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This newsletter is brought to you by Dance Source Houston, an organization
supporting the creation and performance of contemporary dance in Houston. You may
also access concert listings, movement class schedules and reviews and dance writing
by visiting

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This newsletter sponsored by Photography InSight

June has been busier than expected, but less with public performances. Nevertheless,
some enjoyable and unique performances have been captured. Photos from Ballet Under
the Stars and a Bharatnatyam performance in San Antonio are available for viewing.
Impressions of Blue Lapis Light's Requiem, the Big Range Dance Festival, and Houston
Ballet's Don Quixote, and Texas Youth Dance Council showcase will be online soon.
Visit and follow the links. Courtesy of



are you a member? If you are a member of Dance Source Houston, one of the benefits
of membership is that DSH will take care of posting your performance information on
the following websites: KPFT,, and as well as on our
own home page For more information, contact Toni Valle:
713/224-3262 or

Are there any companies in Houston celebrating anniversaries with the 2006/2007
season? If so, contact


media news

DANCE SOURCE WRITINGS: The Big Range - Program C by Nancy Wozny

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no performances listed this week.

Coming up next week:

saturday july 6

Persona Non Gratis. Farrell Dyde Dance Theatre & NoVoDaDa. A solo dance theatre work
created and performed by Farrell Dyde.
Music by Steve Reich, Harold Budd and Michael Nyman. 8:00pm. Barnvelder Movement
Arts Center, 2201 Preston. Performance will last one hour preceded and followed by a
convivial gathering, music and conversation, food and drink (wine, beer, bottled
water, soft drinks). 713/524-8529 or

friday july 7

Persona Non Gratis. Farrell Dyde Dance Theatre & NoVoDaDa. 8:00pm. See Above.

saturday july 8

An Evening with Patricia Astorga. 7:30pm. Bocados Restaurant, 1312 W. Alabama St.
713/213-8480 ot



july 8-12 Pilobolus Workshop. A five day intensive movement workshop with members
of Pilobus! By July 1: $175/five days. By July 8: $210.
Individual days: $50 in advance/$55 at door. to pay by credit
card, or send checks to FrenetiCore Theater, 5102 Navigation Blvd. Houston, TX
77011. Include your number and email on the check. 713/449-8375.

saturdays july 15 - august 6 World Dance Houston 2006. Presented by HCC Central.
The $150 fee covers the classes, background materials and a CD with the music used.
Covers 8 cultures taught by the teaching artists of Houston's international
community: Greek, Russian, Aztec, folklorico, African, Native American, classical
Indian, flamenco, and Polynesian. 713/718-6600 or

july 23-25 Frank Hatchett is coming to Houston. In-Step Dance Center in The
Woodlands. 281/298-7837

July 29-30 Raks Sharki/Belly Dance Workshop. Vashti return to Sirrom School of
Belly Dance for a two-day workshop and a show on July 29, 2006. Sirrom School of
Dance, 5570 Weslayan. 713/621-9818.

july 30-august 4 Ad Deum Dance Company Summer Dance Intensive. Ages 13-Adult. The
Crossroads of Faith & The Art of Dance. Faculty: Clara Cravey, Laura Morton, Randall
Flinn, Kathleen Lobue, Cheryl Cutlip of Radio City Rockettes, Tymme and Aury
Reitz-The Edge and LA Dance Force, Ravenna Tucker of Royal Ballet, Dawn Dippel and
Amy Cain of Revolve Dance Co. The Woodlands. or 713/626-5050.

july 31 - august 6 Festival Ballet's 10th Annual Summer Intensive Workshop. or 979-292-0117.

november 3 - 5 flamenco workshop with Marc Aurelio from Spain. Rodriguez Dance
Academy, 9403 Richmond Avenue. 713/780-1796.



saturday july 1 auditions - Dancers/Models Needed - Earn up to $200/per night.
4:00pm. Chucke's Choreography Dance Studio, 2844 Antoine. 713/957-3377.
Reggeaton/Hip-Hop and Cumbia dance experience is a must. Must be 21 years or older.
Wear fashionable dance attire; girls bring heels for cumbia. Bring a resume;
including dance and promotional/model experience, headshot or photo, photo ID
w/proof of age. Patricia Huizar: 821/745-8860 or


ongoing events

saturdays The Saturday Night "LIVE" Community Dance. Freestyle Creative Dance
Journey for ALL People, All Ages, 7:30 - 9:30pm, NiaMoves/ Heights: 3221 Houston
Ave. 77009, SunXine: 281/748-8080

2nd and 4th saturdays The Houston Area Traditional Dance Society holds contra dances
8-11pm. Central Presbyterean Church, Richmond Ave. at Timmons. Contra dance is an
early American dance form, a precursor of square dancing.

fridays Houston International Folkdancers 7:30pm-9:45pm. First Unitarian Church,
Fannin and Southmore.

sundays Sunday Socials (The last Sunday of each month). Presented by Latin Motions.
Sonia's World of Dance Studio, 5539 Richmond Ave(Behind Starbucks in the Shipleys
lot half a block from Chimney Rock). Cost: $3. 7:30 -10:30pm. or or 504/931-5154.



Because of the wealth of available Houston classes, individual class listings have
been transferred to the Dance Source Houston website. For easy access to class
listings, visit

NEW summer classes FROM HOPESTONE, 1210 W. Clay #3. 713/526-1907 x. 1.

monday pilates 8:00am.
wednesday BOSU 8:00am.
friday yoga 8:00am.
friday GYROKINESIS with Amy Ell. 7-8am.
wednesday int/adv modern with Jane Weiner 6-7:30 pm
wednesday intro modern with Julie Fox 7:30-9 pm.
wednesday evening ballet classes at Dominic Walsh Dance Theater, 2311 Dunlavy on the
corner of Fairview.

NEW summer classes taught by Jacqueline Nalett. King's Dancing Centre, 5200
Bissonnet. 713-667-3890 or or visit

monday jazz 6:00-7:00pm / modern 7:00-8:00pm
tuesday hip hop 7:00-8:00pm (taught by Tracy)
wednesday jazz 6:00-7:00pm / modern 7:00-8:00pm
thursday hip hop 7:00-8:00pm

Below is a listing of locations for available classes:

Barnevelder Movement Arts Complex, 2201 Preston. 713/529-1819 or

City Dance Studio - 2423 Dunstan. 713/529-6100 or or

Claire School of Dance - 713/880-5565 or

Feldenkrais Newsletter:

Hope Center - 1210 W. Clay #3. Classes:$12/single, $100/10. 713/526-1907 x. 1.

Houston Metropolitan Dance Center - 1202 Calumet, 713/522-6375 or

In Step Dance Centre - 449 Sawdust Rd. The Woodlands. 281-298-7837 or

JCC, 5601 S. Braeswood. 713-729-3200 ext. 3223, or

Dancer Enterprise, Houston Dance Academy, 6801 South Rice. 713/557-9465; email:

Dominic Walsh Dance Theater, 2311 Dunlavy on the corner of Fairview.

Kuumba House, 3001 Cleburne. 713/524-1079.

NiaMoves in the Heights, 3221 Houston Ave.

Second Generation Dance Company. 3001 Cleburne. (713) 298-7091

Sirrom School of Dance - 5570 Weslayan at Bissonnet. 713/621-9818.

Uptown Dance Center - 7417 Shadyvilla. 713 686 0334. $15.00 per class, $8.00
professional discount.

West University Dance Center, 4003 Bellaire Blvd. @ Stella Link.

Yoga Ananda - 1822 W. Alabama #2 (between Hazard/Woodhead). 713/527-8280.

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