All the Other Ladies

Does style mean everything? The older we get, the more we think it does. In Beyond Isadora, writer and longtime dancer Joanna Gewertz Harris…

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Dancing Over Time

Does style mean everything? The older we get, the more we think it does. In Beyond Isadora, writer and longtime dancer Joanna G. Harris…

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Dance of the Disciples

Isadora Duncan is a classic San Francisco figure. A natural libertine disdainful of convention and delighted by beauty, she stripped ballet of its soul-crushing…

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Is Adorables

Dancer Mary Sano’s discipleship is second to none — she’s devoted her whole life to keeping the Isadora Duncan style of dance alive. Because…

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Isadorables

It's Isadora Duncan's birthday, so naturally, someone is throwing her a dance party: the Dionysian Festival. Very few dancers perform Duncan's own choreography, but…

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Love It or Leave It

“Seems like half the kids in this town are so called 'artists.'” Thus sneereth a troll named “gfox” in the comment section of an…

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Seasoned Hope

In the Bay Area dance world, choreographers commonly spring to life fully realized, like Athena from the head of Zeus. This may well be…

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Original Copy Cats

Let's be honest: Unabashed idea theft is responsible for some of the best art of our time. From Jesus Christ Superstar to best-sellers like…

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