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Monsters & Mirrors: Heavy at Play

Welcome to Abby Bender’s world. It is a world where lion tamers and tight rope walkers engage in a pas de deux; where sideshow callers, candy stripers, and trash men find treasures in rubbish heaps; where flash-dancers and video coupages strike a stunning tableaux; and where grand, strutting acrobatics result in luminous effects.

In Conversation

A Festival Grows in Brooklyn

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In Conversation

MARK MORRIS with Vanessa Manko

Mark Morris would rather write about his work “than have other people do it.”

LIZ GERRING and RUTH BAGUSKAS

Emerging choreographers Liz Gerring and Ruth Baguskas debuted evening-length works in recent weeks. Each had hit highs on this reviewer’s dance calendar in 2002.

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The Brooklyn Rail

JUN-JUL 2003

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