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NE Library celebrates India

Dance. Students of Anjali Tata-Hudson's dance studio warm-up before demostrating to the crowd several traditional Indian dances.

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Related Topix: Arts, University of Kansas

Tue Apr 15, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

BWW Reviews: Teens Amaze at 92Y's Dance Up

In the very center where many dance legends have performed, thirteen teenaged choreographers presented pieces as part of Dance Up! The Next Generation at the 92nd Street Y MHA Harkness Dance Center on Saturday, April 12 and Sunday, April 13. The performance was followed by a Q&A session with the choreographers.

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Related Topix: Arts

Wall Street Journal

Following a Dancer's Steps to Success

A documentary having its world premiere at the Tribeca Film Festival, "Ballet 422" follows the young choreographer Justin Peck as he creates the 422nd new ballet, later titled "Paz de la Jolla," for New York City Ballet.

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Related Topix: Arts, Ballet

Glocally Newark

Alvin Ailey's Revelations: A Cultural Treasure. "How Does One Keep it Fresh"

TODAY at NJPAC in partnership with Alvin Ailey Dance Company, there will be a panel discussion on Alvin Ailey's Revelations: A Fresh Look at a Classic.

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Related Topix: Modern Dance, Texas

Watford Observer

Dance school celebrates 25 years with spectacular dance show

A dance school in Bushey recently celebrated 25 years with a "spectacular" dance show, including performances from the school's 200 pupils.

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Related Topix: Arts, Ballet

The Jersey Journal

Velvet Supper Club audience dances night away in Union

UNION - The Velvet Supper Club held its it opening night at the elegant Galloping Hill Inn, 325 Chestnut St. in Union, in front of obviously appreciative and smiling audience on April 3. Opening night featured an elegant dinner buffet and a two-hour open bar, with two hours of world-class variety entertainment.

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Related Topix: The Oprah Winfrey Show, Entertainment, Television, Arts, Ballet

EDGE

Visceral Dance: SpringOne

As a layperson, it is difficult for me to watch dance in performance without feeling intimidated.

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Related Topix: Arts, Ballet, Theater

DanceJournal

PHILADANCO Leaps Into Spring with Blood, Sweat and Dance

Spring comes in leaps and bounds with the return of Philly's own modern dance company Philadanco performing Blood, Sweat, and Dance, Thursday -Saturday, April 17-19, 2014, at Perelman Theater.

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Related Topix: Arts, Modern Dance, Theater, Ballet, Philadelphia, PA, Recreational Vehicle, Award

BroadwayWorld.com

Bill T. Jones and Bjorn Amelan to Receive STREB's Action Maverick Award, 5/8

What is an Action Maverick? An original. A person that breaks the rules, re-interprets or establishes new parameters of their craft.

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Related Topix: Arts, Ballet

Mon Apr 14, 2014

SFGate

Debuts highlight 2014-15 S.F. Performances season

San Francisco debuts by the German baritone Christian Gerhaher , the Hagen Quartet, violist Lawrence Power and pianist Kuok-Wai Lio are among the highlights of the 2014-15 season of San Francisco Performances , which will also feature a new project by the dancer and choreographer Wendy Whelan and a 50th anniversary celebration of the Batsheva Dance ... (more)

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Related Topix: Music, Entertainment

BroadwayWorld.com

Thodos Dance Chicago to Present New Dances, Featuring Choreography by Ensemble Members, 7/18-20

Thodos Dance Chicago is gearing up to let its ensemble call all of their own shots at the company's popular, highly-charged New Dances performance series, July 18-20, 2014 at the Ruth Page Center for the Arts, 1016 N. Dearborn Street, Chicago.

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Related Topix: Arts, Chicago, IL, River North (Chicago, IL), Ballet

Wall Street Journal

More Floors for City Dancers

City University of New York on Tuesday kicks off a new effort to pair choreographers up with badly needed open space.

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Related Topix: City University of New York, Arts, Staten-Island, NY, New York, NY, College of Staten Island, Queens College, Queens, NY

Examiner.com

7 Most Influential Hip Hop films of all time

Throughout the four decade history of hip-hop , there have been many movies that have attempted to capture the true essence of the culture.

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Related Topix: Brothers, Drama Movies, Grandmaster Flash, Rap, Arts, Hardcore, The Break in, Ice-T

BroadwayWorld.com

Choreographers Pat Birch & Luigi to be Honored at 2014 Astaire Awards, 6/2

On Monday, June 2 at 7:30pm at NYU's Skirball Center for the Performing Arts, the 32nd Annual Fred & Adele Astaire Awards will honor 5-time Tony Award nominee and 2-time Emmy Award-winning veteran choreographer Pat Birch with its Douglas Watt Lifetime Achievement Award and legendary dancer and dance instructor Luigi with the Outstanding Achievement ... (more)

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Related Topix: Arts, Comedy Movies, Family, The Band Wagon, Musical Movies, Celebrities, Fred Astaire, Jazz, Steubenville, OH, Gene Kelly, Big-Band

Hispanic Business

Edouard Lock and Stina Nyberg create for Cullberg Ballet

One of the most interesting young choreographers today Swedish Stina Nyberg, with a sharp contemporary expression, lets the dancers create music and movements in an integrated work of art in which choreography, sound and light are equal.

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Related Topix: Arts, Ballet, Modern Dance

Cleveland.com

Jessica Lang Dance pools resources of video, costumes and...

Dancers clad in blue, yellow, red and black offered an homage to painter Piet Mondrian in "Lines Cubed," one of several fascinating works on Saturday's concert by Jessica Lang Dance.

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Related Topix: Arts, Ballet, Modern Dance

Sun Apr 13, 2014

Scotsman.com

Strictly Brazilian steps out at Fringe

FORMER comedian Pamela Stephenson is to join forces with TV star and West End musical choreographer Arlene Phillips to stage a Brazilian dance show at this year's Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

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Related Topix: Not the Nine O'Clock News, Entertainment, Television, Pamela Stephenson, Arlene Phillips, Billy Connolly, Arts, New Zealand Travel, Travel, Pacific Travel

The Hartford Courant

Reader Submitted: Earl Mosley's Dance Students to Perform at Kennedy Center

The American College Dance Festival Association has selected Earl Mosley's choreography set on students at Montclair State University to represent the Northeast at their National College Dance Festival in June.

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Related Topix: Arts, Montclair State University, Ballet, Long Island University, Litchfield County, CT, Kent, CT

Switched

Every Dance Move From A To Z Showcased In One Ridiculously Insane Video

In this incredible video, a group of highly talented dancers demonstrates every dance style from A to Z on the rooftops of Los Angeles buildings.

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Related Topix: Arts, Ballet, Recreational Vehicle, Monaco, France, Europe, World News, Cuba, Australia, Oceania

Trinidad Guardian

Changing the perception of dance

Dream Diptych, choreographed by Claudia Applewhaite, soloist Shari Rhyner. An iconic image of Metamorphosis in performance, by the late Jeffrey Chock.

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