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 learning curve since Creation, he says with a rueful laugh, we have finally secured our... More >>>
By Joshua Farley
David R. White on the rear deck of the new DTW Doris Duke Performance Center, 219 West 19th Street. Behind him, top center, is the building that housed the original Dance Theater Workshop, founded in 1965.