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Reflections on Nancy Stark Smith, Collaborating Founder of Contact Improvisation, part 1

Nancy’s legacy is to show us a different way to make art.
June 1, 2020
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Reflections from the Philadelphia Museum of Dance

Six tD writers report on the elements of the moving museum that moved them.
November 14, 2018
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Once we meet, we’re family: An Asia Pacific Dance Diary

How do we watch performance from different cultures? What can we learn?
October 14, 2017
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Ike Hana: Sharing Danced Culture from the Asia Pacific Region

Twenty-eight dances by groups from Korea, Tonga and Hawaii with the power to uplift and to transcend boundaries.
August 31, 2017
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Beauty and Genius - In the Steps of Trisha Brown

A July 28 screening of the film "In the Steps of Trisha Brown" is an unofficial memorial to the influential choreographer.
July 14, 2017
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A Relaxed Nutcracker

Pennsylvania Ballet welcomed people with sensory, learning and communications differences.
December 28, 2016
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habitus

Each moment yields fluid beauty rivalling old master depictions of drapery.
October 6, 2016
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Power from the Past

A work like Mary Wigman’s Hexentanz provides a jolting reminder of the power and intensity of early modern dance.
September 18, 2016
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