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A Ballet Sampler Platter

Stars of American Ballet presented a chef’s tasting menu of ballet, with New York City Ballet’s Daniel Ulbricht behind the stove.
October 25, 2019
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Facing East Festival Celebrates Eastern Dance Through the Ritual of Practice

The dance was an offering, a quiet conversation from the dancer to the divine.
October 23, 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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Make Way for the Lesbian Feminist Killjoys

Traveling performance like this mobilizes and conjures the LGBTQIA+ community of each city it’s in.
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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Finding Breath in Our Altars: Reviving Black Bodies

Jones, standing behind the podium, echoes Garner’s words, and I can feel the air being sucked from the room.
October 17, 2019
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Museums in the Performance Mix

PMA’s Friday Remix offered circus, poetry, dance, and music, capped off by a DJ-driven dance party.
October 14, 2019
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Look Up!

The easy alignment of the joints, so quintessentially Trisha Brown, dangles unadorned above Center City.
October 7, 2019
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