Tag: dance

Artist Profile: Sheri Williams

Artist Profile: Sheri Williams

| October 15, 2014 | 0 Comments

From ThinkTV in Dayton At 52 years of age, Sheri “Sparkle” Williams has danced with the Dayton Contemporary Dance Company for 40 years. Her career has led to countless awards and accolades, most recently as a recipient of a 2014 Governor’s Award for the Arts in Ohio. Williams also serves as the dance company’s fitness [...]

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October 15, 2014 Full Episode

October 15, 2014 Full Episode

| October 15, 2014 | 0 Comments

On this episode of Broad & High, Sullivant’s Travels is a site-specific journey through the mind of a building – namely Ohio State’s newly renovated Sullivant Hall, home to the university’s dance department. World-renowned director and choreographer Stephan Koplowitz developed eleven simultaneous performance elements featuring artists from OSU’s Department of Dance, School of Music and [...]

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Globe Trot

Globe Trot

| July 23, 2014 | 0 Comments

Mitchell Rose, professor of dance filmmaking at The Ohio State University teamed up with OSU choreographer Bebe Miller who developed a dance with steps simple enough for non-dancers to execute, and then embarked on a 15-month journey to find participants across the world.

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A Day in the Life of a Ballerina

A Day in the Life of a Ballerina

| April 2, 2014 | 0 Comments

BalletMet dancer and Columbus native Samantha Lewis has been with the company for six years. She shows us what life is like as a ballet dancer, both on stage and off.

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March 5 Preview

March 5 Preview

| February 26, 2014 | 0 Comments

On the next Broad & High, a new board game parlor, King Makers, aims to redefine game night. We’ll show you can put your crime solving skills to work at the International Exhibition of Sherlock Holmes at COSI, and a dance party with the members of MojoFlo.

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The Dynamics of Dance — Ballet’s Grand Jete

The Dynamics of Dance — Ballet’s Grand Jete

| November 13, 2013 | 0 Comments

In ballet, the Grand Jete – or “giant leap” – is essentially the act of performing the splits in midair. With the help of a dancer demonstrating his technique, Broad & High spoke with BalletMet, physicists and sports-medicine professionals to deconstruct the move down to its essentials and discover what kind of skills it takes to execute this move.

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Momentum Dance

Momentum Dance

| May 16, 2013 | 0 Comments

Momentum – Excellence at the Speed of Dance is a project that teaches over 800 elementary students per year self discipline, teamwork and creative thinking. In partnership with BalletMet, Momentum is now celebrating its 10th year.

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Ctrl+Shift+: A Performance Unlike Any Other

Ctrl+Shift+: A Performance Unlike Any Other

| July 21, 2011 | 0 Comments

MATH AND DANCE HEART EACH OTHER?

You wouldn’t normally think that complex math and contemporary dance go together. However, choreographer CoCo Loupe and OSU math student Robin Baiyda combine their powers to create an innovative, interactive, and incomparable event.

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Merce Cunningham Dance Company

Merce Cunningham Dance Company

| February 12, 2010 | 0 Comments

In one of the cultural highlights of the season, the Merce Cunningham Dance Company embarks on a final two-year international tour, kicking off in Mershon Auditorium today.

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Cirque d’Art Theatre

Cirque d’Art Theatre

| June 28, 2009 | 0 Comments

Cirque d’Art is a school for circus performers, with a special emphasis on providing gymnastic and acrobat training to special needs kids.

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