Movies in the Park 2018: Star Wars

September 23rd, 2018, PTDT dancers treated the audience assembled for the Davis Sunset Rotary Club’s Movies in the park to a dance set to the theme music for Star Wars.  Dancers worked with glowing light sabers for the athletic piece that included partnering work and stage fighting. This presentation is a part of our Dance […]

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Movies in the Park 2018: Cars 3

The crown assembled for the Davis Sunset Rotary Club’s viewing on Cars 3 at Central Park on Saturday, September 8th, was modest, but engaged.  After auditions, about half of this year’s company surprised movie-goers with an improv piece to Brad Paisley’s “Truckaroo” from the movie’s soundtrack.  New company members Karen Block, Padyn denDulk, and Lila […]

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Dancing in a Stretch Bag

By Michele Tobias PTDT dancers are no strangers to props.  We regularly use items like stools, chairs, or boxes in choreography.  Stretch bags made their way into  choreography for both Davis Dance Project and Living Under the Influence this year after a long hiatus.  What is a stretch bag?  It’s like a human-sized pillow case […]

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