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ODC/Dance Downtown
45 ratings
4.6 average rating
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142 events
46 reviews
55 stars
attended Mar 15 2012

ODC is one of the most innovative dance companies and the Novellus theatre the ideal viewing platform.

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39 events
28 reviews
11 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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44 events
17 reviews
15 stars
attended Mar 22 2012

Loved it! Great inspiring dance performance. I highly recommend this if you love modern dance.

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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

Smuin's <em>The Christmas Ballet</em> <em>The Velveteen Rabbit</em> Disney's <em>The Lion King</em> <em>Cirque du Soleil: LUZIA</em> <em>Beach Blanket Babylon</em> <em>A Christmas Carol</em> WinterFest at California's Great America Alex Ramon's <em>IMpossible</em> Oakland Athletics vs. San Francisco Giants: Preseason Baseball Smuin's <em>The Christmas Ballet</em> <em>A Christmas Carol</em> <em>Irving Berlin's White Christmas</em>