Monday February 20, 2012
Beauxs Will be Beauxs
Janice Berman for San Francisco Classical Voice
Beaux, which the San Francisco Ballet premiered Tuesday night at the War Memorial Opera House, shows its fabled creator, Mark Morris, awash in ideas about how cultural stereotypes limit the roles and expressive range of male dancers. Morris’ insights are right on, but they don’t generate movement that’s compelling enough to sustain Beaux.