An Evening of Twyla Tharp

Get in the mood for PBT’s “Nine Sinatra Songs” with this 1983 photo of Mikhail Baryshnikov and Elaine Kudo (costumed in Oscar de la Renta) dancing Twyla Tharp’s “Sinatra Suite” at the Kennedy Center. See Twyla Tharp’s “Nine Sinatra Songs” for yourself Oct. 25-27, at the Benedum! Visit to learn more! Photo: Jack Buxbaum… Continue reading An Evening of Twyla Tharp

Fana Tesfagiorgis

Fana Tesfagiorgis, as a member of Alvin Ailey II, backstage before performing Jessica Lang’s ‘Splendid Isolation II.’ Photo by Elizabeth Washington.

Two cottonball twins

Patricia Zhou and Mari Kawanishi at Deutsche Oper Berlin. [via Patrica Zhou on Instagram]

Tanaquil Le Clercq

In 1949, Tanaquil Le Clercq danced with Merce Cunningham in Paris. We remember her on her birthday. Pictured here in Balanchine’s “La Valse.”

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