Twyla Tharp Dance

January 24 – February 12, 1984

Country of Origin United States
Description A sort of homecoming for Twyla Tharp—who danced regularly at BAM throughout the 1970s, but who had not presented her work at BAM in over five years—the program for this appearance of Twyla Tharp Dance included her signature piece “The Golden Section,” a virtuosic slice of choreography from Tharp’s collaboration with David Byrne, The Catherine Wheel.

Program A: January 24-26 and February 3, 4, 12
Sue's Leg
Nine Sinatra Songs

Program B: January 27-29 and February 7-9
New Work (Fait Accompli)
Baker's Dozen

Program C: January 31, February 2, 5, 10, 11
Eight Jelly Rolls
The Golden Section (replaced by Nine Sinatra Songs on 2/5 matinee and 2/10)
Bad Smells
Identifier 1984s.00360