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 Volume 2, Number 23  June 21,  2004            The weekly online supplement to DanceView magazine

In this issue:

NYCB's Spring season coverage continues:
Boris Eifman's Musagète, reviewed by Gia Kourlas
3 programs from the Russian Festival reviewed by Leigh Witchel and Mary Cargill

ABT's Spring season coverage continues:
4 casts of Swan Lake reviewed by Mindy Aloff, Leigh Witchel and Susan Reiter

From San Francisco:
Mark Foehringer Dance Project
reviewed by Rita Felciano

From D.C.
Ballett Frankfurt, reviewed by Clare Croft
Bowen McCauley Dance. reviewed by George Jackson
David Parsons Dance Company with the Ahn Trio. reviewed by Tehreema Mitha

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American Ballet Theatre's Spring Season

Four Casts in Swan Lake

Deep Waters:
a Dangerous, Thrilling Swan Lake

with Veronika Part and Marcelo Gomes

by Mindy Aloff

Seeing Stars
with Nina Ananiashvili and Julio Bocca

Leigh Witchel

Michelle Wiles and David Hallberg

by Mindy Aloff

A Sweet and Dazzling Swan Lake
with Gillian Murphy and Ethan Stiefel

by Susan Reiter

Links to ABT spring season reviews

Mindy Aloff's
Letter from New York

will return next week. 

While waiting, read past Letters



New York City Ballet's
Spring Season

Boris Eifman's Musagète
Missing the Mark

by Gia Kourlas

The Russian-American Music Festival
Raymonda Variations/Monumentum pro Gesualdo-Movements for Piano and Orchestra/Tschaikovsky Pas de Deux/ Tschaikovsky Suite No. 3
Agon/ Monumentum-Movements /Duo Concertant/Symphony in Three Movements

by Leigh Witchel

Celebrating Choreography with Fine Dancing
Allegro Brillante/Scherzo a la Russe/Duo Concertant/Tschaikovsly Suite No. 3

by Mary Cargill

Links to prior reviews of NYCB's 2003-2004 season

Ballett Frankfurt
End Game

by Clare Croft

Mark Foehringer
Light Summer Fare

by Rita Felciano

Bowen McCauley Dance Company
Other Directions

George Jackson

David Parsons Dance Company with the Ahn Trio
A True Collaboration

by Tehreema Mitha

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Mindy Aloff
Dale Brauner
Mary Cargill
Clare Croft
Nancy Dalva
Rita Felciano
Lynn Garafola
Marc Haegeman
George Jackson
Gia Kourlas
Sali Ann Kriegsman
Jean Battey Lewis
Kate Mattingly
Alexander Meinertz
Tehreema Mitha
Gay Morris
Ann Murphy
Paul Parish
Susan Reiter
Jane Simpson
Alexandra Tomalonis(Editor)
Lisa Traiger
Meital Waibsnaider

Kathrine Sorley Walker
Leigh Witchel


The Spring issue of Danceview is out!

Mary Cargill
Roots and Branches
NYCB’s Winter Season

Lynn Garafola
Reviving Pillar of Fire
An Interview with Donald Mahler

George Jackson
The Sleeping Beauty
Foot and Face Matters

Mary Cargill
An Interview with Jonathan Riedel

Lynn Garafola
Neumeier’s Nijinsky

Gay Morris
New York Report
Paul Taylor at City Center, Noh at the Japan Society, Stephen Petronio at the Joyce

Jane Simpson
London Report
English National Ballet, Royal Ballet, Northern Ballet Theatre, Nina Ananiashvili, Dance Theatre of Harlem

Rita Felciano
Bay Area Report
Dance Theatre of Harlem, Dimensions Dance Theater, Batsheva Dance Company, Scott Wells & Dancers, Flyaway Productions, Erica Shuch Performance Project


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