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  • 4 years ago

    How wispy can a performance be and still amount to something? Experimental artists have been asking this question for nearly 50 years, but the young Irish duo Fitzgerald & Stapleton have their own peculiar reasons for pushing lessness to the limit...

  • 4 years ago

    At Descent—the first piece of Noémie Lafrance's to get everyone's attention, in 2002—the audience gathered at the top of the spiral staircase in the Clock Tower Building on Leonard Street and peered down. Two flights below, a wo...

  • 4 years ago

    When Jules Feiffer was still "a kid, hanging out in the Village," he says, "unemployed and unemployable, without the weekly cartoon in the Voice," he met a young woman who would sleep with him. She was a modern dancer. So besides revivals at the T...

  • 13 years ago

    David White, the Godfather, more or less, of New York's downtown dance scene, has led Dance Theater Workshop (DTW) since 1975, when it was a scrappy 10-year-old collective lodged above an Economy Tires store. “After 27 years and the longest l...