For the Brooklyn Rail, I explored danced interpretations of visual art, with a particular focus on Cherylyn Lavagnino Dance‘s recent … More
“We mine, carve, and covet them — and now edify them with pedestals and wall captions.” In my first piece … More
Read all about it in my latest article for Pointe magazine!
Ornamental yet functional, mobile yet fragile—do these aesthetic humanoids belong more to the realm of novelty or art?
Attention ballerinas: Newton’s Third Law will give you higher legs and jumps with fewer injuries. Read my latest for Pointe magazine on the intersections between math, music and dance as learned at the National Museum of Mathematics’ Quadrivium evening salon!
If you trace the history of sketchbooks, you’ll find that although paper wasn’t always bound up into leather Moleskines, sketchbook contents haven’t … More
The west has its canyons and mountain ranges, the great plains their manifest destiny-invoking open prairies. One might think the … More
Thin women arching backs, kicking legs, and pointing feet—“It truly had nothing to do with the revolution,” says Dr. Gang … More
For Pointe‘s October/November issue, I spoke with four dancers on their biggest onstage fails. Some musical instruments may have been harmed … More
My cover story on Tulsa Ballet dancer Jennifer Grace is out! Spoiler alert: yes, she is graceful. Read it now in Pointe’s August/September … More