Dance in America: Twyla Tharp---Oppositions
Twyla Tharp introduces a performance of her 1986 work "In the Upper Room," created for 16 dancers and set to a score by Philip Glass. Also: archival footage of Tharp's creation of this dance; and a discussion of matching dance steps to music.
Cast & Details See all »
- Premiered: November 4, 1972
- Rating: TV-PG
- Premise: PBS's signature performing-arts series showcases dance, drama, comedy and music ranging from orchestral and operatic to Broadway and the blues. The Lanford Wilson drama `The Rimers of Eldritch' was its first presentation and `Brideshead Revisited' was perh… (more)