Diane Rafferty

Diane Rafferty trained as a professional dancer at the School of
American Ballet and writes about dance for MusicalAmerica.com. Her
articles have appeared in The New Yorker, the New York
and England's Spectator, among other publications.

Letters Letters


May 29, 2003 / Letters / Adam Shatz, Our Readers, and Diane Rafferty

One Step Removed One Step Removed

Those of us who have followed the New York City Ballet and the repertory of the world's greatest choreographer, George Balanchine, since the mid-1950s are filled with spine-tin...

Feb 13, 2003 / Books & the Arts / Diane Rafferty

Tap Roots Tap Roots

It's a shame that Savion Glover is trying so hard to hide from the world, because he's the greatest tap dancer who ever breathed.

Dec 23, 2002 / Books & the Arts / Diane Rafferty

Is It Still Rock & Roll to You? Is It Still Rock & Roll to You?

A lot of nonsense has been written about the choreographer Twyla Tharp and her hit Broadway show, Movin' Out, since it opened at the Richard Rodgers Theatre on October 24.

Dec 5, 2002 / Books & the Arts / Diane Rafferty