Robbinschild

Robbinschild

The double meaning of “Hex,” the title of Robbinschild’s new work, refers to the six-sided shape as well as the act of casting a spell, or transferring authority. Layla Childs and Sonya Robbins, the artists that make up Robbinschild, gathered six performers who were tasked to create an individual dance and then impart it to the group... 

Donna Uchizono

Donna Uchizono

Ms. Uchizono’s new work, “Sticky Majesty,” both welcomes and parses an array of conflicting sociopolitical views, in ways more covert than readily apparent, folded into structure and form... 

Niall Jones and Nico Brown

Niall Jones and Nico Brown

Gibney Dance brings back its DoublePlus series, in which well-known choreographers present the work of emerging and under-exposed artists. First up this season, selected by Tere O’Connor, are two powerful dancers with smart ideas... 

Jon Kinzel

Jon Kinzel

Mr. Kinzel, a maker of gently convoluted dances, unveils a curiously titled new work for an intergenerational cast, “Cowhand Con Man.” A meditation on “physical endurance and psychic restlessness,” according to a news release, the piece draws on his almost 30-year history as a choreographer and improviser. 

Monica Bill Barnes

Monica Bill Barnes

Karaoke night meets office party in “Happy Hour,” the latest concoction from Ms. Barnes and Anna Bass, best known these days as the dancers — alongside the radio personality Ira Glass — in the touring revue “Three Acts, Two Dancers, One Radio Host... 

Patricia Hoffbauer

Patricia Hoffbauer

In “Dances for Intimate Spaces and Friendly People,” Patricia Hoffbauer makes the creative process the subject of her final product. Moving between various studios at the Gibney Dance space downtown, Ms... 

Audrey Hailes and Royal Osiris Karaoke Ensemble

Audrey Hailes and Royal Osiris Karaoke Ensemble

The once imperiled dance space at 280 Broadway, recently revived by Gina Gibney, begins its inaugural series, DoublePlus. Each weekend through mid-December, a different choreographer-curator selects two artists to share an evening...