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 Volume 3, Number 4  January 24, 2005     The weekly online supplement to DanceView magazine

Letters to John Rockwell

A well-guarded daughter
The Royal Ballet
"La Fille Mal Gardee" (Ashton)

John Percival

Of Polar Bears and Slippery Floors;
A Cri de Coeur on Global Warming

ODC unplugged
"On A Train Heading South" by Brenda Way

by Ann Murphy

Alonzo King’s Revelation:
“Before the Blues”

Alonzo King's Lines Ballet

by Tom Phillips

Mindy Aloff's
Letter from New York

will return soon.

While waiting, read some Past Letters

Want to catch up? If you missed an issue or two during the busy weeks, you can browse back issues or the writer's index. 

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A Festival of Rhythms
Classical Savion

by Alan M. Kriegsman

Listening to the Music,
Listening to the Dance

Classical Savion

by Sali Ann Kriegsman

Song and Dance
Kirov Ballet's "Spectacular"

by Alexandra Tomalonis

Glum Gala
Kirov Ballet's "Spectacular"

by George Jackson

Note:  We were snowed out of the new Wheeldon ballet; a review of this will appear midweek next week.

The Welcome Return of "Goldberg Variations"
"Goldberg Variations"/"Carnival of the Animals"; "La Source"/"Agon"/"Cortège Hongrois""

by Susan Reiter

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Mindy Aloff
Dale Brauner
Mary Cargill
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Clare Croft
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Rita Felciano
Marc Haegeman
George Jackson
Gia Kourlas
Alan M. Kriegsman
Sali Ann Kriegsman
Alexander Meinertz
Tehreema Mitha
Gay Morris
Ann Murphy
Paul Parish
John Percival
Tom Phillips
Susan Reiter
Jane Simpson
Alexandra Tomalonis(Editor)
Lisa Traiger
Meital Waibsnaider

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Leigh Witchel
David Vaughan


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Robert Greskovic reviews two new DVDs of Fonteyn dancing "Sleeping Beauty" and "Cinderella"

Mary Cargill on last summer's Ashton Celebration

Profile of Gililian Murphy, reviews of the ABT Spring season, springtime in Paris, reports from .

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