Mark Morris Dance Group at BAM Review

Mark Morris Dance Group performs ‘Spring, Spring, Spring.’
ENLARGE

Brooklyn, N.Y.

The titles Mark Morris gives his dances are invariably succinct and evocative. For the just-ended two-program, five-performance run of seven dances by the Mark Morris Dance Group at BAM, the names were often one-word and catchy: “Pacific,” “Words,” “Whelm,” “Crosswalk.”

The closing dance for his second program was the New York premiere of his 2013, 40-minute staging of “The Rite of Spring,” Stravinsky’s famous 1913 ballet score. In Morrisspeak, this much-choreographed work becomes “Spring,

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