A Choreographer Restakes Her Claim

A preview of Emery LeCrone's new work for the Joyce Theater's Ballet Festival, looking at the financial challenges of being a freelance ballet choreographer. (The New York Times, 7/11/17)

Heather Sten for the New York Times

Heather Sten for the New York Times

What Makes a Dance Queer?

The EXPLODE! Queer Dance festival posed this and many other questions over four days of performances and talks curated by Clare Croft. I reviewed the final night, featuring works by Jennifer Harge, Thomas DeFrantz, Cleek Schrey and Nic Gareiss, and DD Dorvillier and Jennifer Monson, with host LaWhore Vagistan. (The New York Times, 6/27/17)

Paula Lobo for The New York Times.

Paula Lobo for The New York Times.

Watching (and not) 'Desire Lines'

My first piece for The Village Voice, on watching / not watching Rashaun Mitchell and Silas Riener's Desire Lines in Madison Square Park, part of Josiah McElheny's Prismatic Park installation. (6/28/17)

Truth Cole/Madison Square Park Conservancy

Truth Cole/Madison Square Park Conservancy

The World's a Stage

My first piece for Art in America online: a review of L.A. Dance Project's live broadcasts from the Chinati Foundation in Marfa, TX. (6/20/17)

© Patrick Fraser

© Patrick Fraser

My Seven Seconds of 'Trio A'

A personal account of learning seven seconds of Yvonne Rainer's Trio A for David Michalek's film installation Slow Dancing/Trio A. (The New York Times, 6/16/17)

Krista Schlueter for The New York Times

Krista Schlueter for The New York Times

Review: Colin Dunne, Lars Jan

A review of Irish dancer Colin Dunne in Edges of Light at Irish Arts Center and, nearby in Times Square, Lars Jan's Holoscenes, a meditation on climate change. (The New York Times, 6/6/17)

James Estrin/The New York Times.

James Estrin/The New York Times.

Losing a Muse

I spoke to choreographer Ivy Baldwin about losing her friend, muse, and dance partner Lawrence Cassella. The new work she created in his memory, Keen [No. 2], runs through June 11 at Abrons Arts Center. (The New York Times, 5/31/17)

Amanda Jasnowski Pascual for The New York Times

Amanda Jasnowski Pascual for The New York Times