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Illustrator Maira Kalman Moving To The Stage With Choreographer John Heginbotham

Kalman, who has designed many New Yorker covers, The Principles of Uncertainty, and contributed to the illustrated Elements of Style, is now collaborating on a stage work with choreographer John Heginbotham, formerly of the Mark Morris Dance Group. The piece is based on The Principles of Uncertainty, and is all about living while knowing you're going to die.

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Corrected: December 26, 2017 at 12:00 AM EST
A previous headline and introduction on this page incorrectly referred to Maira Kalman as Maira Kaufman.
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