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Twyla Tharp at Barnard: Revealing Process

A lecture-demonstration
Saturday, April 26, 2014 (please note new date and time)
4:30 PM
LeFrak Gymnasium, 1st Floor Barnard Hall

Renowned choreographer Twyla Tharp ’63 talks about creating “Treefrog in Stonehenge” in the first ever lecture-demonstration of the work. Registration required.

The Barnard Project at New York Live Arts

A performance
Thursday, November 21 - Saturday, November 23, 2013
2 PM (Saturday), 7:30 PM
219 West 19th Street

Now in its ninth season, the Barnard Project and New York Live Arts present the first international collaboration creating an unforgettable experience: the “wunderkind of South African Dance.” Barnard students work with cutting-edge choreographers Boyzie Cekwana, Lance Gries, Annie-B Parson, and Donna Uchizono.

Edward Villella: Man Who Dances On

A conversation with Edward Villella
Monday, October 21, 2013
7 PM
Event Oval, The Diana Center

Edward Villella, beloved performer and National Medal of the Arts recipient, will discuss his extraordinary career and the changing role of ballet in contemporary life. 

Barnard Dances at Miller

Friday, April 12 - Saturday, April 13, 2013
2 PM (Saturday) & 7 PM
Miller Theater, 2960 Broadway

Cutting-edge choreographers Faye Driscoll, Francesca Harper, Heidi Henderson, and Bill Young, premiere new works made specifically for Barnard/Columbia dancers during a semester-long creative process.

Guggenheim Fellowship awarded to Prof. Lynn Garafola

Award will support dance historian's work on biography of Russian choreographer Bronislava Nijinska

The Worlds of Ntozake Shange

A performance & conference
Thursday, February 14 - Friday, February 15, 2013
6 PM (Thursday) & 10 AM - 6 PM (Friday)
Event Oval, The Diana Center

Join Africana Studies for a two-day celebration of playwright, poet, and novelist Ntozake Shange ’70, featuring student performances of her work, reflections on her legacy with Shange herself and acclaimed dance artist Dianne McIntrye, and an interdisciplinary exploration of African American arts and letters and gender in the African Diaspora. 

The Barnard Project at New York Live Arts

A performance
Thursday, November 15 - Saturday, November 17, 2012
2 PM & 7:30 PM
219 West 19th Street

One-of-a-kind premiere dances developed through collaborations between Barnard students and cutting-edge choreographers Nora Chipaumire, Beth Gill, Juliette Mapp, and Reggie Wilson.

The New Yorker highlights Prof. Lynn Garafola's work

Dance professor's research noted in a piece commemorating "The Rite of Spring."

Barnard Dances at Miller

Friday, 04/27 7 PM | Saturday, 04/28 2 & 7 PM
Miller Theater, 2960 Broadway

Cutting-edge choreographers, Larry Keigwin, Ana Keilson, Emery LeCrone, and Karla Wolfangle premiere new works made specifically for Barnard/Columbia dancers during a semester-long creative process.

The Window Sex Project

A dance performance and discussion featuring Sydnie L. Mosley '07
Monday, April 2, 2012
6:30 PM
Event Oval, The Diana Center

The Window Sex Project, produced by Sydnie L. Mosley '07, is a dance performance that tackles the everyday practice in which women are "window-shopped"; or forced to bear unsolicited harassment from men while walking on the street.