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2009-07-28 15:00:09

Dancer and influential choreographer Merce Cunningham has died at his home in New York, the Cunningham Dance Foundation announced.

2009-03-12 12:08:00

Highlights Include 35th Anniversary of Balanchine's Coppelia; Swan Lake and Slaughter on Tenth Avenue; Saratoga Premieres of Melissa Barak's A Simple Symphony, a New Work by NYCB Principal Dancer Benjamin Millepied and NYCB Ballet Master in Chief Peter Martins' Papillons SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y., March 12 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Saratoga Performing Arts Center announced today that its 2009 Season of New York City Ballet, July 7-18, will feature 20 different ballets, including full-length...

2009-01-29 13:00:00


2008-12-22 09:45:00

CORAL GABLES, Fla., Dec. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Americans who fell in love with ballroom dancing from Dancing with the Stars may be feeling mild withdrawal symptoms, now that the 2008 season is over.

2008-12-12 09:58:00


2008-09-26 06:00:23

By John Przybys By JOHN PRZYBYS REVIEW-JOURNAL Don't think of it merely as the Nevada Ballet Theatre's 2008- 2009 season. Think of it as a very entertaining, season-long introductory course in dance. With no final exam.

2008-09-09 00:00:17

The story of one of the most famous dancing duos ever paired is to be told during a special event at Meade King Hall in Plymouth College.

2008-09-03 09:00:26

To: ENTERTAINMENT EDITORS Contact: Christina Kellogg of Cal Performances, +1-510-643-6714, ckellogg@calperfs.berkeley.edu BERKELEY, Calif., Sept.

2008-08-08 00:00:27

Want to beat the heat but not break the bank as summer winds down? The Clay Center is giving families the chance to do just that with its free series of classic Hollywood matinees. The films, all from 1950 or earlier, begin at 2 p.m. in the Clay Center classrooms and are free.

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