92 on 42: The 10th Anniversary Season of the 92nd Street Y Harkness Dance Project brings five weeks of dance to heart of Times Square at The Duke on 42nd Street. The festival begins with a special version of “From the Horses Mouth,” an ever-changing celebration of dance history and spirit with performers and choreographers of all ages and traditions dancing, improvising, and telling personal stories. Conceived by Tina Croll & James Cunningham, this anniversary edition features different casts of 25 members of the New York City dance community performing at each show. 229 W. 42nd St. Tickets are $20. For reservations, call 212 239 6200 or telecharge.com. Feb. 25, 26 & 27 at 8 p.m., Feb. 29 at 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. Nine world premieres from four estimable male choreographers and their likewise noteworthy dancers and collaborators follow – nicholasleichterdance, Johannes Wieland, Wally Cardona Quartet, and David Dorfman Dance. Performances are Wed., Thu., and Sat. at 8 p.m. and Sun. at 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. No performances on Fri. For complete festival information go to 92y.org/92on42.
Joan Jonas: “Lines in the Sand: Helen in Egypt” continues its run at The Kitchen, 512 W. 19th St. Tickets are $20. For reservations call 212 255 5793, x11. Feb. 24-28 at 8 p.m.
Jennifer Allen presents “Goodbye to old things––solos for superheroines,” five women described as part Mary Tyler Moore and part Mothra. Advertised guest appearances by Sarah Michelson, Ann Liv Young, Paige Martin, and Juliette Mapp should give an idea what that mix might be like. Danspace Project at St. Mark’s Church, 10th St. and Second Ave. Admission is $15 or TDF/V. For reservations call 212 674 8194. Feb. 26–28 at 8:30 p.m.; Feb. 29 at 7:30 p.m.
Laura Pawel Dance Company presents a program of new and repertory works, with original live music by Barebones, Eleanor Hovda, and Phil Stone. Dance Forum, 20 E. 17th Street, second fl. Tickets are $15. For reservations call 212 633 7202. Feb. 27 – 28 at 8:30 p.m.; Feb. 29 at 5 p.m.
Eva Dean Dance presents “Bounce,” a suite of dances in which the performers move on and with numerous and varied colorful balls. Joyce SoHo, 155 Mercer St. Tickets are $15. For reservations call 212 334 7479. Feb. 26 – 29 at 8 p.m.