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1 hr ago | The Georgia Straight

Vancouver International Tap Dance Festival pushes into the future

Having wowed crowds at impressive U.S. venues, Dorrance Dance/New York brings a mixed program of innovative, hyper-energized recent work to the 15th annual Vancouver International Tap Dance Festival.


Related Topix: Arts, Tap, Drama Movies, Ballet

2 hrs ago | Seven Days

Local Dancers Take the Stage in Inaugural DanceFest Vermont

Next weekend, modern-dance fans across central and northern Vermont are in for a treat.


Related Topix: Arts, Vermont, Modern Dance, Barre, VT, Middlebury, VT, Stowe, VT

5 hrs ago |

Contemporary dance in Pittsburgh kicks off 2014-2015 season

Another season of dance will begin next month, and nearly every weekend in September has something to offer.


Related Topix: Arts, Theater, Mount Washington, KY

6 hrs ago | The Disney Blog

Celebrating 40 Years of Food and Fun at Hoop Dee Doo Revue

Two weeks ago, we wrote about our invitation to help celebrate the 40th Anniversary of Walt Disney World's original dinner show "Hoop Dee Doo Revue."


Related Topix: Walt Disney World, Country, Dining, Arts, North Carolina, Theater

10 hrs ago | Illawarra Mercury

Nipple slips and trashbags: Emmys after party gossip wrap

At the Emmys after party, Sofia Vegara and Dancing With the Stars choreographer Derek Hough rocked out a saucy routine to Footloose.


Related Topix: Emmy Awards, Entertainment, Television, Footloose, Drama Movies, Music!, Arts, University of Southern California, Hollywood (Los Angeles, CA), Los Angeles, CA

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."


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

ABC News

ABC Open Unsung: The gift of dance...ability

Sue Whiteman is what people today call an "integrated dance teacher". It's a fancy title for what Sue has been doing for years and what comes naturally to her: giving people the gift of dance whether or not they have a disability.


Related Topix: Arts

Dallas Morning News

Dallas DanceFest heats up, brings 20 groups to show off North Texas talent

Almost 30 years have passed since the Dallas Dance Festival premiered at Lee Park on Sept.


Related Topix: Arts, Dallas, TX, Texas, Ballet, Classical, Strauss, Entertainment

Heidi Duckler Dance Company To Perform At the Internationale Tanzmesse

On Thursday, August 28 and Friday, August 29, Heidi Duckler Dance Theatre will perform a new work, "Off the Top of My Head," at the Kunstakademie as part of the internationale tanzmesse in Dsseldorf, Germany.


Related Topix: Arts

New York Daily News

After-party moments from the 2014 Emmys

The award show might be over, but the party went all night! Check out some of the craziest moments from the 2014 Emmys after-parties.


Related Topix: Emmy Awards, Entertainment, Television, Arts

Crawley Observer

Crawley and Horley dancers in Got to Dance final

James Black and Louie Shepherd, both 19, of Crawley and Horley, were voted through to the finals of Sky 1's Got to Dance by viewers yesterday with their group Dance Illusion.


Related Topix: Arts

DanceWorks Presents World Premiere of ELSEWHERE, Choreographed by Heidi Strauss, 9/25

DanceWorks, Toronto's longest running contemporary dance series, presents the world premiere of elsewhere, an adelheid dance projects production choreographed by its award-winning Artistic Director, Heidi Strauss.


Related Topix: Arts, 9, Anthropology, Science, North America, Canada, World News,

Chorley Guardian

Dominique is hoping she can dance into final

Dominique Boyle, 21, entered Sky 1's Got To Dance as a member of 15-strong dance group Academy Of Base.


Related Topix: Arts

The Free Dictionary

Ravi Shankar

He has been described as the best-known contemporary Indian musician. Shankar was born in Varanasi and spent his youth touring Europe and India with the dance group of his brother Uday Shankar .


Related Topix: Classical, Ravi Shankar, Arts, World News, India, Children TV, Animated TV, The Beatles, Entertainment, Television

Mon Aug 25, 2014

The Lantern

Homecoming to put spring in Ohio State dance department’s step

Susan Van Pelt Petry's excitement is shared across Ohio State's Department of Dance - where Van Pelt Petry serves as the chair - as the program steps back into Sullivant Hall this autumn.


the Ravel Project, Fables and More to Highlight Rioult Dance Ny's 2014-15 Tour

RIOULT Dance NY, a leading American modern dance company with a classic sensibility, announces its 2014-15 Tour Schedule with 22 performances in 16 cities throughout the U.S. and abroad.


Related Topix: Arts, Modern Dance, Manhattan School of Music

Martha Graham Dance Company Announces 'Shape&Design' Season

The Martha Graham Dance Company's Shape&Design theme explores Graham's defining influence as an American modernist with programs that feature the sculptural and architectural aspects of choreography by Graham and others.


Related Topix: Arts, Theater, Manhattan, NY, New York, NY

Heidi Duckler Dance Theatre to Celebrate South L.A. at the Dunbar Hotel, 9/5-6

On Saturday, September 6, Heidi Duckler Dance Theatre will present Dancing at Dunbar, a site-specific performance at Dunbar Village, home of The Dunbar Hotel .


Related Topix: Arts, African-American

LA Weekly

Gang Motive Probed in Suge Knight Shooting

Designed to demonstrate solidarity with the values and goals of the Martin Luther King's I Have a Dream speech, this event boasts a line up of professional and student dancers, plus LA Opera Young Artist soloists, a high school choir, a violin prodigy and a marching band.


Related Topix: Arts, The Ramones, Punk, Los Angeles, CA, Hollywood (Los Angeles, CA)


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.


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