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William Forsythe Comes to BAM and the New York Public Library

Georg Reischl and Allison Brown in William Forsythe’s Decreation, photo by Dominik Mentzos Next week, the Brooklyn Academy of Music’s Next Wave Festival will present the innovative choreographer William Forsythe and his Frankfurt-based company in the US premiere of Forsythe’s Decreation.  … Continue reading

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Pina Bausch’s Bamboo Blues Comes to BAM

Beginning December 11th, BAM presents the US premiere of Bamboo Blues, a recent work by German choreographer Pina Bausch for her company, Tanztheater Wuppertal. The piece is a tribute to India – a country that has fascinated Bausch for years. … Continue reading

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La La La Human Steps at BAM

This past week and weekend, BAM’s Next Wave Festival presented the Montreal-based company La La La Human Steps in Édouard Lock’s Amjad, an evening-length work for nine dancers and three on-stage musicians. Amjad, which is a gender-neutral Arabic name, is … Continue reading

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Steve Reich Evening at BAM

Rosas in Steve Reich Evening, photo by Herman Sorgeloos Brooklyn Academy of Music presented Steve Reich Evening this past week as part of its Next Wave Festival.  Choreographed by Anne Teresa De Keersmaeker and performed by Rosas, the company she … Continue reading

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