Review: ‘Split’ Is Naked and Clothed, Formal and Savage, NY TIMES

“One dancer is clothed. The other isn’t. They do the same precise motions, locked into the same rhythm, an endlessly looping drum track. The stage floor is outlined in tape, and after 20 minutes, they split it in half with more tape, restricting themselves to one side. Ten minutes later, they split it again — and again after five more minutes, and so forth, as time and area keep diminishing by half until there isn’t room for two…”

Read NY TIMES writer Brian Seibert’s full review from Lucy Guerin Inc’s NY Performance here.

Review: ‘Split’ Is Naked and Clothed, Formal and Savage, NY TIMES