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3 hrs ago |

BWW Reviews: Ballet Hispanico Offers Contemporary Dance with a Latin Flavor at the Joyce

Opening night of Ballet Hispanico's 2014 spring season at the Joyce on April 15th once again featured the fascinating fusion of Latin themes with contemporary movement that has become Artistic Director Eduardo Vilaro 's trademark during his four years at the helm.


Related Topix: Arts, Ballet

8 hrs ago |

Other Voices Theatre Presents 18th Annual Production of the New...

Local theater group, Other Voices, is in the midst of rehearsals for their annual springtime production of The New Adventures of Alice in Wonderland at The Weinberg Center for the Arts.


Related Topix: Theater, Arts, Alice in Wonderland, Family, Animation Movies, Comedy Movies, Musical Movies

Thu Apr 17, 2014

Anchorage Daily News

Vivid artistry on display in UAA dance show

You've probably heard the famous quote that's been attributed, over the decades, to Steve Martin, Frank Zappa, Laurie Anderson, Martin Mull, Thelonious Monk and many others: "Writing about music is like dancing about architecture."


Related Topix: Arts, Sculpting

Courier News

Middlesex County College Dance Ensemble to perform at spring concert

The Middlesex County College Dance Ensemble will present its 13th annual spring dance concert titled "Impedimentum" at 7 p.m. Saturday, April 26 and 2 p.m. Sunday, April 27. Both performances will take place in the Performing Arts Center on the College's campus and are free with a suggested donation of $5 per person.


Related Topix: Arts, Modern Dance, Ballet

Glocally Newark

JUNK dance troop WOW's audience at Rutgers

Keeping with our Dance theme of the week, Rutgers Newark Institute on Ethnicity, Culture and the Modern Experience department, scored high marks as they a brought physical dance performance to Bradley Hall theater.


Related Topix: Arts, Rutgers University, Theater, Modern Dance, Ballet, Inventions, Science / Technology


Tribeca Festival films go behind the scenes in fashion, dance and theater

From final fittings at a famous Parisian fashion house to rehearsals for a young choreographer's new work for the New York City Ballet and a global tour of "Richard III," documentaries at the Tribeca Film Festival give viewers the film equivalent of a backstage pass.


Related Topix: Tribeca (New York, NY), Theater, Arts, Ballet, Economics News, Bitcoin, Fashion, Designers, Dior

Ohio Dance Theatre returns to Oberlin's Hall Auditorium with 'LINES 22'

Northeast Ohio's premier classical ballet company will highlight four choreographers during two performances, Friday, May 9th and Saturday May 10th, 2014 Ohio Dance Theatre will be performing "Lines 22", a selection of various mixed numbers highlighting four choreographers at Hall Auditorium .


Related Topix: Arts, Ballet, Oberlin, OH, Classical, Chopin

Adelphi University Department of Dance Presents Spring Dance Adelphi

Spring Dance Adelphi, Adelphi University's annual program, will take place in May and will feature the choreography of Takehiro Ueyama and Maurice Brandon Curry.


Related Topix: Arts, Adelphi University, Garden City, NY, Modern Dance

NYCs 8th Annual Dance Parade + Festival Set for 5/17

Over 10,000 dancers will participate in the Eighth Annual Dance Parade and Festival in New York City on Saturday May 17th 2014, starting at 1:00pm.


Related Topix: Arts, Life, Interracial,Multiracial, Multiethnic, and Multicultural, Harlem (New York, NY), Union Square (New York, NY), East Village (New York, NY)

West Side and South Side Leader

Collaboration key to UA, Neos Dance Theatre's 'Snow White'

Collaboration is the name of the game for Neos Dance Theatre Artistic Director Bobby Wesner's story ballet "Snow White and the Magic Mirror: A Grimm Tale" that will be performed April 19 at 2 and 8 p.m. at The University of Akron's E.J. Thomas Hall.


Related Topix: Arts, Ballet, University of Akron, Theater

Jerusalem Post

Dance review: Ruth Ziv-Eyal's 'Rujum'

Ruth Ziv-Eyal's dance depicts a female's journey from one rujum to the next, crossing a river on her way.


Related Topix: Arts, Theater

ABC News

Can dance and drama change yourself and even the world?

The arts often has a current of activism running through it; agitating for change, holding the mirror up to society, challenging views or making political comment, and stimulating thought.


Related Topix: Arts

Wed Apr 16, 2014

Uc Berkeley Presents Berkeley Dance Project Tonight

With both people and places, sometimes the further away we are, the closer we feel.


Related Topix: UC Berkeley, Arts, Theater

Texas Ballet Theater to dance to live music twice next season

Things are slowly getting less painful for fans of Texas Ballet Theater and live music.


Related Topix: Arts, Ballet, Fort Worth, TX, Symphony

Entertainment Weekly's PopWatch

Matthew McConaughey HAS to return for 'Magic Mike 2a 2

The McConaissance was a wonderful thing for pop culture. It brought us Mud , and True Detective , and of course, culminated in Mr. Alright, Alright, Alright finally earning an Oscar for his work in Dallas Buyers Club .


Related Topix: Magic Mike, Mud, Celebrities, Matthew McConaughey, Channing Tatum, Arts

The Georgia Straight

Mascall Dance's Bloom 1 fundraiser at 1130 Jervis Street

For the offbeat event, five up-and-coming choreographers introduce and present short works and veteran Jennifer Mascall reveals her work in progress, The Three Cornered Hat .


Related Topix: Arts

New Jersey Jewish News

Dance exchange benefits Rutgers, Israel

The DancePlus Spring 2014 performances will be choreographed by Niv Sheinfeld and Oren Laor, visiting Israeli artists for the spring semester in the dance department of the university's Mason Gross School of the Arts.


Related Topix: Arts, Israel, World News, Middle East, Rutgers University, Travel, Israel Travel, Middle East Travel, Theater

NJ Ballet to Present Ballet on Broadway & Cinderella at Mpac, 5/17-18

New Jersey Ballet celebrates some of Broadway's most memorable dance sequences when it performs Ballet on Broadway at the Mayo Performing Arts Center on Saturday, May 17 at 8 pm.


Related Topix: Arts, Ballet, Jazz, Count Basie

Northeast News

NE Library celebrates India

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


Related Topix: Arts, University of Kansas

Tue Apr 15, 2014

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.


Related Topix: Arts