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  1. Classical review: Auckland Philharmonia Orchestra, Auckland Town HallRead the original story w/Photo

    6 min ago | The New Zealand Herald

    ... of his native Armenia. Gourlay and the orchestra held nothing back in eight colourful extracts from Khachaturian's ballet Gayaneh; the Sabre Dance was a slashing success and the conductor presented the bonus of a tumultuous Gopak to inspire, as he ...

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  2. Duane Alexander performs 'Singin' in the Rain.' Photo by Chamby SotoRead the original story w/Photo

    55 min ago | ABS-CBN News

    ... out of a cake without necessarily becoming corny and outdated. In fact, the lavish production numbers, which utilize ballet, tap and other classical dance styles, turn out to be refreshing and impressive as these moves are rarely seen in more modern ...

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  3. Ballet star inspires young dancers to follow in his footstepsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | CBS News

    To the ballet students at Suitland High School in Maryland, Eric Underwood is a legend. That's because Underwood -- a graduate of Suitland High -- has risen to stardom with the Royal Ballet of London.

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  4. African-American ballet dancer pays it forwardRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | CBS News

    Eric Underwood rose to stardom with the Royal Ballet of London. While on tour in the U.S., Underwood stopped by his Maryland high school to inspire students, especially aspiring black dancers.

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  5. Badly injured Argentinian dancer regains full consciousnessRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | GlobalNews

    ... who was critically hurt in an accident in North Vancouver. Elaine Yong has more. The friends of an Argentinian ballet dancer badly hurt in a roller-skating accident in North Vancouver last week are hoping to fundraise enough money to make sure she ...

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  6. 20:21 review: Triple bill a transcendent mix of sound and movementRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Age

    The Australian Ballet presents a triple bill of dance works in its latest production, 20:21. George Balanchine's 1972 Symphony in Three Movements and Twyla Tharp's 1986 In the Upper Room are key works of the 20th century, juxtaposing classical ballet sequences with the contemporary influences of their era.

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  7. Coordinating Kitsap County Fair is a 'ballet'Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Central Kitsap Reporter

    ... booth, and selfie stations located at key points along the grounds. As the fair date draws closer, a choreographed ballet starts to swing into gear: a month out the parks department gives the grounds a thorough going-over, grass is cut, trees are ...

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  8. Your cheat sheet to Theater District Open House: Great performances, boat tours & more - all freeRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | CultureMap

    ... of hands-on fun. The Houston Symphony opens an instrument petting zoo. The Alley has face painting, while the Houston Ballet will give kids the opportunity to try on ballet costumes as well as get a Christmas-in-August treat of meeting the Sugar ...

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  9. Misty Copeland Makes Her Broadway Debut in 'On the Town'Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | ETonline

    In June, it was revealed the ballerina had been named the American Ballet Theatre's first black principal dancer in the 75-year history of the company. The news came after she was named one of Time 's 100 Most Influential People .

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  10. Orlando's arts scene hits new heightsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... by Terry Teachout, an author, playwright and critic for the Wall Street Journal. "New" is also a buzzword at Orlando Ballet, where there's a new commitment to live music: Every mainstage production will feature orchestral accompaniment. ...

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  11. Benicia Film fests include global entriesRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Vallejo Times-Herald

    ... by Benician John Beck. Beck joins filmmakers Billy Cruz (“Tunnel”) and David Manley (“Ballet Dreams”) at about 1:10 p.m. for a discussion. Tickets for the Benicia Film Festival are $15-$50 and on sale online at ...

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  12. Cleveland Orchestra Sets 2015-16 Family ConcertsRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... "Gotta Dance!", The Cleveland Orchestra and Associate Conductor Brett Mitchell will be joined by the "new" Cleveland Ballet for a program featuring a habanera from Bizet's Carmen, a wild square dance from Copland's Rodeo, and rousing Slavonic Dances ...

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  13. The Verdict: Critics Review Misty Copeland in On the TownRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Playbill

    ... me that got me to this position. Copeland was born in Kansas City, MO, and raised in San Pedro, CA. She began her ballet studies at the age of 13 at the San Pedro City Ballet and won first place in the Music Center Spotlight Awards. She continued ...

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  14. The Joffrey Ballet to Premiere MILLENNIALS, 9/16-20Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    The Joffrey Ballet opens its 2015-2016 60th Anniversary season with a special mixed repertory program entitled Millennials , showcasing new works by the country's next generation of choreographic talents including World Premieres by Myles Thatcher and Annabelle Lopez Ochoa plus the Chicago Premiere of Fool's Paradise, choreographed by Tony Award winning choreographer, Christopher Wheeldon. Millennials is presented in five performances only, at the Auditorium Theatre of Roosevelt University, 50 E. Congress Parkway, September 16-20.

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  15. Ballet Royale's Annual Grand Open House CelebrationRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Patch.com

    There will be pre-ballet creative dance class previews for dancers ages 3-7yrs at 3:00, 4:00 and 5:00pm, free face-painting, and a hair craft too!

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  16. 5 Dumbbell Exercises to Sculpt Strong Arms and a Ballerina BodyRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Shape

    Barre classes make lots of promises: Sculpt a leaner body, elongate your muscles, and tone up all over. And while nothing good comes without hard work, there's something to be said about these tiny, isometric movements that the ballet-inspired workouts focus on.

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  17. "Dance Moms" star comes to OceansideRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | South Shore Record

    ... Hilliker is from Scottsdale, Arizona. She has danced at various studios including Club Dance Studio and Master Ballet Academy. She competed in Abby's Ultimate Dance Competition, Disney's Make Your Mark: Ultimate Dance Off and Shake it Up, in ...

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  18. Bracebridge girl dances her way to GreeceRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | CottageCountryNow.ca

    ... day along with four evening performances at the Hydrama Theatre. In addition to daily training in contemporary, jazz, ballet and pilates, dancers had the opportunity to take classes in musical theatre, voice, and speech and acting, and performed the ...

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  19. The Castle MovementRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Free Press

    ... classes, all forms of yoga include pre- and post-natal [starting] in the fall," she said, adding there will also be ballet classes, a variety of dance classes, and a spin studio. "That's where we'll welcome the community. We have a whole bunch of ...

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  20. Highlights of the fall dance seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | SFGate

    Smuin Ballet : This model of a chamber ballet troupe plans two premieres for its peripatetic fall program. Choreographer in residence Amy Seiwert finds inspiration in Shostakovich's "Jazz Suite."

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