In her four decades of making dance, New York-based choreographer Tricia Brown had never before set a piece to jazz music. Her sonic palette has hardly been limited over the years: Having started out with the seminal and far-ranging Judson Dance Theater, Brown has choreographed to music by everyone from Robert Ashley and Laurie Anderson to Bach. Now a high-profile commission to work with jazz trumpeter and composer Dave Douglas seems set to undo that "never" in a... More >>>
By Caitlin Sims
This woman has no Sleep Number: A performer from Trisha Brown's 'El Trilogy'