adjudicated concerts and guest performances. Daniel will perform his signature solo Character on March 10 and 11 in a faculty [...]

The Oracle at APAP – January 17, 2016

The Oracle at APAP


DG Celebrates 20 Years with New Film

Daniel Gwirtzman 20th Anniversary

DG 20th Anniversary Film from Daniel Gwirtzman Dance Company on Vimeo. Daniel’s choreography was first produced in 1995 during Artichoke Dance Company’s premiere season, Fall Harvest, at the Merce Cunningham Studio. Daniel Gwirtzman Dance Company was formed in 1998 and incorporated as a nonprofit in 1999. For the last twenty years Daniel has produced, choreographed, [...]