Unreal Valentine: Revisiting Carnations #1: Pina Bausch and the dance of words

In the 1990's, I was invited at the last moment to see a performance of a dance called "Carnations" to be performed by Pina Bausch's Tanztheater Wuppertal.  I hesitated.  I had seen the company's brutal peat-moss strewn interpretation of the RITES OF SPRING in the 80's in Brooklyn, and was still recovering from the experience.  … Continue reading Unreal Valentine: Revisiting Carnations #1: Pina Bausch and the dance of words