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The Future of the Bride Affects Us All

The Future of the Bride Affects Us All

An open letter from Rick Snyderman to the board of the Painted Bride.

Rick Snyderman
December 27, 2017

Ronald K. Brown/Evidence: Dancing Through the Spirit

Ronald K. Brown/Evidence: Dancing Through the Spirit

Brown's choreography comes from a place of faith.

Rhonda Moore
December 29, 2017

Electric Okwui
Photo: Paula Court

Electric Okwui

Okpokwasili outshines everyone and everything else on stage; her performance is worth the price of admission.

Eleanor Goudie-Averill
January 17, 2018

The Book is Always Better
Image courtesy of the artist.

The Book is Always Better

Reading and seeing at American Realness.

Thomas Choinacky
January 21, 2018

Arthur Mitchell at Columbia
Photo: Milton Oleaga

Arthur Mitchell at Columbia

Some faces are unforgettable. Such a one is Arthur Mitchell's.

Lynn Matluck Brooks
January 29, 2018

Christine Cox on A New Home for BalletX
Photo: Alexander Iziliaev

Christine Cox on A New Home for BalletX

There becomes a new entity of energy when you bring us all together, and we’re already an energized group.

Carolyn Merritt
February 1, 2018

Tormented Genius: Jerome Robbins
Photo: Wikimedia

Tormented Genius: Jerome Robbins

The New York Public Library offers a kaleidoscopic symposium about the life of Jerome Robbins.

Lynn Matluck Brooks
February 4, 2018

And Yet We're Still Here
Photo: Bill Hebert

And Yet We're Still Here

We don't touch like we once did.

Julius Ferraro
February 8, 2018

"...not a fucking swan..."
Photo: Celine McBride

"...not a fucking swan..."

The limited pop culture archetypes we as women are often stuck with.

Zornitsa Stoyanova
February 12, 2018

Mark Morris Magic Returns to Philadelphia
Photo: Erin Baiano

Mark Morris Magic Returns to Philadelphia

This exhilarating ride with Mark Morris begs for more returns to Philadelphia.

Jonathan Stein
February 13, 2018

Postcards from My Selves in Budapest
Photo: Jungwoong Kim

Postcards from My Selves in Budapest

Guest writer Megan Mazarick reflects on her PDP residency in Budapest.

Megan Mazarick
February 18, 2018

Is This a Gender Equity Casualty?
Photo: Marc Montplaisir

Is This a Gender Equity Casualty?

They featured mostly abstracted relationships represented in a haze of sinewy slicing, slithering, and sliding.

Kalila Kingsford Smith
February 25, 2018

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