Movement / Dance

New and recently updated listings of upcoming events are marked NEW, followed by ongoing events listed alphabetically.

Most recent update: July 6, 2020.

Dance Theatre of Harlem - NEW

This week, Works & Process at the Guggenheim celebrates 50 years of DTH. July 9 at 8PM, learn about staging The Four Temperaments with Balanchine Trust repetiteur Deborah Wingert. July 10 at 3PM, Learn a section from Resident Choreographer Robert Garland‘s Nyman String Quartet No. 2. Join company members for a reflection on working with Arthur Mitchell or watch a virtual premiere, July 11 at 8PM.

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DTH
Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater - NEW

Each week, Ailey releases a new archival performance for a limited time - through Jul9 9, stream Rennie Harris's Lazarus plus bonus content. You can also find company members bringing a new twist to their repertoire on Instagram with #DigitalDancing for the social distancing age.

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Alvin Ailey Digital Dancing
Ballet Hispanico

Ballet Hispánico is bringing the show to you as part of their BUnidos campaign to stay connected with their communities while social distancing. Get to know the company, and their stories, on Instagram.

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Ballet Hispanico
Baryshnikov Arts Center: PlayBAC

Take a front row seat to 15 years of dance with free archival videos introduced by BAC Founder and Artistic Director Mikhail Baryshnikov. Each Thursday at 5PM EST, a new video is posted and will remain available through the following Tuesday at 5PM EST. 

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PlayBAC
Battery Dance

Take your pick of warmup/stretching/conditioning exercises, mid-day classes in contemporary dance, evening classes in varied ballroom styles, and daily 4pm short video by dancers performing in their living rooms. 

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Battery Dance
Calpulli Mexican Dance

Learn a new way to move - Calpulli's directors are creating weekly folklorico videos, breaking down steps for you on their YouTube channel.

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Calpulli Mexican Dance
Dances for a Variable Population: Zoom Classes

Older adults of all ages and abilities can take part in free modern dance, fitness and creative movement classes - including cardio dance parties - in English and Spanish via Zoom.

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Dances for a Variable Population
Flamenco Vivo

Take a flamenco class on Zoom to learn technique and choreography with a strong focus on musicality, creativity, and the cultural background of flamenco. 

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Flamenco Vivo
Garth Fagan Dance

Learn the distinctive style of the Lion King choreographer, which blends Afro-Caribbean, modern and ballet, through daily free virtual classes

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Garth Fagan Dance
The Joyce Theater: JoyceStream

Visit the premier dance presenter's new platform for performances and talkbacks with companies such as Trisha Brown Dance Company and BalletBoyz.

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JoyceStream
LEIMAY

Check the Butoh-influenced dance company's Instagram and Facebook for dance, yoga and stretching classes and live-streams.

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Leimay
Martha Graham Dance

Watch "Martha Matinees" performances and take a class in the modern master's style.

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Martha Graham
New York City Ballet

Don't miss NYCB’s 6-week digital spring season, running April 21-June 1. New releases of performances will be posted Tuesday-Friday at 8PM, and available free-of-charge for 72 hours on NYCB’s YouTube channel, and Facebook page, ad website. Photo Credit: Pari Dukovic © 2019.

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New York City Ballet
New York Live Arts

Once a week, Live Arts post three full length performances from the Live Arts and Bill T. Jones/Arnie Zane Company video archives ranging across the past 5 decades. 

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NY Live Arts
New York Theatre Ballet: The Living Room Series

Every Friday, NYTB posts a new archival video (pictured: Pam Tanowitz' Short Memory), and on Sundays, you can join a family dance class.

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Pam Tanowitz
Parsons Dance: Dancing with Us

Join a live stream classes and workouts and watch - or join - amazing dance challenges on Instagram and TikTok.

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Parsons Dance
Paul Taylor Dance Company

Take a live dance, yoga or pilates class with members of the first modern dance company to call Lincoln Center home - and watch archival footage of performances around the world.

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Paul Taylor Dance
STREB

Learn to fly with free "extreme action" movement classes created for small spaces and at-home participants from the STREB Lab for Action Mechanics.

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STREB