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Articles

The Joy of Movement with Anna Halprin and Group Motion

Picture an old woman painted white, hair matted with straw, folded into a hollowed-out spot of earth with grasses waving above. She moves glacially...
November 16, 2011
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It’s the Stringing It Together That Counts: Philadelphia Dance Projects Motion Pictures Shorts Fest 2011

Philadelphia Dance Projects presented Shorts Fest, wildly different dance films, for this year’s 10th annual Motion Pictures series.
November 16, 2011
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Denby Gets Drunk?

Veteran dance writer and Philadelphia native Mindy Aloff "put[s] right a couple of things" regarding the late great Edwin Denby.
November 11, 2011
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On working with Lucinda Childs, a choreographer whose work endures

How is it to dance Lucinda Child’s demanding minimalist work? TD writer Megan Bridge fills us in in advance of the November 11 showing of Work(s)on View
November 10, 2011
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The X-Factor

PA Ballet Principal Julie Diana talks with Christine Cox, Artistic Director of Ballet X, about getting the company up and running.
November 10, 2011
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The Art of Articulate Economy

I think the gold of the TD project is the opportunity to understand our personal and shared ideologies about dance and performance.
November 9, 2011
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Planting Seeds and Dissecting Selves

What happens when our curious drive to pick things apart and classify becomes a science of obsessive madness?
November 9, 2011
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Philadanco Packs a Punch

The dancer started swinging his hips to the beat, then turned to face the audience and flashed a “Let’s do this!” smile that was to mark the vivacious tone of the evening.
November 9, 2011
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