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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, […]

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, […]

IMC DAY! January 22

BE OUR GUEST! Island Moving Company begins our 35 year with some exciting happenings. Please join us on Sunday, January 22, 2017 to celebrate the acquisition of the Newport Academy of Ballet, as well as our building’s new beautification with the unveiling of new studio photographs by Clint Clemens in our studios, our hallways, and […]

2017 Season Opens Soon

Miki Ohlsen has set the schedule for Island Moving Company’s 35th season, including performances at the Casino Theatre and Rosecliff and a tour to our friends Owen/Cox in Kansas City.  It’s also an Open for Dancing year.  Look for more information about all our shows in an upcoming season announcement.  Our dates are at the […]

Nuit Blanche 2017

IMC’s summer gala, Nuit Blanche, is scheduled for Friday, July 7, 2017 at Bellevue House, the home of Ronald Lee Fleming. STAY TUNED FOR MORE DETAILS AS THINGS DEVELOP!

Clint Clemens’ Dazzling Images Added

Today, Clint Clemens and his collaborator Bill MacGowan, hung seven additional images of our dancers in our building at 3 Charles Street, off Washington Square. Our entrance is now graced by photos of Katie Moorhead and of Clint’s granddaughter Emmy, while the lobby is hung with stunning pictures of Brooke DiFrancesco, Tara Gragg, Lauren Difede, […]

Dancing on the Square

Renowned photographer Clint Clemens will install the next round of his fabulous images of the dancers on the windows and doors of the IMC’s studio building at 3 Charles Street in the next week.  Clint, with the help of our generous friend Matt Landman, installed the three front window images last week.  The images, which […]