Looking Back and Moving Forward!

Looking Back and Moving Forward!
2018 has been an incredible year… It was full of fun, meaning, emotion, hard work, sweat, and sweets. We are so grateful for our amazing fans, devoted board members, and talented artists that made it possible for us to keep creating, dancing, and giving back to our community. Thank you all for making our 2018 journey so special and memorable. We look forward to 2019 and beyond!! 💃😃 Happy New Year to you and your family!!! ❤️ https://conta.cc/2F4X0OX

Guest Artist at BalletNova’s Spring Concert at the Thomas Jefferson Theater.

Shu-Chen performed at the Catholic Charities U.S.A. Benefit Concert in Support the Families at the Border.

Shu-Chen taught a Master Class at the Towson University.

GDC Shu-Chen and company dancer Alissa Duff taught a master class for Ashburn Academy of Dance on the stage before the show! Such a fun class!!

We enjoyed so much performing with Ashburn Academy of Dance’s EDGE Company at the Franklin Park Arts Center.

We enjoyed so much sharing our ‘PHENOMENA’ production to an enthusiastic audience at the Atlas INTERSECTIONS Festival

Performed at the Autumn Remembrance Day hosted by Helping Hearts through the Arts

We had a great privilege to be part of Dance Place and Reston Community Center ‘s special Marvin Gaye project – ‘What’s Going On’ by Vincent Thomas.

We got to bring our ‘PHENOMENA’ production at the Greenspring Village Senior home community.

Shu-Chen featured in Fairfax County Times.

We toured to NY and participated at the DUMBO Dance Festival where we had a great privilege sharing the stage with 70 contemporary dance troupes combining over 350 artists who presented solo, chamber, and full-scale works. Dancers from across the United States, and internationally from Switzerland, China, Hungary, Spain, Japan, Korea, and Italy.

We enjoyed so much sharing our ‘The Story of Our Lives’ production to an enthusiastic audience at Reston CenterStage on October 6, 2018.

Shu-Chen Featured in World Journal

We had a great pleasure to perform at the Leadership Fairfax Conference at the Wolf Trap Education Hall

‘Thursday Lunch in the Park’ performed by Shu-Chen Cuff and GDC dancer Julia Hellmich. Presented by Reston Town Center Association and Reston Community Center

We were thrilled to be part of SoloDuo Dance Festival and share the stage with many outstanding artists and dance companies in the world at the Dixon Place in NY.

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Who is That?

Look who we found backstage! Von Rothbart from BalletNova Center for Dance’s ‘Swan Lake’!! Opening night Tomorrow!! Come join us!! Get your tickets: https://www.balletnova.org/performances/?p_id=40

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Heading to the Theater Tonight!!

Heading to the theater for tech rehearsal today!! We are excited to be guest performing BalletNova’s Spring concert this weekend!! Join us on May 18 – 20!!
Get your tickets: https://www.balletnova.org/performances/?p_id=40

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Throw Back Thursday

‘Lost and Found’ excerpt performed at BalletNova Center for Dance’s Spring Concert in 2016. We are excited to return to their fantastic concert on May 18 – 20!! Hope to see you there!!
📷: Ruth Judson
 

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Bravo Gin Dancers!!

Bravo to Gin dancers!! Completed 6 beautiful performances this weekend!! Three performances at the Northern Virginia Fine Arts Festival and three performances at BalletNova Spring Concert. 💃🏻 👏👏👏

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Guest Performing at BalletNova’s Spring Concert

So wonderful to see so many BalletNova’s alumni, friends, and family at BalletNova’s Spring concert! Thank you for joining us!!

 

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Guest Performing this May

Jumping for joy!! We’ll be guest performing at BalletNova Center for Dance’s Spring Concert this May! BalletNova’s Artistic Director Laveen Naidu will be restating the fun and wonderful classic ‘Coppélia’ and Associate Artistic Director Constance Walsh will share her original work the story of ‘Daphnis and Chloe’, the only known work of Greek novelist and romancer Longus. We will be presenting GDC Artistic Director Shu-Chen’s vivid and humorous ‘Hello! Goodbye!’. It will be a wonderful evening of dance! Come join us! Ticket info: http://gindance.org/GinDance/eventstickets/
Photo by Ruth Judson

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Artists-in-Resident Showcase

We had an amazing time performing at BalletNova’s Artists-in-Resident Showcase last Saturday, April 31!!  Great thanks to BalletNova Center for Dance for hosting the concert. We are so grateful to be a resident company at BalletNova and to have been a part of the performance.

We truly are so thankful for those who came out and shared the afternoon with us!! Here are some incredible photos taken by our talented photographer, Ruth Judson.

Fantastic job, dancers!!! Congratulations on another beautiful performance!!

Fantastic job, dancers!!! Congratulations on another beautiful performance!!

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With Executive Director of BalletNova Center for Dance Caroline Warren

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What a fun night sharing the stage with DanceArtTheater!! Bravo to their beautiful performance!! With Artistic Director of DanceArtTheater Meredith Summerlin Barnes

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That’s Mozart at BalletNova’s Spring Concert

What a great weekend!! Big thanks to everyone who came out to see the performances at BalletNova Center for Dance‘s Spring Concert! This year BalletNova Center for Dance will be presenting Artistic Director Nancie Woods’ ‘The Firebird’ and ‘A Moment to Muse’ and Associate Artistic Director Constance Walsh’s ‘The Blue Sox’.  GDC will be joining them and perform Shu-Chen Cuff’s ‘That’s Mozart’. It’s such a fun and captivating program.BalletNova Spring Concert 2015 BalletNova Spring Concert 2015 BalletNova Spring Concert 2015 BalletNova Spring Concert 2015 BalletNova Spring Concert 2015 BalletNova Spring Concert 2015 BalletNova Spring Concert 2015 BalletNova Spring Concert 2015 BalletNova Spring Concert 2015 BalletNova Spring Concert 2015 BalletNova Spring Concert 2015

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We are Back!

Happy Friday!! We are excited to be returning at BalletNova Center for Dance’s Spring concert next Friday (5/1)!! This year BalletNova Center for Dance will be presenting Artistic Director Nancie Woods’ ‘The Firebird’ and ‘A Moment to Muse’ and Associate Artistic Director Constance Walsh’s ‘The Blue Sox’.  GDC will be joining them and perform Shu-Chen Cuff’s ‘That’s Mozart’. It’s such a fun and captivating program.

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Get Tickets: http://bit.ly/1IkVGjM 

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