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Paul Taylor’s American Modern Dance (PTAMD) presents its annual Season at the David H. Koch Theater at Lincoln Center in New York, from March 15 to April 3, 2016. The Season introduces the New York premieres of Paul Taylor’s 143rd dance, Sullivaniana, and his 144th work, Dilly Dilly. Music will be performed live by the renowned Orchestra of St. Luke’s, conducted by long-time Taylor Music Director, Donald York.
In curating great works from the history of modern dance, Mr. Taylor selected Diversion of Angels to honor Martha Graham during her Company’s 90th Anniversary Celebration in 2016. Mr. Taylor performed in Diversion of Angels during his seven seasons with the Graham Company beginning in 1955. Helping him oversee the production, staged by Blakeley White-McGuire and Tadej Brdnik, is Linda Hodes, with whom Mr. Taylor performed Diversion of Angels and who was the founding Director of Taylor 2 in 1993.
Dayton Contemporary Dance Company will perform Rainbow ’Round My Shoulder, Donald McKayle’s 1959 masterpiece. Considered one of Mr. McKayle’s signature works, it depicts workers on a chain gang and powerfully explores an aspect of the African American experience.