Museums Incorporate Dance and Choreography Into Programming

January 26th, 2015

James Lee Byars, The Mile-Long Paper Walk at MoMA, via NYTThe New York Times notes the growing trends at major museums towards including experimental and contemporary choreography among its programming, noting both the cultural and practical benefits for an institution.  “Live performance encourages audiences to be more frequent visitors to your building,” says Sam Miller, president of the Lower Manhattan Cultural Council. “In terms of being responsive to what artists are doing today and bringing in a more diverse audience, it makes sense.”

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