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 Volume 3, Number 12  March 21, 2005     The weekly online supplement to DanceView magazine

Mindy Aloff's
Letter from New York

Peter Boal

Oregon Ballet Theatre

Definition of “dancing” 6,418

Read some Past Letters

In Brief

Dancing in Westminster Abbey
In the Russian Tradition
"The Bird"
Alvin Ailey in San Francisco

Royal Ballet and
Phoenix Dance Theatre

Celebratory Revivals
by John Percival

Bindlestiff Family Cirkus
"From the Gutter to the Glitter"

A Night Out with the Bindlestiffs
by Tom Phillips

Paul Taylor Dance Company
50th Anniversary Season

Master of Light and Dark
by Leigh Witchel

Grand Finale
by Susan Reiter

Vicky Shick, Elise Kermani,
and Barbara Kilpatrick


A Dancer's Dancer

by Nancy Dalva


Program 2

Satire and Optimism
by Ann Murphy


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Mindy Aloff
Dale Brauner
Mary Cargill
Christopher Correa
Clare Croft
Nancy Dalva
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

Kathrine Sorley Walker
Leigh Witchel
David Vaughan


The Winter Issue of DanceView is OUT!
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An Appreciation of Dame Alicia Markova and Maude Lloyd (by John Percival)

Merce Cunningham Dance Company's Events (by Nancy Dalva)

An interview with Royal  Danish Ballet great Arne Villumsen (by Eva Kistrup) about his training and his career. and passing on a tradition

An interview with former New York City Ballet soloist and current SAB teacher Susan Pilarre about Balanchine and teaching (Tom Phillips)

Reports from London (the new revival of "Sylvia") by Jane Simpson, New York (Gay Morris) and San Francisco (Rita Felciano)

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