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Travis Wall's Shaping Sound: After the Curtain | The Long Center for the Performing Arts

Heart-Wrenching. Breath-Taking. Travis Wall’s Shaping Sound Dazzles in ‘After the Curtain’

It’s no secret that Shaping Sound is America’s hottest dance company. And we can’t wait to have all those moves back on our stage in just THREE WEEKS. With mind-blowing choreography that seems to defy physics and deep beats brought to life on stage, it’s almost impossible not to wonder what goes through Travis Wall’s mind while choreographing such a show as ‘After the Curtain.’ Good thing Dance Informa sat down with him and asked just that! Read More ›

Travis Wall's Shaping Sound: After the Curtain | The Long Center for the Performing Arts

The Story of One Man Fighting to Find His Creative Voice—Shaping Sound’s “After the Curtain”

You’ve seen them on television, you’ve seen them in the classroom—now it’s time to see them LIVE. But forget their spellbinding Dance Reimagined, because Travis Wall’s Shaping Sound is revisiting Austin with their brand new show, After the Curtain, June 10. This is the story of a man fighting to find his creative voice after the death of his one true love. Read More ›

MOMIX: Opus Cactus | The Long Center for the Performing Arts

Moses & MOMIX — Where Choreography Meets the Natural World

Moses Pendleton, Founder & Artistic Director of MOMIX, is a man with a vision. From his Litchfield, Connecticut historic home, horse barn-turned-dance studio, and endless sunflower fields — weeded by his company members, just because — it’s easy to see why the artistic vision behind MOMIX: Opus Cactus is so much more than “choreography.” Read More ›

Dancestry ...beckoning | Shay Ishii Dance Company | The Long Center for the Performing Arts

Dancestry …beckoning: The Story Behind the Shay Ishii Dance Company Production

What do you get when you cross a jellyfish, a century of silk, pine trees and bare feet? With Dancestry …beckoning, a Shay Ishii Dance Company production opening Friday, March 24th, we received some insight on the program from Artistic Director Shay Ishii, herself. Read More ›

MOMIX: Opus Cactus | The Long Center for the Performing Arts

Modern Motion — Long Center CEO Cory Baker Shares What She Loves About MOMIX

With our growing excitement to see the captivating vision of MOMIX: Opus Cactus, on our stage April 18, we wondered — what is it about modern dance that has us so entranced? We sat down with our President & CEO Cory Baker to get the scoop on what MOMIX does best. Read More ›

Shaping Sound | The Long Center for the Performing Arts

Travis Wall’s SHAPING SOUND Returns to Austin with an all new show ‘After the Curtain’

It’s no secret that SHAPING SOUND is America’s hottest dance company. And we can’t wait to have all those moves back on our stage, June 10th. Originally established in LA in 2012, Travis Wall and partners Nick Lazzarini, Teddy Forance & Kyle Robinson led an outstanding company of dancers with a focus on contemporary dance and choreographic artistry. A 2015 Emmy Award win for Outstanding Choreography later (and six Emmy nominations), Travis Wall and his SHAPING SOUND crew are resisting gravity and blowing minds with their smooth, fresh movement. Read More ›

Tapestry Dance Academy – Get One Month FREE When You Register For The Semester

Register now for the new semester and get one month FREE! Don’t miss out on this great deal. For more information … Read More ›

Tapestry Dance Company: Keeping Austin Weird and Wonderful

Tapestry Dance Company is a professional, non-profit company that looks to develop a foundation in multi-form dance performance and education. … Read More ›