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Kyle Abraham & Alexei Ratmansky Receive MacArthur ‘Genius’ Award

I was thrilled to learn that choreographers Kyle Abraham and Alexei Ratmansky are two of the twenty-four recipients of the prestigious 2013 MacArthur ‘Genius’ Award. This is incredibly well deserved. I’ve thoroughly enjoyed viewing Abraham’s company, Abraham.In.Motion, perform his work … Continue reading

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A Busy Dance Calendar

There are a ton of upcoming performances and events that I’m really excited about. I’ll certainly try to post reviews of them all, but in the meantime, here’s a peek at some of the performances that I’ll be seeing over … Continue reading

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A Women’s Choreography Initiative at ABT

At the end of March, American Ballet Theater’s artistic director, Kevin McKenzie, announced the launch of a new multi-year program that will invite female choreographers – one per year for the next three years – to create works for ABT … Continue reading

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Longing to be in the “Upper Room”

About a year ago, I saw one of the most memorable and exhilarating performances of my life: Twyla Tharp’s “In the Upper Room” performed by ABT at City Center. Although I had seen this ballet in ABT’s 2005 season at … Continue reading

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