We stand in solidarity with the uprising unfolding across the country following the murders of George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, Tony McDade, Nina Pop, Jamel Floyd, and those affected by generations of structural violence against Black communities.

We're putting together a list of resources for self-education, mutual aid, and ongoing action in the struggle for racial justice.

Search View Archive

Dance

Dancing on the Rail

May and dance are a perfect match. Warmer weather. Greener grasses.

Maguy Martin: One Can't Eat Applause, One Can't Fight With Abstraction?

Here is one take on Compagnie Maguy Marin’s new work Les Applaudissements ne se mangent pas (One Can’t Eat Applause), which opened at the Joyce Theatre last month to much excitement. The set is minimal: a three-sided curtain that marks the border of the stage is made entirely of vertical strips in Big Top colors.

ADVERTISEMENTS
close

The Brooklyn Rail

MAY 2004

All Issues