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The Dance Cartel

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Thursday, December 4 2014
8:30PM
 
 

Driven by pumping bass, glitter and dance theory in near-equal parts, this 90-minute, energy-busting experience is unlike any other show in the world. Part dance, part video installation, part DJ set and part concert, OnTheFloor is much more than a ‘performance.’ The Huffington Post aptly dubs it “a crazy, communal, underground, energetic, messy, drunken, carnivalesque, silly, social, artistic, glittery, participatory, emotional, vibrant, bass pumping, choreographic EVENT.” 

Over the past two years, The Dance Cartel has fine-tuned their all-inclusive ‘shake-it-like-you’ve-got-it’ philosophy and high-octane choreography in monthly shows at Manhattan’s Ace Hotel. As the audiences have grown, they’ve appeared on Conan and in videos with Yoko Ono and Reggie Watts. For their Portland debut, they’ll be collaborating with one of Portland’s finest, DJ Che Ros.

Read more about The Dance Cartel and check out the trailer for OnTheFloor below. 
www.huffingtonpost.com/johnstuart-fauquet/the-dance-cartels-onthefloor_b_3006976.html
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/04/11/arts/dance/dont-stand-there-the-dance-cartel-wants-you-to-shake-it.html

OntheFloor: Fall 2012 Edition from The Dance Cartel on Vimeo.

Due to a performer’s possible Covid-19 exposure and rain in the forecast, the status of the July 25th Steve Gunn and William Tyler show at Greenwood Garden is unclear. We will update all ticket holders and the public on Saturday, July 24th with more information.