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Sarah Thompson

Sarah Thompson is a retired physician and psychiatrist, as well as a writer and a fan of the arts. Her writing has been published in a variety of magazines and textbooks and she is currently working on a short story and a novel.

Daily Bytes | Dance

ONE at Ririe Woodbury

After a season of counting down to their 50th Anniversary year and anticipating the departures of both Artistic Director Charlotte Boye-Christensen and veteran dancer Jo Blake, Ririe-Woodbury Dance Company premiered ONE Thursday evening. ONE is, in a sense, one of the most diverse and international shows the company […]


Jo Blake: A Final Curtain Call

  photos by Will Thompson As the Ririe-Woodbury Dance Company’s (RW) current season draws to a close, the company is bidding farewell not only to Artistic Director Charlotte Boye-Christensen, but also to dancer Jo Blake, who has been with the company since 2003. Originally from Georgia, Blake traveled […]


Dog and Pony Dance

  Kitty Sailer and Sam Hanson’s experimental dance photos by Will Thompson Independent choreographers Kitty Sailer and Sam Hanson will present Dog & Pony, a program of experimental dance on Friday, Jan. 11 and Saturday Jan. 12 at the Rose Wagner’s Studio Theatre. The program will feature “Dog & Pony”, […]


Ririe-Woodbury’s THREE

Ririe-Woodbury Dance Company’s THREE, performed last weekend, was a broad exploration of the work of choreographer and Artistic Director Charlotte Boye-Christensen, as well as a rousing tribute to her in honor of her last solo show with the company. You could feel it in the dancers’ passion, the […]