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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 […]

NAB’s Summer Intensive Auditions April 28, 2018

IMC’s Newport Academy of Ballet’s Summer Intensive Auditions for dancers age 13-18 is scheduled for April 28, from 2:00pm – 4:00pm at Rosemary’s School of Dance Education, 101 Shannon Court, Bristol, RI.   Registration starts at 1:30pm and the class fee is $15.

Bidding a fond “aloha” to dancer Christine Sandorfi

Please join us on Saturday, March 24th from 1:30pm -3pm at Stoneacre Brasserie on Washington Square   to say goodbye and to wish Christine Sandorfi a fond “aloha!” She has been a dancer with the company for the past 11 years and has made a huge impact on many of us and our families through her dancing and […]

IMC’s Jr. Co. presents “Carnival of the Animals” during Winter Festival Feb. 18

Island Moving Co.’s Junior Company presents… Carnival of the Animals Sunday, February 19th 2:30 + 3:30pm A charming work for children, choreographed by Christine Sandorfi. America’s first Children’s Poet Laureate, Jack Prelutsky, has written funny and clever verses to accompany the composer Camille Saint-Saëns’s “The Carnival of the Animals,” and Island Moving Co.’s Junior Company, […]

Tickets on Sale Now for Opening Weekend!

Island Moving Company opens its 36th season with an Opening Weekend at Rosecliff, Newport’s most romantic mansion, on March 2, 3 & 4, 2018. The Company restages its popular ballet for the very young, Mother Goose, at four matinees; and presents two evenings of new ballets in A Collection of Attitudes 2018.       […]

Welcome new Executive Director, Edward McPherson!

After a nationwide search, Island Moving Company (IMC) has named Edward McPherson, a professional ballet dancer and Education and Program Coordinator for Midland County Public Libraries in Midland, Texas to succeed outgoing executive director Dominique Alfandre.  IMC is a classically trained contemporary ballet company and Alfandre has successfully led the non-profit organization for 35 years.  […]

IMC Auditions in Newport and New York – 2018

Island Moving Company’s NEWPORT AUDITION Audition: Ballet class, Choreography and Island Moving Company Rep Thursday, January 4 ~ 12-3p.m Island Moving Company Studios 3 Charles St., 2nd Floor Newport, RI  02840 Fee: Waived. Please provide resume and headshot. Please contact Danielle Genest to reserve a space.  Danielle@islandmovingco.org or 401-847-4470 Island Moving Company’s NEW YORK AUDITION Audition: Ballet class, […]