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Dance and Sex

Dance And Love (2 Of 3)

Lightsey Darst | Posted 12.24.2012 | Arts
Lightsey Darst

To answer the question What is it like for dancers? I turn to Rae. Rae is a professional modern dancer. (A disclaimer: though sensuality pervades all ...

Dance and Love (Part 1 of 3)

Lightsey Darst | Posted 12.19.2012 | Arts
Lightsey Darst

What held me was how this passage linked dance, which I knew and loved, with sex, which as a good little girl, I feared. It proposed passion as a natural outgrowth of dance; it linked the ecstasy I knew with the one I didn't. It was a sign -- for a long time, one of a very few -- that I would cross with pleasure into my adult body.