People & Places
Four outstanding professionals are honored.
This year’s Martha Hill Dance Fund Awards Gala will be like a homecoming for Limón Dance Company artistic director Carla Maxwell.
“Martha Hill was one of my teachers and mentors—I studied … Continue reading
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Four years after the fact, Megan Lawson still sounds a little incredulous when she explains how Madonna discovered her: on YouTube. “My friend and I made up a little combination to [Rihanna’s] ‘Skin,’ and that … Continue reading
Sankai Juku gives dancers an opportunity to explore butoh.
Sand gently cascades down, covering a stage where dancers with shaved heads and talc-covered skin move with a calm, hypnotic intensity. They move as if they themselves … Continue reading
Site-specific Trolley Dances discovers new communities and audiences.
Free from the confines of a concert stage, Trolley Dances brings dance to unexpected places: swimming pools and grocery aisles, parking lots and historic parks, even the Mexican … Continue reading