Recent Press

Sunday
Feb012015

A Reluctant Icon: Paul Taylor

Article in the Amherst Bulletin and The Daily Hampshire Gazette

by Kathleen Mellen

A documentary by Northampton filmmaker Kate Geis illuminates the creative process of the very private dance master, Paul Taylor

 

Sunday
Feb012015

Bill Newman Show radio interview with Paul Taylor

Podcast Bill Newman Show - WHMP 96.9

A rare interview with the legendary choreographer.  Commentary by Kate Geis.

Wednesday
Apr232014

CBS News 

Wednesday
Apr232014

Review - Deborah Jowitt

DanceBeat

The film quickens memories in anyone who has ever danced professionally. “Yes,” we say to ourselves, “that’s how it felt, that’s how we coped; remember that kind of sweat?” For the uninitiated, the interplay of labor and inspiration may come as a surprise. A dance gets hammered out, made to fit, and polished to beauty like a shoe made by a master cobbler.

Wednesday
Apr232014

NY Times Review - Alastair Macaulay

Paul Taylor: Creative Domain

A Whirl of Memories and Ardent Invention, from Nureyev to Now

"Take three new documentaries that are among the highlights of this year’s festival. In “Paul Taylor: Creative Domain” (on Tuesday), directed by Kate Geis, we’re shown what the camera has seldom been able to record: a great choreographer at work on a new piece, “Three Dubious Memories.”