Paul Taylor is an American choreographer well-known for his classical style of modern dance.
Taylor began his dance training at Juilliard and Connecticut College. He studied with Martha Graham in whose company he was a soloist from 1955 to 1962. In 1954, Taylor had founded his own dance compa
Doug Varone graduated with a BFA in dance from SUNY Purchase. He is the recipient of two Bessie Awards for his choreography of Boats Leaving (2006). His unique way of creating dances has included such techniques as using images from newspaper clippings to inspire movement. Other works include Rise
Writer, editor, documentary producer, curator. Editor at Harper's, Channels, Americana Magazine. Published in The NY Times, Washington Post, LA Times, Boston Globe, Travel and Leisure, Town and Country, Artnews, Art and Auction, among others. Also in the websites Black Voices, The Root, Artinfo.
LAVA is a troupe of women who develop and perform artistic works that combine dance, theater and acrobatics. Founded in 1994 by Sarah East Johnson, LAVA develops original works that integrate athletic physicality, intellectual rigor, social commentary, and relationship exploration. LAVA was awarded a