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2014-04-15 08:24:34

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2011-04-01 13:00:00

MIAMI, April 1, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- If the full experience of attending New World School of the Arts (NWSA) could be set to rousing music, staged in a world-class theater or painted by a master artist it would still not fully encompass the journey that carries each student through its training on their path to success.

2010-04-29 10:52:00

NEW YORK, April 29 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Judith Jamison announced that her mantle as Artistic Director of Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater will pass to Robert Battle, a fast-rising choreographer who has created ballets for the Ailey company and Ailey II since 1999 and served as an artist-in-residence with The Ailey School.

2010-01-21 14:17:00

SEATTLE, Jan. 21 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- In celebration of February's Black History Month, Nordstrom will offer customers a new compilation CD entitled Big Swing: African-American Legends of the Big Band Era.

2009-03-17 12:00:00

The Largest Single Gift in Los Angeles Dance History Will Sustain and Revitalize the Center's World-Class Program and Introduce 'Glorya Kaufman Presents Dance at the Music Center' LOS ANGELES, March 17 /PRNewswire/ -- Local officials and leaders of Los Angeles' arts community today joined to celebrate the $20 million gift to the Music Center of Los Angeles County by the Glorya Kaufman Dance Foundation.

2009-03-12 07:00:00

TOYOTA'S NEW VENZA TO DEBUT IN LOS ANGELES AND 4 OTHER MAJOR MARKETS NEW YORK, March 12 /PRNewswire/ -- In celebration of Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater's (AAADT) 50th Anniversary, Toyota Motor Sales, U.S.A., Inc. will become Ailey's Official Vehicle Partner during the U.S.

2009-01-17 23:52:00

Hosted by Gabrielle Union, the Second Annual "BET HONORS" Features Appearances by Stevie Wonder, Diddy, Terrence Howard, Samuel L.

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