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Sunday Aug 31 | The Times-Picayune

River Region Ballet is celebrating its 20th cultural season, auditions for Nutcracker planned Sept. 7

River Region Ballet is celebrating its 20th cultural season. For the past 20 years the company has worked to bring the art of dance to St. Charles Parish.

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Related Topix: Arts, Ballet, Classical, Norco, LA, Destrehan, LA

Sunday Aug 31 | Psychology Today

Islands of Genius: How Savants Do What they Do

"Savant syndrome" is the name for a rare but extraordinary condition in which someone with serious mental impairment displays a spectacular " island of genius " amidst his overall disability.

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Related Topix: Autism, Health, Classical, Celebrities, Dustin Hoffman

Thu Aug 28, 2014

The San Diego Union-Tribune

Symphony's Summer Pops concludes with '1812'

They say the only things certain are death and taxes, but in San Diego, you can add a third: the San Diego Symphony playing Tchaikovsky's "1812" Overture as the summer comes crashing to a close.

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Related Topix: Symphony, Arts, Classical

Mon Aug 25, 2014

Canada.com

Classical roots finally flower for Loverboy keyboardist Doug Johnson

By the 1960s, Johnson was playing keyboards in rock 'n' roll bands, by 1980 he was in Loverboy and about to become part of a long-term success story.

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Related Topix: Classical, Beethoven, Bach, Chopin

BroadwayWorld.com

Augustin Hadelich Returns to the Rhode Island Philharmonic Orchestra...

The Rhode Island Philharmonic Orchestra kicks off Season 70 , its 70th Anniversary season, with a celebratory performance at 8:00pm on Saturday September 20 at The Vets, 1 Avenue of the Arts in Providence .

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Related Topix: Providence, RI, Classical, Symphony, Arts, Strauss, Prokofiev

Worcester Telegram & Gazette

Auditions for 'Nutcracker' Sept. 6 in Worcester

Ballet Arts Worcester and The Hanover Theatre for the Performing Arts have announced that "The Nutcracker" will again be featured in the theatre's 2014 holiday lineup.

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Related Topix: Arts, Ballet, Worcester, MA, Classical, Clark University

Fri Aug 22, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

The Met's Summer HD Festival Lights Up Lincoln Center Plaza with ...

The Metropolitan Opera's popular Summer HD Festival returns to Lincoln Center Plaza with screenings of ten acclaimed productions from the Met's Emmy Award-winning Live in HD series, including four new productions from the 2013-14 season: Borodin's Prince Igor starring Ildar Abdrazakov; Verdi's Falstaff conducted by James Levine and starring ... (more)

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Related Topix: Arts, Opera, Recreational Vehicle, Award, Borodin, James Levine, Massenet, Classical

Wed Aug 20, 2014

Los Angeles Times

At Hollywood Bowl, Nicholas McGegan is the man for all seasons

Nicholas McGegan conducts the Los Angeles Philharmonic and concertmaster Martin Chalifour in a program featuring Vivaldi's "The Four Seasons."

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Related Topix: The Four Seasons, Oldies, Los Angeles Philharmonic, Classical, Beethoven, Symphony, Arts, Esa-Pekka Salonen, Entertainment

ProSoundWeb

DPA Microphones Record Aspen Opera Theater Center

DPA Microphones played an integral role during the Aspen Opera Theater Center program held at the historic Wheeler Opera House during the recent Aspen Music Festival in Colorado.

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Related Topix: Arts, Theater, Opera, Classical

Fri Aug 15, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

Atlantic City Ballet Opens 32nd Season with Sleeping Beauty Tonight

Join the Atlantic City Ballet as they kick off their season with a special matinee performance of Sleeping Beauty tonight, August 16th.

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Related Topix: Arts, Ballet, Classical

Dominion Post

Review: Allegro

This vibrant season of five short works has something for everyone. If classical ballet is your preference, George Balanchine's Allegro Brillante will not disappoint.

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Related Topix: Arts, Ballet, Classical

Lucire

The Royal New Zealand Ballet's Allegro journeys from classical to science i ction

The Royal New Zealand Ballet's Allegro: Five Short Ballets , was a bittersweet performance, knowing it would be the last time many in the audience would see the company's principal guest artist, Gillian Murphy, dance.

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Related Topix: Arts, Ballet, Oceania, New Zealand, World News, Classical

Wed Aug 13, 2014

The Star Online

Magic in the air

Listen to the rhythm: The Hands Percussion core team of nine will be accompanied by four guest artists on the clarinet, bassoon, marimba, violin and cello in their take on Tchaikovsky's works on gamelan.

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Related Topix: Classical, Dance, Gamelan

Tue Aug 12, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

The Atlantic City Ballet Begins Its 32nd Season with Sleeping Beauty, 8/16

Join the Atlantic City Ballet as they kick off their season with a special matinee performance of Sleeping Beauty on August 16th.

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Related Topix: Arts, Ballet, Classical

Fri Aug 08, 2014

NBR Newsroom

Allegro - " another triumph for the Royal NZ Ballet

Aotea Centre July 30, then Napier August 8, Palmerston North August 12, Wellington August 15-17, Invercargill August 20, Dunedin August 23 With its latest set of contemporary dancers, the Royal New Zealand Ballet has confirmed it can easily straddle the worlds of classical and contemporary dance.

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Related Topix: Arts, Ballet, Oceania, New Zealand, World News, Classical, Inventions, Science / Technology

Thu Aug 07, 2014

The First Post

Swan Lake - reviews of 'sublime' Mariinsky Ballet

The Mariinsky Ballet's production of Swan Lake has opened at Royal Opera House, Covent Garden.

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Related Topix: Arts, Ballet, Classical

Mon Aug 04, 2014

Today.Az

Gabala Music Festival plays last notes

By AzerNews The sixth International Music Festival of Gabala came to an end on August 1. Tourists from foreign countries came to watch the outstanding musical event, organized by the Heydar Aliyev Foundation, which kicked off on July 23. The last concert in the open air called "Viva Opera" was presented by the Johannesburg Philharmonic Orchestra.

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Related Topix: Arts, Opera, Classical

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