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2013-12-01 23:00:20

Ticket Down (http://www.ticketdown.com) announces that George Balanchine's The Nutcracker is currently being performed live by the New

2011-01-25 07:10:00

LAS VEGAS, Jan. 25, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- All dancers now have the opportunity to learn the awe-inspiring lifts and partnering techniques used by the stars of dance.

2010-12-06 05:10:00

OAKLAND, Calif., Dec. 6, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- The Oakland Ballet Company is proud to present the Bay Area premiere of new Artistic Director Graham Lustig's The Nutcracker, with performances December 23, 24 and 26th, at the Paramount Theatre in Oakland.


Word of the Day
sudarium
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.