Stephen Petronio Teams With Rufus Wainwright to Create 'Bloom,' About Unjaded Youthmore...
by CLAUDIA LA ROCCO for the New York Times
OVER the last 21 years, the Stephen Petronio Company has built a reputation for ferocious, sexually charged dances. They are adult works, in terms of both their rigorous formalism and their intelligent, often darkly provocative content.
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"This is as traditional as I can get: I'm making a choral work with Rufus Wainwright on a 'luminous' subject," Mr. Petronio said with a laugh after rehearsal one day, discussing the piece's spirit of youth and hope.
published: April 9, 2006