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From Mozart to milonga

We Bostonians may swathe ourselves in sweaters and lock our doors against the blustery weather, but once the music begins, dance performances can help us shake off the shivers — and often transport us to more temperate climes.
All kindsa dance hits the stage
By DEBRA CASH  |  January 01, 2010


Isabel Bayón played an eternal feminine archetype, surrounding herself with proud, seductive gestures.
Female dancers  Isabel Bayón, Soledad Barrios featured in Flamenco festival
By MARCIA B. SIEGEL  |  February 17, 2009

Sizzling frost

The winter dance season starts out promoting international coexistence.
Dance heat 2009
By DEBRA CASH  |  December 29, 2008

Year in Dance: Reusable histories & durable trends

Conservation is a good thing in these times, and some of the most interesting performances drew on the uses of history — personal history, performance history, and even some inventions that sought to overturn history.
No startling breakthroughs, but that's okay
By MARCIA B. SIEGEL  |  December 22, 2008

Winged feet

Dance highlights from the fall season.
Dance around town
By DEBRA CASH  |  September 08, 2008

Hard stories

Bill T. Jones has always loved double meanings.
Bill T. Jones at the ICA, Noche Flamenca at the Majestic
By MARCIA B. SIEGEL  |  February 19, 2008


Queen bee

Is there such a thing as conceptual flamenco dancing?
Eva Yerbabuena at the Majestic
By DEBRA CASH  |  February 12, 2008


All eight numbers on Nuevo Ballet Español’s “Flamenco Directo” program seemed to end with a surge of noise and energy, a thrust into a rakish pose, a long pause to invite the audience’s screams.
This year’s Flamenco Festival means to turn you on
By MARCIA B. SIEGEL  |  February 02, 2006