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 Volume 3, Number 8  February 21, 2005     The weekly online supplement to DanceView magazine

Invitation to the Dance
The Gates
Christo and Jeanne-Claude

by Tom Phillips

Pina Pina
Tanztheater Wuppertal
"Palermo Palermo", "Nelken"

by John Perciva

Valentine's Day Stars
Stars of the 21st Century International Ballet Gala

by Susan Reiter

School Days
Royal Ballet School
"Raymonda Act III," "Monotones," pas de deux from "La Fille Mal Gardée," “Uneven Ground,” “Piano Concerto #2,” "Eyes That Gently Touch"

by Leigh Witchel

Violet Jazz
Mark Morris Dance Group
"Violet Cavern," "Mosaic and United"

by Clare Croft

New Space
Opening Concert at Strathmore
CityDance Ensemble

by George Jackson

Raw Emotion, Fresh as New
Martha Graham Dance Company
"Appalachian Spring," "Cave of the Heart," "Deep Song," "Satyric Festival
Song," "Lamentation," "Diversion of Angels"
February 17, 2005

by Clare Croft

Greatness, Second Night
Martha Graham Dance Company
"Appalachian Spring," "Errand into the Maze," "Il Penitente," "Deep Song," "Satyric Song Festival," "Lamentation," "Diversion of Angels"
February 18, 2005

by George Jackson

Enchanting Dance-Drama
Dancers from the Royal Thai Ballet

by Paul Parish

New York City Ballet

Women with Secrets
February 15, 2005

by Mary Cargill

Corps vs. Soloists
"Symphony in Three Movements", "Shambards" and "Glass Pieces"
February 16, 2005

by George Jackson

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Mindy Aloff
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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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