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DGDC Performs November 17 in Jersey City

Your Move Dance Festival presents the Company as a featured guest company Friday November 17th at 7:30pm at the historic Loew’s Jersey Theatre in Jersey City. The Company continues its year-long celebration of Encore with a suite of the show’s favorite dances!

Presented by Art House Productions in partnership with Friends of the Loew’s, YOUR MOVE is New Jersey’s award-winning modern dance festival.

Tickets: $18 in advance, $22 at the door. Easily accessible from NYC by PATH train, right outside Journal Square station. Several parking decks are also located nearby.

Terrain Screens 9/22 at 4th International Meeting on Videodance, Valencia, Spain

Terrain, one of 16 films chosen from 440 international submissions, will screen at the annual Meeting on Videodance held at the Universitat Politècnica de València and different locations in the beautiful city of Valencia, Spain. The conference includes academic papers, artist presentations and screenings. Its goals include enhancing the academic study of video-dance, fostering artistic creation of video-dance by creating a meeting point for the different creative participants, and disseminating the knowledge and appreciation of video-dance among the students and general public. Elena Azzedín, Program Director at Arquitectura Actual de la Cultura (AADK), will present and speak at the conference on the Company’s behalf. AADK co-produced Terrain with the Company when Daniel was in residence at Centro Negra in Blanca, Murcia, Spain in the summer of 2016.

Calling All Hands! Help Fund Our Fall Work

Affront

We are raising funds this fall to continue with The Encore Project along with preparing for our 20th Anniversary Season 2018/2019! Your support makes a difference!

Affront Premiered August 20 in Brooklyn

Affront, Choreography: Daniel Gwirtzman

Daniel’s newest dance, Affront, premiered Sunday, August 20 at 7pm at Triskelion Arts in Williamsburg, Brooklyn as part of the WAXworks series. 106 Calyer St, Brooklyn, NY 11222. The pendulum has swung toward the abstract away from the sunniness of Encore. Affront, a quartet, explores the tipping point when intimacy crosses into violence, peeking into [...]

August 10–LIVE FROM CENTRAL PARK-6:45pm

The Encore Project LIVE

The Company takes to the streets again! Tune in at 6:45pm sharp for a special Encore Project celebration LIVE from CENTRAL PARK’S Bethesda Fountain! Visit Daniel’s Facebook page to watch. Open to the public.

August 2, 7pm, Films & Live Dance @ Lovecraft

Lovecraft August 8 Event

50 Avenue B, NYC, NY 10009. See the Company in Encore and be there for the premiere of three dance films made in Key West: Street, Skin and Stranded. Admission: $5 plus a drink. Proceeds go to help end NYC depression. More info HERE:

LIVE FROM NYC — July 26 Performance

The Company’s celebration of Encore’s 10th Anniversary continued when Justin Keats and Brittany Posas performed Ain’t She Sweet live from Manhattan’s Pier 25. A gorgeous summer night, sunny, not too hot, without humidity, and the Hudson River served as the backdrop to the spirited dance.

ENCORE Project Continues: July 26 Facebook LIVE

Brittany and Justin in The Encore Project

Justin Keats and Brittany Posas, above, take to the streets of Manhattan this week for a special Encore Project celebration. Tune into Daniel’s Facebook page to watch live on Wednesday at 7pm EST. Open to all to watch, regardless of whether you have a Facebook account.

The Wassaic Project Presents Encore, Aug 12

The Wassaic Project

The Wassaic Project presents the Company in Encore Saturday, August 12, 3pm.

SNAPSHOTS: July 12, 6:30pm

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