Modern Dance

Monitoring modern dance in general, and contemporary experimental dance in particular.

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The New Yorker: Everything

The Playful Legacy of Merce Cunningham

Rashaun Mitchell and Silas Riener are bringing a welcome dose of kids’-party high jinks to the modern-dance stage, Joan Acocella writes.

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Judson Dance Theater

“Judson Dance Theater: The Work Is Never Done” Museum of Modern Art New York, New York September 16, 2018 – February 3, 2019 by Gay Morris copyright © 2018 by Gay…

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Contemporary Dance Blog

Sep 13, Dance Websites.

Directory of dance websites. Includes blogs, journals, forums, institutional sites and other types of contemporary dance related websites.

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DanceBeat (1 duplicate)

Paul Taylor (1930-2018)

When Paul Taylor died of renal failure on Wednesday, August 29th, and I was coping with that news, I started to think not just of the 140 dances he made during his…

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The New Yorker: Everything

Alex Katz’s Life in Art

His paintings make us see the world the way he sees it, clear and up close, with all but the most essential details pared away, Calvin Tomkins writes.

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Excavate, Reassemble, Create

Netta Yerushalmy premieres her Paramodernities at Jacob’s Pillow What? My name listed in the Jacob’s Pillow program among the twenty-four people whom Netta…

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Fall Preview

A ballet legacy, a tap innovator, a puppet fantasy, and more.

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Contemporary Dance Blog

Jan 2, Contemporary Dance Schools.

Contemporary dance schools directory (or where to learn contemporary dance). Names, addresses, phone numbers, web sites and e-mails.

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Contemporary Dance Blog

Feb 23, Contemporary Dance History.

Contemporary dance history, including representative figures and aesthetical features of their choreographic production.

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NYT > Arts

The Costumes in Modern Dance’s Attic

Ruth St. Denis and Ted Shawn’s touring trunks are packed with costumes and accessories that filled out their exotic visions.

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The Times Are Changing

Kyle Abraham’s company, A.I.M., performs at the Joyce Theater. Kyle Abraham used to call his company Kyle Abraham/Abraham in Motion. Now it’s called A.I.M. Of…

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