Kyle Abraham to create new work for 2017 Fall for Dance festival

‘Mark Morris, Michelle Dorrance and Kyle Abraham are among the choreographers who will create new works for this year’s edition of the Fall for Dance Festival, New York City Center’s annual series of affordable and diverse performances.’

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Abraham.In.Motion’s Jacob’s Pillow run – The Rogovoy Report Preview

‘In his most recent work, Dearest Home, Kyle Abraham, MacArthur “Genius” Fellow and Jacob’s Pillow Award-winner, presents an intimate performance that explores the concepts of love, longing, and loss. Dearest Home audiences watch the performance in-the-round, allowing them to fully experience the “glorious conviction” of the dancers.’

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Dance Magazine: ‘Abraham.In.Motion: Passion, Purpose & a Quirky New Setup’

‘It’s the end of a long rehearsal day for the dancers of Abraham.In.Motion. They’re reviewing phrases of a new work, Dearest Home. It’s a pretty typical rehearsal scene. Some dancers cluster around a laptop trying to piece together steps learned long ago. Others review choreography together, working to figure out who remembered which arms correctly.’

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Pittsburgh Post Gazette: ”A true dream come true’: Kyle Abraham featured in Dance Magazine’

‘Lincoln-Larimer native Kyle Abraham can add “cover star” to his list of accomplishments. Six dancers from his New York City-based dance troupe Abraham.In.Motion are featured on the front of the August issue of Dance Magazine, a major industry publication that’s been in print since 1927.’

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InfiniteBody review: ‘Kyle Abraham’s ‘Dearest Home’ at the Kitchen

‘Presented in the round at The Kitchen for Lumberyard in the City festival, this extraordinary ensemble piece speaks on so many levels. You can read in it Abraham’s personal experiences of love and loss–as well as your own–and you can also trace the longings and sorrows we face as members of the broader human family in a time of crisis.’

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NY Times: ‘Life’s pain recounted in movement: Kyle Abraham’s ‘Dearest Home’

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NY Times listing / Kyle Abraham/AIM – NY premiere of ‘Dearest Home’ at The Kitchen

‘In his new evening-length piece, “Dearest Home,” Mr. Abraham reflects on love, longing and loss, creating what he considers his most personal work to date.’ Read the full article here.

Broadway World preview: ‘Kyle Abraham’s DEAREST HOME Gets NYC Premiere 6/28’

‘Abraham created Dearest Home in conversation and collaboration with a variety of age groups and communities He also drew upon new research into the concept of scientific empathy. Ironically, after he first choreographed Dearest Home, Abraham experienced a series of personal losses, including the passing of his mother, a breakup with his romantic partner and the death of Prince, who inspired Abraham’s first dance and remains a key influence on Abraham’s artistry. He considers Dearest Home his most personal work to date.’

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CBS INTERVIEW / KYLE Abraham: ‘Choreographer Kyle Abraham’s LATEST WORK: ‘Dearest Home’

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LA Observed review: ”Tosca’ glitters, Calleja swoons, Abraham and Taylor dance’

‘But it’s the big mingle with Abraham that is virtuosic, his way of absorbing all the elements of various dance vocabularies, not patching them in as often seen, but fusing them to create a semi-narrative shadow of personal interior resonances.’

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