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On being in the presence of Deborah Hay, and the history of events surrounding that experience in the studio.

Annie Wilson interrogates just what it means to practice dance as if it were/as if it is central to the practice of a waking life.
March 1, 2013
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No Pukey Love Stories… (crowd-sourced responses from nine 25-40 yr. old Philly dancers)

Philly dancers share their musings on love, life, intimacy, and glitter.
February 13, 2013
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Philadelphia Dance Community On The National Scene

How a close-knit arts community represents itself to NPN's nationwide audience.
January 6, 2013
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In Conversation with Merián Soto

A discussion with Soto on her influences and interests, on teaching improvisation and the possibilities of the body.
November 4, 2012
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Inside SoMoS: A Photo Gallery

The magical village of domes, projections and branch dancing of Merián Soto's "SoMoS."
November 4, 2012
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Love Beyond the Grave: A "Giselle" Fan and a Neophyte Talk

Two TD Writers at the ballet talk Petipa, Grisi, the romantic macabre and overcoming dance sibling rivalry.
November 3, 2012
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My Barbarian at the ICA: Grappling with Politics, Theater, and Art

For six full hours the group prepared for an interactive performance. They took their shoes off, practiced trust falling and yes, believe it, they even attempted levitation.
October 27, 2012
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From the Studio: in Cyborg Ballet, Technique Meets Technology

The balletic body is often held up as an image of machinic perfection.
October 24, 2012
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