Posts tagged "Minnesota"
Sod House Theater and the Chmielewski Funtime Polka Band in "Hoopla Train"

Sod House Theater and the Chmielewski Funtime Polka Band in “Hoopla Train”

A blonde-haired boy of about nine sat in a dimly lit room, waiting for his guardian to finish up work in the kitchen. A half-finished beverage–red, in a hurricane glass, and garnished with a celery stalk–sat next to him. He was absorbed in a game on his phone in this sleepy dance hall with very tired looking...
Dd Response: Buckets and Tap Shoes in DREAMS

Dd Response: Buckets and Tap Shoes in DREAMS

              It occurs to me that, though dancers often reflect on the beauty of our art form, we do not so often consider its remarkable power. Six years ago, I was lucky to experience firsthand how dance can be a pathway to friendship—friendship among dancers, within audiences, even between...