DANCE UP CLOSE/EAST BAY
With the help of two grants in 2008 from the Zellerbach Family Foundation and the Berkeley Civic Arts Commission, Shawl-Anderson Dance Center is pleased to now be running its own presenting series as well at the Center: Dance Up Close/East Bay.
The series offers local audiences an intimate space to see professional level work, and supports local choreographers who want to produce their work for several weeks in a row.
The Series was launched in late May 2008 with Paufve Dance and its annual Bare Bones performance, followed by:
November 2008 - Nina Haft and Company'si production of 'SKIN: One Becomes Two'.
February 2010 - ahdanco's Home Season production of "here, look".
November 2010 - Kimi Guthrie's Dandelion Dance Theater's production of "Mama/LOVE".
August 2011 - Antoine Hunter's production of Urban Jazz Dance.
October 2012 - Melecio Estrella and Andrew Ward's FOGBEAST production of "Move Here"
August 2013 - Troy Macklin's production of "Release Your Quest"
April 2014 - Angela Demmel & Dancers production of "Slices of Life"
June 2014 - Right Brain Performance Lab production of "What Stays"
October 2014 - Stranger Lover Dreamer's production od "Paul C.'s Homeroom Journal"
Please see our Performing/Events page for upcoming shows.