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Circus

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But the largely happy selection of all-American music--which includes Aaron Copland and Scott Joplin--lends this full-company piece for C, Kent, Otis Cook, Mark Fucik, Renee Jaworski, and Jennifer Macavinta a decided air of vapidness in both its monotonous assortment of movement (acrobatic and circusy, with little room for much else) and Americana-flavored soundtrack, which is ultimately less moving than sappy.
The girlish, circusy movement together with the slides gave us time to reflect on the text, as flipping through photo albums invites us to reflect on the past.
Packed with difficult, often dangerous-looking required moves, it allows less leeway for interpretive expression and can all too often look tough and circusy.