Metro Weekly

Hot Pick: Dakshina at Dance Place

For its annual Dance Place performance, the Dakshina/Daniel Phoenix Singh Dance Company presents a mixed program of dance, including Anna Sokolow’s solo pieces Kaddish and Lament for the Death of the Bullfighter, as well as Eric Hampton’s By The Light"¦, the last dance Hampton choreographed before succumbing to Lou Gehrig’s disease. Saturday, April 2, at 8 p.m., and Sunday, April 3, at 7 p.m. Dance Place, 3225 8th St. NE. Tickets are $22. Call 202-269-1600 or visit

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