culturevulture.net – review

“thirty seven isolated events” Concept, choreography, direction: Paige Startling Sorvillo (SF) Concept, media environment: Lucy Hg (LA) Composition, sound environment, Liz Allbee (Oakland), Susan Hawkins (Australia) May 22-31, 2008 CounterPULSE, SF Part of the San Francisco International Arts Festival http://www.blindsightperformance.org/  ...

Big Dance Theater “The Other Here” review

Big Dance Theater “The Other Here” Yerba Buena Center for the Arts April 27, 2007 http://www.bigdancetheater.org/ http://www.yerbabuenaarts.org/ Big Dance Theater won an OBIE (the American dance scene “Oscar”) in 2000, for its “passionate practice of the most implausible choreographic  ...

San Francisco Ballet, Program 4

Spring Rounds Choreography: Paul Taylor Composer: Richard Strauss Music: Divertimento for small orchestra, Op. 86 (after Couperin) World Premiere: July 5, 2005- San Francisco Ballet, les étés de la danse de paris: Paris, France British choregrapher Wayne McGregor  ...

culturevulture.net – review

Merce Cunningham was the perfect person to jump on the IPOD bandwagon. Now his dance company must travel from engagment to engagement with dancers, sets, costumes and a small truckload of miniature music players with tangly cords and earphones, all  ...

culturevulture.net – review

Emanuel Gat sets dances to works of music loaded with historical baggage, such as Mozart’s Requiem, which accompanies "K626". He doesn’t synchronize the start of the movement with the music, instead beginning in silence, and inserting gaps between movements. Awaiting  ...