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Musicians in the studio

Our musicians were in the studio yesterday, rehearsing with the dancers for our Moment to Moment performance at Vets Auditorium Saturday, April 23rd.  We had the string quartet, Adrienne Taylor, Laura Gulley, Chase Spruill and Ethan Wood, in the studio with us for a few hours.  The whole building was filled with marvelous music.  If […]

Sold out in Kazakhstan!

We have learned that our first performance at the Opera and Ballet Theatre in Almaty, Kazakhstan, is completely sold out. Our friends at the Consulate there have told us that there is a great buzz about our visit and that ticket sales are also going well in Astana and Shymkent. Everyone is excited and practicing […]

To Kazakhstan With Love

The Island Moving Co. dancers are brushing up on their Russian in preparation for our tour to Kazakhstan from April 24 – May 9th. Take a look to see how they’re doing with that, and, while you’re there, make a donation to our IndieGoGo campaign.  We’re raising money for our trip and to pay the […]

Dancing in the Daily News

The dancers are in rehearsal for our April 23rd show at Vets Auditorium in Providence.  You can preview the new work we’ll present at our Open Rehearsal Friday, April 8th at 7pm at 3 Charles Street in Newport.  Stay and continue the conversation over a glass of wine with the dancers and our guest choreographers […]

Pell School Students at the Ballet with IMC!

Pell School Family Services Coordinator Mark McKenna brought a gang from the Pell School Ballet Class to a performance of the BalletBoyz at the beautiful Vets Auditorium. Island Moving Co. dancers, Mr. Glen and Miss Shauna met the kids at the theatre and enjoyed a beautiful performance with them. The Pell School scholarship program includes […]

Jerry Opdenaker sets his See Here Speak on IMC

Florida choreographer Jerry Opdenaker has been with us in the studio for the past week, working with the dancers resetting his beautiful “See Here Speak” for our Collection of Attitudes 2016 on February 26 and 27.  Jerry will be at our Open Rehearsal on Friday, February 12th to show some of the piece and describe […]

Pell School Creative Movement

The third graders at Pell School in Newport just completed a week of workshops with the Island Moving Co. dancers.  They explored the theme of “Sustainability” with themes like Simplicity, Acceptance, and Generosity.  The classes wore color coordinated outfits for their performance at the school on Friday, January 22nd to a large and appreciative crowd […]

Farewell to IMC Great Friend Jean Di Bona

Island Moving Co. parties will be far less glamorous without the sweet presence of our friend Jean Di Bona, who passed away at Christmastime.  Jean and her marvelous hats were a welcome sight at so many of our events and she loved the dancers, following the Company’s successes avidly. Her son Vin Di Bona has […]