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 Volume 2, Number 14  April 19,  2004            The weekly online supplement to DanceView magazine

Alonzo King's Rite of Spring; Ann Murphy SFB's Ashton Program; Paul Parish Martha Graham, opener: Susan Reiter

Mindy Aloff's Letter from New York

Dance Exchange; Lisa Traiger BSJSV's Out of Africa: Ann Murphy Martha Graham, 2nd program: Meital Waibsnaider

Balanchine at Harvard; George Jackson

Jane Comfort; Tehreema Mitha Lori Belilove; Rita Felciano Movin' Out; Susan Reiter  

Mindy Aloff's

Letter from New York

Esmeralda (upcoming)

Student Serenades: Purchase and Barnard

Quotes for the Week


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Report from Harvard


George Balanchine - A Life's Journey in Ballet
The Harvard Theatre Collection's Exhibition and Symposium
Nathan Marsh Pusey Library, Lamont Library's Forum Room and Lowell Hall
Harvard University
Cambridge, Massachusetts
Wednesday and Thursday, April 14 and 15, 2004

by George Jackson



Anemic Out of Africa

Out of Africa or Lucifer’s Daughter, A Dance Poem
Ballet San Jose Silicon Valley
San Jose Center for the Performing Arts
Thursday, March 26, 2004

by Ann Murphy

Checking In with Movin' Out

Movin' Out
Directed and choreographed by Twyla Tharp
Richard Rodgers Theater
New York, NY
March 10, 2004

by Susan Reiter



Following in the Footsteps

Dance Exchange
Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center
University of Maryland, College Park
October 9, 2003

By Lisa Traiger




Visionary Creatures—The Ashton program

Monotones I and II, Thais pas de deux, Symphonic Variations, Elite Syncopations
San Francisco Ballet
War Memorial Opera House
San Francisco, CA
April 7, 2004

By Paul Parish


Women and Fashion

Satyric Festival Song/The Owl and the Pussycat/Cave of the Heart/Sketches from Chronicle
Martha Graham Dance Company [Program A]
City Center
New York, NY
April 14, 2004

by Susan Reiter


Martha in the New Millennium

Circe, Herodiade, Errand into the Maze, The Maple Leaf Rag
Martha Graham Dance Company
Program B
City Center
New York, NY
April 14-25, 2004

by Meital Waibsnaider


A Daring, Explosive Rite

Rite Of Spring
Alonzo King Lines Ballet
Yerba Buena Center for the Arts
San Francisco, California
April 17
, 2004

By Ann Murphy



Evoking Isadora

ISADORA. . . No Apologies
Lori Belilove & Company
Lisser Hall, Mills College
San Francisco, California
April 16, 2004

By Rita Felciano



Notes from the Underworld

Jane Comfort and Company
Dance Place

Washington, D.C.
April 17, 2004

by Tehreema Mitha


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The Winter issue of Danceview is out!

Nancy Dalva:
The Long Goodbye
NYCB’s Opening Night

Marc Haegeman:
A Conversation with Laurent Hilaire
Etoile of the Paris Opera Ballet

Mary Cargil:l
Old Stories/New Ballets
Ballet Nacional de Cuba and American Ballet Theatre at City Center

Leigh Witchel:
Interpreters Archive and
Works in Process, Part 6:
Violette Verdy and Conrad Ludlow Coaching; Maria Tallchief and Frederic Franklin

Mary Cargill:
New York Report
Dance Theatre of Harlem, ABT Studio
Company, New York Theatre Ballet,
SAB Workshop

Jane Simpson:
London Report
Jonathan Burrows, Martha Graham, National Ballet of China, Birmingham
Royal Ballet, The Royal Ballet

Rita Felciano:
Bay Area Report
Hubbard Street, Alonzo King’s Lines, Oakland Ballet, Lily Cai Chinese Dance Company, AXIS Dance Company

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