The 29th season of the Pamela Trokanski Dance Theatre opens with the premiere of The Illusion of Control. Choreographed to recorded text and a wide range of music including works by Ingrid Michaelson, Tears for Fears, Cheryl Wheeler, Patty Larkin, Radical Face, and Steed Lord, the piece is a look at how we, as individuals […]Read More The Illusion of Control Preview
Before rehearsals, dancers file into the studio carrying their dance bags loaded with all the things they’ll need. But what’s in those bags? This week, we ask Michele Tobias, “What’s in your dance bag?” Bag Style: Duffel, with lots of pockets Contents: “Life is Good” Waterbottle Notebook Dancewear Catalogs Measuring Tape Jazz Shoes Lyrical Shoes […]Read More What’s in Your Dance Bag, Michele Tobias?
It’s been a busy season for PTDT! We were curious to see where we’ve been this year, so we made a map and here’s what we found: This year we danced in three different cities: Davis, West Sacramento, and Sacramento. Within those cities, we’ve danced in 13 different locations, some of them multiple times, for […]Read More 13 Theaters