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  1. New York City Ballet dancers use a NYC subway station as a stage: videoRead the original story

    Friday | Curbed

    We all need a little bit of levity today, yes? Thank your deity of choice, then, for the New York City Ballet: The company released a trailer for Justin Peck's upcoming ballet, The Times Are Racing , and it's as much an ode to the surprising beauty of the subway as a preview of the sure-to-be-delightful performance itself. notes, the ballet is unusual in that it'll be performed in sneakers ; it's a callback to legendary choreographer Jerome Robbins, whose NY Export: Opus Jazz featured dancers in a similar sartorial guise.

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  2. Matt Crowle to Star in Porchlight Revisits' Little MeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... of The Auditorium Theatre starring Patti LuPone , John Mahon ey and stars of Lyric Opera of Chicago, The Joffrey Ballet, Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater and more, Fifth of July and Talley's Folly at the Oak Park Festival Theatre, The Petrified ...

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  3. UM School of Theatre & Dance to Host ACDA Benefit ConcertRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... artists and critics. The Benefit Concert is a compilation of original choreography ranging in genres from romantic ballet, contemporary dance, dance theatre, modern dance and improvisation. The Benefit Concert helps to raise critical funds for UM ...

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  4. CBB's Chloe Ferry looks angelic in childhood photosRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Daily Mail

    ... Chloe Ferry from her childhood paint a different picture of the Geordie Shore star altogether. It would seem ballet was her favoured dancing pastime as a child, as the first image features the little brunette standing on top of a table in a crisp ...

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  5. A 53-Year-Old Ballerina Personifies Defying Age in This Skin Care AdRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Adweek

    Beauty and skin-care products often have a similar goal - to defy age. When it comes to personifying that concept, skin-care brand No7 has chosen the ideal spokesperson: Alessandra Ferri, who was the youngest prima ballerina at London's Royal Ballet at 19 and is still dancing professionally at 53. Ferri's remarkable feat is celebrated in No7's campaign produced with Mother London and Mother New York that launched in the U.K. earlier this year and in the U.S. this month.

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  6. Vision Latino Theatre Company to Launch Second Season with Just Like UsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... OLIVERIO: A BRAZILIAN TWIST ON DICKENS for the Kennedy Center. Her libretto of THE SUN ALSO RISES for the Washington Ballet received accolades in the New York Times and she is currently writing the libretto for THE LEGEND OF SLEEPY HOLLOW with ...

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  7. Bodiography celebrates 15 seasons in PittsburghRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Almanac

    For Bodiography Contemporary Ballet's 15th Anniversary Red Carpet Celebration at 8 p.m. Jan. 21 at the Byham Theater, Maria Caruso will present four separate works, two of which will make their Pittsburgh premiere. Lauren Suflita Skrabalak, former BCB principal dancer and Southern rehearsal director, will be in residence in Pittsburgh to assist with these two works: Life Tides, courtesy of Winthrop University, and Parabola, courtesy of Open Door.

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  8. So you think you can dance: New Mexico School for the ArtsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Santa Fe New Mexican

    The young dancers at New Mexico School for the Arts show off their talents with four world premieres at Winter Dances 2017: An Evening of Mixed Repertoire, opening at the James A. Little Theater at New Mexico School for the Deaf at 7 p.m. on Friday, Jan. 20. Sostenuto , choreographed by Penny Saunders, is a neoclassical duet with live accompaniment, while Take Five , choreographed by Russell Baker, executive director of NDI New Mexico, is set to the music of the Dave Brubeck Quartet. Allemande is choreographed by Garrett Anderson, the chair of the NMSA dance department, and Hold, the wind breathless , was created for NMSA students by Quinn Wharton, who incorporated ballet and hip-hop dance into the choreography.

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  9. Smuin Brings Vibrant Dance Series 01 to Mountain View and CarmelRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | BroadwayWorld.com

    Smuin, having completed a record-setting run of its lauded annual tradition The Christmas Ballet that was hailed by critics as "sheer joy" and "delectable" , returns in March with Dance Series 01. Continuing its 23rd season under its new identity of Smuin , the company presents this effervescent program in Mountain View and Carmel. Dance Series 01, which debuted in September 2016 in San Francisco and Walnut Creek, features three distinct works including a world premiere, a regional premiere, and a treasured work by Michael Smuin .

