Archive for September, 2010

Lunchtime in the Studio, September 30th, 2010!

Today we are hosting our community in our downstairs studio. We have show some snippets of dance and we’d like to share some of what we recorded via video tape.


Signs are finished!

Here’s the updated look at the studios and offices with our new pretty signs painted by Michelle Black of (designed by our graphic designer, Jon Scott Weaver.)Here’s the back parking lot and the silhouette of Claire jumping that looks great from up when you turn into the alleyway/entrance to the parking lot.   Here’s that […]

Rainy Days and Mondays

Hanging around…nothing to do but frown…It’s Monday and it’s rainy…Good thing we are inside dancing! This morning we are tackling a run of Cumulus for one of our many performances in Houston next week. This particular performance is sort of a retrospective performance that we are sharing with Ad Deum dance company. We are both […]

Wednesday Corazon and other Adventures

We are delighted to have Juana Farfan back with us for Corazon Abriendo! She was with us for the original development of Corazon and then was busy having baby Luke. Now she is back for the November performance of Corazon and she looks great! This afternoon we will work on ‘Navigating the Hallway’. This is […]


Corian started us off with a vivacious high energy sweaty class. We worked the slyly humorous text in Cumulus, re connected with the elegant fluid lines choreographed by Dutch Choreographer Beppie Blankert and dove back in to the aggressive almost pro wrestling partner work. In mid October we will perform outdoors in Houston at Discovery […]


Studio renovations

So we didn’t get a “before” to go with the “after,” but if you’ve been to our studios, you’ll see the transformation (still in process in several places.)So in the alleyway, they removed the awning that ran the length of it and painted everything our fantastic new blue color.    And in the downstairs lobby, […]

week two

hello again. we are in the thick of week two of our 30th season. there is a lot of activity in the studio and in the building. we have a new dance floor in our upstairs studio, new flooring and a kitchenette in the foyer space downstairs, and a paint job including the new logo […]

May 19 . Artful Thursday at MFAH

“Color as Situation”, at Artful Thursday, May 19, 2011, 6:30 p.m. Museum of Fine Arts, Houston CORE will create a site-specific dance work inside the exhibition  Carlos Cruz-Diez: Color in Space and Time, the first  large-scale retrospective of this pioneering Franco-Venezuelan artist. This new work, “Color as Situation,” explores  the projection of light on objects, […]

May 15 . Houston Fieldwork Showcase

Houston Fieldwork Showcase, May 15, 2011 Barnevelder Movement/Arts Complex, 2 p.m., $7 at the door Independent Artists: Innovative Art The Fieldwork Showcase performance showcases new art created  by local artists working in a variety of mediums who participated in  the Fieldwork process this spring.  Meeting weekly or biweekly in a facilitated format, artists meet in […]

May 13 . Miami Dance Festival

Corazón Abriendo (Heart Opening), May 13, 2011 at the Miami Dance Festival CORE Performance Company performs Corazón Abriendo (Heart Opening), the multimedia dance that weaves a cross-cultural experience of dance, video, music, sculpture and narrative at the Miami Dance Festival on Friday, May 13, 2011.