Tag Archives: Michael Jackson

Sustainable Dance Floor XL

At the 2010 Winter Olympics, over 8,000,000 watts of energy were generated less than a week into the games thanks to Sustainable Dance Floor, a special floor that produces energy as people dance on it.  Sustainable Dance Floor is a … Continue reading

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Performance Mix Festival at Joyce SoHo

Dianna David in Letter to Michael, photo by Luke Moloney The New Dance Alliance (NDA) took over Joyce SoHo last week for its 24th annual Performance Mix Festival, which brought together over thirty dance, music, video, and interdisciplinary artists from … Continue reading

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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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Michael Jackson (1958-2009)

MJ was an incredible singer and an iconic dancer.  I still remember trying to master his moves while watching this performance, at the 1993 Superbowl, in my parents’ living room.

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Do the D.A.N.C.E!

It’s not often that I post about pop culture, but I couldn’t resist sharing this song and music video: D.A.N.C.E by the French electronic band Justice. A few months ago, a friend of mine begged me to listen to it … Continue reading

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