As Tropical Storm Irene approached last year, Jay Craven set out
from his home in the Northeast
to give a talk at Marlboro
College. He experienced the full wrath of Irene
and reflects today on what it all means.
When commentator, filmmaker and Marlboro
College teacher Jay Craven set out
for southern Vermont, in the face
of warnings for Hurricane Irene, he figured he’d emerge with some kind of
story – and he did.
The Merce Cunningham Dance Company brought its final area
performances to Dartmouth’s Hopkins Center last weekend. The performance
got filmmaker and Marlboro College teacher Jay Craven thinking about
his own experience with the legendary choreographer’s work.