I'd like very much to see some of the work Ratmansky created while in Moscow. Created might be the wrong word, as many of the works seem to be recreations of lost works, like the "Flames of Paris". Ratmansky in the end - even in the short piece I saw - was always about deconstruction. Rather than the matter itself, Ratmansky wanted to look at the illusion: Meta-choreography.
Archives for June 2008
"Every day I am inundated with email forwards, usually from church members, extolling the virtues of our nation's leaders and the current war....They're the ones that are always sending me these emails about how wonderful it is to bomb cities full of women and children because of a lie.