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  1. Five 'wow' moments at America's aviation WoodstockRead the original story

    8 min ago |

    ... you might think. The process is a precisely, delicately and beautifully choreographed mechanical and aeronautical ballet in the sky, executed by a group of highly trained professionals with decades of military aviation experience. "My dad bought the ...


  2. Olympia Symphony partners with other groups to create new festivalRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Olympian

    ... the youth groups to play, so we invited the Student Orchestras of Greater Olympia, the Olympia Youth Chorus and Ballet Northwest. This marks the 10th anniversary of the Capitol concert, and we wanted to make it more significant for the community. We ...


  3. BWW: Enrique Cruz DeJesus Paints The Future and Honors The PastRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago |

    ... that you have to like something about it. If they didn't screw up or the dancers didn't do something to mess up their ballet; you have to find something to like about it. Yeah. And it doesn't mean that you're going to like everything. When you like ...


  4. BWW Interview: We're Not in Kansas Anymore: A Chat with STRAIGHT ...Read the original story

    3 hrs ago |

    ... I did American Idol - and I was criticized for being "too Broadway" at times. It's an easy scapegoat. But I'd done ballet my whole life. I had all the aspects of being a Broadway performer, but I'd never did them all together. I sang in church and ...


  5. Recognizing the Life's Work of a Cleveland Teacher and ArtistRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | WKSU-FM Kent

    ... of the works are large. Tregoning assembled 70 paintings with subjects varying from family and friends to movies, ballet, modern dance, and urban life. New York art dealer Edith Halpert was taken with Eterovich after seeing his work in the 1951 ...


  6. National Ballet hopes to wow New York audience with The Winter's TaleRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Globe and Mail

    Hannah Fischer and Piotr Stanczyk perform in The National Ballet of Canada's staging of The Winter's Tale. Hannah Fischer and Piotr Stanczyk perform in The National Ballet of Canada's staging of The Winter's Tale.


  7. Susan's girls clean up at the RoyalRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Derby Shire Times

    Pictured from left are Shannon O'Carroll, Elise watt, Caitlin Bell, Abigail Haslam and Neve Moor, all students at Susan's Dance Studio, Eckington.The five girls fought through a tough audition process to get a place in a production of Giselle with the English Youth Ballet at Nottingham's Theatre Royal earlier this month.The girls were five of the 100 to be accepted from more than 300 contenders.Abigail's mum, Amy Hasland, said: "The rehearsal schedule was tough.


  8. Learning Ballet as an AdultRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Santa Barbara Independent

    There I stood, a full-grown adult in my first-ever ballet class, and let me tell you: It was hard. Though my instructor, American Dance ) Carrie Diamond, was kind and patient, I couldn't help but hear in my head the words from an I Love Lucy episode when Lucy pretended to be a prima ballerina: "In the first place, your posture is atrocious.


  9. Performers aged three and four compete in Plymouth dance festivalRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Western morning News

    ... as a guest teacher for various schools and colleges in the UK. Day three saw little Farah Davidson performing in the Ballet 3 and 4 years class, which also included Annie, Lola, Bonnie, Robyn and Darcey. A wide range of classes have been included in ...


  10. Studio Dance Conservatory To Feature Guest Instructor Jake Casey In Summer IntensiveRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Post-Journal, Jamestown New York

    ... a two-week summer intensive next month, the former of which will feature guest teacher Jake Casey of the Cincinnati Ballet company. Casey, who is a dancer, choreographer and teacher with the Cincinnati Ballet, will host two separate classes on ...


  11. Disney's The Nutcracker live-action movie finds its ClaraRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Disney Blog

    We learned two weeks ago that barrier breaking ballerina Misty Copeland had been announced as the lead ballerina in the Disney movie "The Nutcracker and the Four Realms" based off the 1816 story "The Nutcracker and the Mouse King," which itself inspired the famous Tchaikovsky ballet. Now we know who has been cast as Clara, the young female lead, - it's Mackenzie Foy.


  12. Casting News: Linney, Foy, Gillan, MirchoffRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Dark Horizons News

    ... film's sole dance number. Based on the 1816 story by E.T.A. Hoffmann which subsequently became the 1892 Tchaikovsky ballet, Foy's character is charged by her parents with taking care of a Christmas toy Nutcracker doll which comes to life and defeats ...


  13. Review / QL2 'Connected' still to successRead the original story

    Yesterday | Canberra City News

    ... was the mastermind of government departments, integrator of freed convicts into the [] dance / "Divenire", Melbourne Ballet Company. Directed by Simon Hoy, at The Q - Queanbeyan Performing Arts Centre, July 8-9. Reviewed by Bill Stephens


  14. Milk Carton on a StringRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Brunswick News

    ... night," she said. The list of performers includes Rodriguez-Ortiz; Sasha De Sola, soloist with the San Francisco Ballet; Catherine Colon, dancer with Hillsong Australia; Jessica Pate, Pilates instructor and contemporary dancer/choreographer; Daniel ...


  15. Casey: Outdoor kitchen was great, while it lastedRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... Valley four years ago, after he married his wife, Yolanda. She's traveled the country as a professional dancer - the ballet kind. Franklin is a big and funny guy. For one thing, he's a smooth talker. That probably comes in handy at his job - he's a ...


  16. Rising above the a barrea -Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Sampson Independent

    ... That's where she earned a greater love for the art. Lee's studio is open for students ages 2-18 and in the areas of ballet, tap, lyrical, jazz, acrobatics, hip hop, clogging and contemporary and modern. Classes are available for students at all ...


  17. Christopher Hunte's glam alter-ego, Symone Says, is a benevolent forceRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Georgia Straight

    ... Pride Parade and, somewhere in this hectic schedule, even found the time to take on the part of Mother Ginger in Goh Ballet's The Nutcracker in 2012. On stage, she belts out an infectious set list of tunes by some of the 20th century's most iconic ...


  18. Retired Oak Bay dancer finds new legs in theatreRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    A former dancer trained with Maureen Eastick, artistic director at Pacific Dance, Murphy-Dyson has performed on Victoria-area stages before with the Royal Winnipeg Ballet. Today, Centennial Square forms her spotlight as she dances alongside a pair of free performances by Calgary singer songwriter Evan Freeman.


  19. HMWYBS: "The Turning Point"Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago |

    ... it to quite pull it off. But now we're straying into Oscar stats when what we really want to talk about is this ballet melodrama and its gauzy prettiness. Worthy of 11 Oscar nominations? Surely not but that's not because of its subject or its cast ...


  20. Ukrainian-born dancers train, encourage young dancers to fall in love with balletRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Capital-Journal

    Oksana Maslova, left, a Ukrainian-born professional ballerina, works with Nina Tancabelic, 16, in the Kansas Ballet studios, in Topeka, on Tuesday. Tancabelic, who will be a junior at Topeka High School this fall, has been dancing ballet since she was seven years old and has danced for Kansas Ballet since 2012.