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 Volume 2, Number 18  May 17,  2004            The weekly online supplement to DanceView magazine

ABT's Pillar of Fire; Susan Reiter ABT's La Bayadere: Ananiashvili; Gay Morris

NYCB: Ballo della Regina; Mindy Aloff

ABT's opening gala; Susan Reiter ABT's La Bayadere: Marquez; Mary Cargill Dances at a Gathering; Mary Cargill
Noémie Lafrance Noir; Meital Waibsnaider A criticism conference in Budapest; Kate Mattingly  

New York City Ballet's Spring Season

Guest Performance: Ballo della Regina

Ballo della Regina, Episodes, Union Jack
New York City Ballet
New York State Theater
12 May 2004

by Mindy Aloff



Brick to Brown

Dances at a Gathering/Brahms-Schoenberg Quartet
Dances at a Gathering/Union Jack

New York City Ballet
May 11, 2004 and May 15, Matinee, 2004

by Mary Cargill


Beauties, Crime and High Drama on the Lower East Side

Noir, A site-specific choreography
Noémie Lafrance
The Delancey and Essex Municipal Parking Garage
New York, NY
May 5-29, 2004

By Meital Waibsnaider


Dance Criticism: Cross-Cultural Views

Eastern European Criticism Initiative
Budapest, Hungary
April 2004

by Kate Mattingly



Mindy Aloff's

Letter from New York

will resume soon. While waiting, catch up on some of the Past Letters you may have missed.


American Ballet Theatre's Spring Season

Ananiashvili: Dancing Like a Dream in La Bayadère

La Bayadère
American Ballet Theatre
Metropolitan Opera House
New York, NY
May 14, 2004

by Gay Morris



Michele Wiles: Getting to the Heart of Hagar

Petite Mort/Sechs Tanze/Pillar of Fire/Within You Without You
American Ballet Theatre
Metropolitan Opera House
New York, NY
May 12, 2004

by Susan Reiter


Roberta Marquez: a Tiny, Proud Nikiya

La Bayadère
American Ballet Theatre
Metropolitan Opera House
New York, New York
May 14, 2004

by Mary Cargill



ABT's Season Opens With a Sizzling Gala

[reposted from last week's edition for those who missed it]

Opening Night Gala
American Ballet Theatre
Metropolitan Opera House
New York, NY
May 10, 2004

by Susan Reiter



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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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