Works by iconic choreographers who have defined modern dance.
Drink To Me Only With Thine Eyes
Choreography by Mark Morris
Music by Virgil Thomson, Etudes for Piano
“…Morris is one of the most prolific and lauded choreographers or his generation.” Dance Magazine
A quirky, inventive and sophisticated ballet set to onstage piano accompaniment.
Choreography by Merce Cunningham
Music by John Cage, Improvisation III
“A championship display of partnering.” Vanity Fair
“No modern dance choreographer has ever matched Cunningham when it came to the duet.” The New York Times
A celebration of the Cunningham centenary and his revolutionary collaboration with John Cage and their avant-garde use of electronic music.
TWB is proud to participate in the Merce Cunningham Centennial, a global celebration of the choreographer’s legacy.
Choreography by Paul Taylor
Music by the Andrews Sisters
“…the last of the great choreographers.” The Nation
A meditation on wartime attitudes that contrasts Americans’ high spirits in the 1940s with the scarifices of World War II, set to songs by the Andrews Sisters. We salute Taylor’s work in his 88th year.