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Island Moving Co. and friends

Island Moving Co. in Newport is nothing if not supportive of other dance companies and choreographers, having worked with many from far (Colin Connor) and near (Colleen Cavanaugh) over their 28-year history.
A great group effort
By JOHNETTE RODRIGUEZ  |  July 29, 2011

Time to Dance? Dance. Dance!

Although Island Moving Co. has moved their summer dance concerts inside, after 20 years of battling the elements at outdoor venues around Newport, they have chosen an unusual and historic site — the 1699 Great Friends Meeting House, the oldest surviving
Island Moving Co. Takes It Inside
By JOHNETTE RODRIGUEZ  |  July 24, 2009
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Making a connection

"Everything old is new again" never seems more true than with the evanescent art form of dance.
Island Moving Co.'s Passions Collide
By JOHNETTE RODRIGUEZ  |  May 22, 2009

Giants and Steps

Island Moving Co. will present new dances and works from their repertoire at its summer Flight of Steps series, July 11 through 13 and July 16 through 20.
Island Moving Co. takes its annual Flight
By JOHNETTE RODRIGUEZ  |  July 09, 2008

Tales by the Sea

When Island Moving Co. decides on a collaborative project to celebrate their 25th anniversary, they go for broke.
Island Moving Co.’s Newport Stories
By JOHNETTE RODRIGUEZ  |  September 18, 2007

Silver lining

“It’s truly a celebration of IMC — the feats and defeats that they’ve gone through,” Bolger reiterated.
Island Moving Co. celebraates its 25th year
By JOHNETTE RODRIGUEZ  |  July 10, 2007

Spring steps

Connor walked around the rehearsal, encouraging the dancers to “think of yourself as a hawk.”
Island Moving Co.’s Four Off the Floor
By JOHNETTE RODRIGUEZ  |  May 08, 2007

Giant Steps

Island Moving Co.’s summer concert series, Flight of Steps , once again combines company members and guest performers, local and out-of-town choreographers.
Island Moving Co. makes its annual Flight
By JOHNETTE RODRIGUEZ  |  July 11, 2006