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Still Spinning

Apr 16, 2019

In this episode, choreographer Claudia Schreier discusses her path to ballet, how she thinks we can begin to address the lack of diversity in the artform, the importance of mentorship, and her new work for American Ballet Theatre Studio Company, which can be seen at The Joyce April 25 & 27. Get tickets at...

Apr 4, 2019

In this episode, choreographer Pam Tanowitz discusses her first dance class, her choreographic influences, and her new works for New York City Ballet, Paul Taylor Dance Company, Martha Graham Dance Company, and more. 

You can see Pam's work for the Martha Graham Dance Company during its Joyce season, which runs now thru...

Mar 26, 2019

Welcome to the second season of Still Spinning!

In this episode, choreographer Bennyroyce Royon discusses how he came to dance, his experience performing in the 2015 Broadway production of The King and I, and his new work for Ballet Hispanico, which explores his Filipino-American identity.

Bennyroyce's new...

Jun 20, 2018

Laura sits down with Sean Dorsey, one of the first acclaimed trans choreographers, to discuss how he made his way to choreography, the work he's about to present at The Joyce, and where the dance field needs to go to be more inclusive of the trans experience. 

If you are interested in Trans advocacy,...

May 30, 2018

Laura sits down with radical visionary Elizabeth Streb to find out how Streb found her way to dance, why she wanted to fly, and how she learned to this week's episode of Still Spinning.

To see some of Streb's work, check out these videos.

You can find the documentary about Streb's work, Born to Fly, on iTunes...