Volume 76, Number 29 | December 6 - 12, 2006


DANCE INSPIRED BY OVERPOPULATION IN RATS “Dancing vs. The Rat Experiment” is inspired by a Scientific American article on overpopulation in rats. The piece combines the precision of Thai classical dance with the energy of American dance theater. Continues thru Nov. 13; Thurs. – Sun. at 7:30pm and Sun. at 2:30pm. La MaMa E.T.C., Annex Theater, 74A E. 4th St. $20. 212-475-7710. www.lamama.org.

cunningham studio, 55 Bethune St., 718-672-6965: CHRIS FERRIS & DANCERS, “Floor Ceiling Wall Animal,” 6 dances choreographed by Chris Ferris, each with original music. Fri., Nov. 10 at 9pm and Sat. - Sun., Nov. 11-12 at 8pm. $15.

Dance New Amsterdam, 280 Broadway, 2nd floor. 212-279-4200: LARRY KEIGWIN/KEIGWIN & CO., Thurs. - Sat., Nov. 9-11 at 8pm and Sun., Nov. 12 at 3pm. $17.

Dance Theater Work­shop, 219 W. 19th St. at 7th Ave., 212-924-0700: ROSEANNE SPRADLIN DANCE, World premiere of “Survive Cycle.” Tues. - Sat., thru Nov. 11 at 7:30pm. $25. KOTA YAMAZAKI/FLUID HUG-HUG, Premiere of “Rise:Rose.” Thurs. - Sat., Nov. 16-18 at 7:30pm. $20. FAMILY MATTERS, The JPMorgan Chase Family Matters Series that is fun for the whole family with performers, musicians, cartoonists, puppeteers, storytellers and other special guests. Sat., Nov. 18 at 2pm. $10 kids, $20 adults.

Dance Theater Work­shop, David R. White Studio, 219 W. 19th St. at 7th Ave., 3rd floor, 212-598-0551: OPEN PERFORMANCE, Experience Bryon, Ashley Friend, Beth Simons and Cassie Terman. Wed., Nov. 15 at 7pm. Free.

Danspace, St. Mark’s Church, 131 E. 10th St. at 2nd Ave., 212-674-8194: LUCINNA ACHUGAR, “Exhausting Love at Danspace Project.” Thurs. - Sat., Nov. 9-11 at 8:30pm and Sun., Nov. 12 at 7:30pm. $15. DRAFTWORK, Accidental Movement Theater in “In the Landscape of Rolling Heels” and Christalyn Wright’s “Wright Now!” Performance Xperience in “Struggles with Worlds, Attitudes and Great Expectations.” Sat., Nov. 11 at 3pm. Free. LIONEL POPKIN, Premiere of “Miniature Fantasies.” Thurs. - Sun., Nov. 16-19 at 8:30pm. $15.

Dixon Place, 258 Bowery, 2nd floor, 212-219-0736: AMY LORIMER & DEBRA WANNER, Braiding comic and tragic. Tues. - Wed., thru Nov. 8 at 8pm. $12/TDF. UNDER EXPOSED, Curated by Shannon Hummel and Monica Bill Barnes. 3 different programs. Fri. - Sun., Nov. 17-19 at 8pm. $12. MOVING MEN, Curated by Arthur Aviles. Tues., Nov. 21 at 8pm. $12.

Joyce Theater, 175 8th Ave. at 19th St., 212-242-0800, www.joyce.org: BALLET HISPANICO, Premiere of “Corazon Al-andaluz” by Ramon Oller; “Palladium Suite” by Willie Rosario and Oller’s “Tears for Violeta.” Wed., Nov. 8 at 7:30pm; Thurs. - Fri., Nov. 9-10 at 8pm. Sat., Nov. 11 at 2 & 8pm; Sun., Nov. 12 at 7:30pm. $44. LIMON DANCE CO., 60th anniversary season. NY premiere of Lar Lubovitch’s “Recordare” plus signature works by Limon & Humphrey including Limon’s “The Moor’s Pavane.” 2 programs, call for schedule. Tues. - Wed., Nov. 14-15 & 21-22 at 7:30pm; Thurs. - Fri., Nov. 16-17 at 8pm; Fri., Nov. 24 at 8pm; Sat., Nov. 18 & 25 at 2 & 8pm and Sun., Nov. 19 & 26 at 2 & 7:30pm. $40.

Judson Church, 55 Washington Square South, 212-598-0551: MOVEMENT RESEARCH, Mariko Tanabe, Rie Fukizawa, and Rebecca & Lise Serrell. Mon., Nov. 13 at 8pm. Free. MOVEMENT RESEARCH, Renee Archibald & Arturo Vidich, Leah Kreutzer Barber & Eve Chalom. Mon., Nov. 20 at 8pm. Free.

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