On Contemporary Dance Fort Worth's website, the dance company describes its work as "NOT the ballet," and sums it all up with a slogan fit for a Nike commercial: "New music. No swans. No limits." Clearly, if you're to learn one thing from this message, it's that contemporary dance is not, never has been, and never will be anything like ballet. Modern dancers focus more on expressing emotion than following a strict technical code, and they sure as hell don't wear shoes. If this sounds like your kind of... More >>>