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Maddie Hopfield

Open Invitation At Asian Arts Initiative

When Cat announces that time is up and the piece is over, we scoot our chairs in further, hungry to keep the conversation going.
July 30, 2019
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Listen To Your Guts

I watch their pelvises shift and gyrate, thinking of the intestines beneath.
May 28, 2019
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Full-Body Percussion Beneath the Library

If Soul Steps’ goal was full-bodied audience education, I consider the task accomplished.
May 4, 2019
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Martha Graham Cracker Bids Farewell

“Goodbye, my friends, goodbye.”
March 30, 2019
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It’s The End Of A World

What does it mean to stand in the aftermath of a paradigm shift?
February 12, 2019
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What Do You Want To Lose (Now)?

The performers’ camaraderie gives the evening the overall feel of an album rather than a collection of disparate singles.
February 4, 2019
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Abby Z and the New Utility Electrifies

The space is awash in exhalations often culturally linked to sex or violence. The animal body. The body as energy.
December 18, 2018
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Contemporary Dance, Gendered Norms

"Come Together" left me wondering about the amorphous amalgam that is contemporary dance in the United States.
November 28, 2018
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