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Listen: Gelsey Kirkland, Ashley Bouder, & Sara Mearns on WNYC

Sarah Jessica Parker was a guest host on WNYC’s The Leonard Lopate Show last week. SJP is a frequent ballet-goer and supporter of the arts, so it’s no wonder that she hand picked ballet legend Gelsey Kirkland and current New … Continue reading

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Dance Crazes on WNYC’s Soundcheck

Tune in to WNYC’s Soundcheck this week to learn about dance crazes throughout history. Soundcheck, WNYC’s daily music and conversation program, has kicked off a week-long series dedicated to the subject. On the first show, host John Schaefer discussed the twist with … Continue reading

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The Fall Performance A-List

The New York Times dance critic and WNYC Performance Club founder Claudia La Rocco recently invited me and several other performers, critics, and arts enthusiasts to write about what we’re looking forward to seeing this fall in New York City.  … Continue reading

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The Atlantic Avenue Tunnel Tour

photo by Konrad Fiedler On Sunday afternoon, several brave Performance Clubbers and I climbed into a manhole in the middle of Atlantic Avenue, along with a few hundred other people, to enter the dark, mysterious Atlantic Avenue subway tunnel.  I learned … Continue reading

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Performance Club Debates “Chautauqua!”

There’s an intense discussion going on at the Performance Club blog about the National Theater of the United States of America’s Chautauqua!, currently showing at P.S. 122. Last Friday, about twenty members and I attended the sold-out performance and then … Continue reading

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