Monthly Archives: January 2016

Kanopy Dance Presents Pascal Rioult Master Class

Kanopy Dance is pleased to offer a rare opportunity to participate
in a Master Class with Pascal Rioult,
former Martha Graham Principal Dancer and Artistic Director of RIOULT DANCE NY

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Pascal Rioult in Martha Graham’s “Clytemnestra”, photo: Nan Melville

Saturday February 13th, 11am-12:30pm
Kanopy Dance Studio
341 State Street, Madison, WI
Master class in Martha Graham Technique for intermediate and advanced dancers, ages 11-adult,  taught by Pascal Rioult. Space is limited. Fee: $25.

Learn from one of the Masters of our time.

AND Don’t forget to get your tickets to see
RIOULT DANCE NY other guest artists perform along side Kanopy Dance Company in

Rioult: Hearts Entwined, at the Overture Center for the Arts.


Looking for Teaching Artist in Madison for Creative Dance Class

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VSA Wisconsin is looking for a teaching artist for creative movement/dance instruction to conduct a class at their Art Center here in Madison. This individual should be able to use adaptive techniques and Universal Design for learning strategies so that participants of all abilities can actively participate and experience success. Instructors can suggest class themes. VSA Wisconsin has hand instruments, floor drums, a piano, electronic keyboard, sound system and also an interactive white board that can be used to supplement instruction.

Please contact (608) 241-2131 with questions.

WDC Members to Perform at International Festival

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Enjoy more than 30 FREE performances in one incredible day at the Overture Center for the Arts!

12:00-12:25 PM Gaelic Fusion Dance Co., Tales of love told through traditional Scottish Highland & Country dances. Capitol Theater, Level I

1:00-1:25 PM Sadira & the Riad Dance Co., Powerful & joyous, traditional & contemporary dances from the Middle East. Rotunda Stage, Lower Level

1:35-2:00 PM Tania Tandias Flamenco & Spanish Dance Co., Flamenco with driving rhythms, intricate footwork & swirling costumes. Capitol Theater, Level I

2:05-2:30 PM Mesoghios Dance Troup, Traditional Greek folk & city folk dances, & a dance referencing the Greek Civil War. Promenade Hall, Level II

Bollywood Coming to Valley Academy for the Arts


Bollywood Dance at Valley Academy for the Arts  (139 N Lake St, Neenah, WI 54956)
Thursdays, January 7- June 2, 2016, 20-week course
Adult class:  5:45-6:45pm / Student class: 7-8 pm
$250 non-VAA students/$200 current VAA students
Payment made in full by the first class will receive a 2.5% discount.

If you would like more information or have questions about this class, please contact Anne Marie Abderholden at or 920-279-1578.