Tag Archives: Katie Glasner

Twyla Tharp Appointed Distinguished Guest Artist at Barnard College

Beginning this fall, choreographer Twyla Tharp (pictured at left) will be the distinguished guest artist at Barnard College, her alma mater. Tharp will be teaching master classes and leading workshops, as well as lecturing and working on projects between dance and other … Continue reading

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Edward Villella in Conversation at Barnard College

A talk with Edward Villella, renowned worldwide for his dramatic transformation of the male image in ballet, opens Barnard College’s series of public dance events.  The discussion, moderated by former Twyla Tharp principal and present Barnard Senior Associate of Dance, … Continue reading

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College versus Conservatory: A Dancer’s Dilemma

This past April, I received an email from dance blogger Tonya asking for advice regarding an email that she received from Juan, a concerned father of a seventeen-year-old dancer living in Barcelona who was about to make a critical decision … Continue reading

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Women at Work: Gina Gibney Gala 2008

On Monday night I had the pleasure of volunteering at and attending the Gina Gibney 2008 Gala, Women at Work. After spending the afternoon helping set up at the Alvin Ailey Center, we moved downstairs for the performance. The Gala … Continue reading

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