thINKingDANCE contributing writer
I joined the writing and editing team for thINKingDANCE in fall 2019. I contribute regular pieces to this online dance writing publication, from performance reviews, think pieces, book reviews, and more.
The full list of my writing for tD can be found here: https://thinkingdance.net/articles/author/Christina-Catanese/
“No Shush Zone”: An Inclusive, Sensory-friendly Nutcracker, December 2019. A reflection on the Pennsylvania Ballet's adapted performance of the Nutcracker for viewers with sensory sensitivities like autism.
Mark Morris’ Life in Dance Lived "Out Loud", December 2019. A review of the legendary choreographer's new memoir.
The Alignment of Paul Taylor’s Celestial Bodies, January 2020. A performance review of the late choreographer's company's performance in Philadelphia. https://thinkingdance.net/articles/2020/01/29/The-Alignment-of-Paul-Taylors-Celestial-Bodies
From the Home Studio: Lessons from Gaga Online in a Global Crisis, April 2020. A reflection on taking dance classes (in the Gaga movement style developed by Ohad Naharin) at home during the COVID-19 pandemic.