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 Volume 2, Number 41  November 1,  2004     The weekly online supplement to DanceView magazine

Mindy Aloff's Letter from New York (The Midsummer film) Mark Morris world premiere (reviewed by Paul Parish)
Royal and Birmingham Royal Ballets (reviewed by John Percival) Doug Varone world premiere (reviewed by Clare Croft)
Martha Graham (reviewed by Rita Felciiano) ABT at City Center (reviewed by Susan Reiter and Mary Cargill

Mindy Aloff's
Letter from New York

Midsummer Night's Dream (film)

ast Letters

The Royal Ballet
"A Wedding Bouquet" (with "Requiem" and "Les Noces"
Birmingham Royal Ballet
“Western Symphony” and “The Orpheus Suite

Celebrating Royally

by John Percival

Martha Graham Dance Company

“Appalachian Spring,” “Cave of the Heart”, “Diversion of Angels”, “Errand Into the Maze ” and “El Penitente.” plus “Satyric Festival Song” and “Deep Song"

Back to the Forties

by Rita Felciano

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Mark Morris Dance Group
"Rock of Ages" (world premiere)

Cleft for Me

by Paul Parish

Doug Varone and Dancers
"Deconstructing English" (world premiere)," Castles, Home"

Disjointed Deconstruction

by Clare Croft

American Ballet Theatre
City Center
New York, New York

"Theme and Variations," " Le Spectre de la Rose", "Le Corsaire Pas de Deux", "Swan Lake Act III Pas de Deux," " Sinfonietta" (matinee);
"Pretty Good Year," "VIII", "Sinfonietta" (evening)

ABT Bravura

by Susan Reiter

"Theme and Variations," "Grand Pas Classique", "The Ballerina," " Le Spectre de la Rose," " Sinfonietta"

Of Mice and Ballerinas

By Mary Cargill

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Mindy Aloff
Dale Brauner
Mary Cargill
Christopher Correa
Clare Croft
Nancy Dalva
Rita Felciano
Marc Haegeman
George Jackson
Gia Kourlas
Sali Ann Kriegsman
Alexander Meinertz
Tehreema Mitha
Gay Morris
Ann Murphy
Paul Parish
John Percival
Susan Reiter
Jane Simpson
Alexandra Tomalonis(Editor)
Lisa Traiger
Meital Waibsnaider

Kathrine Sorley Walker
Leigh Witchel
David Vaughan


The Summer issue of Danceview is out!

Rita Felciano
San Francisco Ballet’s 2004 Season

Andrea Amort
A century of modern dance in Vienna

Marc Haegeman
“Dance Doesn’t Have the Duty of Pleasing”
An Interview with Nicolas LeRiche, danseur-étoile of the Paris Opera

Mary Cargill
The Vision, The Vision

Carol Pardo
Miami City Ballet
Balanchine, and more, in Miami

Denise Sum
National Ballet of Canada
A New Cinderella and farewell to Sexy Rexy

And our regular reports from New York (Gay Morris), London (Jane Simpson) and San Francisco (Rita Felciano)

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