Nicholas Van Young supplied an astounding display of virtuosity that seemed to amaze even the dancer himself.
Dorrance’s partners dance jazz in the most basic way, for its propulsiveness and its amenability to individual imagination.
Featuring seven short dances by stellar choreographers of contemporary dance, the Harvard Dance Center’s spring program promised some rare enlightenment.
Without being at all didactic, Michelle Dorrance reveres tap history by adapting traditional ideas, then resolving them unexpectedly.
This is Michelle Dorrance’s break out year, or perhaps more accurately the year people outside the intimate tap community got to know her by sight and reputation.