Jerome Robbins makes me think about how nonverbal characters can inhabit their times.
All of three of these ballets adapted the classical vocabulary and demonstrated that constant evolution is what keeps classicism alive.
By Caldwell Titcomb It was something of a scandal a half century ago when West Side Story lost the best -musical Tony award to the mediocre and formulaic The Music Man. But time has a way of righting major mistakes. And the pervading verdict now places West Side Story at the pinnacle of the American […]
An indispensable new biography of Broadway legend Jerome Robbins reevaluates his life and work.