Tag Archives: Twyla Tharp

Cedar Lake Contemporary Ballet – Spring Season

Cedar Lake dancers in Jo Stromgren’s Sunday, Again, photo by Carina Musk-Anderson On my way to Chelsea on Monday evening for Cedar Lake Contemporary Ballet‘s opening night of their spring season, I reminded myself that I wouldn’t have the freedom … 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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Miami City Ballet at the Tilles Center

(In the lobby of the Tilles Center before the performance) On Friday night, Allison and I took two subway lines, an LIRR ride, and a taxi to get to the Tilles Center on Long Island to see Miami City Ballet, … 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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Tharp at ABT – Sneak Peek!

I just came across this NY Magazine behind-the-scenes piece about Twyla Tharp’s new ballet for American Ballet Theatre.  “Carefree leaps”, a “wildly percussive score”, some of ABT’s best dancers, and a comparison to Tharp’s In the Upper Room – can it get any … Continue reading

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