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Verb Ballets demonstrates its broad range in Saturday show at Cain Park

Verb Ballets demonstrated an admirable range of styles Saturday night in Cain Park's Evans Amphitheater, as they opened their 2014-15 season with four dances including the company premiere of choreographer Anthony Krutzkamp's "Similar" .


Related Topix: Classical, Bach, Arts, Dance

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BWW Interviews: DTH's Dance Master Keith Saunders Talks Ballet and The Legacy of Harlem

"America's not used to seeing a black face in this particular art form," says 16-year-old Naazir Muhammad about ballet.


Related Topix: Arts, New York, Poulenc, Classical

9 hrs ago | The Modesto Bee

8 new dancers join Miami City Ballet

Rainer Krenstetter of Staatsballett Berlin joins the company as a principal dancer.


Related Topix: Arts, France, World News, Buffalo Grove, IL

10 hrs ago | Leamington Spa Courier

Whitnash schoolboy picked for place at the National Ballet School

A schoolboy from Whitnash has seen off stiff competition by successfully auditioning for a place at the Royal Ballet School.


Related Topix: Arts, Warwickshire County, England, United Kingdom,

Sun Jul 27, 2014

Vail Daily News

Dancers kick off Vail dance festival with style

Vail set the stage with style once more for the opening night of the Vail International Dance Festival.


Related Topix: Vail, CO, Arts

Statesboro Herald

On pointe - Statesboro Youth Ballet summer intensive program

Under the direction of Statesboro Youth Ballet director Jurijs Safonovs, students completed two weeks of rigorous study at the Averitt Center for the Arts Summer Ballet Intensive Friday.


Related Topix: Arts, Bulloch County, GA, Statesboro, GA, Theater, Evans County, GA, Claxton, GA


New Sonata Goes To Juilliard, Dances Giselle

Usually so-called "short leads" - where car companies invite press to drive a new car around the time of launch - start at restaurants or one of those rented photo studios over on 11th Avenue.


Related Topix: Hybrid, Hyundai Sonata, Sedan, Hyundai, Coupe, Wagon, Hatchback, Hyundai Elantra, Arts

A tete-a-tete with 'True Blood's' Kristina Anapau

Kristina Anapau has been acting since she was sixteen beginning her career with "Escape from Atlantis" and then doing various television roles from the popular "Once and Again" "CSI: NY" "House, M.D." , "Monk", "Knight Rider" to the highly acclaimed film "Black Swan" and more recently, as Maurella the Faery in "True Blood".


Related Topix: True Blood, Entertainment, Television, Kristina Anapau, Drama, Arts

South Whidbey Record

Langley Dancer wins at Nationals

The 17-year-old dancer competed with thousands of other dancers over the five-day Showstopper Nationals competition in Anaheim, Calif.


Related Topix: Anaheim, CA, Musical Theater, Arts

WEAU-TV Eau Claire

Dancing for young local dancer battling cancer

A local dance studio is hosting free dance classes and raising money after finding out one of their young dancers was diagnosed with a rare form of cancer.


Related Topix: Eau Claire, WI, Arts

Bellingham Herald

Cuban ballet master gives classes in US

Ramona de Saa is teaching for the first time in the United States at the Sarasota Cuban Ballet School.


Related Topix: Arts, Lughnasadh, Life, Holidays

Sat Jul 26, 2014

Trendy Barre workout combines ballet, Pilates, yoga

Barre3 teacher Tori Fox, left, leads the class in a workout Wednesday, July 8, 2014 at the studio's Five Points location in Raleigh, N.C. A barre workout combines elements of balley, Pilates, and yoga.


Related Topix: Fitness, Arts, Pilates, Yoga

Hispanic Business

Philadelphia ballet dancers at Vail on a Rocky Mountain high

"It's sort of our . "I didn't set out to do it that way." BalletX danced in the festival in 2012, and this time, Woetzel asked it back as a resident company.


Related Topix: Arts, Dance

The New Zealand Herald

Flirtatious, modern ballet a whirlwind show

In essence, it's a love story and the male dancers fight for Green's attention by doing increasingly daredevil moves.


Related Topix: Arts

Vail Daily News

With the Pennsylvania Ballet, classical meets contemporary

Artists of Pennsylvania Ballet in George Balanchine's "Stravinsky Violin Concerto."


Related Topix: Arts, Pennsylvania, Classical, Stravinsky, Dance

Verb Ballets Kicks Off 2014-15 Season Tonight at Cain Park

For the 2014-15 season, Verb Ballets will present a season of fresh and innovative works that highlight the classically trained dancers with cutting edge contemporary choreography.


Related Topix: Arts, Modern Dance


New dance class balances a love of motherhood and ballet

Professional dancer and new mom, Rosy Goodman Tennant, teaches the class at the Performing Dance Center in South Salt Lake.


Related Topix: Arts, South Salt Lake, UT

Hartt Community Division Presents Ballet Don Quixote, Directed by Angel Corella Tonight

The Hartt School Community Division presents the ballet Don Quixote, staged by guest director Angel Corella, tonight, July 26, at 7:30 p.m. The performance will take place in Millard Auditorium on the University of Hartford campus, 200 Bloomfield Ave., West Hartford.


Related Topix: Arts, University of Hartford, West Hartford, CT, Theater

Fri Jul 25, 2014

WGN-TV Chicago

Chicagoa s Very Own: Iona Calhoun combines love for ballet, children in South Shore

Ballet requires discipline, grace, and agility - but it's not all about plies and pirouettes - especially at one South Side ballet company where self-esteem takes center stage.


Related Topix: Arts

Ballet students show off skills in Student Summer Showcase

Dancers from the School of the Minnesota Ballet got a chance to show off their skills Friday in the Student Summer Showcase Nearly 20 students have been working for the last six weeks to perfect their dance skills in the school's summer intensive dance program.


Related Topix: Arts, Duluth, MN