Category Archives: Dance

New stories for the AJC

I’ve recently written some new stories for the AJC. I previewed the Atlanta Black Theater Festival, reviewed ASO Music Director Robert Spano’s collaboration with Atlanta dance company gloATL, previewed the 2016-17 Atlanta Opera season, profiled innovative theater-maker Greg Wohead and … Continue reading

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Fall dance preview

I wrote a preview of fall highlights in Atlanta dance for the Atlanta Journal-Constitution. Check it out on ajc.com.

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Preview of “OneAnother”

I previewed Atlanta choreographer Blake Beckham’s new show OneAnother, which is one of the first evening-length works created at her unique shared dance studio space, the Work Room. Check it out in the Atlanta Journal-Constitution.

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Wabi Sabi 2016

The Atlanta Ballet’s chamber performance group Wabi Sabi is performing on the Atlanta BeltLine and at the top of Ponce City Market in early August. I previewed the new mini-season for the Atlanta Journal-Constitution.

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Catching up

Early summer was a busy time for me, and I didn’t have as much time to post on this blog as I would have liked. Here are some of the stories I worked on during that time: For the Atlanta … Continue reading

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Summer 2016

I’ve been a bit remiss about posting on this blog lately. It’s been a crazy summer, as I’m sure you’re well aware. On top of it all, my laptop died a couple months back, so it’s been a little tough … Continue reading

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2015 in review

Happy new year! I had a look back at 2015 in a couple of recent articles. Fellow theater critic Jim Farmer and I discussed the year in theater for ArtsATL, and I also contributed to ArtsATL‘s year in dance piece, … Continue reading

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Dance, Dance, Dance

Dance is among my favorite subjects to write about, and I have two stories this week. I have a preview of Erik Thurmond’s show Monument, in which the Atlanta-based dancer leaves his comfort zone and adds singing to the mix, … Continue reading

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Some new reviews

I’ve been adjusting back to life in Atlanta after an intense couple weeks at the National Critics Institute at the Eugene O’Neill Theater Center in Waterford, Connecticut. I have recent interviews with tap dancer Savion Glover and with High Museum … Continue reading

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Honey, You Know Where to Find Me

I’m usually writing arts┬ástories, but this time, for a change, I’m in them. ArtsATL has a story about its critics that includes an update about my participation in the National Critics Institute at the Eugene O’Neill Theater Center in Waterford, … Continue reading

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