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50 Years and 110 Dances Later, Lar Lubovitch is Still Worth Watching

Lar Lubovitch has made more than 110 dances for his troupe, the Lar Lubovitch Dance Company. For the celebration of its 50th anniversary, the choreographer has programmed his bracing Men’s Stories: A Concerto in Ruin (2000) as well as a premiere titled Something About Night, set to choral music by Schubert. The inclusion on the […]

Lar Lubovitch On Using Creative Blocks To His Advantage

Since starting his company in 1968, Lar Lubovitch has stood at the forefront of modern dance—although he is hesitant to label his work as “modern.” “I’ve always felt I’ve been making dances,” he says. “I’ve always called them dances and I’ve never been one to exclude any language of movement. When I’m making a dance […]

Lar Lubovitch: Why I Want To Boldly Go Where No One Has Gone Before

Lar Lubovitch at the 2016 Dance Magazine Awards. Photo by Christopher Duggan. Lar Lubovitch gave such a moving, thought-provoking speech at the Dance Magazine Awards this December that we felt compelled to share it with readers who weren’t there. He gave us permission to present the entire text here. At the age of 3 or […]

Lar Lubovitch Then and Now

Our archival shot today is of Lar Lubovitch, back in the days when he was dancing in his own company, which he started 44 years ago. This weekend Lar Lubovitch is showing a program of three fascinating works at Florence Gould Hall, and in two weeks he takes this rep to the Kennedy Center. One […]

Lar Lubovitch Dance Company

Lar Lubovitch Dance Company // Baryshnikov Arts Center, NYC // November 18–21, 2010 // Reviewed by Christopher Atamian   Lubovitch’s Legend of Ten. Photo by Steven Schreiber, Courtesy LLDC. This enchanting presentation reminded viewers of the extent to which Lar Lubovitch’s choreography is about ebb and flow. His dreamlike creations are composed of waves of […]

Lar Lubovitch Dance Company

Lar Lubovitch Dance Company 40th Anniversary Season Dance Theater Workshop: October 1–4, 2008 New York City Center: November 5–8, 2008 Reviewed by Susan Yung Photo by Sharen Bradford. Lar Lubovitch’s Jangle.   In his company’s 40th anniversary celebration, Lar Lubovitch found a deserving setting on City Center’s stage. Dances that have been performed in recent […]