From Theodore Bale in the Boston Herald:
Taylor continues to be a model of choreographer’s art More....
Fledgling choreographers would do well to study Paul Taylor’s work. If only their best dances could look as good as his worst ones.
Except that he doesn’t have any worst ones. In over two decades of watching his company closely, I can’t think of anything by Taylor that doesn’t delight and surprise me. That said, he has made some lesser works, and his recent “Klezmerbluegrass” falls in that category.
From Karen Campbell in the Boston Globe:
Taylor captures neither klezmer nor bluegrass
Paul Taylor’s new “Klezmerbluegrass” seems like a brilliant idea on paper. ....
However, given its Boston premiere last night during the Paul Taylor Dance Company’s Celebrity Series engagement, “Klezmerbluegrass” seems conscientiously crafted to be a crowd pleaser -- sweet, cute, easy to look at, but disappointingly glib.