Author: Venessa Manko

Vanessa Manko writes about dance and lives in New York. She is the Dance Editor of The Brooklyn Rail.
June 16, 2005

The Florence Dance Festival

Florence is a city of movement—a city of dance. From the Renaissance sculptures and frescos that adorn churches and piazzas featuring men and women in elegant positions of comportment, to the Italian use of gesture and the intricate, cobble-stoned street maneuverings of car, moped and pedestrian, Florence