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L-R: Dancers Reid Bartelme, David Norsworthy and Sara Mearns perform in the Merce Cunningham centennial tribute Night of 100 Solos at Brooklyn Academy of Music in New York. The staging of the event often saw multiple dancers performing independent solo routines simultaneously. Stephanie Berger/Courtesy of Brooklyn Academy of Music hide caption

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100 Dances For 100 Years Of Merce Cunningham

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Wizdom dancers perform at the Capitol One Arena in Washington, D.C. Olivia Sun/NPR hide caption

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These NBA Dancers Spin, Shimmy And Twerk. And They're All 50 Or Older

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Lazarus Act 2. Choreographer: Rennie Harris, Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater Paul Kolnik hide caption

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Paul Kolnik

Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater Debuts 'Lazarus' To Celebrate 60th Anniversary

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Thanks in part to his original songwriting, singing and guitar-playing, Physics doctoral student Pramodh Senarath Yapa beat out the remaining entrants to win this year's "Dance Your Ph.D." contest. Courtesy of Matthias Le Dall hide caption

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Ph.D. Student Breaks Down Electron Physics Into A Swinging Musical

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Video of a school in Shanxi province, China, shows principal Zhang Pengfei leading the students in a major update of the standard calisthenics routine. Screenshot by NPR/China Xinhua News/Twitter hide caption

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Paul Taylor, seen here directing the dance company that bears his name, left his major mark on the dance world as a choreographer. Paul B. Goode/Courtesy of the Paul Taylor Dance Foundation hide caption

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Paul Taylor, Giant Of Modern Dance, Has Died

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Gesel Mason performs David Roussève's "Jumping the Broom" as part of her performance project No Boundaries: Dancing the Visions of Contemporary Black Choreographers. Enoch Chan/Gesel Mason Performance Projects hide caption

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Enoch Chan/Gesel Mason Performance Projects

Dancer Preserves The Work Of Black Choreographers, In One Video At A Time

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Dancers from The American Ballet Theatre perform Robbins' ballet Fancy Free in 1946. Baron/Getty Images hide caption

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'Jerome Robbins 100' Is A Centennial Celebration Of Timeless Choreography

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Ballerinas of the New York City Ballet perform Serenade by George Balanchine at the Mariinsky theatre in St.Petersburg, July 30, 2003. AFP/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Shall We Dance: Balanchine Sets Tchaikovsky In Motion

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