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Vardimon’s choreography is superbly performed and complemented by artful stage illusions, but this family show’s over-moralising tone slows down the story Related: Jasmin Vardimon imagines Pinocchio as a dance fantasy – in pictures Jasmin Vardimon is best known as a choreographer of urban dance theatre, addressing social and political issues in a language of tough, functional physicality. With her voyage into the fairytale world of Pinocchio, howeve
- 'DWTS' recap: Henner hits dance floor a little too hard
Marilu Henner hit the ballroom floor—literally—on Monday night's episode of "Dancing with the Stars." On week seven of the competition, the former "Taxi" star, 64, fell hard during her futuristic team dance. After separating from a hold position with ...and more »
- Wellington dance team performing at Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade
Dance Theater of Wellington's DTX dance team is getting the exciting opportunity to perform in the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade. Pictured from left to right: Francesca Gamero, Cassie Siegel, Gaby Milazzo, Marlee Rhodes, Erin Berish, Laura White, Emma ...and more »
- From Israel To Boston, The Vertigo Dance Company Takes The Shubert Stage
“I never had this plan in my mind,” said choreographer Noa Wertheim, reflecting on her dreams as a young dancer at the start of her career. Yet a friendship with a fellow member of the Jerusalem Tamar Dance Company quickly developed into both an ...
'Dancing with the Stars': 'Eras Night' & team dance surprises make us reconsider season 23 frontrunner - GoldderbyGoldderby
'Dancing with the Stars': 'Eras Night' & team dance surprises make us reconsider season 23 frontrunner
Is it time to anoint a new “Dancing with the Stars” frontrunner for season 23? Maybe so after “Eras Night.” In the seventh week of competition, after scores were combined for this week's solo and team dances, there were surprises at both the top and ...
The Team Past Dance On 'Dancing With The Stars' Was A Waltzing DreamBustle
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- Dance to help fund Springfield Days
Next week, Springfield residents will be able to put on their dancing shoes for a night out on the town, all while raising money for Springfield Days festivities. A fall festival fundraiser dance will be held in the Springfield Community Building, 104 ...
- BuddyTV (blog)
The Team Past Dance On 'Dancing With The Stars' Was A Waltzing Dream
Week 7 of Dancing With The Stars and it's time for one of my favorite things — the group dances! Sure, watching Ryan Lochte get picked last was humorous (and I only say that because he is a tall, hunky athlete and I'm sure has never been picked last ...
'Dancing With The Stars' Season 23 Team Dance: Team Future Video!Just Jared Jr.
'Dancing with the Stars' Predictions: Who Will Go Home on Team Dance
Dancing with the Stars: James Hinchcliffe and Sharna Burgess Dance Lively 1940s-Inspired Jitterbug to 'In the Mood' - Business 2 CommunityDancing with the Stars: James Hinchcliffe and Sharna Burgess Dance Lively 1940s-Inspired Jitterbug to 'In the Mood'
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The final couple to enter the ballroom for the first round is James Hinchcliffe and Sharna Burgess, dancing a 1940s-inspired jitterbug to “In the Mood” by Glenn Miller and His Orchestra. Carrie Ann Inaba says James disappears into the role Sharna ...and more »
Dancing with the Stars: Terra JolĂ© and Sasha Farber Dance Elegant 1930s-Inspired Foxtrot - Business 2 CommunityDancing with the Stars: Terra Jolé and Sasha Farber Dance Elegant 1930s-Inspired Foxtrot
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The next couple to grace the dance floor is Terra Jolé and Sasha Farber, dancing a 1930s-inspired foxtrot to “Cheek to Cheek” by Ella Fitzgerald and Louis Armstrong. Julianne Hough welcomes her back and says that she “completely embodied the character.and more »
- Lehrer Dance to kick off Baton Rouge Ballet Theatre's 2016-17 season
New York's Lehrer Dance company will open the Baton Rouge Ballet Theatre's season on Sunday, Oct. 30, in the Baton Rouge River Center Theatre for the Performing Arts. LehrerDance 4 photobyJimBush4.jpg. CONTRIBUTED PHOTO BY JIM BUSH --.
- 89.3 KPCC
Bodies in motion at USC's new dance program and facility
Back in 1975, the University of Southern California opened the School of Gerontology to study how the human body grows old. That was the last time the university established a new school on the main campus. Forty-one years later, USC finally cut ...
Talking Life, Death, and Downtown in '80s New York with Dance Music Historian Tim Lawrence - PapermagPapermag
Talking Life, Death, and Downtown in '80s New York with Dance Music Historian Tim Lawrence
When I moved back to New York from New Orleans in the late 70s, I expected the city to be worse off than when I'd left. Bankrupt, blocks upon blocks of buildings torched by tax-dodging landlords, open air drug markets, the highest murder rate in the ...
