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  1. DJ Walter's New Book "The Adventures Of Fish-Hook Seagull" Is A ...Read the original story

    Monday | PRWeb

    Recent release "The Adventures of Fish-Hook Seagull" from Page Publishing author DJ Walter is both enlightening and entertaining; this work, based on actual events, depicts the story of an adventure and an unlikely friendship. DJ Walter, a former pre-school teacher, dance studio owner, choreographer, grandmother of four, outdoors enthusiast, traveler, devoted writer and author, has completed her new book "The Adventures of Fish-Hook Seagull": an audacious story of courage, life, friendship and hope.


  2. After three weeks, 'Devi' gets a remarkable increaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday |

    ... 23). It is worth noting that 'Devi' is the debut production venture of Prabhu Deva who is already a successful actor, dance choreographer and director. Tamannah has played the titular character in the film and this is her second hit of the year ...


  3. The legendary Martha Graham Dance Company makes a rare Philadelphia appearanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 23 | DanceJournal

    One of America's most celebrated and visionary dance troupes, the Martha Graham Dance Company , returns to Philadelphia after a decade, November 3-6 in six performances at the Prince Theater, 1412 Chestnut Street. Named by Time Magazine as the "Dancer of the Century," founder/choreographer Martha Graham has left a deep and lasting impact on American art and culture through her repertoire of 181 works.


  4. Three ballet companies prove the brilliance of one legendary choreographer in 'Celebrate Forsythe'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 23 | Los Angeles Times

    ... at USC. The weekend's unusual program, repeated Saturday and Sunday, kicked off the 2016-17 Glorya Kaufman Presents Dance at the Music Center series with three companies performing different Forsythe pieces. Beginning in the 1980s, Forsythe staged a ...


  5. Celebrate ForsythRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 23 | LA Weekly

    He made his reputation in Europe helming Germany's Frankfort Ballet, but choreographer William Forsythe also developed ongoing relationships with U.S. ballet companies, three of which arrive to launch the Music Center's dance season with Celebrate Forsythe . San Francisco Ballet, Houston Ballet and Seattle's Pacific Northwest Ballet perform in this homage to the master, the culmination of a month-long series of events that included a site-specific event at LACMA and a lecture demonstration at USC's new Glorya Kaufman School of Dance, where Forsythe is on the faculty.


  6. FootlightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 23 | Style Weekly

    ... for its ambitious production of "Equus" last season. The two have collaborated on a number of original scores for dance productions and choreographer Scott Putnam brought them in to do the same for the intense story of a troubled boy accused of ...


  7. Maria Hassabi and Ralph Lemon Among Winners of 2016 Bessies,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 19 | Artforum Intl.

    The 2016 Bessies, aka the New York Dance and Performance Awards, were announced on Tuesday, October 18 at a ceremony at the BAM Howard Gilman Opera House in New York. The Bessies were established in 1983 in honor of dancer and teacher Bessie Schonberg.


  8. A triumph from the Suzanne Farrell BalletRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 22 | The Washington Post

    ... for Criticism. She is the author of THE ART OF GRACE: On Moving Well Through Life. She has been The Washington Post's dance critic since 1996, and what moves her most is seeing grace happen where she least expects it. Learn more at ...


  9. Race issues taking center stage at Twin Cities theatersRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 22 | Star Tribune

    ... act, too, with American Indian choreographer Rosy Simas staging "Skin(s)" at Intermedia Arts this weekend, while TU Dance will present two world premieres about racial bias and social justice at its fall show next month. People of color account for ...


  10. Sia soars amid performance-art chaos at Philly concertRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 22 |

    ... on her microphone, gripped her left halfway down the stand, and wailed her list of throbbing, cathartic ballads and dance jams, and the cluster of hits that brought her fame in her late-thirties - just when she'd given up on the spotlight. After two ...


  11. Zephyr Dance's 'Valise 13' carries us to strange placeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 22 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Maybe it's the season, but Zephyr Dance's "Valise 13" made me think of the ghostly chemistry between buildings and their inhabitants, whose histories threaten to combine and combust. Maybe it was the slow gliding of the two performers, wraiths swathed in white, from one space to another in a gallery on Chicago Avenue, a space likely dating to the late 1800s.


  12. This Crazy Show lives up to its name in a wild world of disco balls, wigs, and body-wracking danceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 21 | The Georgia Straight

    Surveying the stage's off-kilter array of swinging disco balls, you might think that solo performer Noam Gagnon has picked a very apt title for This Crazy Show . That thought's confirmed while watching the dancer bang his head in a face-covering long platinum wig, or a black-masked accordion player wheezing out a haunting tune.


  13. Review | BalletMet's 'Serenade' a can't missRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 22 | The Columbus Dispatch

    ... serene - as well as peaceful and tranquil - spring to mind. On Friday, BalletMet performed "Serenade" as the opening dance of an ambitious triple bill - and the 20 female dancers and 6 males seen on-stage embodied those adjectives. To be sure, the ...


  14. Pizarro: Silicon Valley Jewish Film Festival celebrates 25 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 22 | San Jose Mercury News

    ... the set, essentially, accompanied by strobe lighting and other effects, and choreographer Monique Mallicoat timing the dance numbers and stage blocking to sync with the electronic elements. Following the opening, midnight shows are planned for every ...


  15. Not My Job: We Ask The Choreographer Of 'The Lion King' About Lying KingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 22 | National Public Radio

    When choreographer Garth Fagan was growing up in Jamaica, he dreamed of a far off place where he could pursue his art and teach dance to others. And he found that paradise ... in Rochester, N.Y., where he founded the Garth Fagan Dance company.


  16. Review: Monty Python's Spamalot, The Company of Four, Ipswich Regent, until October 22Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 22 | Ipswich Evening Star

    ... This weekend sees two of the county's leading arts organisations coming together to stage three days of music and dance. Andrew Clarke, our arts editor, talks to choreographer Richard Alston, who will be premiering a new piece inspired by his great ...


  17. Current Harbor and Brooklyn Studios for Dance Present '59RPM TonightRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 21 |

    '59RPM, A dance theater whirlwind playfully puncturing the bubble gum veneer of nostalgic American Pop madness, vividly illuminating and dissecting the violent and dark currents beneath the seemingly sugary tunes of 1959. Presented by Current Harbor and Brooklyn Studios for Dance.


  18. The Theater 14th Street y & Bearded Ladies Productions Present y CabaretRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 21 |

    The Theater 14th Street Y & Bearded Ladies Productionspresent Y Cabaret, as part of the Theater/Dance Series curated at The Theater at The 14th Street Y, 344 E. 14th Street, NYC from October 31-November 1, 2016 at 7:30pm. Y Cabaret features: Abrakus, Bryn Cohn + Artists, Bren Dan Drake , Jenn Freeman, LoudHoundMovement and shawnbibledanceco., Jenn Freeman.


  19. Pepperdine Theatre Presents Tony Award-Winning Crazy for YouRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 21 |

    ... head-on." "This was a big undertaking and the cast stepped up completely," says Kelly Todd , Professor of Theatre and Dance at Pepperdine and choreographer for Crazy for You . "We had extra rehearsals because a number of these performers had never ...


  20. Unpacking Mental Health with Rosanna Saracino's SuitcasesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 21 | Ottawa Life

    ... The play evolved from there, and we developed scenes and an episodic, impressionistic arc. The result is an image, dance and text driven piece, which I believe challenges and inspires those secret illnesses, and humanizes the loneliest parts of our ...