Tuesday, September 7, 2010

body movement tuesday :: lar lubovitch dance company

Lar Lubovitch Dance Company
Founded by Lar Lubovitch in 1968 and now celebrating its 40th anniversary with a national tour as well as a Fall season at the New York City Center. Over the years, the company has gained a reputation as one of the world’s foremost modern dance companies, having performed in virtually every state of the US and in more than 30 foreign countries.
Lar's dances are renowned for their musicality, rhapsodic style and sophisticated formal structures. His radiant, highly technical choreography and deeply humanistic voice have been acclaimed throughout the world.  Born in Chicago, Lar Lubovitch was educated at the University of Iowa and the Juilliard School in New York.  His teachers at Juilliard included Antony Tudor, Jose Limon, Anna Sokolow and Martha Graham.