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  1. 'Giselle' captivates in gripping, emotional balletRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago |

    Milwaukee Ballet began its four-day run of the hugely popular romantic ballet , "Giselle" yesterday, March 26. While the ballet and its run are relatively short, " Giselle " is a profoundly moving tale that captivates audiences in a structurally simple yet emotionally complex way. "Giselle" is the story of a woman living in a war-torn country and a soldier, Albrecht, who disguises himself as a civilian in order to win her affections.


  2. Complex production overwhelms symphonyRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Toledo Blade

    ... that was more stimulating and fun than confusing. Next year, the symphony plans a new collaboration, with the Toledo Ballet, in Stravinsky's "Rite of Spring." Perhaps the return to a more straightforward and less complex plan will be more ...


  3. Toledo Ballet's 'Alice' stunningRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Toledo Blade

    Any classical ballet that can hold an audience of 900 Toledo schoolchildren in thrall for two solid hours on a Friday afternoon has legs. In the case of Toledo Ballet's stunning Alice in Wonderland , presented in a special matinee on Friday, there were dozens and dozens of legs - turning, kicking, leaping, bourreeing across the Valentine stage.


  4. Rain brings dancers insideRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Taranaki Daily News

    ... given a different dimension when performed outside, Roseman said. Roseman was a professional dancer with the National Ballet Company in Washington DC at the time Val Deakin was head teacher for the National Ballet School and a teacher and ...


  5. Fort Wayne going out guideRead the original story

    Thursday | Fort Wayne News-Sentinel

    ... office at 424-5665, Ticketmaster locations, and 1-800-745-3000. CLASSIC DANCE: The Fort Wayne Ballet and Fort Wayne Philharmonic team up for a performance of "Don Quixote" at 7:30 p.m. at the Arts United Center, 303 E. Main St. ...


  6. Ballet's 'Don Quixote'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Fort Wayne News-Sentinel

    ... or order at For information, call 484-9646 or go to The ballet will host a "Fiesta de la Vida" pre-show party 6:30-7:30 p.m. Friday in the Arts United Center's Ian Rolland Gallery, which includes ...


  7. 7 best bets for a Staten Island Saturday: From Easter eggs to modern dance at Snug HarborRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 7 |

    ... world. In addition to founding the company, Harper also appears on television and was consulted for the award-winning ballet film Black Swan. Saturday's performance features 10 dancers from the project, and follows the piece's premiere at the ...


  8. GBYB presents CinderellaRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | WNED

    Dancers ranging in age of five to 65 will perform the classical ballet story of Cinderella Saturday evening. The Greater Buffalo Youth Ballet performs at UB's Center for the Arts.


  9. Smuin Ballet to Kick Off Spring 2015 Season with Petal, Romeo and Juliet and MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago |

    Smuin Ballet closes its 21st Season with the Unlaced Dance Series, featuring Helen Pickett's Petal, a world premiere by Adam Hougland, and two Michael Smuin classics. A highlight of the program will be the balcony pas de deux from Michael Smuin 's acclaimed Romeo and Juliet.


  10. 2015 San Jacinto Day Festival and Battle ReenactmentRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | PRWeb

    ... items for sale. New entertainment includes mechanical bull rides for kids, "All Stars" Youth Banjo Band, pony rides, Ballet Folklorico, and Amber & The Rascals playing country, rock, new country, Motown and music "from many decades." "We are so ...


  11. New season of dance classes features burlesque and circus skillsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Burton Mail

    ... children starts with creative movement from six-months-old through to a wide range of styles for budding dancers from ballet to Bollywood.


  12. 500 Years a Slave? Deeds, Not WordsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | News Times

    Actress and activist Victoria Rowell says the time is way overdue for Hollywood to address race and closing the wealth gap in the entertainment industry:... I made my first appearance on television, four years after the Civil Rights Act passed. I was around 9 years old and in foster care, a budding ballet dancer on a talk show hosted by the Dave Garroway - the founding host and anchor of NBC's "The Today Show."


  13. Dance Card: Bay Area Dance Week returns with a host of free eventsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Inside Bay Area

    Whether you're old enough to remember the golden age of disco or came of age blissfully oblivious to "Saturday Night Fever," Bay Area Dance Week has something for you. If your proclivities run more toward ballet or belly dancing, ballroom or tango, hip-hop or hoedowns, modern, jazz, kathak, or hula, the 17th annual BADW has got your number.


  14. Thumbs-up, thumbs-down; it's your choice an hour ago THUMBS-UP...Read the original story

    7 hrs ago | The Victoria Advocate

    ... to educate yourself on the candidates and go exercise your right to vote. Thumbs-up and best wishes for the Victoria Ballet Theatre dancers at the annual Regional Dance America/Southwest festival in Monroe, La., March 25-29. Thumbs-down to all the ...


  15. Ballet B.C.'s Trace reveals an exciting new generation of dancersRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Georgia Straight

    Where do you start talking about Ballet British Columbia's latest program ? Is it with the technical chops the troupe showed tackling William Forsythe's flickering, unforgiving workwithinwork ? Is it with the nightmare delirium conjured in Walter Matteini's eerie yet moving new Lascia ch'io pianga ? Or is it with the news that the dancers are staging that beloved piece of whimsy, Petite CA rA monie , for the final time with panache and polish? No, let's instead begin with the fact that Trace, as diverse as it is entertaining, reveals an exciting new generation of dancers taking centre stage at the company.


  16. Contemporary dance comes to Snug Harbor for multimedia performanceRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago |

    ... world. In addition to founding the company, Harper also appears on television and was consulted for the award-winning ballet film Black Swan. Saturday's performance features 10 dancers from the project, and follows the piece's premiere at the ...


  17. Mark Morris masterpiece a La Allegroa airs on PBS tonightRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    ... an interview when Morris's company performed the work at the Kennedy Center in 2012. Baryshnikov, the former Russian ballet star, has danced in Morris works and will host the televised program. "The way they perform it-this kind of restraint and ...


  18. MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | WKSU-FM Kent

    ... minds addressing topics accross the spectrum of life today. Artistic Director Gladisa Guadalupe is training young ballet students at the School of Cleveland Ballet who share her dream of giving Cleveland its own resident professional ballet company. ...


  19. A love story in black and whiteRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday |

    ... L Street; (916) 808-5181, . Through March 29. Love, lies and heartbreak will haunt the Sacramento Ballet's upcoming production of Swan Lake opening Thursday, March 26. Tchaikovsky, who wrote this as his first ballet score, died ...


  20. Out of Carey Perloff's 'Chaos' comes theatrical harmonyRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    ... D.C., Perloff recalls traipsing through the Smithsonian and the Phillips Collection on weekends and training at the ballet barre. The dramatic stage may have supplanted her first artistic loves, but one thing she likes about directing is the way it ...