Mark Morris – Disappointing In Middle Age?

“Perhaps he’s feeling caught–or trapped–by the toll his advancing years have taken on his ability to perform. Like every great dancer (and he certainly was one), the power of his dance personality comes through whatever he does and whatever the condition of his body. However, Morris’ current bulkiness–or, if you prefer, portliness–now keeps him from dancing full-out and presents a picture that takes some getting used to.”