notwithstanding the foregoing

in any given set, i will like the most ridiculous or surreal example. i like bright colors and shiny things. i do off-broadway theater, and think about it often. also slightly obsessed with television, music, feminism, knitting, politics. and hello kitty.
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BEFORE Pina Bausch, a German choreographer, died in 2009, she had planned to stage ten of her works in London as part of the city’s Olympic celebrations. The programme was casually discussed over dinner with Alistair Spalding, artistic director of Sadler’s Wells, but the prospect was daunting. Bausch’s productions tend to be technical feats, filling stages with tonnes of soil, litres of water—or chickens or sheep. “Putting one Pina show on is enough,” laughs Mr Spalding. “Putting on ten is stupid.” But Bausch’s untimely death made the programme seem a fitting tribute, and a way for the company she originated, the Tanztheater Wuppertal in Germany, to find their steps without her.

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