“A wealth of meaning can accrue in 20 minutes”
Read Celia Wren’s Washington Post review of DTSBDC’s premier performance of Dana Tai Soon Burgess’ new work Picasso Dances at the Kreeger Museum.
K Street Magazine featured the Diplomats of Dance Society visit to the Kreeger Museum to watch the 2nd DTSBDC open rehearsal, tour the museum’s collection and meet with Dana and the dancers. Take a look.
Dance critic Sarah Kaufman lists Dana Tai Soon Burgess Dance Company’s March 26 performance at the Kreeger Museum as one of the “Five to Watch” in the Dance section of Washington Post’s 2015 Spring Arts Preview
Link to the article (scroll down to “Five to Watch”)
Dana’s open rehearsals at the Kreeger Museum were also featured on the front page of the Washington, DC publication The Georgetowner. Download the issue (PDF format)
A photo of Dana and his dancers rehearsing at the Kreeger Museum was featured on the front page of the Washington, DC publication The Northwest Current. The rehearsal took place on January 24, 2015 and was one of three open rehearsals that will be held during DTSBDC’s residency at the museum. Open rehearsals will also be held February 21 and March 14. Download the issue (PDF format)
Peruvian Ambassador Harold Forsyth and his wife Veronica hosted a beautiful reception at their home to celebrate Dana Tai Soon Burgess as Washington DC’s Diplomat of Dance. Guests were treated to a performance of Dana’s work Chino Latino.
DC publication The Georgetowner was there. Check out the article and photos
The inaugural event of the Diplomats of Dance Society, a new Washington, DC based association of young professionals and arts-lovers who celebrate dance, visual arts and culture in support of the Dana Tai Soon Burgess Dance Company, was featured in the K Street Magazine.
Dana is featured in “How Museums and the Arts are Presenting Identity So That It Unites, Not Divides”, a smithsonian.com article written by National Portrait Gallery curator and cultural historian Amy Henderson.
Read the latest reviews of the April 19, 2014 premiere of Dana’s new work “Confluence” at the National Portrait Gallery:
DTSBDC’s Spring Fundraiser at Bistrot Lepic in Washington, DC was featured in The Georgetowner. Money raised will help support the company as Dana choreographs new dance works in their year-long residency at the National Portrait Gallery.
Check out the article and photos.
“Dana Tai Soon Burgess’s dance pieces at Kennedy Center revel in the still moments”
Read Sarah Kaufman’s review of DTSBDC’s performance at the Kennedy Center.
The Georgetowner featured last weekend’s DTSBDC performance and post-performance reception at the Kennedy Center. The reception was hosted by Ambassador of Gabon Michael Moussa-Adamo. Check out the article and photos
The November 26, 2013 preview of Dana’s new work Homage inspired by the National Portrait Gallery’s exhibition Dancing the Dream was featured in an Georgetowner article.
Read George Jackson’s review of DTSBDC’s premier performance of Homage at the National Portrait Gallery.
The Georgetowner featured Dana Tai Soon Burgess Dance Company’s November 16, 2013 performance of a new work Homage choreographed by Dana as part of his year-long as the first-ever choreographer-in-residence at the National Portrait Gallery. Check out the article and performance photos.
Check out the Washington Post article about DTSBDC’s residency at the National Portrait Gallery and the current open rehearsals that are taking place as Dana choreographs the new work “Homage” inspired by the “Dancing the Dream” exhibit. Open rehearsals will continue Saturday October 26 and November 2 from 11:30am -3:00pm. The performance will be November 16 at the National Portrait Gallery. Admission is free.
Check out the article in The Georgetowner featuring photos of DTSBDC’s performance at the National Gallery of Art.
Dana and his dancers were featured in an article and video at the PBS Newshour site about the Diaghilev and the Ballets Russes, 1909–1929: When Art Danced with Music exhibit at the National Gallery of Art.
Sarah Kaufman of the Washington Post writes about Dana and the 20th anniversary of DTSB&Co
Reviews of the 20th Anniversary Fall Performance
The company’s 20th Anniversary Fall performance was first on Sarah Kaufman’s list of dance highlights in 2012 in the Washington Post