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13 min ago | Weekender

She wears it best

I would be lying if I said I did not stand out on my college campus. In a sea of sweatpants I was almost always the only person whose pants had a zipper.

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4 hrs ago | Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Fringe 2014 at Geva: DIAGHILESQUE Mixes Classical Ballet and Burlesque

Fringe 2014 at Geva: DIAGHILESQUE Mixes Classical Ballet and Burlesque Check out this story on DemocratandChronicle.com: http://on.rocne.ws/1phOBKK For the 3rd consecutive year, the Fielding Nextstage will be the venue for Geva's line-up of shows for the First Niagara Rochester Fringe Festival.

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Related Topix: Arts, Dance, Mixes, Modern Dance

8 hrs ago | Buckingham Today

Ballet is an 'extraordinary training ground' says newly honoured former teacher

A former ballet teacher who taught across six decades has been made a full life member of the Royal Academy of Dance - and she says there is no better training for children.

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9 hrs ago | ABC News

Bollywood meets ballet: La Bayadere

Bollywood meets the Australian Ballet in the company's debut of La Bayadere, a 19th century classic reimagined in a romanticised vision of India.

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Related Topix: Arts, Bollywood

13 hrs ago | Market Rasen Mail

'Daly' dancing for Anna as she heads for ballet school

Lots of little girls dream of becoming a ballet dancer, but for one 11-year-old that dream has now come one step closer to being reality.

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Related Topix: Arts, World News, United Kingdom, Lincolnshire County, England

Tue Aug 26, 2014

East Bay Express

Must-See Dance Performances This Season

For unacquainted audiences, dance can be one of the easiest art forms to dismiss with the claim, "It's just not for me."

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Related Topix: Arts, Dance, Modern Dance, Oakland, CA

Statecollege.com

Professional Dancer Helps State College Ballet Students Develop Skills

Submitted photo from Centre County Gazette During a recent visit to State College, Gabriella Yudenich spent four days sharing her expertise with Ballet Theatre of State College students.

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Related Topix: Arts, State College, PA, Centre County, PA, Family, Kids

Broadway

Odds & Ends: Watch Audra McDonald & Will Swenson Get Drenched by an...

Here's a quick roundup of stories you may have missed today. Billy Porter & Laverne Cox Will Join Patti LuPone & Sting in Concert Kinky Boots ' Billy Porter and Orange is the New Black 's Laverne Cox will join the previously reported Patti LuPone and Sting in Uprising of Love: A Benefit Concert for Global Equality .

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BroadwayWorld.com

The Washington Ballet Adds 14 New Dancers, Announces Luis R. Torres...

The Washington Ballet welcomes two new dancers from Cuba and names three dancers from the Studio Company to the performing Company.

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Related Topix: Arts, Cuba, World News,

BroadwayWorld.com

The Atlantic City Ballet to Hold Children's Auditions for the Nutcracker, 9/7

No one is ready to say goodbye to summer just yet but for the Atlantic City Ballet, it will soon be that most wonderful time of year, with thoughts of a Sugarplum Fairy and a magical Nutcracker.

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Related Topix: Arts, Theater

Examiner.com

Teaching little ones about the hard work and joy of ballet.

Ballet is a lot of hard work but the instructors of Studio Roxander make sure that it is fun too! What little girl does not dream of being a ballerina? Girls fantasize about floating about on the tips of their toes, wearing sparkling tutus, and putting glittering tiaras on their heads.

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Banburycake.co.uk

Vienna Festival Ballet bringing Sleeping Beauty to the Mill

Vienna Festival Ballet returns to Banbury on its 33rd anniversary tour of the UK with another of the world's favourite classic ballets.

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Mon Aug 25, 2014

Leigh Journal

Beauty and the Beast ballet to return to The Lowry

The ballet first came to The Lowry a decade ago shortly after it was created by David Bintley and with an original score specially commissioned from composer Glenn Buhr.

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South China Morning Post

Hong Kong Ballet's Don Quixote

Hong Kong Ballet's 2014/15 season opened in style with a sparkling new production of Don Quixote by former Bolshoi stars Nina Ananiashvili and Aleksei Fadeechev.

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HollywoodLife

Blue Ivy's Cute Ballet Flats At MTV VMAs: Get The Look For Under $40

Blue Ivy is a true fashionista! Beyonce and Jay Z's daughter grabbed attention for more than one reason at the VMAs on Aug. 24. Not only is she a great dancer, but her shoes were so fierce! Find out where YOU can get them.

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Related Topix: Arts, Beyonce, Dance, Black Entertainment, Hip-Hop, R-N-B, Inglewood, CA

Maple Ridge Pitt Meadows Times

Tickets go on sale this morning for The ACT's upcoming season in Maple Ridge

Maple Ridge and Pitt Meadows Arts Council unveils its 2014-15 season, and tickets go on sale as of 10 a.m. today .

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KQED

Fall Dance Preview: Get Your Kicks at These 10 Upcoming Shows

There's something about the free-spiritedness of the Bay Area that has made it a playground for dance since our own Isadora Duncan first taught us to move unhampered by corsets or social constraints.

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Related Topix: Arts, Dance, Modern Dance, UC Berkeley, Jazz

MassLive.com

Dance Review: Aspen Santa Fe Ballet brings Jacob's Pillow to terrific close

I felt sad midway through the final piece on Aspen Santa Fe Ballet's exciting program at Jacob's Pillow Dance Festival.

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Edmonton Journal

Curtain closes on record-breaking Fringe Festival

The monster summer theatre festival that Fringed and Confused a city for 11 days went to bed with a victory smile on its face.

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Sun Aug 24, 2014

Star-Telegram.com

Girls from Brazil's favelas find escape in ballet

Past the graffiti-covered overpass and subway tracks, in a slum penned in by high-rises, 8-year-old Gabriela Aparecida fixes her curly hair into a bun as she waits for a ride to her new favorite activity: ballet.

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Related Topix: Arts, South America, World News, Brazil, The Bolshoi, New-Wave

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