"When I went to the whistler's convention for the for the first time, it was like coming out of the desert after 40 years and finding your tribe."
Dancing, down to a science
We woke up this morning and saw the first item on eTrueSports' "Sports Shorts" and thought it was real before we realized we were being spoofed again by sports prankster supreme Frank Coffey: "This is like a belt in the Borscht," said Knicks colorful owner James Dolan in his first comments ... More >>
An ingenious choreographer premieres a new ballet, courtesy of Prokofiev
Vincent Gallo in Tetro In this week's Village Voice Music Section, Rob Harvilla testifies to the alternating agony and ecstasy of Brooklyn's own art-rock lobsters, the Dirty Projectors. Cristina Black talks with downtown ingenue Regina Spektor. Dan Weiss on Sonic Youth's newest, The Eternal. Don ... More >>
After a lifetime of political hackery, former city councilmember Noach Dear, who had never even practiced law, became a municipal judge. Who knew he'd become a savior to hundreds of New Yorkers harassed and dunned by unscrupulous and sometimes crooked debt collectors? And that he'd get standing ova ... More >>
Downtown HEADS for the hills!
A new take on that feud in old Verona, courtesy of the ingenious Mark Morris
Dance history, revisited
Extra! Young Choreographer Charts Own Course
Those young lovers die in fifth position yet again
Is modern dance the new ballet?
Extra! Prince abandons court life to cultivate garden!
Autumn in New York kicks off with a feast of choreography
Between a great novel's structure and its texture, a stage adaptation can quickly get lost
These fine jewels don't rest on black velvet; they spin, glistening in the fire of dance
Revelers mimic amphibian, lean low to repel fascist army
Sallie Wilson Follows in Anthony Tudor's Footsteps
A Virtuoso Evens the Score
French Tough Guys and Russian Expressionists
A Generation of Russians Embraces Post-Minimalism
Composing the Perfect Season
Modern Dance Titans Jump-Start ABTs Spring Season
Progressives Shake Up Classical Music
Ballet Companies Are Busy Acting Up