Selected Journalism

Most recent here

Jamar Roberts's "Ode" for Alvin Ailey

Mark Morris's memoir, "Out Loud"

Alla Kovgan's 3D documentary "Cunningham"

Rennie Harris's "Lazarus" at Alvin Ailey

On "Balanchine: The City Center Years"

Alexei Ratmansky's reconstruction of "Harlequinade"

Quotation Mark Tap on Broadway

"Shuffle Along"

The dancing in Beyoncé's Formation tour

Twyla Tharp's "One Hundreds" and Fiftieth Anniversary Tour

 

Christopher Wheeldon's "An American in Paris" and "Alice"

 

Justin Peck's "Year of the Rabbit" and "Paz de La Jolla"

 

Michael Flatley's "Lord of the Dance: Dangerous Games"

 

Eiko's "A Body in Places"

 

William Forsythe's "Sider"

 

Misty Copeland in "Swan Lake," "The Nutcracker ," "A Ballerina's Tale"

 

Taylor Swift's "Shake it Off"

 

"Topologie" and "Too Shy to Stare"

 

Pam Tanowitz's "Spectators" and "Broken Story"

 

Nrityagram Dance Ensemble's "Samhara" and at the Temple of Dendur 

 

Rashaun Mitchell's "Nox

 

Michelle Dorrance's "Soundspace," "Blues Project" and "ETM"

Steve Paxton's "Night Stand" and Dia Retrospective

 

Colin Dunne's "Out of Time" and Jean Butler's "hurry"

 

JR and Little Buck at New York City Ballet

 

Pandit Birju Maharaj

 

Francois Chaignaud and Marie-Caroline Hominal's "Duchesses"

 

Heather Kravas and Jeremy Wade

RoseAnne Spradlin

 

Molly Lieber and Eleanor Smith's "Beautiful Bone"

 

Matthew Rushing

 

Robert Garland's "Gloria" for Dance Theatre of Harlem 

 

Israel Galvan's "La Curva"

 

Steve Paxton and Lisa Nelson's "Night Stand"

 

Vicky Shick's "Everything You See"

 

Keith Hennessey's "Almost"

 

Heidi Latsky's "Gimp"

 

Jason Samuels Smith and Savion Glover's "STepZ"

 

"20 Dancers for the 20th Century"

 

Jiri Kylian's "Last Touch First"

 

Alexei Ratmansky's "The Nutcracker"

 

Mark Morris's "Gloria" and "A Lake"  and "After You"

 

Tere O'Connor's "Bleed"

 

Matthew Bourne's "Sleeping Beauty"

 

Susan Stroman's "Double Feature"

 

"Dancing Around the Bride" at the Philadelphia Museum of Art

 

And many, many more . . .

 

 

 

New York Times reviews
Elsewhere

On Hari Kunzru's White Tears in Threepenny Review

Tap Essays on Jacob's Pillow Dance Interactive

On Michelle Dorrance in Dance

On The State of Tap Today in Dance

 

On "Dancing with the Stars" in Slate

 

On Matthew Bourne in Slate

 

On Jimmy Slyde in Threepenny Review

 

On Akram Kahn in Threepenny Review

 

On Savion Glover in The Village Voice

 

On Juliette Mapp and Gertrude Stein in The Village Voice

 

More pieces in the Voice