Dance Review: BEACON18 left us wanting more

Connections and collaborations in a performance that lingers in the memory.

By David Warner of Creative Loafing

Features: Beacon 2018 brings professional dancers and choreographers to the Palladium

By Andrew Meacham, Times Performing Arts Critic


By Divya Kumar, Times staff writer

Features: Performances along Pinellas Trail aim to bring dance to public

From tango to hip-hop, all over town.

By David Warner of Creative Loafing

Capturing Dance: Photographers shoot St. Pete's movers and shakers



Stay Tuned for events in 2019



a Photographic Exploration of Dance in St Pete

Capturing Dance is a project that seeks to identify the diverse dance community in St. Petersburg, and capture their work in photographs.


Dancer and choreographer Helen Hansen French paired photographers Tom Kramer and Charlotte Suarez with dancers and locations throughout St. Petersburg, to showcase the natural beauty of our city and shine a spotlight on dance artists who live, work and create in St. Pete.

Funded by St. Petersburg Arts Alliance through an Individual Artist Grant in 2017

An interview with BEACON's Helen Hansen French, Lauren Ree Slone and Loren Davidson.

By David Warner of Creative Loafing

Features: The return of an indispensable dance series

Features:  How do you tell a story without words? Two dancers give it a spin.

By Lane DeGregory, Times Staff Writer

Best Local Dance Duo: Helen Hansen French & Lauren Ree Slone, BEACON Performance Series

Creative Loafing - Best of the Bay 2016

Stage planner: Sunshine City Opera debuts, SPFestival's many pop-up performers

By Andrew Meacham, Times Performing Arts Critic

Features: Take a peek behind the scenes with SPF16 artists

By Janan Talafer of

Fall Arts Preview 2016: et cetera

Somewhere between visual art and theater lies a rich world of culture to explore this fall.

by Cathy Salustri of Creative Loafing

Dance Review: A BEACON of hope in St. Pete

In the wake of violence, a night that honored human dignity.

By David Warner of Creative Loafing

Modern movements: The new BEACON performance series at the Palladium

The series sheds new light on local dance.

By Mitzi Gordon of Creative Loafing

Best Dance Scene Mover and Shaker: Andee Scott voted Best Dance Scene Mover and Shaker

Creative Loafing - Best of the Bay 2015

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