Carolyn Brown continues to work with the Cunningham company as an artistic consultant. She is a member of the Cunningham Dance Foundation Board of Directors, and has worked as a freelance choreographer, filmmaker, writer, lecturer, and teacher. She has been awarded the Dance Magazine Award, five National Endowment for the Arts grants, and a John Simon Guggenheim Fellowship. Her writing has been published in The New York Times, Dance Perspectives, Ballet Review, and the Dance Research Journal. She lives in Millbrook, New York. In 2007, Carolyn published her memoir: "Chance and Circumstance; Twenty Years with Cage and Cunningham" The long-awaited memoir from one of the most celebrated modern dancers of the past fifty years: the story of her own remarkable career, of the formative years of the Merce Cunningham Dance Company, and of the two brilliant, iconoclastic, and forward-thinking artists at its center—Merce Cunningham and John Cage.
Movers & Shapers: The New Generation of Broadway Director/ choreographers Is Reshaping Musicals-And the Dancing in Them
May 01, 2009; [ILLUSTRATION OMITTED] In a Susan Stroman show, everything dances. Happiness, her latest, features a pirouetting subway car, a...