#SpeakingInDance: Haunting, Paranoia and All That Dance Horror
Arthur Pita’s dance-drama “The Tenant” (yep, like the Polanski movie) features James Whiteside and Cassandra Trenary of American Ballet Theater.
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The BAM/Restoration Dance Youth Ensemble, appearing at Dance Africa, give their all when dancing. They have also learned percussion skills. Watch our two videos.
Source link #SpeakingInDance: Jerome Robbins, Serious and Not
Ashley Bouder of New York City Ballet performs part of a make-fun-of-yourself solo from Robbins’s “Dances at a Gathering.”
Source link #SpeakingInDance: In ‘Bayadère,’ 24 Breathing as 1
Watch a portion of the hypnotic, otherworldly opening of the “Kingdom of the Shades” section from American Ballet Theater’s “La Bayadère.”
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The choreographer and dancer Jack Ferver made this duet, part of his new show “Everything Is Imaginable,” for himself and his old friend Reid Bartelme.
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We think of ballet as a nonverbal art, but for the last few months, the words “tell” and “say” have echoed in the studios of American Ballet Theater. The dancers aren’t using their […] #SpeakingInDance: A Portrait of Steve Paxton
Nicholas Sciscione dances a 2017 iteration of Mr. Paxton’s solo “Excerpts From Goldberg Variation.” “It’s about finding the Zen of being within the notes,” he says.
Source link #SpeakingInDance: Stand. Run. And Run Some More.
Yvonne Rainer’s 1963 “We Shall Run” is performed as part of the Museum of Modern Art’s show, “Judson Dance Theater: The Work Is Never Done.”
Source link #SpeakingInDance: The Only Bird Out There (Searching)
“It’s like I’m flying”: Jacqueline Green performs a portion of the luminous solo from Alvin Ailey’s “Lark Ascending.”