#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.”
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Watch the tap dancer Caleb Teicher perform a solo that samples female tappers, including Mable Lee and Ann Miller.
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Ashley Bouder of New York City Ballet performs part of a make-fun-of-yourself solo from Robbins’s “Dances at a Gathering.”
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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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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.”
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The Bharatanatyam dancer Neha Mondal Chakravarty didn’t mind performing on a rainy city sidewalk: “Sometimes it’s about the bliss that you get in just exploring.”
Source link #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: A Holy Feeling
Dancing to music sung by Anthony Roth Costanzo “feels like something has airlifted me off the ground, like I could float up to the ceiling,” says Ron Myles.
Source link #SpeakingInDance: The Flowy Freedom of ‘Fantasque’
The joyful finale of John Heginbotham’s “Fantasque,” set to music by Respighi, reminds the dancer Lindsey Jones of the “flowy freedom” of Isadora Duncan.