Kantor captures both choreographed movements and impromptu moments graceful dancing, extreme physical strength, bodies at rest. In almost each photograph, shadows play a strong role. In one especially vibrant image, a female dancer poses like a spider, up on pointe and squatting, letting her arms hang as if theyre an extra pair of legs.
The companies, with performance styles ranging from contemporary to modern to classical, became more than just subjects they became partners in the process. 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. Mondays through Thursdays, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Fridays and Sundays. Through February 18. 5601 South Braeswood. For information, call 713-551-7223 or visit www.jcchouston.org. Free.
Mondays-Fridays, Sundays. Starts: Jan. 12. Continues through Feb. 18, 2011