Entries by imcoffice

Gwendolyn the Graceful Pig Rescheduled for March

Poor Gwendolyn was a victim of the blizzard on WinterFest weekend.  The Junior Company will present the ballet, with reading of David Ira Rottenberg’s charming story by Lisa Reimer, on Saturday, March 21st at 2 & 3pm.  We will honor all tickets purchased for the original February 15th performance, as well as WinterFest bracelets, which […]

IMC Dancers at Newport’s Pell School

Island Moving Co. dancers have been working with Pell School’s second and third graders this month.  The third graders created dances around the themes of Perseverance, Compassion, Gratitude and Respect, while the second graders helped us pilot our new math-based curriculum.  The second grade teachers are getting movement workshops too, and they have been great! […]

Thanks for a Stellar 2014

Many many thanks to our wonderful donors who have helped us end 2014 on a high note.  From the foundational support of our Partners for Dance, to our generous Board to the dozens of donors who send a gift year after year, Island Moving Co. is honored to thrive through the support of our community. […]

Nutcracker Season ends with a Mini at Sandywoods

Island Moving Co dancers and members of the children’s cast traveled to Tiverton on Sunday, December 7th to perform a shortened version of the Nutcracker story for small people and their parents.  The show began with some audience participation and then everyone settled in to hear IMC Chair John LaRocca read the story of the […]

Dancer in the News

Island Moving Co.’s lovely Sugarplum  Fairy, Christine Sandorfi, is featured in the Newport Mercury, telling tales of her nine eventful years with the Company.  Christine has been rehearsing the children’s cast for Nutcracker, honing her own performance as the Sugarplum Fairy, and working with Miki on our upcoming education programs in the schools, starting up […]

Nutcracker Underway…Dreyfus Foundation comes forward

Rehearsals are underway for the children’s cast of Island Moving Co.’s Newport Nutcracker at Rosecliff and the dancers are in the studio today, warming up with a company class.  Sales are gangbusters (get your tickets now!).  Sponsor Randal S. Poirier of Independence Financial Partners is underwriting one evening of the run, entertaining clients and friends […]