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  1. Taal's annual dance showcase to perform Indian-inspired fusion danceRead the original story w/Photo

    19 min ago | Columbia Spectator

    This Saturday, the elegant twirls of ballet and spontaneous jumps of modern dance will pair with the rhythmic moves of Indian dance at Taal's Naach Nation XIII. Taal is hosting its thirteenth Naach Nation performance at 7:30 p.m. in Roone Arledge Auditorium.


  2. Ballet 422: An unadorned glimpse into contemporary balletRead the original story w/Photo

    29 min ago | Globe and Mail

    Ballet 422 is narrative without the heavy structural imposition of much plot, and the small, captivating tensions that are framed by the film seem to parallel current innovations in contemporary ballet. Ballet 422 is narrative without the heavy structural imposition of much plot, and the small, captivating tensions that are framed by the film seem to parallel current innovations in contemporary ballet.


  3. York Weekend Best of MarchRead the original story w/Photo

    30 min ago | York Dispatch

    ... 62 and older, multi-day pass $15, children 12 and under free. Information: The Russian National Ballet Theatre will bring "Cinderella" to the stage at the Strand-Capitol Performing Arts Center, 50 N. George St., at 7 p.m. Friday, ...


  4. Frick Offers Extras in Conjunction with Coypel's Don Quixote Tapestries ExhibitionRead the original story

    55 min ago |

    ... reference to its originality and place in literary history. Don Quixote is a formidable presence in the history of ballet, marked by four hundred years of performances involving elaborate sets, enormous casts, and complex choreography. In 1965 ...


  5. LHUCA Gala honors Ballet Lubbock's Racz Key, screenprinter KreneckRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    ... in Lubbock again will be revealed at Saturday's gala. Racz Key has been honored in so many ways for her work with Ballet Lubbock. A former professional ballerina, Racz Key has made a point of helping each local dancer become more professional. She ...


  6. Palace Cineplex hosts 'The Nutcracker' SundayRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Gleaner

    Now deemed the world's most popular and beloved ballet, Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky's The Nutcracker was a flop when it was originally produced in 1892 by Marius Petipa and his assistant Lev Ivanov. Audiences in St Petersburg were not thrilled with the performance, which was loosely adapted from the E.T.A. Hoffmann story The Nutcracker and the Mouse King .


  7. Smuin Ballet's Choreography Showcase Set for This WeekendRead the original story

    1 hr ago |

    Admired for their versatility on stage, Smuin Ballet dancers will be taking off their dance shoes and inviting audiences to experience their talents as choreographers and more when Smuin Ballet presents Undiscovered: Choreography Showcase. In an inventive evening of original works, Smuin dancers Erica Felsch, Nicole Haskins, Kevin James, Weston Krukow, Robert Moore, Ben Needham-Wood, Jonathan Powell, Susan Roemer, Erin Yarbrough, and former Smuin dancer Darren Anderson will showcase their own choreography set on fellow company members.


  8. Choreographer turns ballet on its headRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Mail & Guardian

    Dancer and choreographer Mamela Nyamza has pushed through the limitations of dance to find her own path in the discipline. Dancer and choreographer Mamela Nyamza says she was always aware of being "other" through her classical ballet roots.


  9. Roxey Ballet performs 'Mowgli,' May 2, at The College of New Jersey in EwingRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Jersey Journal

    Pictured is a scene from 'Mowgli' that the Roxey Ballet will perform along with the all-original 'Buffalo Bills Saloon' on May 2, at 2 and 7 p.m. in Kendall Hall on the campus of The College of New Jersey, 2000 Pennington Road, Ewing. The Roxey Ballet, based in Lambertville, will perform "Mowgli" along with the all-original "Buffalo Bills Saloon" on Saturday, May 2, at 2 and 7 p.m. in Kendall Hall on the campus of The College of New Jersey, 2000 Pennington Road, Ewing.


