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  • HSO, Nutmeg Ballet Collaboration Creates Engaging Night Of Music

    HSO, Nutmeg Ballet Collaboration Creates Engaging Night Of Music
    When orchestral music and dance are combined in concert-style programs there are unique challenges for dancers and musicians alike. Musicians need to modify tempos on the fly, and the music needs to stretch suddenly to accommodate physical movement...
  • 'Dancing' does Disney; Taraji returns

    In the week ahead, "Dancing With the Stars" salutes Disney movies, Taraji P. Henson returns to "Person of Interest," and one of TV's most enjoyable dramas calls it quits.  The coming week's highlights:  "Dancing With the Stars" stages Disney night...
  • Baltimore Museum of Art opens renovated African and Asian galleries

    Baltimore Museum of Art opens renovated African and Asian galleries
    They seem to breathe, these 12 20th-century African masks, and to look at us with the same bold curiosity with which we examine them. A few have birds nesting in their wooden and metal hair. Two others rise above long tangles of raffia. One artist...
  • Montgomery teen helps spur one of region's first special needs proms

    Montgomery teen helps spur one of region's first special needs proms
    On an October night last year, Topher Tackman held his 17-year-old stepdaughter, Karley Hanson, as she sobbed in their Montgomery home. "Baby, what's wrong?" Tackman asked. Hanson had discovered her private school for students with special needs did...
  • Don't count on dance class to give your kid a workout, study warns

    Don't count on dance class to give your kid a workout, study warns
    Only 8% of kids enrolled in after-school dance programs got enough exercise during class to meet federal guidelines for moderate-to-vigorous physical activity, a new study finds. Even worse, only 6% of adolescents got the recommended 30 minutes of...
  • Billboard Music Awards are ho-hum, but Taylor Swift was impressed

    While the boring adults of America were biding their time until the "Mad Men" series finale Sunday, the kids down the hall were donning headphones, staring at screens and occasionally dancing while reveling in another kind of televised marketing...
  • Fox Trot's Walk for a Cause raises money for local agencies

    Fox Trot's Walk for a Cause raises money for local agencies
    Hannah Reynolds' inspiration to be in Elgin's annual Fox Trot is close to her heart. She is registered for the Elgin Valley Fox Trot's 2-Mile Walk for a Cause to benefit Elgin Salvation Army, where she works. She has a whole team signed up to walk as...
  • Elgin nonprofits get helping hand from Fox Trot

    Elgin nonprofits get helping hand from Fox Trot
    Area nonprofits are well represented in the list of 25 organizations benefiting from the Elgin Valley Fox Trot's Walk for a Cause. The 2-mile walk starts at the corner of Kimball and Douglas Avenues and continues through a downtown on a circular route,...
  • Florida Grand Opera reveals 2015-2016 season

    Florida Grand Opera reveals 2015-2016 season
    Florida Grand Opera announced a diverse spate of titles for its 2015-2016 season, including Gioachino Rossini's "Il Barbiere di Siviglia (The Barber of Seville)," Vincenzo Bellini's "Norma," Mieczyslaw Weinberg's "The Passenger" and Gaetano Donizetti's...
  • 'Cinderella' a fun introduction to ballet

    'Cinderella' a fun introduction to ballet
    A favorite children's story can get new audiences to appreciate ballet. "A family is more likely to see 'Cinderella' and then say, 'Wow. We like ballet.' That's the biggest satisfaction for me," said Ken Von Heidecke, founder and director of Von...
  • 91-year-old ballerina still dancing 'because she can'

    Folks who know Alice Modine thought it was remarkable that she was still taking ballet and yoga lessons almost daily at 88, and she could still do a split. She just turned 91 and she's still at it, leaving Boca Ballet Theatre to claim they have the...