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 Volume 3, Number 18 May 9, 2005     The weekly online supplement to DanceView magazine

In Brief

Twyla Tharp's "Torelli"
Mad Hot Ballroom
Masters of African American Choreography


San Francisco Ballet
"Romeo and Juliet"

Great Ensemble Playing
by Paul Parish

Murray Spalding Movement Arts
Mandalas 2005: The Changing will always be..

by George Jackson

Pat Graney Company
"The Vivian Girls"

Henry Darger's Fantastic Landscape

by Leigh Witchel

“Blind Spot”

Clear Shadows
by Clare Croft

Dean Moss in collaboration with Laylah Ali
"figures on a field"

Violence as Dance
by Susan Reiter


Mindy Aloff's
Letter from New York

Read some Past Letters

New York City Ballet
Spring Season

The Gala
5 World Premieres
May 5, 2005

Bad News for the Muses

by Nancy Dalva

"Harlequinade" and "Who Cares"
May 6, 2005

That Certain Feeling
by Tom Phillips

Les Ballets Trockadero de Monte Carlo

Can’t tell the boys from the girls without the program
by Paul Parish

The Washington Ballet
7X7: Unplugged

Son of 7X7
by George Jackson

Pennsylvania Ballet
"Raymonda Variations," "Continuum," "The Concert"

Ballet, Beautiful, Brainy and Fun

by Dale Brauner

City Dance Ensemble
Washington, D.C.

What's the Score?
by Christopher Correa

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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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