- Pine-Richland dance team stacks up accolades at camp
As they march, leap and high-kick through their year-round schedule, the members of the Pine-Richland High School dance team are also celebrating a winning year. As with many groups and teams at Pine-Richland, the 10-member dance team – girls ninth ...and more »
Watch Cool Dad President Obama Dance to Drake's 'Hotline Bling' With Usher and Janelle Monae
President Obama continued his reign as the ultimate cool dad while getting down on Saturday at BET's “Love and Happiness: A Musical Experience,” the last musical event he'll be hosting at the White House as the dad-in-chief. POTUS showed off his ...
President Obama dances to 'Hotline Bling' with Usher, Janelle MonáeEntertainment Weekly
Watch President Obama Dance To "Ho
- Beyonce Backup Dancer And NYC Dance Instructor Missing, Last Seen At Port Authority
A 32-year-old dancer who has performed in videos for Beyonce and also teaches in NYC has been reported missing. Shirlene Quigley was apparently last seen "getting on a bus at Port Authority around 1 a.m. Sunday," and her friends and family are worried.and more »
- DC Metro Theater Arts (press release) (blog)
Review: Ballet With Intricate Geometry, and a Lot of Fun
New York Times
An all-Balanchine program: Members of the Suzanne Farrell Ballet in “Gounod Symphony” at the Kennedy Center. Credit Paul Kolnik. WASHINGTON — When she danced — from the early 1960s to the late '80s — the ballerina Suzanne Farrell gave people ...
The Suzanne Farrell Ballet: All-Balanchine Program at The Kennedy CenterDC Metro Theater Arts (press
- Harvest Moon Dance Brings Together Ithaca College Students and Older Adults
For 23 years, Ithaca College students and older adults have come together to meet, listen to music and most importantly, dance. Each year the Aging and Gerontological Education Society (A.G.E.S.), a student organization, invites Ithaca's elderly ...
Clear Lake studio thrives with traditional dance
Becca Bryan was used to blending in with the crowd. The Dickinson high school student had always been looking for a way to set herself apart and she eventually found it in dance, and even then, she followed a different path. A little over two-years ago ...
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- What Strange Plague Made These People Dance Themselves to Death?
Sometimes, the only motivation people need to dance is a good beat. Other times, they need tremendous stress within their community — then they can dance for months on end until they collapse. At least that's what happened in the summer of 1518 in ...
- Daily Kos
Elizabeth Warren: 'Donald Trump sure has made Kelly Ayotte dance'
Donald Trump is the Republican nominee, which is frightening.We must make sure his hateful rhetoric does not even come close... Sign the petition to Republicans: Trump's comments on Khan family are repugnant. Drop your support for him. Donald Trump ...and more »
- Hollywood Reporter
Christie's Fall Preview and L.A. Dance Project Take Over UTA Artist Space
Choreographer Benjamin Millepied chats about his wife, Natalie Portman, his rocky tenure at Paris Opera Ballet and the future of L.A. Dance Project. L.A. Dance Project co-founder Benjamin Millepied is hoping for a repeat performance. The last time his ...and more »
- The Signal
Bay Area ballet gets blood flowing
The Bay Area Houston Ballet and Theatre leapt into UHCL's Bayou Theater Oct. 14-16 with their version of Dracula. Written by: Cassidy Smith. 2016/10/24 7:00 AM. The Bay Area Houston Ballet and Theatre (BAHBT) leapt into UHCL's Bayou Theater Oct.
- MLT News
Costume Carnival on Saturday features dance, crafts and more
The Costume Carnival benefits local youth through the Mountlake Terrace Dance Company Scholarship Fund and the Kontagious Arts Foundation. (Photo courtesy the City of Mountlake Terrace). The City of Mountlake Terrace Dance and Fitness Program ...
- Rochester City Ballet to present 'The Nutcracker' open rehearsal
Rochester City Ballet, 1326 University Ave., Rochester, will continue its InStudio series with an open rehearsal of “The Nutcracker” at 7 p.m. Nov. 5. The show is presented annually with the Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra and Bach Children's Chorus ...and more »
- Columbus Dispatch
Small, startup dance ensembles hope to fill niches in central Ohio
The Dispatch app features breaking news, sports, weather, videos, movie times, traffic updates, a flight tracker and much more. Download apps for your: *iPad, iPhone & iPod Touch · * Android · Enlarge Image Request to buy this photo MADDIE ...
