Artists tackled new idioms, developed partnerships and worked on choreographic premieres at the festival’s core presentations.
Buck and Boogz are idealists who want to bring dance to new audiences. Their stage show, “Love Heals All Wounds,” takes on contemporary social ills.
“Vail Dance Festival: ReMix NYC” features ballet rarities and premieres, including Alexei Ratmansky’s “Fandango,” as well as collaborations like Lil Buck and Yo-Yo Ma.
Movement artists are rendered into two-dimensional beings by Alexa Meade as they send a message about social justice in the video “Color of Reality.”