Category Archives: film

Dance on Camera Festival

Tickets are now on sale for the 2013 Dance on Camera Festival, taking place February 1st through 5th.  Check out the full line-up of films and other programming and buy tickets here.

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On Slowness – In Art, Pizza, Weather, and Literature

I’ve been thinking a lot about slowness. The heat wave that has enveloped New York probably has something to do with it. Everything and everyone is moving a bit more slowly and heavily through the thick air. But over the … Continue reading

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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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Portraits in Dramatic Time

On Sunday evening I made my way to Lincoln Center to see photographer David Michalek’s newest project, Portraits in Dramatic Time.  For Portraits, which is projected onto a massive screen on the façade of the David H. Koch Theater, Michalek … Continue reading

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(Final?) Thoughts on Black Swan, and Special Effects Revealed

My reflections on Black Swan are in this month’s issue of The Brooklyn Rail, so I hope you’ll check it out along with the other dance articles in the paper. I’m nearly ready to put Black Swan to rest, but … Continue reading

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