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  1. Siudy Garrido & Company Shine at L.A. Philharmonic's 'Falla & Flamenco With Dudamel'Read the original story w/Photo

    44 min ago | WWWM-FM Toledo

    "Falla & Flamenco With Dudamel," a new production from the Los Angeles Philharmonic, celebrates Spanish composer Manuel de Falla's love for flamenco with choreography from renowned Venezuelan dancer Siudy Garrido and members of her eponymous ballet company. Despite being criticized by many Spanish conservatives in his lifetime for having been influenced excessively by the French, Falla remained a proud Spaniard at heart.

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  2. Gray Area Festival this WeekendRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Mission Local

    ... what's in store, check out this video: May 22 - May 23 7pm to 9pm both days; May 24 3pm - 5pm The Alonzo King LINES Ballet Training Program is a rigorous two-year training experience for avid pre-professional dancers ages 17-24. Each year consists ...

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  3. El PadreRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Miami New Times

    The sweeping movements and vibrant costumes used in flamenco command attention, but it's the powerful stories expressed through this sensual dance that make performances so special. The simultaneous control and raw passion in flamenco also make it an unforgettable way to close out the 2015 Miami Dance Festival, which has spotlighted events around the city throughout April and May. This weekend, Ballet Flamenco La Rosa will debut the world premiere of the original flamenco ballet, El Padre, inspired by Swedish playwright August Strindberg's The Father.

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  4. Dorrance TheatreRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Phoenix New Times

    "One-of-a-Kind" In a world of Dubsmash videos, #nomakeup selfies, and misattributed inspirational quotes pinned and re-pinned to infinity, originality isn't so easily encountered. But the photographic works by artists including Davi... For many decades, major performing arts organizations including ballet companies have followed a fairly predictable path: presenting well-known repertory in large venues, while expecting contemporary audiences to sit through lengthy... "Momentum" Desert landscapes, posable wooden mannequins, and a PT Cruiser.

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  5. InnovationsRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Phoenix New Times

    The relationship between dancer and choreographer can be inspiring - and a bit cyclical. The late George Balanchine saw something special in Ib Andersen when he was a principal dancer with the New York City Ballet and created several roles for him.

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  6. When it's not enough to wash the glasses, polish themRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | SFGate

    ... "EAT IT2." Wieder is stunned that this got past the DMV censors. a Betsy Linder was with a group of San Francisco Ballet supporters and insiders - including Artistic Director Helgi and Marlene Tomasson - who went to New York to see "An American in ...

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  7. Reeves-Reed Arboretum in Summit presents 'Sounds of Summer,' starting June 17Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Jersey Journal

    ... welcomes new Summit partner, the New Jersey Dance Theatre Ensemble ( www.njdte.org ). NJDTE fosters advanced ballet, modern, and contemporary dance programs, premieres new works and maintains a diverse repertory by renowned choreographers. For ...

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  8. Ballet School to Present Annual Spring PerformanceRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | It's Relevant

    The Ballet School of Stamford will present its 15th annual Spring Performance, which will feature excerpts from the classical ballets Romeo and Juliet and Les Sylphides, along with two original pieces Clementi Sonatinas, and Symphonic Progressions at 7 p.m. on Friday, May 29th at the Palace Theatre in Stamford, Connecticut.

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  9. Cressida Bonas really can act in An Evening With Lucian FreudRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    ... Crumpet By Appointment She is no novice. She studied dance at Leeds University, trained as a dancer at the Royal Ballet School and did a foundation year at LAMDA Daughters of the gentry have long had a tendency to describe themselves as 'actresses'. ...

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  10. East Aiken kids create their own BroadwayRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Aiken Standard

    ... school's enrollment. Kristin Stancel, the mother of first-grader Anna, was delighted to watch her daughter perform in ballet and hip-hop dances. “I didn't expect anything of this caliber,” Stancel said. “The whole production was ...

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  11. The Lexington Club, Panel by PanelRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Mission Local

    ... campaign, more details here . May 22 - May 23 7pm to 9pm both days; May 24 3pm - 5pm The Alonzo King LINES Ballet Training Program is a rigorous two-year training experience for avid pre-professional dancers ages 17-24. Each year consists of 35 ...

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  12. Woolf WorksRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | The Little Professor

    We interrupt this parade of terrible religious novels at the British Library to visit the ballet. Wayne McGregor's Woolf Works is, to use the jargon, not an adaptation, but an appropriation--that is, a radical reworking of and critical reflection on the original text --of Virginia Woolf's Mrs. Dalloway , Orlando , and The Waves .

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  13. Good Morning Mission - Peering ThroughRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Mission Local

    ... up. Let us save a block for you as well. May 22 - May 23 7pm to 9pm both days; May 24 3pm - 5pm The Alonzo King LINES Ballet Training Program is a rigorous two-year training experience for avid pre-professional dancers ages 17-24. Each year consists ...

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  14. Hearnes Elementary holds talent showRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | KFVS12

    ... and open to all Hearnes students. A variety of acts performed at the event. Acts included singers, hip hop and ballet dancers, acapella gospel-singing twins, a showing of drawn artwork, and several Michael Jackson impressions. At the end of the ...

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  15. Nirantara, Beyond Space and Time deserves all the recognition it receivesRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Globe and Mail

    ... performance marking Sampradaya's 25th anniversary - it's easy to understand Macaulay's enthusiasm. As someone with a ballet background, I'm not usually staggered by the presence of mere technical detail. But bharatanatyam's lexicon of movement draws ...

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  16. Los Angeles Ballet prepares for the spotlightRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    Before the tiaras are donned, before the eyelashes are glued, before that first foot takes flight, there is an empty stage, waiting. In the weeks leading to Los Angeles Ballet's last shows of the season, Times photographer Jay L. Clendenin followed dancers at their West L.A. studio and at dress rehearsal in Redondo Beach.

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  17. Ballet's young professionals discover hidden courtyard at soon-to-open Midtown hotspotRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | CultureMap

    The 411: It was a night of firsts for Houston Ballet Barre members when Rebecca Masson opened the doors of her soon-to-open shop and welcomed 75 YPs to party out back in the New Orleans-style hidden courtyard. In addition to sampling Masson's renowned sweet treats, guests also got a first taste of the menu from the Azuma Group 's Izakaya, which opens soon next to Fluff Bake Bar.

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  18. Theater review: a Man of La ManchaaRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Star-Telegram.com

    ... Impossible Dream , Adolfo has him sitting in a corner singing while center stage is occupied by a couple dancing a ballet. It's beautifully choreographed by Maegan Marie Stewart, but it's another derailment of intent. Vocally, the show's leads - ...

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  19. Spring to Dance Festival in St. Louis welcomes Grand Rapids Ballet for third national appearanceRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | MLive.com

    Michigan's leading ballet company is one of 30 professional companies performing in one of the largest dance festivals in the United States, held on Memorial Day weekend. Grand Rapids Ballet on Saturday dances "Slight" by choreographer Penny Saunders of Hubbard Street Dance Chicago, on the second day of the three-day festival, held in two locations in St. Louis.

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  20. Classical Indian dance works your body and your brainRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Seattle Times

    ... stomp my feet in time. We moved on to one of the Tribhangi exercises, with a foot setup similar to third position in ballet - the base foot at a diagonal, the heel of the other foot pointing in. Legs bent, of course. We had one hand on our hip, ...

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