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1761 Star Starred
New York City Center
131 West 55th Street New York City, NY 10019
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Reviews & Ratings

31 ratings
4.8 average rating
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30 events
19 reviews
3 stars
attended Feb 27 2010

First-rate, energetic, jolly dancing........

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37 events
15 reviews
9 stars
attended Mar 12 2010

I usually love Paul Taylor, this particular program was not as exciting as most I have seen...none the less superior dancing

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12 reviews
5 stars
attended Mar 04 2010

Amazing !!!!! The seats were great and the performance was incredible!

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Website

http://ptdc.org/nyc

Quotes & Highlights

“One of the world’s supreme dance makers… some of the grandest works produced in this country or anywhere else for that matter.  Such masterpieces as Mr. Taylor’s Esplanade [and] _Sunset are among the dance world’s most important treasures, and the chance to see works of this caliber from a living artist is too precious to miss.” —_Washington Times
“Ravishing” —_New York Observer _
“Luminous” —_The Village Voice _
“Spellbinding” —_The New York Times _
“Euphoria in motion” —Cleveland Plain Dealer

Description

Paul Taylor is one of history’s most prolific choreographers – but what’s truly impressive is that his most recent work has been hailed by audiences and critics as among his best ever.  These include a dance he created for the 2009 season – Beloved Renegade – that will be part of the 2010 repertoire, along with two new dances: Also Playing and Brief Encounters

The Schedule:

Wednesday, February 24, 7pm: _Syzygy, Beloved Renegade, Brief Encounters* _

       (the above performance benefits dancers responding to AIDS)

Friday, February 26, 8pm: Changes, Scudorama, Esplanade

Saturday, February 27, 8pm: A Field of Grass, Beloved Renegade, Brandenburgs

Sunday, February 28, 3pm: Sunset, Public Domain, Cascade

Tuesday, March 2, 7pm: Birthday Gala: _Brandenburgs, Brief Encounters*, Also Playing* _

Wednesday, March 3, 7pm: Airs, Public Domain, Spindrift

Thursday, March 4, 7pm: Dream Girls, Sunset, Cascade

Friday, March 5, 8pm: Brandenburgs, Also Playing*, Piazzolla Caldera

Saturday, March 6, 8pm: Airs, Public Domain, Brief Encounters*

Sunday, March 7, 3pm: Dream Girls, Beloved Renegade, Also Playing*

Tuesday, March 9, 7pm: A Field of Grass, Airs, Syzygy

Wednesday, March 10, 7pm: Dandelion Wine, Runes, Also Playing*

Thursday, March 11, 7pm: Changes, Sunset, Esplanade

Friday, March 12, 8pm: _Spindrift, Brief Encounters*, Syzygy _

Saturday, March 13, 3pm: A Field of Grass, Scudorama, Piazzolla Caldera

Saturday, March 13, 8pm: Cascade, Beloved Renegade, Also Playing*

Sunday, March 14, 3pm: Changes, Brief Encounters*, Piazzolla Caldera

Programs subject to change.

About the Ticket Supplier: Paul Taylor Dance Foundation

“The American spirit soars whenever Taylor’s dancers dance.” —San Francisco Chronicle