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  1. On Native GroundNOT All Economic Stimulus is Created EqualRead the original story

    47 min ago | American Reporter

    ... her life to dance. A copy of a Degas dancer greets you at the entrance to her house, and sculptures and paintings of ballet and modern dancers are scattered throughout. Although she's now 91, my mother is in the process of directing and ...


  2. The New York City Ballet Launches 2015 Spring Season TonightRead the original story w/Photo

    57 min ago |

    New York City Ballet will open its 2015 Spring Season tonight, April 28 with three programs of 12 landmark Black & White ballets by George Balanchine : Monumentum pro Gesualdo, Movements for Piano and Orchestra, Concerto Barocco, Episodes, The Four Temperaments, Apollo, Agon, Duo Concertant, Symphony in Three Movements, Square Dance, Le Tombeau de Couperin, and Stravinsky Violin Concerto. The ballets will be performed in 11 performances during the first two weeks.


  3. Rioult Dance Ny Offers Open Rehearsal for Street Singer TodayRead the original story w/Photo

    58 min ago |

    ... y off the proscenium stage, he invites audiences to experience RIOULT Dance NY in a way unlike ever before. Mariinsky Ballet, Les Ballets de Monte-Carlo, Alvin Ailey and Royal Swedish Ballet Set for Segerstrom Center's 2015-16 Dance Series


  4. Boulder workout: Belly DanceRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Daily Camera

    Instructor: Georgia Michelle (that's her full dancer name), of Boulder, who has been dancing since age 4 (classical ballet, jazz, tap, modern and character). Georgia Michelle has a master's in dance, is the director of the Colorado Belly Dance ...


  5. Oakland Ballet plans ambitious 50th-season celebration May 23-24Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Daily Democrat

    The Oakland Ballet, a storied company that operates on a shoestring, will celebrate its 50th season later this month with its most creatively ambitious programs in more than a decade. Artistic director Graham Lustig swept in five years ago, as the company came back to life after a brief 2006 closure.


  6. Review Roundup: Lyric Opera of Chicago's CAROUSELRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago |

    ... derive from the challenge of presenting a musical on an expansive opera house stage...Ashford's choreography for the ballet, and for the opening waltz, can be blurry and overly busy...At other times, the upbeat numbers take a while to gain steam, ...


  7. Brasch WordsIS 'Cake' the Cure for the Health Care Crisis?Read the original story

    5 hrs ago | American Reporter

    It includes Gallery Walk in downtown Brattleboro, where Mom is startled to find that she is famous here because of these columns. It involves a three-day adventure in Saratoga - always including a Thursday - where we stay at the same motel my mother and father used to stay at every year when he took her to see The New York City Ballet, and, after his death, where my mother and her second husband stayed.


  8. Snap a Selfie to Win Tickets to SF Ballet's 'Romeo & Juliet'Read the original story

    6 hrs ago | 7x7

    Snap a shot like the one above and post to Instagram with the hashtag #romeoandjuliet7x7 for a chance to win! Romeo & Juliet : It's one of the most popular and romantic stories of all time, and the San Francisco Ballet is taking it on. Don't miss your chance to win a pair of tickets for a perfect date night.


  9. San Francisco Ballet closes season with Tomasson's 'Romeo & Juliet'Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago |

    Shakespeare's romantic tragedy of the two young lovers of 16th century Verona has been recreated in almost every theatrical form for hundreds of years. Passionate, dramatic and colorful, the story of Romeo and Juliet has long held an allure for choreographers and composers as well, and various interpretations of the ballet have emerged since its first appearance in the latter part of the18th century.


  10. Pizarro: Ballet San Jose playing Fairy Godmother for 'Cinderella'Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Sunnyvale Sun

    Ballet San Jose Silicon Valley is looking to play Fairy Godmother next month with the help of valley companies and philanthropists by inviting thousands of children and their moms to see its production of "Cinderella" over Mother's Day weekend. The "Grant A Wish" initiative will allow up to 4,000 kids and their moms to see one of the ballet's four shows at the San Jose Center for the Performing Arts on May 8-10.


  11. Put on Those Dancing Shoes - the Ailey Dancers are Coming to TownRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Sag Harbor Online

    ... says Ms. Devinney. "We try to get performances and events that show a large diversity of dance." "It's not just ballet or modern and not just big names," she adds. "We really want to reach out to some of the experimental troupes. We also want to ...


  12. A modern take on danceRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Cloverdale Reporter

    Now in its 49th year, the competition features 10,000 dancers performing acrodance , ballet , modern, contemporary, international, jazz , hip hop/street , tap and stage routines. The festival continues with contemporary dance until April 28 and includes the No Borders Group Dance Challenge and awards presentation on May 9. We encourage an open exchange of ideas on this story's topic, but we ask you to follow our guidelines for respecting community standards.


  13. Conservatory of Contemporary Dance Debuts New Name: Lincoln DanceCentreRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Strictly Business Magazine Lincoln

    ... up-to-date training for students ages 3-adult at an affordable price. The core program offers classes in Ballet, Pointe, Jazz, Contemporary, Modern, Creative Movement, and Tap. They also offer private lessons and coaching services for individual and ...


  14. HemetHEMET: High school stages"The Little Prince"Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Press-Enterprise

    ... matter of imagination, growing, love and loss all aim at the early teen age group," Cherland said. "However, our ballet dances, live musicians, vibrant colors and universal story should please just about any age." He explained that beside the ...


  15. OKFCA 2015 : Slideshow #3 Saturday on the Greatlawn at the Myriad GardensRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago |

    ... to it, initially with the kids sassing or ignoring the teacher and then with them all cooperatively moving together. Ballet Folklorico featured dances from various states of Mexico. These were announced as Jalisco, Chihuahua, Michoacan, Vera Cruz, ...


  16. Get Your Tickets Now For "Narnia: The Ballet"Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago |

    Come and see us dance in the upcoming production "Narnia: The Ballet" based on the classic C.S. Lewis' book, "The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe."


  17. Review: Music by Yo-Yo Ma, Dessa enlivens Sewell showRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Star Tribune

    Between the richly complex compositions by Yo-Yo Ma and the Silk Road Ensemble and the bewitching lyrics and catchy tunes of local songstress/poet/rapper Dessa, the contemporary ballet company has exciting recorded material to draw from in search of its own creations. The best moments of the show happen when the movement and the music act out a kind of dialogue, not synonymous yet somehow attuned to each other.


  18. Mark Morris's Dark SpringRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | New Yorker

    ... to have trouble throwing out the runic mythology. The libretto, devised by Stravinsky with Nicholas Roerich, the ballet's set and costume designer, was printed in the program for the original performance, in 1913, and what it says didn't just ...


  19. Darlington dancer signs up with London academyRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Darlington and Stockton Times

    ... attended various theatre arts school such as Stagecoach in Darlington and Yarm, also taking specialised classes in ballet and tap dancing. He has been a member of The ArtsSpark Youth Theatre and Youth Dance classes for more than two years now. He ...


  20. New Jersey Ballet & NJ Tap Dance Ensemble to Present Tappin' at the Ballet at Mpac, 5/16Read the original story

    14 hrs ago |

    New Jersey Ballet returns to Mayo Performing Arts Center for three performances the weekend of May 16-17. On Saturday, May 16, the state's premier ballet company joins forces with New Jersey Tap Dance Ensemble to present Tappin' at the Ballet.