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IMC’s Jr. Co. presents “Carnival of the Animals”

The Junior Company of Newport’s Island Moving Co. will present the charming work, “Carnival of the Animals,” at the Island Moving Co. studio on Sunday, February 17th at 2:30 and 3:30pm.  The “Carnival of the Animals” is Directed by Brooke DiFrancesco and choreographed by Christine Sandorfi. A Lion, two Hens, a Donkey, a Tortoise and other assorted […]

Ten Things you Probably Didn’t Know About the Newport Nutcracker

Island Moving Company’s: The Nutcracker Ten Things you Probably Didn’t Know By Cecilia Lacouture The Nutcracker show is traditionally put on by the Island Moving Company every year, and it is thought to be just as enchanting as The Boston Ballet Nutcracker. The show encompasses beautiful dancing and costuming. Dancers rehearse for the show starting in September, […]

Island Moving Co. to feature international choreographers

By The Newport Daily News staff Posted Oct 17, 2018 at 6:21 PM http://www.newportri.com/news/20181017/island-moving-co-to-feature-international-choreographers NEWPORT — An upcoming series of contemporary ballet performances by the Island Moving Co. will feature choreographers from Italy, Puerto Rico and Newport. The show — titled “Far to Near: Choreography. Closer.” — is designed to showcase the company’s 13 nationally […]

Far to Near: Choreography. Closer

Far to Near will feature choreography by Island Moving Company Artistic Director Miki Ohlsen. The production will also celebrate the world premiere of new work by Simona De Tullio Director of the Breathing Art Company based in Bari, Italy. De Tullio’s work internationally has taken her to Germany, Spain, Hungary, and Albania with a mission to […]

May 4th Open Rehearsal with Maurice Causey

Please join us on Friday, May 4th for an Open Rehearsal in preparation for our May 12th VET’s performance, Creative Continuum.   Enjoy an informal evening of dance at our studio.  MEET CHOREOGRAPHER MAURICE CAUSEY AND SEE A PREVIEW OF HIS NEW WORK!  Feel free to bring your favorite beverage to share with our guests and […]

Math made fun for Newport elementary students.

NEWPORT, R.I. — A class of second-grade students at Pell Elementary School organized themselves to form a human clock on Wednesday afternoon. The children linked arms, skipped and jumped as some acted as the clock’s hands while others stood by the clock’s numbers, demarcated by bright red markers laid on the ground by Brooke DiFrancesco. […]

And the Paris Raffle Winner Is…

Congratulations to this year’s Paris Raffle Winner, Nicole A. Halbreiner! Second Prize for 2 tickets to IMC’s Summer Gala were won by Newport’s Michael Paddon. Many thanks to everyone who entered and more importantly, to those who helped promote the raffle.  It is through your support that Island Moving Company and the Newport Academy of Ballet […]