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Dance

Dancers can now wear pointe shoes that match darker complexions

The ecstatic silliness of breaking the rules is evidenced in this show about the dancers, composers and artists who reshaped American art

By Russell Janzen

The legendary sculptor and performance artist talks liquid sculpture, the politics of dance and the liberating qualities of nylon hosiery

By Osei Bonsu

Celebrating its 30th year, the international festival showcases the relationship between the city's art scene and its contemporary dance cousins

By Hili Perlson

Nods to the game in World Cup celebrations show how dance has gone viral – but unwittingly instrumentalized for commercial interests

By Gareth Damian Martin

In New York, the artist untangles the intertwined histories of ballet, avant-garde visual art and clandestine gay life in mid-century America

By Lizzie Feidelson

Changing shapes and sizes on stage is a good move, but a complicated one

By Astrid Kaminski

From Shanghai to Dubai, a new history charts the frontiers where underground scenes battle big business for electronic dance music’s soul

By Tom Mouna

Angelica Mesiti’s films explore the myriad ways humans communicate

By Tom Jeffreys

A multi-faceted collaboration between Matthew Barney, Ragnar Kjartansson and the Iceland Dance Company reflects on ritual and religion

By Isobel Harbison

On the anniversary of the 2016 Orlando massacre, Brendan Fernandes reclaims the dancefloor as a site of resistance

By Ian Bourland