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Candice’s Dd short short list picks for the week of Aug. 12, 2013.

1. Restless Creature at Jacob’s Pillow. Wendy Whelan in world premiere duets by Kyle Abraham, Joshua Beamish, Brian Brooks, and Alejandro Cerrudo.

8/14-8/17 at 8p. 8/17 and 8/18 at 2p.

Candice will be tweeting live from the festival and show this Saturday!

2. Woman of Leisure and Panic at the Fringe Festival. Charlotte Bydwell’s solo show about “a young woman’s quest to remain financially stable, creatively productive, physically fit, romantically satisfied and still standing.”

Tonight 8/12 at 7:45p, Friday 8/16 at 9:45p
plus 8/19 at 2p and 8/23 at 8p

3. Ballet Collective at the Joyce Theater’s Ballet v6.0. Leah and Candice will be hosting a critical conversation about this collaborative performance that includes the music of ACME and the poetry of Cynthia Zarin.

8/14 at 7:30p and 8/15 at 8p

Stay tuned for Candice’s roundup of the first week of Ballet v6.0 and go see some dance this week!

 

To send in your picks for an upcoming week, send an email to [email protected] or tweet us @diydancer #shortshortlist

Written by Candice Thompson

After more than a decade in Brooklyn, Candice Thompson is now an Atlanta-based artist and writer. Prior to dancing with the Milwaukee Ballet Company and ad hoc Ballet, she trained with Kee Juan Han at the School of Ballet Arizona and NYU’s Tisch School of the Arts. She founded LOLAstretch Dancewear in 2000 and has designed costumes for a variety of theater and dance companies across the country. She recently received a masters degree in Literary Nonfiction from Columbia University’s Creative Writing Program and more of her dance writing can be found in the pages of Dance Magazine, Pointe, and Dance Teacher.