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2 hrs ago | LA Weekly
The Nutcracker is arguably the most American of all classical ballets. True, its roots are European -- based on a story by German author E.T.A. Hoffman that was adapted by French author Alexander Dumas pere and then transposed to ballet by another Frenchman, choreographer Marius Petipa, at helm of the Russian Tsar's ballet company.
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6 hrs ago | This Is Somerset
Hofesh Shechter is one of the UK's most exciting contemporary artists, gaining international acclaim for his raw, honest choreography and atmospheric music scores.
10 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com
Two years ago I had the pleasure of studying abroad in Ireland. This past weekend, I had the pleasure of reliving some of my fond memories at the Irish Arts Center .
10 hrs ago | Real Bollywood
Mumbai, Dec 6: Bollywood's dancing diva Madhuri Dixit will make her first appearance on popular dance reality show "Dance India Dance" where she will promote her forthcoming release "Dedh Ishqiya".
12 hrs ago | WXPN-FM Philadelphia
PHILADANCO presents a Christopher Higgins Tribute , honoring the renowned choreographer with four performances of some of his best known work, Friday through Sunday, at the Kimmel Center 's Perelman Theater.
It was a year ago that one of the city's most exciting and inventive performing arts companies, the brilliant director/choreographer Austin Mccormick 's Company XIV, was removed from its Brooklyn home because of damage suffered from Hurricane Sandy.
An experimental dance theater piece based on the horrific: a 56-year-old gunman walks into a South Florida school board meeting with a gun.
Dancer and choreographer Sean Bankhead, 24, was discovered on YouTube. He now juggles teaching classes, filming for TLC's "Dance Kids ATL" and professional gigs.
Last month I went to a show of the famous Belgian music band Milk Inc. It is one of Belgium's bestselling export products: commercial dance music.
Who knew Baryshnikov was a theater kid? Growing up in Riga, Latvia, little Misha was introduced to the world of drama by his culture-vulture mom, Alexandra.
Fairytales such as "Cinderella", "Snow White" or "Sleeping Beauty" traditionally involve young, innocent and beautiful women, completely alone in the world, who suffer at the hands of a malevolently evil and sinister older woman and are eventually saved by a handsome, dashing young prince and everyone lives "happily ever after".
Choreographer and dancer Jessie Laurita-Spanglet works with corners in her original piece “Way In” to be performed with 12 other dancers on Friday and Saturday in the Kogod Theatre at the Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center in College Park.
Raymond Leppard said that the last time he played piano for dancers was when he was a school boy growing up in Bath, England.
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On Dec. 7, the Grand Valley State University Dance Company will bring its Fall Dance Concert to the Louis Armstrong Theatre in the Performing Arts Center.
A Courtenay native, Carolyn Schmidt, is the co-choreographer of a production that she and other members of a New York city dance troupe will perform Dec. 14 at the Old Church Theatre.
In 1980, Tharp's work first appeared on Broadway with Twyla Tharp Dance performing When We Were Very Young, followed in 1981 by The Catherine Wheel, her collaboration with David Byrne at the Winter Garden.