On The Internet
Southern California Dance Directory, compiled by Louise Reichlin.
Contains names and contact numbers for over 315 professional dance
companies and related service organizations of dance in the Southern
California area. This page also leads to a curated page of dance
6801 Hollywood Blvd., (323) 308-6300. The centerpiece of Hollywood
Highland, a world-class live broadcast theatre, and new home of
the Academy Award ceremonies.“La Bayadére”, Ardani Artists presents
The Mariinsky Theatre of St. Petersberg Kirov Ballet, Oct 15-19.
(See MUSIC, PLACES, THEATRE)
2580 Caheunga Blvd. East, (323) 461-3673.
Lovely historic outdoor amphitheatre. Home of “Summer Nights at
the Ford” series.
July 11: Mizeranydance! “The Man Clan”
July 25: Naomi Goldberg’s L.A. Modern Dance and Ballet “Immediate
Aug 1: Helios Dance Theatre “The Quickening”
Aug 15: Ballet Folklorico Panameño
“Panama: Folklore, Fantasy Tradition”
Aug 16: This is Bellydance!
Aug 21 23: Ay! Flamenco
Aug 22: Lula Washington Dance Theatre
Aug 30: Pacifico Dance Company
“Mexico: Alma Y Corazon”
Dance Company, Aug. 30,
Information resource center on auditions, classes and events concerning
9039 Sunset Blvd., (310) 274-5800.
Once a month this Sunset Strip nightclub presents “The Choreographers
Ball,” performances by some of the best in dance
5060 Fountain Ave., (323) 663-1525.
“Forever Flamenco” Every Sunday Night at 8pm The hottest flamenco
in town is happening at the Fountain! A thrilling combination of
prepared work and spontaneous exploration - with invited audience
participation for the last number
2301 N. Highland Ave. (323) 850-2077.
World-famous natural amphitheatre.
Aug 2: Cirquoe Eloize:
A Night at the Circus
Aug 6: Wayne Shorter: “Life Music”,
featuring dancer Savion Glover
Aug 16: Romantic Shakespeare: “Romeo Juliet”Hollywood Bowl Orchestra
with the Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre
3433 Cahuenga Blvd. West, (323) 850-9497.
“The Non-Profit Valentina Oumansky Dramatic Dance Foundation.” Artistic
Director: Valentina Oumansky. Dramatic Dance Workshop; Studio Theatre
rental; also Video Production. Also presents “Project Image,” a
performing arts program for schools.
Angeles Choreographers Dancers
This professional non-profit dance organization includes performing
companies of Louise Reichlin Dancers (modern dance) and Zapped Taps/Alfred
Desio (tap dance, both traditional and electronic).
A two-month residency for families at Los Feliz
Elementary in Jan. Feb. culminates in a performance. Companies offer
family through full performances as well as workshops and residencies
817 N. Highland Ave., (323) 467-0825.
All forms of dance classes offered for all ages. Call for schedule.
Dance at the Ivar Theatre
1605 Ivar Avenue, (310) 645-9419.
“Spectrum Dance Caught Between: Dancing for Camera and Live Audience”
Aug 2 3. “Spectrum Dance in L.A.” Aug 9 10. Providing an ongoing,
open forum to showcase the complete range of professional dance
activity in the Los Angeles area.
Christiansen of Spectrum Dance,
1638 N. Las Palmas (323) 630-3586. Bal Arabiana, world music dance
Los Angeles Dance Foundation
“Making it better for dance in Los Angeles.” The Annual American
Choreographer Awards acknowledges media choreographers. Publisher
of Dance Fitness Magazine.