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The Yerba Buena area is surrounded by some of the best hotels and restaurants - we followed up by going to The View for drinks before dinner at Amber, both of which were lovely.
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The weather was Sunny and brisk. I wore A warm outfit.
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ODC/Dance Downtown
45 ratings
4.6 average rating
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37 events
27 reviews
9 stars
attended Mar 16 2012

I saw program B and loved it. The choreography was exceptional and the dancing wonderful. I'm going to try and see the A performance as well and I'm not a dancer.

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Marlene Kawahata
36 events
19 reviews
10 stars
attended Mar 16 2012

Highly original choreography.

Fun to watch

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27 events
17 reviews
4 stars
attended Mar 22 2012

OMG, this is the best dance I've seen in the last year! Go, for sure! My friends and I only saw Program 2, but we hope to see Program 1 tonight. The pieces are varied - one humorous, one wonder of abstraction, one more classical set to Mozart. ...continued

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Quotes & Highlights

Named one of the “Top 2012 Bay Area Dance Performances” by the SF Chronicle.
See a video preview of "
Transit
":http://vimeo.com/36577854, which has its world premiere as part of Program A and the opening night gala.

Description

Program A

Breathing Underwater (World premiere), Choreographer, Way/Music, Zoe Keating/Lighting Alexander V. Nichols

_Transit _(World premiere), Choreographer, Nelson/Music Nico Muhly, Original Bicycle Art, Max Chen

_Raking Light _(2002), Choreographer, Brenda Way/Music, Jay Cloidt/Lighting, Alexander V. Nichols

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Program B*

Cut Out Guy (World premiere), Choreographer, Nelson/Music, Ben Frost

I look vacantly at the Pacific….though regret (2011), Choreographer, Okada/MUSIC, Jay Cloidt, Shoukichi Kina

Part of a Longer Story (2006), Choreographer, Way/Music, Mozart

Opening Night Gala (Special Program)

_Breathing Underwater _(World premiere), Choreographer, Way/Music, Zoe Keating/Lighting Alexander V. Nichols

_Transit _(World premiere), Choreographer, Nelson/Music Nico Muhly, Original Bicycle Art, Max Chen

About the Ticket Supplier: ODC Dance

ODC is a groundbreaking contemporary arts institution with longstanding roots in the San Francisco community. Now one of the most active centers for dance on the West Coast, we are unique for our fully integrated program vision and far-reaching impact. Our two building campus features eight studios, two performance venues and several office suites, is home to a world-class dance company, a professional, pre-professional, and recreational dance training program, a Healthy Dancer’s Clinic, and a nationally regarded presenting venue.