- Yahoo Sports
Jaromir Jagr destroyed Halloween dance party, sang Chainsmokers (Video)
For 2016, he teased on Facebook that he was “preparing for Halloween, but it looks like this year won't require a mask.” And he's right: When one is dressing like a Pharaoh and one is already the face of (hockey) god, one doesn't need a mask.
Carlos Acosta brings Cuban dance company to Sadler's Wells with ballet diversity plea
The ballet star Carlos Acosta has said British companies must do more to extend opportunities to dancers from ethnic minority backgrounds. The acclaimed performer is bringing his new Cuban dance company to Sadler's Wells for its first UK show. The ...and more »
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'Dance of the Hillary' Virus Is A Hoax
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A claim circulating around the internet purporting that a virus called the “Dance of Hillary” will ruin your phone is fake. According to Snopes, a warning message began to spread across social media that read: Recommended for You. Webcast, November 3rd ...and more »
- Financial Times
Jessica Lang premiere, American Ballet Theatre, New York — review
In her 1929 feminist manifesto A Room of One's Own, Virginia Woolf lent Shakespeare a sister, whom she escorted step by step to her inevitable ruin emulating William. If the novelist had chosen a composer, she would not have had to invent.
Three-Day Touring North Carolina Dance Festival at ASU's Valborg Theatre Oct. 27-29 - High Country PressHigh Country Press
Three-Day Touring North Carolina Dance Festival at ASU's Valborg Theatre Oct. 27-29
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Appalachian State University's Department of Theatre and Dance will present the North Carolina Dance Festival (NCDF) in the Valborg Theatre on the university campus Oct. 27–29 at 7 p.m. The festival is a celebration of the state's legacy of ...
'Dance Moms' Season 7 News, Updates & Spoilers: Upcoming Season Not Canceled, Filming Underway Despite Abby ... - iTech PostiTech Post
'Dance Moms' Season 7 News, Updates & Spoilers: Upcoming Season Not Canceled, Filming Underway Despite Abby ...
"Dance Moms" season 7 filming is underway despite rumors that the reality show will be canceled due to Abby Lee Miller's scheduled sentencing in November. The absence of Jojo Siwa also brought another wave of cancelation rumors but based on latest ...
[VIDEO] 'Dance Moms' Spoilers: Abby Lee Miller Breaks Down over Legal IssuesBuddyTV (blog)all 3 news art
- Ballet superstar Carlos Acosta says Havana-based company ‘creates an energy’ by bringing different dance styles togetherCarlos Acosta has spoken of his mission to break down barriers between the segregated worlds of classical and contemporary dance with his new Cuban company.Acosta, who retired from the Royal Ballet last year and made his final classical appearance earlier this month, announced on Monday that Acosta Danza would tour the UK from September. Related: The Classical Farew
- Star Local Media
LBT performs “Le Ballet de Dracula”
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There were new faces, and even one new dance, but one constant remained the same for the annual production of “Le Ballet de Dracula” – the dancers performed to a sold out crowd at nearly every performance. LakeCities Ballet Theatre (LBT) offered three ...
- Dallas News
Estampas Porteñas, the offspring of ballet and the tango, dances into Dallas
Toward the end of her long and successful career as a prima ballerina, Carolina Soler discovered a new path: the tango. "Things were difficult in the ballet, and I was looking to fill my heart," recalls the artistic director of Estampas Porteñas, the ...
Twerk out: MLS player gets booked for celebratory dance (VIDEO)
While soccer players are well known for their creative goal celebrations, Kei Kamara of MLS' New England Revolution landed in trouble for his twerking effort after scoring against the Montreal Impact on Sunday. The Revolution was leading 2-0 against ...and more »
CW39 Houston Ballet Nutcracker Market Sweepstakes | CW39 ...
No purchase necessary to enter or win. Sweepstakes begins on Monday, October 24, 2016 at 5:00am (CT) and ends on Friday, October 28, 2016 at 11:59pm ...and more »
Melbourne ballet school overturns ban on men being backstage after single dad raises concerns - Herald SunHerald Sun
Melbourne ballet school overturns ban on men being backstage after single dad raises concerns
A MELBOURNE dance school has been forced to overturn a ban prohibiting males from being backstage at student concerts. The Parkwood Dance Academy ban would have stopped Melbourne dad Michael Ray, 54, from accompanying his daughter Charlie, ...
- Fundraiser benefits Concert Ballet building
Johnstown Concert Ballet's Dance Works will hold Some Like it Haute! A Wearable Art Fashion event from 6 to 9 p.m. Wednesday at Bottle Works, 411 Third Ave. in the Cambria City section of Johnstown. The event will support the renovation of the ...
