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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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ad hoc Ballet at the Joyce SoHo

Candice Thompson and Tammi Shamblin in HER, photo by Steven Schreiber It’s rare to see a contemporary ballet company delve into uncomfortable issues that are often considered taboo. Abstract, plotless works are the norm, with occasional superficial portrayals of male-female … Continue reading

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DanceNOW [NYC] Festival: Find Your Artistic Crush

Singh & Dance, photo by Steven Schreiber, courtesy of Dance Theater Workshop The 14th annual DanceNOW [NYC] Festival kicked off on Monday at Dance Theater Workshop, and performances will continue through Saturday, November 1st. With 65 choreographers presenting 40 works … Continue reading

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