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1 hr ago | Lumina News

file photo. Alban Elved dancers fly the SARUS bird early...

Dance, theater and film, along with other art disciplines, will be exhibited in various locations throughout the Wilmington region from Aug. 21-24 during the SARUS Festival.


Related Topix: Arts, Theater, Wilmington, NC, Dance, Atlantic Ocean, The Nine, Hip-Hop

6 hrs ago | WNYC-AM New York

When Basie Was Jazz' Greatest Dance Master

The title of "Taxi War Dance," the classic 1939 Count Basie record starring the tenor saxophone icon Lester Young, sounds like something out of "Transformers."


Related Topix: Arts, Jazz, Count Basie, Lester Young, Duke Ellington

6 hrs ago | Darlington and Stockton Times

Teenager wins a spot in semi-final of TV dance competition with group Dance Illusion.

A TEENAGE dancer who deferred a place at university to pursue his dream to be a dancer has gained a place on a national TV search semi-final.


Related Topix: Arts, North Yorkshire County, England, World News, United Kingdom,

7 hrs ago |

Behind The Scenes Of Finding Neverland

The stateside premiere production of new PETER PAN-inspired musical FINDING NEVERLAND is currently underway at the American Repertory Theater in Cambridge, Massachusetts and a new behind the scenes video is now available to view.


Related Topix: Theater, Arts, Cambridge, MA, So You Think You Can Dance, Reality TV, Entertainment, Television

11 hrs ago | Nashville Scene

Dancer and choreographer Banning Bouldin brings her contemporary...

A decade ago, anyone in Nashville who wanted to study contemporary dance had just one option: leave town.


Related Topix: Arts, Nashville, TN, Modern Dance, Ballet, The Juilliard School

15 hrs ago | Denver Post

Arvada-based dance troupe Silhouettes expands, gets new home

For many entertainment acts, catapulting to fame after a second-place finish on NBC's "America's Got Talent" competition would be the high point of a career.


Related Topix: Arts, The Silhouettes, New-Age, Arvada, CO, Family, Kids, Denver, CO

Wed Aug 20, 2014

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'So You Think You Can Dance': Final Six Recap

Just name Ricky and Valerie already. DO IT. But no, we are paring it down week by week on So You Think You Can Dance.


Related Topix: Arts, Celebrities, Frank Sinatra, Jazz, Disco, Donna Summer, Tony Bennett

SYTYCD Recap: Finalists Revealed; Dancers Perform Bway & 'Anything Goes'

And then there were six. We are just two weeks away from the Season 11 finale of "So You Think You Can Dance," and even though this isn't the six remaining dancers I thought we would have just a few weeks ago, that doesn't mean that the talent still on hand isn't as exciting as ever.


Related Topix: Arts, Rudy, Hip-Hop

Erie Times News

SoMar reaches out to friends for dance show

It helps that the eternally youthful founders of SoMar Dance Works populate their company with the fresh-faced dancers they teach at Mercyhurst University.


Related Topix: Arts, Theater

Detroit Free Press

Detroit Dance City Festival leaps into its second year

The work of more than 40 local and national performing artists and companies will be in the spotlight during the second annual Detroit Dance City Festival.


Related Topix: Arts, Detroit, MI, Ballet

Detroit Free Press

Detroit Dance City Festival leaps into its second year

The work of more than 40 local and national performing artists and companies will be in the spotlight during the second annual Detroit Dance City Festival, at various locations Friday through Sunday in downtown Detroit.


Related Topix: Arts, Detroit, MI, Ballet

So You Think You Can Dance S11: E9 - Veterans Travis Wall and Mandy Moore shine

Opening So You Think You Can Dance with the remaining top 16 dancers performing a haunting Mandy Moore Contemporary routine to the Annie Lennox version of " Take Me to the River ".


Related Topix: So You Think You Can Dance, Reality TV, Entertainment, Television, Arts, Theater, Ballet, Bollywood

Lake Cowichan Gazette

Chilliwack dancers make it to the Worlds

Now all six have qualified to represent Canada at the International Dance Organization World Hip Hop Championships in Germany next month.


Related Topix: Canada, Arts

Philadelphia Weekly

How a persecuted dance genius bound Ukraine to Philly

Beauty in tradition: The Voloshky Ukrainian Dance Ensemble will perform Sun., Aug. 24 at the 23rd annual Ukrainian Folk Festival in Horsham.


Related Topix: Europe, World News, Ukraine, Arts, Horsham, PA, Philadelphia, PA

Boise Weekly

The Nine Lives of Boise Dance Co-Op

Boise's climate is classified as high desert, but its dance scene is practically a jungle.


Related Topix: Arts, Boise, ID, Ballet

The Chronicle

DDO dance studio's choreography hits the big screen

Steve Bolton began his choreographing career by accident; whilst reviewing one of his numbers, he realized he had more fun off the stage than on it.


Related Topix: Arts, Canada, World News

Tue Aug 19, 2014

The Trustus Theatre Premieres the Black Man...Complex, Now thru 8/22

Terrance Henderson, well-loved dancer/choreographer/actor/director/artist, premieres his new and very personal creation "The Black Man...Complex" at Trustus Theatre in Columbia, South Carolina.


Related Topix: Columbia, SC, Arts, Theater

Special Performance of Dibbledance: Shoes on, Shoes Off Set for Tina Packer Playhouse, 8/31

Founding Company Member and Master Choreographer Susan Dibble brings her newest production Dibbledance: Shoes On, Shoes Off to the Tina Packer Playhouse for a special ONE NIGHT ONLY performance Sunday, August 31st at 7:30pm.


Related Topix: Audiology, Medicine, Arts, Theater

Bangor Daily News

Dancer Hadar Ahuvia performs "Joy Vey"

Eastport Arts Center will host a dance performance by Hadar Ahuvia on Thursday, August 29th.


Related Topix: Arts

Daily Mail

Siberian twerkers become internet sensation with 30 MILLION watching dance video

Miley Cyrus and Beyonce better watch their step - they've got rivals nipping at their heels in the form of a group of dancers from Siberia who have become global twerking Dubbed 'Siberia's greatest export' the dancers of Fraules Dancing Centre, in Novosibirsk, have achieved such acclaim the choreographer of Jenifer Lopez has paid a visit.


Related Topix: Arts, Hip-Hop, Major Lazer