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 Volume 2, Number 47  December 13,  2004     The weekly online supplement to DanceView magazine

John Jasperse 's "California," reviewed by Nancy Dalva Martha Clarke's "Belle Epoque," reviewed by Susan Reiter
Washington Ballet's new "Nutcracker," reviewed by Clare Croft Laura Schandelmeier's "Rappaccini's Daughter," reviewed by George Jackson
Savage Jazz's "Baptism," reviewed by Rita Felciano Scott Wells and Dancers' Farewell to @848, reviewed by Ann Murphy

D.C.'s 10th Annual Improvisation Festival, reviewed by Christopher Correa

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Slouching Towards California
John Jasperse

by Nancy Dalva

A Wonderful, Wacky Swan Song
Scott Wells & Dancers

Works by Sara Shelton Mann, Austin Forebord, Capacitor, Ziyian Kwan, Alex Ketley,

by Ann Murphy

"Nutcracker" on the Potomac
Washington Ballet
"The Nutcracker"

by Clare Croft

A Zen Koan for the Body, by the Body
10th International Improvisation Festival
"Broken Glass"
Dance: Daniel Burkholder, Sharon Mansur, Jennifer Clark Stone; Claire Elizabeth Barratt (NYC); Music: Tom Bickley (Berkley), Toshi Makihara (Philadelphia), Alvin Hill, Jonathan Matis
Theatre: Frank Mancino and Sylvia Toone

by Christopher Correa

The Pleasures of the Flesh
Martha Clarke
"Belle Epoque"

by Susan Reiter

Lethal Lips, Tempting Tongues
Laura Schandelmeier
"Rappaccini's Daughter"

by George Jackson

Savagely Beautiful Dancing
Savage Jazz Dance Company

by Rita Felciano

Mindy Aloff's
Letter from New York

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Mindy Aloff
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Christopher Correa
Clare Croft
Nancy Dalva
Rita Felciano
Marc Haegeman
George Jackson
Gia Kourlas
Sali Ann Kriegsman
Alexander Meinertz
Tehreema Mitha
Gay Morris
Ann Murphy
Paul Parish
John Percival
Susan Reiter
Jane Simpson
Alexandra Tomalonis(Editor)
Lisa Traiger
Meital Waibsnaider

Kathrine Sorley Walker
Leigh Witchel
David Vaughan


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