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Articles by Anjuli Bhattacharyya

Anjuli is an optimist at all costs, believing that a little bit of love can go a long way. She is a Renaissance woman of sorts, with a love for all things arty. As a dancer, writer, painter and graphic designer, and not even she knows what else. Anji has been dancing for more than twenty years and has been a key element of movmnt's team since she started working first as an intern, then fully employed as Movmnt's content manager, then Managing Editor. She is married to Eric White, performer with the band Street Hero, and now devotes her time to her true passion, dancing.

Tryptich? Conversation with Larry Kegwin [Video]

13 Jan 2012 – 7:28 PM | Comments
Tryptich? Conversation with Larry Kegwin [Video]

Anjuli Bhattacharyya sits down for a video feature with choreographer Larry Keigwin about his latest creation: Tryptich

The Dowling Sisters Rock the Audition

27 May 2010 – 7:44 PM | Comments
The Dowling Sisters Rock the Audition

Attention to detail is what makes Jo+Jax most notable. The Dowling Sisters Rock the Audition with their high fashion dance wear collection.

Broadway Stars Give Back to the Community: Revolucion Latina

5 Aug 2009 – 7:29 PM | Comments
Broadway Stars Give Back to the Community: Revolucion Latina

Revolucion Latina is a non profit organization aimed at providing underprivileged youths in New York City artistic empowerment through free workshops, classes, and seminars.

Merce Cunningham: A Lifetime of Greatness

27 Jul 2009 – 5:29 PM | Comments
Merce Cunningham: A Lifetime of Greatness

Merce Cunningham, renowned, respected, and revered choreographer passed away last night, Sunday July 26th 2009, in his sleep at the age of ninety. Cunningham, who dared to take dance to the extreme through experimentation with music and art as interdisciplinary aspects of the movement, is often considered the father of contemporary dance. He was one of the first to take dance out of the narrative and make dance just for the pure dynamic expression of movement through space.

Keigwin and Company Returns to the Joyce

10 Jun 2009 – 10:50 PM | Comments
Keigwin and Company Returns to the Joyce

Renowned choreographer, Larry Keigwin, returns to the Joyce Theatre June 23rd with his fun-loving modern dance company.

ABDC Casting for Season 4

15 May 2009 – 7:02 AM | Comments
ABDC Casting for Season 4

MTV’s America’s Best Dance Crew just announced its casting dates for its fourth season. Thanks to such a large fan base, MTV was able to pull through another great season, and has given Movmnt an exclusive ‘heads-up’ on the upcoming auditions.

Pushing Progress – The Choreographers Showcase

6 May 2009 – 1:07 PM | Comments
Pushing Progress – The Choreographers Showcase

The New York based contemporary dance company, Pushing Progress presents the Choreographers Showcase on Sunday, May 10th at the Manhattan Movement and Arts Center.

Alex Grey: Spirit Expressed Into Matter

10 Apr 2009 – 1:42 PM | Comments
Alex Grey: Spirit Expressed Into Matter

Best known for his paintings of vibrantly colored human bodies, and his intricate album artwork created for the rock band Tool’s third EP, Laterlaus, artist Alex Grey takes painting beyond the canvas, and into the soul. The spiritual artist, whose works can be seen in New York City in the Chapel of Sacred Mirrors, says that love is the basis of his belief system.

Pushing Progress – The Artist Showcase

21 Mar 2009 – 12:00 PM | Comments
Pushing Progress – The Artist Showcase

This season, Pushing Progress is presenting “The Showcase Series” which provides emerging choreographers with a venue to share new works. “The Artist Showcase”, Sunday March 29th, is the first event in the series and will highlight works from The Next Stage Project / Marijke Eliasberg and Jana Hicks, Salim Gauwloos aka Slam, Chris Hale, Company BRICE MOUSSET, Jason Parsons, Melissa Wolfe-Rosebro, Luam, M. Stuart Dance Theatre, Jacki Ford, Val Ho, LiNK! the Movement, and Calen Kurka’s own work.

And the Gypsy of the Year Goes to… The Lion King Castmembers

18 Dec 2008 – 3:33 PM | Comments
And the Gypsy of the Year Goes to… The Lion King Castmembers

The Gypsy of the Year rewards every fall to the cast of a Broadway show for best performance that follows a fundraising for Broadway Cares/ Equity Fights Aids.

Interview with Yael Naim – Babel with a True Heart

15 Dec 2008 – 5:00 PM | Comments
Interview with Yael Naim – Babel with a True Heart

In a world bombarded with trials and tribulation, finding sane and good-hearted souls is truly a blessing. Meet Yael Naim, the voice behind Macbook Air’s infectious song.