Santa Cruz’s vibrant Contra Dance community emphasizes inclusivity and playful creative energy
Portland artists making radically queer art return to Santa Cruz for the inaugural ‘Cabagay’ at Motion Pacific
Why this year’s Dance Week is going to be better than ever
Behind the sleep-deprived scenes of ‘After the Curtain’ with contemporary dance star Chantel Aguirre
Motion Pacific’s free classes for Parkinson’s patients is helping them move better
As Santa Cruz showgirls prepare to travel to the mecca of burlesque, the local scene—with its combination of saucy sex appeal and...
UCSC’s competitive hip-hop dance team Haluan carries on the little-known legacy of Santa Cruz’s revolutionary hip-hop scene with the En Route Urban...
Robbie Schoen lets Cid Pearlman loose in the Felix Kulpa to challenge traditional concepts of dance performance
Poems from ‘Masnavi’ inspire theater production ‘Rumi on Stage’
San Francisco choreographers bring power and fluidity to the Tannery’s Winter Dance Fest
Tandy Beal’s wildly colorful Nutcracker remix, ‘Mixed Nutz,’ returns to UCSC
Jody Ryker and Aerial Arts Santa Cruz bring ‘Pole Diversity’ to Santa Cruz