Dance Criticism in New York
Gibney Dance Center
280 Broadway, Manhattan
Eva Yaa Asantewaa
Tuesday, May 12
6pm to 8:30pm
(RSVP information to come)
Do dance critics play a useful, integrated role within New York’s dance community?
How well do they serve the field and its audiences?
How can dance writing and its presentation evolve to make the most of changed and challenging economic, social and technological environments?
Listen to insights from our panel of dance writers--
A Nia Austin-Edwards
Jaime Shearn Coan
Rose Anne Thom
--as they respond to these questions as well as "The Perfect Dance Critic," an essay by Miguel Gutierrez. Brief presentations will be followed by a frank, lively community discussion of your own ideas and strategies around dance criticism in New York.