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Thurdsay, Saturday, and Sunday: The Art of Movement

Thurdsay, Saturday, and Sunday: The Art of Movement

April 7, 9, 10

Last week, I sat in on a rehearsal for The Collective, a dance company that's been putting on performances and classes in Baltimore for fifteen years. The group was just over a week away from their concert at the Theatre Project, and at least four of the dancers had injuries. Some had understudies fill in their spots during rehearsal, others pushed through despite their wounds. This situation is not uncommon for dance companies; dance is brutal on the body, and often on the mind. What I did find striking about this group was the open and collaborative process. All of the pieces on the program for the concert "The Art of Movement" are new works...

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