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  10. Judges for June 2017 Kozlova International Ballet CompetitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | BroadwayWorld.com

    The 7th Annual Valentina Kozlova International Ballet Competition, rewarding excellence in both classical and modern dance, will take place June 5-10 at Symphony Space, 95th Street & Broadway, New York City. Semi-finals were held in Posadas, Argentina, September 2016, and a second semi-finals event is scheduled for March 2-4, 2017, at the theater of the Hermitage Museum, St. Petersburg, Russia.

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  11. The Five Best Things to Do This Weekend in HoustonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Houston Press

    ... call 713-524-5050 or visit dacamera.com . $37.50 to $67.50. The flying steps integrate their power moves with ballet to the sounds of Bach originally composed in the 1700's. B is for Bachand breakdancing? Not so surprising, says Uwe Donaubauer, ...

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  12. Cape Town City Ballet Presents Summer Classics at the Masque TheatreRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | BroadwayWorld.com

    The Cape Town City Ballet returns to the Masque Theatre for the fifteenth consecutive year with a programme that features a range of classics from its repertoire. The programme, entitled SUMMER CLASSICS, will run for only four performances.

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  13. Arts and crafts and comedy are among the things to do in London this weekend.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Guardian-series.co.uk

    ... health charity Brook. The line-up features Al Murray, Desiree Burch, Ed Byrne, and many more. Live from the Bolshoi Ballet. On her 16th birthday, a curse by the evil Carabosse causes the beautiful Princess Aurora to fall into a deep slumber for 100 ...

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  14. The death of new music? Plus: Wayne McGregorRead the original story

    Friday | Financial Times

    Did pop itself die alongside David Bowie and Prince last year? Or is it constantly reinventing itself? We debate the state of new music and look forward to the albums of 2017. Plus, choreographer Wayne McGregor on raving in 1990s and why he's turning Virginia Woolf into ballet.

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  15. Mick Jagger's girlfriend Melanie Hamrick shows off incredible...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Hellomagazine.com

    ... new mother took to her Instagram page on Friday to share a picture of herself looking rather trim as she returned to ballet practice at the American Ballet Theatre. In the caption, she wrote: "Feeling good! Baby steps back to the barre ...

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  16. Weekend picks: Ezra's Kevin Griffin hits City WineryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 19 | Daily Herald

    Kevin Griffin of Better than Ezra plays two nights at City Winery in Chicago -- Friday, Jan. 20 and Saturday, Jan. 21. The State Ballet Theatre of Russia presents Prokofiev's classic ballet "Cinderella" at the Genesee Theatre on Friday, Jan. 20. Kevin Griffin, the distinctive voice behind Better Than Ezra's hits "Desperately Wanting," "In the Blood," "King of New Orleans," "Breathless" and more over the last two decades, is bringing two solo performances to Chicago's City Winery. A pair of great local acoustic openers are joining him on stage -- Ryan Powers on Friday, and Rolling Meadows' David Paige on Saturday .

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  17. 150 dance moves for Canada's 150th birthdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 19 | The Daily Courier

    Ballet Kelowna will officially launch its 2017 season and Canada's 150th anniversary year with a special program on Feb. 3-4. 150 Moves is a program of classical and contemporary dance created by the country's top choreographers, taking place at the Kelowna Community Theatre at 7:30 p.m. Th gala-style performance will feature some of the leading Canadian and emerging choreographers and dancers from Ballet Kelowna, Vancouver's Arts Umbrella Dance Company and Alberta Ballet II.

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  18. The Whirling Ballet of the Presidential MotorcadeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 12 | Wired

    ... bad guys. It's their threat, specific or not-so-specific, real or imagined, that motivates this whole enterprise. The ballet starts with some serious training. The local cops appearing in the show probably started studying in a classroom, and might ...

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  19. In Focus A look at Benjamin Millepied, dancing as fast as he canRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Boston.com

    Some ballet documentaries, like Jody Lee Lipes's "Dance 422" , focus on the often tense, inspired, sometimes tedious process of putting together a production before a rapidly approaching deadline. Others, such as Nick Read's "Bolshoi Babylon" , regard the institution as a microcosm of the chaos and corruption of the system at large.

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  20. The violinist who changes lives by playing to some of Russia's most vulnerable childrenRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Bournemouth Echo

    ... between artists from the Bolshoi Theatre, musicians from the Moscow Conservatory and dancers from the Kremlin Ballet Theatre. The former Corfe Hills School pupil, who graduated from Goldsmith's College, University of London with a master's degree in ...

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