Close the Gate!
The Gate hovered at the crossroads of Cirque de Soleil and the Chippendales, with acrobatic dancing in progressive states of undress.
September 19, 2012
Camden, My Love
A crossroads of myth, memory, exile and archetypal meaning-making... Volcano invited us to consider that there’s more to reality than we think we know, that nothing need be only as it seems.
September 16, 2012
Our House, In The Middle Of The Street
Headlong and the Aryadareis created a “third space” that honors both performers and guests as fully human and undoubtedly welcome.
September 14, 2012
Inside an Old Queen’s Head
I thought I had landed at a piano lounge in Philadelphia’s historic gayborhood.
August 14, 2012
Fort Blossom Revisited, Again
Sometimes a piece of art stays with you--and you are not satisfied until you articulate why it has.
August 2, 2012
In 1993, When We Felt Free
Two decades and 40 dances into their career, the darlings of Philly’s theatrical dance world in the 1990s and 2000s have arrived at a point of mid-life reflection.
May 9, 2012
The Topography of a Performance
Merián Soto’s Branch Dances don’t just do away with traditional notions of performance, they reorganize whole landscapes.
April 24, 2012