The Brooklyn Rail is participating in the 2019 Venice Biennale
Dance often isolates in order to explore. Many choreographers take expansive themes to the stage singularly or in small combinations to more easily magnify and project them.
Contemporary dance has the difficult task of wrestling two historical conventions: the exoskeleton of drama (or, the story) and the endoskeleton of homogenous attitude (or style).
Pedestrian movement first flared on the radar in the 1960s in the dances of Judson Dance Theater.
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