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DON’T LOOK AWAY: MAGUY MARIN’S “BIT”


Monday, November 6, 2017

Maguy Marin has been exploring the human condition through the body for four decades. One of the most important figures in French modern dance, Marin began as a classical dancer, first performing with the Ballet de Strasbourg and then with Maurice Béjart’s company, Ballet du XXe Siècle, before turning toward the avant-garde. Her breakout dance, May ...

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QUIET AND BOLD: KYLE ABRAHAM TALKS ABOUT THE INSPIRATION BEHIND HIS WORK


Monday, November 9, 2015

Although Kyle Abraham has performed at The Joyce before, this is his company’s first weeklong engagement there – a major milestone in the career of a young choreographer. “I’m crazy excited,” says Abraham. “One of the first performances I ever saw in New York was at The Joyce.” For Abraham, 38, there has been much to be excited about. To say he’s received ...

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NOCHE FLAMENCA TAKES ON GREEK TRAGEDY


Tuesday, September 23, 2014

There has always been a high level of theatricality present in the work of Noche Flamenca, led by artistic director/choreographer Martín Santangelo and the incomparable flamenco dancer Soledad Barrio. But for the first time in the troupe’s 21 year history, it is delving into the realm of dance theater. While audiences can still expect all the things they love ...

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