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2011-06-30 10:45:00

UNCSA to Become Exclusive Affiliate School of the Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis School at American Ballet Theatre NEW YORK, June 30, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- American Ballet Theatre (ABT) and the University of North Carolina School of the Arts (UNCSA) School of Dance in Winston-Salem have announced plans for a five-year partnership, which will implement ABT's National Training Curriculum throughout the UNCSA School of Dance preparatory, high school and collegiate divisions and make...

2011-04-12 04:55:00

High value auction items for bidding until April 20 at charitybuzz to benefit Bone Marrow Foundation Be A Lifeline (TM) NEW YORK, April 12, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Be a lifeline for patients with life threatening cancer and genetic blood disorders while delighting in the talents of celebrity designer Charlotte Moss, New York City Ballet's former Principal Dancer Darci Kistler, or designer Meg Braff by winning their personalized auction packages in the Bone Marrow Foundation auction at...

2011-03-15 13:19:00

HOUSTON, March 15, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Houston Ballet's sleek new Center for Dance will hold a grand opening ceremony on Saturday, April 9 at noon with a ribbon cutting ceremony presided over by Houston Mayor Annise Parker at 601 Preston Street in the heart of downtown Houston's Theater District.

2010-10-13 08:22:00

SALT LAKE CITY, Oct. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Vandor, LLC, an industry leader in the design and marketing of licensed consumer goods, has acquired the license to manufacture products featuring Audrey Hepburn.

2010-09-07 11:30:00

NEW YORK, Sept. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- The Princess Grace Foundation-USA (PGF-USA) is proud to announce that the 28th Annual Princess Grace Awards Gala will be held on Wednesday, November 10, 2010 at Cipriani 42nd Street in New York City.

2009-12-07 06:45:00

HINESVILLE, Ga., Dec. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- The world-famous Perm Ballet from Perm, Russia is coming to Savannah, Spartanburg, Charleston, and Charlotte to perform the classical ballet Sleeping Beauty.

2009-08-28 13:33:36

Summer Glau has been hired to play a recurring role on Joss Whedon's U.S.

2009-03-13 07:30:00

Curt Eaton debuts with graphic new account of sex with spirit of Audrey Hepburn MASON, Mich., March 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Imagine a man meeting the first real love of his life at age 63 -- the thing is, she's already been dead for three years.

2009-02-08 15:04:20

Famed French ballerina Violette Verdy, now a professor at Indiana University, says she is honored to be selected for France's Legion of Honor. The 75-year-old professor said learning she had been selected to become a knight of the National Order of the Legion of Honor was a shock given the traditional military implications of the French honor, The Indianapolis Star reported Sunday. It's heroic and sacrificial -- there's something of giving your life to your country, she said.

2009-01-25 12:04:18

Ballerina Nora Kovach, who defected from the Soviet bloc in the 1950s, has died in Miami at the age of 77, her husband says. Steve Farago said the Hungarian ballerina died Jan.

Word of the Day
  • A serpent whose bite was fabled to produce intense thirst.
The word 'dipsas' comes from a Greek word meaning 'thirst'.