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“The Stakes of this Play are the Stakes of the World”

Anissa Weinraub’s Philly Education Stories explore strengthening Philadelphia’s school communities through devised theater.
November 7, 2019
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The Little Prince and BalletX: Expansive Travels

"The Little Prince" is known for illuminating varying sides of human character, BalletX only succeeds in bringing a few of them to light.
November 7, 2019
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Intimate Portraits and Cultural Remembrance

Inciting pain and laughter in alternation, "Raise Your Voice/Maybe Even Higher" is at once disturbing and uplifting.
November 3, 2019
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A Haunting Portrayal of Illness and Family

"A Small Fire" haunts long after its final scene
October 31, 2019
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“Spain” Coming at You in PAB’s Don Q

Pennsylvania Ballet offers glimmering conceptions of Spain in a series of paintings come to life.
October 22, 2019
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The School for Temporary Liveness Misses the Mark

Perhaps, in a true analogy to a school, I left feeling unsure that I’d learned anything new at all.
October 18, 2019
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How is Safety Felt in the Body

Proceed With Caution reminds me that bodies are soft, mortal.
September 22, 2019
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Royal Jelly

Dancers expansively eat up space through inventive spiraling, never languishing energetically.
September 17, 2019
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