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The celebration of the sixtieth anniversary of Paul Taylor‘s choreographic career filled the stage and the screen – computer screens that is, with announcements regarding the company’s future trajectory – in the way that only Paul Taylor can. The choreographer’s choices, both in his dances and dialogue, cover the spectrum of ideologies. Throughout his career, Taylor allowed himself to be in the moment, whatever the moment, and continues to contribute in a very important, seemingly endless conversation: how modern dance maintains its relevance alongside contemporary dance without losing its heritage. A few Taylor twists this season: six dollar tickets, added alumni performance, and anticipated diversified repertory with works from other choreographers. Continue reading, here.