[PhiladelphiaDANCE.org Listserv] Early Paul Taylor Work, Rarely Staged

Jennifer Philburn philburj at lafayette.edu
Wed Feb 6 12:43:52 EST 2019


TAYLOR, RAUSCHENBERG, & MID-CENTURY MODERN



Wednesday, February 13, 8 p.m.



Williams Center for the Arts

Lafayette College

Easton, PA 18042

https://williamscenter.lafayette.edu/taylor-2-rauschenberg/



Illustrated pre-performance talk at 7 p.m.

“Tracing Modern Dance: Paul Taylor, Robert Rauschenberg, and the Creation
of TRACER”

Robert S. Mattison, Professor of Art, Lafayette College





Don’t miss this incredible night of rarely-seen dance! Early Paul Taylor
dances resurrected through painstaking research—presented for the first
time in decades. See Paul Taylor’s Taylor 2 dancers revive his '50s and
'60s experimental collaborations with Robert Rauschenberg, Nancy Azara, and
Alex Katz.



Program:

JUNCTION (1961), music by J.S. Bach, sets and costumes by Alex Katz

TRACER (1962), music by James Tenny, sets and costumes by Robert
Rauschenberg

3 EPITAPHS (1956), New Orleans jazz, costumes by Robert Rauschenberg

PARTY MIX (1963), music by Alexei Haieff, costumes by Nancy Azara





Tickets:

$25 General Public

$6 Youth and College Students



Group discounts available—call the ticket office at 610-330-5009 for
details.



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