Archive for November, 2011

new beginnings!

Here at Core Performance Company we are gearing up for some really exciting stuff! We have a major residency coming up in Arkansas in order to promote healthy body image. On other fronts, we will be creating a “dance walk,” of sorts here in downtown Decatur. We are still in the preliminary stages of actually […]


Tonight is opening night of Navigating the Hallway with KDNY!! Please come check out this very special performance tonight and tomorrow!!


hammer time

Blake and Claire (CORE engineering team) shown here taking care of some minor studio repairs.

TTI: Round 2

Tomorrow we are joined by the generous and knowledgeable Dance Education Consultant Melissa Dittmar Joy to discuss “multiple intelligences” and arts education. The session will commence at 9am and run till 4pm and promises to fill us with information and inspiration. Come one, come all!


CORE vs. corps

Wanna know how compelling CORE dancers are? How they just make you wanna get up and dance? Exhibit A: our friendly soldier on the Decatur square. Nice shoulder stand, sir. We salute you.


Room writing

Alex and Claire (seen here) map out the space as we gear up for the remount of Sue Schroeder’s Room and the Atlanta premier of Kathleen Dyer’s Navigating the Hallway with our guests KDNY. The gals from New York arrive Nov.16th and will be teaching class Wed. Thurs. and Friday 9-10:30 am at CORE studios. […]

Mar 10 . Trey McIntyre Project

Co-presentation with the Rialto Center for the Arts Saturday, March 10, 2012 at 8 p.m. The Trey McIntyre Project—an immediate sensation with critics and audiences alike when the troupe burst onto the contemporary dance scene less than four years ago—is led by choreographer Trey McIntyre, one of Dance magazine’s “25 to Watch” in 2001. His […]

Mar 24 . Auditions for CORE Performance Company

CORE Performance Company seeks dancers for the 2012-13 Season Auditions will be held in both of CORE’s home cities. Atlanta auditions will be held at CORE Studios on March 8 from 9-10:30 a.m. and March 10 from 1- 2:30 p.m., and in Houston on March 24 from 9:30-11 a.m. at Barnevelder Movement/Arts Complex, Studio  B. […]

Feb 19-25 . The Moving Toward Health Project

Using Dance to Talk About Health: Body Image, Healthy Lifestyle and Eating Disorders Education through Movement The Moving Toward Health Project Moving Toward Health (MTH)  is a program encompassing performances, workshops, lectures, and forums that was designed by CORE Performance Company and The University of Central Arkansas College of Fine Arts and Communication Artists in […]

Feb 27 . Atlanta Fieldwork Workshop

Begins: Monday, February 27 Meets bi-weekly from 7–10 PM Meeting location: CORE Studios upstairs. Showcase will be on Sunday, May 6 at 5 p.m. at Emory’s Schwartz Center dance studio. Cost: $75 for all meetings, rehearsal space and showcase Are you a choreographer who wants feedback on your newest dance? A writer who needs a […]