There is now a free link to Terry Teachout’s article, “Ballet? Never Heard of It.”
Great Dance blogger Doug Fox has a response, where he analyzes the article and questions its data.
And a reader, Clare Maxwell, has this comment:
I wish, since he IS writing for the Wall Street Journal, Terry Teachout’s excellent article had the space to take on the financial aspects of the decline of dance in America. What better place than the WSJ to address how lack of funding for independent artists has stifled development of new choreographic voices? Maybe part two? P.S. full disclosure, I work at the WSJ as a photo editor…..