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2 hrs ago | The Jersey Journal

The Bolshoi Ballet's 'Don Quixote' is a hard sell

With the opening of its "Don Quixote" at the Lincoln Center Festival on Tuesday, the Bolshoi Ballet traded swan feathers for flounces, fans and castanets.


Related Topix: Arts, Dance, New York, Entertainment

6 hrs ago | UWE News

UWE Bristol award Honorary Degree to David Rose

UWE Bristol awarded the Honorary Degree of Doctor of Arts to David Rose in recognition of his outstanding contribution to film and television.


Related Topix: Arts, Paris, TX

10 hrs ago |

Ballet San Jose Kicks Off International Tour of CARMEN with Natalia...

Ballet San Jose Artistic Director Jos Manuel Carreo has announced that the Company has been invited to tour with celebrated former Bolshoi Ballet stars Natalia Osipova and Ivan Vasiliev in performances in Southern California, Moscow and London this summer.


Related Topix: Arts, World News, Russia, Costa Mesa, CA, 9, Mesa, CA, Asia

Thu Jul 24, 2014


Christina Applegate is a 'dance mom'

Christina Applegate admits she pushes her daughter to do well at ballet because she has a passion for dance herself.


Related Topix: Christina Applegate, Celebrities, Arts, Entertainment

The Capital-Journal

Dorothy takes to her toes on this Yellow Brick Road trek

Kansas Ballet will present the world premiere of its production of "The Wizard of Oz," featuring, from left, Lion , Scarecrow , Dorothy and Tin Man , at 4 p.m. Saturday in Hoehner Auditorium of Topeka High School, 800 S.W. 10th.


Related Topix: Arts, Kansas, Dance, Wamego, KS

Bellydance Evolution gives 'Alice in Wonderland' a whole new groove

Alice, the White Rabbit, Mad Hatter, Queen of Hearts and many others familiar characters from the classic tale "Alice in Wonderland" are coming to Hollywood - but they've never been seen like this.


Related Topix: Alice in Wonderland, Family, Animation Movies, Comedy Movies, Musical Movies, Arts, Dance

The Now Newspaper

Langley dancer hip hops her way to Germany

It's OK to call hip hop dancer Kelsey-Mae Hayes a 'hot dog' but she'd rather you ordered one.


Related Topix: Canada, Arts

Korea Herald

Madama Butterfly' ballet removed from KNB 2015 lineup

After falling on harsh public and media criticism, the country's premiere of the much-anticipated and widely publicized ballet production of "Madama Butterfly" has been removed from the Korean National Ballet's 2015 season lineup.


Related Topix: Arts

Hispanic Business

Pennsylvania Ballet's new leader has 'a lot of plans'

It got an immediate jolt Tuesday when it named , is an international star who has performed with every major company around the globe.


Related Topix: Arts, Dance

Wed Jul 23, 2014

Daniel Betts, Zackary Momoh and More Star in to Kill a Mockingbird - Full Cast Announced

Casting for Regent Park Open Air Theatre's production of To Kill A Mockingbird was announced today.


Related Topix: Royal Shakespeare Company, Entertainment, Drama, Television, Arts, Europe, World News, United Kingdom


S.F. Ballet's Paris run earns fans in media and masses

San Francisco Ballet dancers perform Jerome Robbins' "Glass Pieces" during a 17-performance run that was well received by critics at the Les EtA©s de la Danse Festival in Paris.


Related Topix: Arts, France, World News, Dance, San Francisco County, CA, San Francisco, CA

Inside Bay Area

Arts Notes: Lafayette Clay and glass artists' exhibition opens Aug. 5; Diablo Ballet benefit 'Gallop'

Walnut Creek's Diablo Ballet presents its fourth Gourmet Gallop, a one-night gourmet walking tour adventure from 6 to 9 p.m. Aug. 7, to include wine tasting, cocktails and nibbles at some of the city's finest restaurants.


Related Topix: Diablo, CA, Arts, Walnut Creek, CA, UC Berkeley

CBC News

B.C. ballerinas from Vancouver's Goh Ballet hit world stage

Four teenage dancers from Vancouver's Goh Ballet Academy are representing Canada this week at the International Ballet and Contemporary Dance Competition in Vienna, Austria.


Related Topix: Arts, World News, Austria, Canada

Romsey Advertiser

Winchester's Florian dancers stage sell-out show

There were five performances at The Point in Eastleigh from July 18-20 reaching an audience of 1,600 people.


Related Topix: Hampshire County, England, World News, United Kingdom, Arts

South Wales Argus

Youngsters learn ballet skills at Newport class

Ballet Cymru are in rehearsals for a Summer of dance at The Riverfront. Pictured is Ffion Elmer during dance rehearsals.


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Fire Island Dance Festival Raises $533,860 For Fight Against AIDS

Fire Island Dance Festival celebrated its 20th anniversary edition July 18-20, 2014, with artistry, gravity-defying movement, romance and remembrance, raising a record-shattering $533,860 for Dancers Responding to AIDS, a program of Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS.


Related Topix: Arts, Dance, Fire Island, NY

CBC News

Royal Winnipeg Ballet offers free shows at Assiniboine Park

"The setting is rather casual, you can bring a lunch or a picnic and chat, run around.


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Lutterworth Today

Youngsters net roles in Nutcracker production

Hannah Bishop , of Medbourne, Ashlea Knight of Kibworth and Abigail Taylor of Fleckney were selected at auditions from more than250 young hopefuls.


Related Topix: Leicestershire County, England, United Kingdom, Arts,

Tue Jul 22, 2014

Pa. Ballet names artistic director

The Spanish-born Corella, 38, whose appointment was approved Tuesday by the board, is slated to start part-time in September, then full- time in January.


Related Topix: Arts, Entertainment

St. Petersburg Times

Next Generation Ballet brings 'Summer Fantasy' to the Straz

Jeffrey Cirio and Hannah Beach practice Next Generation Ballet's Summer Fantasy, which opens Friday at the Straz with more than 200 dancers.


Related Topix: Arts