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Diane Rafferty

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

  • May 29, 2003



    New York City

    Adam Shatz, Our Readers and Diane Rafferty

  • DanceFebruary 13, 2003

    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-tingling memories of

    Diane Rafferty

  • DanceDecember 23, 2002

    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.

    Diane Rafferty

  • DanceDecember 5, 2002

    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.

    Diane Rafferty

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