Funny bones

By JEFFREY GANTZ  |  August 19, 2008

Jacob’s Pillow’s offering in its smaller Doris Duke Studio Theatre that weekend was Kuchipudi artist Shantala Shivalingappa, who was born in India but raised in Paris before returning to study in Madras. Backed by a live quartet (flute, vocals, percussion), her “dancing the world into being” was a palate cleanser after the angst that is modern dance.

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