- Wall Street Journal
Sparkling and Shimmying at American Ballet Theatre's Gala
Wall Street Journal
At American Ballet Theatre's fall gala, the costumes onstage usually dazzle. But the sequins, satins and floral prints on the guests were the real show at the David H. Koch Theater last week. Hamish Bowles and Maria Baibakova at the American Ballet ...
- Shibutanis win dance, Japan's Uno wins Skate America men's (Oct 23, 2016)
HOFFMAN ESTATES, Ill. (AP) Americans Maia Shibutani and Alex Shibutani won the ice dance title, while teammates Madison Hubbell and Zachary Donohue finished second Sunday at Skate America. Japan's Shoma Uno claimed the men's championship ...and more »
- New York Times
Review: At Ballet Theater, a Tribute to an Overlooked Female Composer
New York Times
Misty Copeland and Cory Stearns (at right), with other members of American Ballet Theater, in “Her Notes” at the David H. Koch Theater. Credit Andrea Mohin/The New York Times. The list of female choreographers working in ballet, though it goes back ...
- The New Yorker
Alexei Ratmansky Makes a Ballet About Love
The New Yorker
In his production of “Serenade After Plato's Symposium,” at American Ballet Theatre, Alexei Ratmansky manages to combine hard steps and an easy, natural look. Credit Photograph by Andrea Mohin / The New York Times. If there's one thing that you could ...
Three ballet companies prove the brilliance of one legendary choreographer in 'Celebrate Forsythe' - Los Angeles TimesLos Angeles Times
Three ballet companies prove the brilliance of one legendary choreographer in 'Celebrate Forsythe'
Los Angeles Times
We had to wait until the curtain call at the Dorothy Chandler Pavilion for “Celebrate Forsythe” to feel like the mini-festival it truly was. The Music Center on Friday night had brought together exemplary artists from the San Francisco Ballet, Pacific ...
Ballet Review: 'The Legend of Sleepy Hollow' at The Ballet Theatre of Maryland - MD Theatre Guide (press release) (blog)MD Theatre Guide (press release) (blog)
Ballet Review: 'The Legend of Sleepy Hollow' at The Ballet Theatre of Maryland
MD Theatre Guide (press release) (blog)
A youthful, energetic cast and creative choreography that breaths new life into an old traditional tale. On October 21st “The Legend of Sleepy Hollow” played out at the Maryland Ballet Theatre which is based inside the historical Maryland Hall. You can ...and more »
- Barbican, LondonThe striking movements of classical Indian dance produce many arresting images as the choreographer teases out the threads of life’s experienceA man gasps and shakes his head convulsively – and though the sensation is of a body gripped by tremors, that quivering yet sustained alternation between left and right also subtly suggests another association: the rhythmic footwork of kathak dance. It’s a surprising but entirely apt opening for Inter_rupted, a new piece
- Miami Herald
Miami City Ballet opens season with "Giselle" at the Adrienne Arsht ...
Miami City Ballet kicked off its season Friday at the Adrienne Arsht Cennter with a lavish staging but unconvincing performance in the beloved romantic ballet ...
Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre opens 47th season with refreshed 'Giselle ...Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
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- Sadler’s Wells, London
Jérôme Bel’s mixed ability show is full of charm, if not entirely artlessJérôme Bel is a French choreographer whose work challenges the conventions of dance as an art form. What constitutes a performance? Who performs, and who is excluded? Contemporary dance, Bel has said, is “dead”. His intention is “to destroy the dream of the audience”, and to offer a new experience.The first 10 minutes of Bel’s latest
- Page Six
Sandra Lee and Andrew Cuomo dance at the White House
Andrew Cuomo and Sandra Lee attend the White House state dinner on Oct. 18. Photo: AP. During a turbulent election season, Sandra Lee and Gov. Andrew Cuomo had a last dance before President Obama leaves office. The couple attended Obama's final ...
- Purdue Exponent
LIVE: Dance marathon kicks off opening ceremony #PUDM16
The PUDM line dance is run through its entirety at the beginning of the marathon. 10/20/16 PUDM 6-7 Riley Families. Chris Dovletoglou | Staff Photographer. The Riley children are joined by their families onstage. 10/20/16 PUDM 6-7 Dancers.and more »
- Midland Reporter-Telegram
Dance legend Twyla Tharp's creative spirit continues to shine bright
The Tony and Emmy winner and author of three books, including the seminal “The Creative Habit,” opened up about how even she hasn't mastered her creative technique and taking on harsh reviews as she did for her show “Movin' Out” and turning that into ...
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