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DANCE IN THE MEDIA THIS WEEK

Tap dancer Savion Glover made a rare TV appearance on The Colbert Report this week. When Colbert called him “The Savior of Tap,” Glover, always humble, countered that he should more properly considered a “Disciple of Tap.” If you want … Continue reading

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What is “Contemporary” Dance?

Defining dance and locating its roots is never simple and never complete, but the attempt is always enlightening. All summer I have been thinking about Contemporary dance: Historically, how did Contemporary dance evolve? What are its major influences and artistic … Continue reading

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