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1 hr ago | Romsey Advertiser
Carlos Acosta embraced dance as a way out of his impoverished childhood after his father saw it as a way out of trouble Leading ballet star Carlos Acosta has warned that young people have too many distractions and lack the commitment to produce his successor as a world-leading figurehead for dance.
Should sexual orientation be a protected class (like race and gender) to prevent discrimination?
Whose policies do more to help the poor?
5 hrs ago | Jerusalem Post
The Biannual Dance Festival in Cannes is a week-long event which enjoys an extra touch of glamour in the wake of the Cannes film festival.
7 hrs ago | KIDK CBS 3
Director-choreographer Adam Shankman has entered a rehab facility, but no details have been made public about what treatment he is seeking.
8 hrs ago | City Paper
Liz Lerman crosses her hands , shifts to the side, crosses her arms, looks down, leans back and then forward over the back of her chair, hands out, grasping downward; she turns toward Paloma McGregor, her collaborator, and turns away; straddles chair, taps one hand on the table, puts her hand on her head; she nods, shifts, touches the massive ... (more)
9 hrs ago | DanceJournal
Eleone Dance Theatre brings the soul to Philadelphia's holiday dance offerings. The company's Carols in Color uses dance, music, and theater to tell St. Matthew's version of the Gospel.
12 hrs ago | Al Bawaba
We all want to dance like the sexy Shakira , and the tremendous popularity of belly dancing in both the Middle East and around the world is proof of just how fascinated we are with the charming oriental dance.
Piedmont Players Theatre announces a Bob Fosse style MASTER DANCE CLASS set for tonight, December 10, 2013 7pm-9pm at the Norvell Theater, 135 E. Fisher St., Salisbury, NC.
The Center for Performance Research in Brooklyn, NY had a full house minutes after the door opened.
David Lamoureau, Tro Shaw, Brent Shindele, Gail Ellen Bennet star in the Norris Center for the Performing Arts' "Irving Berlin's White Christmas: The Musical."
The choreography for 'Flatland' is both inventive and accessible, with a balance between strong dance vocabulary and a playfulness that serves the storyline well.
To say that bharatanatyam guru Janak Khendry is an ambitious choreographer is an understatement.
Colette's iconic, sensual and passionate novel has come to life onstage in Cheri at off-Broadway's Pershing Square Signature Center, and on December 8, the cast celebrated opening night.
Even after 62 years of the "The Nutcracker," the century-old story surprises Ann Dunn, head of the Asheville Ballet.
The repertory troupe is one of those fine ideas that in practice rarely measures up.
The performance that sparked the idea for Earthlings Entertainment was a combination of Andrew Heikkila and Jordan Yocum's music put to dances by The Armada hip-hop crew, a dance crew made up of four girls and two guys, most of them current or future Boise State students.
Strike a pose: Dancer and choreographer Raja Feather Kelly is playing Andy Warhol playing a woman in make-up in his show "Andy Warhol's DRELLA " at the Invisible Dog on Dec. 12. In "Andy Warhol's DRELLA ," which premieres at the Invisible Dog in Cobble Hill on Dec. 12, dancer and choreographer Raja Feather Kelly is playing Andy Warhol who is ... (more)
IT has been a fruitful year in the performing arts scene with plenty of delights to thrill the community.