  10. Dance preview: Malpaso kicks off U.S. tour at Kelly-Strayhorn TheaterRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    ... month with his Brooklyn-based company as part of the Pittsburgh Dance Council's season. "The genesis of the Cuban Ballet and modern dance traditions are deeply connected to the American dance legacy," Malpaso's co-founder, Fernando Saez, said in an ...


  11. On the Town Becomes Family Affair as Star's Sister-In-Law Dances Into Leading RoleRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Playbill

    Tiler Peck , principal dancer with New York City Ballet, will leap into the balletic role of "Miss Subways," Ivy Smith, for six performances March 3-4 and 13-15. Peck will be subbing for her fellow NYCB principal - and sister-in-law - Megan Fairchild , in the show about three sailors on a 24-hour leave in World War II-era New York City.


  12. Music, dance ... and critttersRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Daily Democrat

    ... Manor, Mika Levy, and Dana Manor. Families are invited to attend The Carnival of the Animals, a mash-up of concert, ballet and crafts, March 1 at the Oshman Family Jewish Community Center in Palo Alto. Bay Area maestro Derek Tam will conduct two ...


  13. Grand Show Tours With Harman's Martin M2GO ConsoleRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Live Design Online

    NOVOSIBIRSK, Russia In November 2014, Alexey Zhivanov, Lighting Designer for Russian stage rental and install firm Grand Show, was tasked with supporting two distinct events: a rock concert at a nightclub and a ballet staged in a traditional opera house. To accommodate the needs of each production, he brought along the versatile HARMAN Martin Professional M2GO lighting controller.


  14. Little Dancer's Tiler Peck to Join Broadway's on the Town For Six Shows Next WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago |

    New York City Ballet principal dancer Tiler Peck will step into the role of 'Ivy Smith' in the new Broadway revival of On The Town this March for six performances only, while her fellow New York City Ballet principal dancer, and sister-in law, Megan Fairchild is on vacation. Peck will play the role at the following performances: March 3rd at 7pm, March 4th at 2pm and 8pm, March 14th at 2pm and 8pm, and March 15th at 3pm.


  15. Royal Ballet Choreographer to Open New Arts Space in LondonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Artforum Intl.

    the Royal Ballet choreographer who also heads Random Dance, his own company - will be opening a new arts space in 2016 in the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, reports the New York Times ' Roslyn Sulcas. Called Studio Wayne McGregor, the space will be ...


  16. Think you can dance? Try Royal BayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 9 | Goldstream Gazette

    ... I see as their vehicle of expression." Ironically, Belmont's established dance academy, featuring a mix of jazz, tap, ballet, modern, contemporary and hip hop stylings, shifts to Royal Bay secondary when the two new high schools open next fall, and ...


  17. The WilliesWASHINGTON Post Gets an Earful After Ufo RevelationsRead the original story

    Sep 28, 2010 | American Reporter

    ... Ailey's "Revelations," And doing... Esther Williams? Yes. One of the early tapes shows Mom and two men doing a water ballet in the clubhouse pool. There was the famous scene when the guys put on tutus and did "Swan Lake." There were the raisins, ...


  18. American Ballet Theatre gives 'Sleeping Beauty' a classical updateRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    As a late-afternoon rehearsal in a vast studio at American Ballet Theatre's Manhattan headquarters got underway, a studious-looking man held a notebook and addressed the assembled dancers. "Good evening.


  19. L.A. Ballet rounds out Tchaikovsky trilogy with 'The Sleeping Beauty'Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    With the addition of "The Sleeping Beauty" to its repertory, the Los Angeles Ballet rounds out its Tchaikovsky trilogy, having launched the company with "The Nutcracker" in 2006 and staged "Swan Lake in 2011." Taking on these three touchstones of classical ballet is a considerable achievement for any company but especially one only 9 years old.


  20. Get up and dance! New Westfield Y Dance AcademyRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Jersey Journal

    ... and schools and has worked at Misnomer Dance Theater and Broadway Dance Center in NYC. Amanda specializes in teaching Ballet, Contemporary, Jazz, Modern, Tap, Hip Hop and Musical Theatre. The program will include a variety of dance options ...