If you listen to pop music these days, you probably wag your head and jerk your shoulders with the beat. But theres other music that sets your feet tapping and makes you itch to get up and dance, whether its a Strauss waltz, a Handel gigue, or Earl Scruggs playing bluegrass. More often than most choreographers, Mark Morriswho made his first professional appearances in a convivial Balkan folkdance companychoreographs steps and patterns that make his expert and musical dancers look as if theyre doing this for their own pleasure. And for our pleasure. The Mark Morris Dance Group is currently... More >>>
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