Slain by Beauty
The context of Balanchine and Beyond makes Trisha Brown’s work gleam. A nod to the events of the day would have made the ballet as an institution gleam as well.
June 19, 2016
Partita 2 asks us not just to note the passing of time, but to participate kinesthetically in time’s ticking.
November 4, 2015
A Leap Into Hybrid Performance
The four performers in this work are, in fact, the very kinds of people that devote their lives to becoming acrobats.
June 19, 2015
At Movement Research Spring Festival's "Placing Performance," the discussion focused much on writing and language.
May 15, 2015
A Dance of Attention
Presence isn’t about acting, or charisma, it’s about directed and specific consciousness.
May 14, 2015
Dance’s Shimmering Call
Erin Manning invokes dance, choreography, philosophy, film, and even autism to advocate for a richer relationship to the world around us.
February 5, 2015
Dance Education: A Privilege in Public Schools?
As codirector of a performance group based just blocks away from KCAPA, I dreamt about the partnerships I could initiate at the school.
January 12, 2015