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    Dance in NYC This Week

    Dance in NYC This Week


    Rory Hohenstein and Christine Rocas of the Joffrey Ballet dancing Krzysztof Pastor’s updated “Romeo &...

    Our guide to dance performances.
    Review: Ratmansky’s Confectionery Shop Also Serves Ballet Poetry

    Review: Ratmansky’s Confectionery Shop Also Serves Ballet Poetry


    “Whipped Cream,” by American Ballet Theater, made its premiere at the Segerstrom Center for the Arts in Costa Mesa,...

    Alexei Ratmansky’s “Whipped Cream,” performed by American Ballet Theater, turns frothy nonsense into inspired enchantment.
    Anna Halprin’s California Visions Get a New York Stage

    Anna Halprin’s California Visions Get a New York Stage


    From left, Merce Cunningham, Ruth Beckford and Anna Halprin in Northern California in 1957, on the deck where Ms. Halprin led experimental...

    New Yorkers will have two chances to reassess the choreographer’s influence, first within a program of Stephen Petronio’s “Bloodlines.”
    Show Us Your Wall: This Choreographer Is Moved by Art

    Show Us Your Wall: This Choreographer Is Moved by Art


    Stephen Petronio says Matthew Brandt’s photograph of a lake speaks to his love of swimming and his astrological connection to...

    Stephen Petronio’s farmhouse is his private museum, with a focus on works from 1950 onward.
    At Play With Trisha Brown

    At Play With Trisha Brown


    Trisha Brown performing “Watermotor” in...

    A photo of “Watermotor” encapsulates the timeless wit and playfulness of a dancer and choreographer.
    Travel Ban Threatens a Lincoln Center Festival Play

    Travel Ban Threatens a Lincoln Center Festival Play


    The North American premiere of “While I Was Waiting,” a drama by the Syrian playwright Mohammad al-Attar, may be cancelled because of the travel ban sought by the Trump...

    The center is seeking visas for several artists with Syrian passports for Mohammad al-Attar’s “While I Was Waiting.”
    Review: Graham, Cunningham and Taylor, All Together Now

    Review: Graham, Cunningham and Taylor, All Together Now


    Laura Halzack and fellow members of Paul Taylor American Modern Dance in Martha Graham’s “Diversion of...

    Paul Taylor American Modern Dance’s program featured all three titans together for the first time. Would it be good? Our critic says, “The whole program shone.”
    5 Artists on Working With Trisha Brown

    5 Artists on Working With Trisha Brown


    The choreographer Trisha Brown, in her studio, in...

    Excerpts from interviews with collaborators, including Mikhail Baryshnikov, Terry Winters and Laurie Anderson.
    Dance in NYC This Week

    Dance in NYC This Week


    Tamara Noel in “Mountain Climbing,” choreographed by Chris...

    Our guide to dance performances.
    Review: Mark Morris Shows the Gift of Intricate Simplicity

    Review: Mark Morris Shows the Gift of Intricate Simplicity


    Laurel Lynch, center, with fellow members of the Mark Morris Dance Group in “Dido and Aeneas.” The singers and musicians are in the pit, and the dancers onstage in this...

    Two short operas staged by the choreographer — Britten’s “Curlew River” and Purcell’s “Dido and Aeneas” — show gestural vocabularies meeting music.
    Trump Proposes Eliminating the Arts and Humanities Endowments

    Trump Proposes Eliminating the Arts and Humanities Endowments


    Funding from the National Endowment for the Arts helped the Dallas Museum of Art buy this Chris Burden work, “All the Submarines of the United States of America” (1987), shown in 2013 at the New Museum in New...

    It was the first time a president has called for ending the endowments, which were created in 1965 under President Lyndon B. Johnson.