- November 3, 2003
- Gambolin' Man
A roll of the dice determines the order of elements in Split Sides—even when you’ll hear Radiohead’s music for Merce Cunningham’s dancers.
- September 29, 2003
- Lost in Spaces
Two haunted retrospectives kick off the dance season: one with Bill T. Jones and his late partner, Arnie Zane; the other with Twyla rocking out.
- August 22, 2003
- In Brief: Campagnie Felix Ruckert
Laura Shapiro reviews the latest from Compagnie Felix Ruckert.
- July 28, 2003
- Lovable Mess
You’ll forgive the clash of styles, the mix of periods, even Death in hot pants—because St. Louis Woman is so exuberantly performed.
- July 14, 2003
- What's the Pointe?
A company’s New York debut is all over the place; ABT’s big new work of the spring season fades behind the beautifully executed classics.
- June 9, 2003
- In Brief: HereAfter
Laura Shapiro reviews HereAfter.
- June 2, 2003
- Animal Magnetism
Christopher Wheeldon’s delightful new ballet takes off from The Carnival of the Animals but makes it a West Side story; Peter Martins skims the surface of a John Adams score.
- May 26, 2003
- Caged Birds
Merce Cunningham scatters dancers across a stage, in warm counterpoint to John Cage’s opaque score.
- May 5, 2003
- Site Lines
When Sara Michelson is at work, dance is likely to be happening everywhere inside—and out—of the theater. Boris Eifman’s Russian variation on Some Like It Hot is barely tepid.
- April 7, 2003
- In Brief: Mr. XYZ
Laura Shapiro reviews Mr. XYZ