Minority choreographers Enrique Cruz DeJesus, Roberto Villenueva, Gary De Loatch, Martial Roumain & Al Perryman in two debuts & repertory works incl. Al Perryman's "Tell It To the Lord"; Bessie Schonberg Theater, 219 W. 19th St. (betw. 7th & 8th Aves.), 212-924-0077; Thurs.-Sat. at 8, $15, $10 st./s.c.
Eleven-piece troupe perform two evenings of flamenco & Spanish dance at The Dicapo Opera Theater, 184 E. 76th St. (betw. Lexington & 3rd Aves.), 212-279-4200; Thurs. & Fri. at 8, $25, $20 st.
Dunn along with dancers Kate Cross, Grazia Della-Terza, Monica Olsson, Beth Simons & Waka Watanabe investigate "the creative process" during "The Common Good" piece which allows for audience participation; Danspace Project at St. Mark's Church, 131 E. 10th St. (2nd Ave.), 212-674-8194; Thurs.-Sun. at 8:30, $12.
MEMENTO DANCE CO.
Dutch-born choreographer Marjon van Grunsven directs "Unseen," exploration of the life of dolls & how they set themselves free; Joyce Soho, 155 Mercer St. (betw. Houston & Prince Sts.), 212-334-7479; Thurs.-Sun. at 8, $15, $12 st./s.c.
SOPHIA OSBORNE DANCE ASSOCIATES
Local choreographers, Jeannette Hempstad, James Robey & Sophia Osborne with Philadelphia-based choreographer Ann-Marie Mulgresw collaborate for "A Tale of 2 Cities" program feat. multimedia, dramatic, emotional & solo pieces at the Arts at University Settlement, 184 Eldridge St. (Rivington St.), 718-832-3554; Weds. & Thurs. at 8, $12 [through 6/29].
PHIOBOLUS DANCE THEATER
Dance Co. returns to the Joyce Theater for month-long series of repertory works & three premieres incl. Alison Chase's "Tsu-ku-tsu," duet by Robby Barnett & Jonathan Wolken entitled "Tantra," & 30-minute quartet "Sweet Dreams" by Michael Tracy; 175 8th Ave. (19th St.), 212-242-0800 or www.joyce.com; Weds.-Sat. & Mon. at 8, mats. Sat. at 2 & Tues. at 5, $38 [through 7/22].
Serena's Middle Eastern dance show; Theater East, 211 E. 60th St. (betw. 2nd & 3rd Aves.), 212-838-9090; Tues. at 8:30, $15 & 2 drink min.
TAPS & WORDS
Taping, dance & song set to the music of John Coltrane & Charlie Parker; Theater of the Riverside Church, 91 Claremont Ave. (betw. 120th & 122nd Sts.), 212-870-6784; Fri. & Sat. at 8, mat. Sun. at 2, $18, $12 st./s.c.