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Mother Goose goes to Little Compton

The dancers visited the Little Compton Community Center Sunday, March 15th and presented Mother Goose in the Center’s lovely little second floor theatre.  About 60 audience members, ranging in age from -1 to +65 enjoyed tales of Bo Peep and the Woman from France.  At the end of the performance, Lisa Reimer’s Mother Goose invited […]

A Collection of Attitudes

One week to go for our Opening Weekend at Rosecliff.  Miki and the dancers comb through the details of Colin Connor’s “Everything is Closer Than It Appears” in preparation for our Saturday night rep show, A Collection of Attitudes.  Don’t miss it!  We’ve lowered ticket prices this year — all is revealed here.  And, for the […]

Colin Connor in the House

California choreographer Colin Connor has been in the studio for these cold days, working on his new full company piece, Everything is Closer Than It Appears.  The piece premieres at Rosecliff in A Collection of Attitudes, IMC’s season opener on March 7th.  Join us for a beautiful evening of dance, drinks and friends; tickets here.

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 […]