Category Archives: Photography

Dance Commission Launches Park Avenue Armory’s 2015 Season

Park Avenue Armory has commissioned dance pioneer Reggie “Regg Roc” Gray and visionary director Peter Sellars to create a performance piece that transforms the tradition of flex, the Brooklyn-born street dance. Characterized by sharp, rhythmic contortion, pausing, snapping, gliding, and animated … Continue reading

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Gallim Dance: SIT, KNEEL, STAND

Two years ago Gallim Dance made their Joyce Theater debut with Andrea Miller’s Wonderland.  In early 2011 they performed at Dance Theater Workshop (now New York Live Arts), and then spent much of the year in residence at the JCC … Continue reading

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Displaced (A Dancer Portrait Series)

Dance photography frequently shows athleticism, virtuosity, and technical prowess, but rarely do we see images that capture more intimate, emotional moments of dancers in stillness.  That’s what my friend and NYC-based photographer Matthew Murphy strives to achieve in “Displaced”, a … 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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Dance Photography Seminar at Joyce SoHo

Each spring, The Joyce Theater Foundation presents Free Advice, a series of seminars for dance companies and choreographers spanning a wide range of management and presentation subjects.  This coming Monday, there will be a seminar on quality dance photography, which … Continue reading

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