Common Thread Contemporary Dance Company http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Common Thread Contemporary Dance Collaborates With The DisAbility Project and Dance St. Louis http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/common-thread-contemporary-dance-collaborates-disability-project-and-dance-st-louis <p>Joan Lipkin has been creating theatre with the disability community since 1996 when she co-founded the <a href="http://www.uppityco.com/dp.html?pnl=1_3">DisAbility Project.</a>&nbsp; An outgrowth of <a href="http://www.uppityco.com/index.html">That Uppity Theatre Company</a> of which Lipkin is artistic director, the DisAbility Project brings together amateur and professional performers of all abilities to create theatre based on lived experience.</p> Fri, 04 Oct 2013 23:01:56 +0000 Mary Edwards 30432 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Common Thread Contemporary Dance Collaborates With The DisAbility Project and Dance St. Louis Dance St. Louis' New Season http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/dance-st-louis-new-season <p><a href="http://www.dancestlouis.org/main.htm">Dance St. Louis'</a> season opener features four world premieres performed by four St. Louis professional dance companies.&nbsp; The <a href="http://www.stlouisballet.org/">Saint Louis Ballet</a>, <a href="http://www.atrekdance.org/">Leverage Dance Theater</a>, <a href="http://www.madcodance.com/">MADCO</a>, and <a href="http://commonthreaddance.com/">Common Thread Contemporary Dance Company</a> are teaming up to open the 2012-2013 season with “New Dance Horizons.”</p> Fri, 05 Oct 2012 21:08:22 +0000 Alex Heuer & Mary Edwards 5074 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Dance St. Louis' New Season