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Can You Find Yourself While You're Playing a Cat?
By LAUREN KAY
Monday, August 01, 2016  •   Choreography  •    0 comments Share This
Mon Aug 1, 2016  •   Choreography  •    0 comments Share This
In the Broadway revival of Cats, Tyler Hanes has a surprising revelation --- Welcome to Building Character, our ongoing look at actors and how they create their roles It takes a special kind of performer to star in Cats, the musical about a group of junkyard felines angling for a chance to be reincarnated in the so-called "Heaviside Layer." For...
HEWMAN Brings Dance Where It Wasn't Before
By LAUREN KAY
Friday, July 29, 2016  •   Choreography  •    0 comments Share This
Fri Jul 29, 2016  •   Choreography  •    0 comments Share This
Their new dance can't be finished without you --- In 2014, three recent Juilliard alums looked at the resource- and time-scare dance world and decided to combine forces. They already shared an aesthetic interest in the human body and artistic principles about promoting audience engagement, so really, the chance to co-manage company responsibilities...
When You're Dancing Shakespeare, Every Movement Matters
By SUSAN REITER
Thursday, July 21, 2016  •   Choreography  •    0 comments Share This
Thu Jul 21, 2016  •   Choreography  •    0 comments Share This
How dancers create character in Christopher Wheeldon's new ballet --- He may not have been a dancer, but Shakespeare has become indispensable to the ballet. Choreographers can't resist his work, with plays like Romeo and Juliet and A Midsummer Night's Dream constantly being reimagined for dance troupes across the world. Still, Christopher Wheeldon...
Twyla Tharp Classics Find New Life
By SUSAN REITER
Monday, July 11, 2016  •   Choreography  •    0 comments Share This
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The legendary choreographer presents a rare revival of her material --- Last November Twyla Tharp marked her 50th anniversary as a choreographer in a big way – with a program of two brand-new works at Lincoln Center. But Tharp – ever the disciplined and creative choreographer – has more to offer in celebration of this milestone....
WATCH: Meet RIOULT Dance NY
By LAUREN KAY
Monday, July 11, 2016  •   Choreography  •    0 comments Share This
Mon Jul 11, 2016  •   Choreography  •    0 comments Share This
Meet Rioult, where modern dance touches on deeply human truths This video was directed by Lauren Kay. It was shot and edited by Nicholas Guldner. Here's why Meet the Dance Company exists. You can meet more dance companies here....
A Choreographer Who Never Stops Listening
By EMERI FETZER
Thursday, May 12, 2016  •   Choreography  •    0 comments Share This
Thu May 12, 2016  •   Choreography  •    0 comments Share This
Beth Gill's investigation of psychological space --- Choreographer Beth Gill is an active listener, and for Catacomb, a new work that premieres at The Chocolate Factory on May 18, she's listening first to herself. "At the beginning of this project there was a personal agenda to reconnect with a slightly older way of working for myself," she says....
Miami City Ballet Takes Bold New Steps
By SUSAN REITER
Tuesday, April 12, 2016  •   Choreography  •    0 comments Share This
Tue Apr 12, 2016  •   Choreography  •    0 comments Share This
What gives a ballet company its identity? The caliber and personalities of its dancers, the vision of its artistic director, the location in which it's based – these all play crucial roles. But original ballets, made specifically for the company, shaped around the dancers' individual skills and temperaments, can also be crucial in establishing...
In 'Tuck Everlasting' Dance Tells an Immortal Story
By FRANK RIZZO
Monday, March 28, 2016  •   Choreography  •    0 comments Share This
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How Casey Nicholaw shapes the new Broadway musical --- As a director and choreographer, Casey Nicholaw is understandably known as a man who can keep the laughs coming. His recent Broadway hits like The Book of Mormon, Something Rotten!, Aladdin, and The Drowsy Chaperone have all been praised for their gut-busting setpieces, like musical numbers about...
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