Category Archives: BAM

Young Jean Lee’s The Shipment in HD at BAM

BAM’s Performance in HD program brings opera, dance, and theater from around the world to the screen.  But next week, BAM will show the first of two works this fall by emerging, provocative artists.  Young Jean Lee’s The Shipment will … Continue reading

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Beijing Dance Theater’s Haze

While doing some research I came across this riveting rehearsal footage of Beijing Dance Theater‘s Haze, choreographed by Wang Yuanyuan, with music by Henryk Gorecki and Biosphere.  If you’re in the New York area, you can see the company perform Haze at BAM’s Next … Continue reading

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2010 in Dance: A Look Back

We’re days away from the end of 2010, so like in past years on this blog, I’m sharing what struck me as most memorable and impressive throughout the year.  Both new and old works performed in a variety of venues … Continue reading

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Sneak Peek of ABT’s Nutcracker

Last month, Works & Process at the Guggenheim presented a sneak peek of American Ballet Theatre’s new production of The Nutcracker, choreographed by Alexei Ratmansky.  The ballet will have its world premiere at Brooklyn Academy of Music on December 22nd.   … Continue reading

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Another Year, Another Wrap-Up

Batsheva Dance Company in Ohad Naharin’s MAX, photo by Gadi Dagon It has been an eventful year for dance, and at times, a sad one.  We lost Merce Cunningham, Pina Bausch, and Michael Jackson, many companies folded or laid off … Continue reading

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