From the Royal New Zealand Ballet production of Cinderella.
2291 - this is lovely.
2243, because PRETTY
What happens in the dance studio when everyone has gone home? Spiderman dances, of course. And most impressively, it’s a perfectly realistic social argentine tango.
Ed.: not a human dance, perhaps, but it made me smile never the less.
Contact Improvisation - Moments of practice, with Irene Sposetti & Johan Nilsson (von Irene Sposetti)
The dancers, crashing wave upon wave into those falls, have a happy insane spirit that recalls a unique moment in American life – the time we did the school play or we were ready to drown at a swimming meet. The last time most of us were happy in that way. -Arlene Croce of The New Yorker, on Paul Taylor’s Esplanade
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Photo credit: Paul B. Goode
I saw Esplanade at ADF last year and just seeing a still from it now takes my breath away
Dancers from Exit 12 Dance Company are pictured during a rehearsal at Secret Theater in Long Island City, of live-streamed performances planned for the WiredArts Fest, a project of VirtualArts.TV. (Adrienne Grunwald for The Wall Street Journal) (via New York Photos of the Week, February 23rd – March 1st - Photo Journal - WSJ)