Other years have been more exciting, I think, but this one has had its share of remarkable performances, including a few thrilling ones. Here, in no particular order, are the ones that really stood out, for one reason or another.
Tag - Park Avenue Armory
★★★★✰ At moments, I was ecstatically aware of the beauty of the body in motion.
With her startling presence, Gillot manages to supply Tree of Codes with the sense of purpose it otherwise lacks.
Flexn is interesting because it seems to be just as much about narrative as it is about moves. The dancers take the lyrics of rap and hip hop songs and make stories out of them.
For the past ten years, since I first saw Shen Wei's Folding, I have been an admirer of this artist’s work.