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Interview: ‘So You Think You Can Dance’ Season 11 Finalists Casey Askew and Bridget Whitman

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Dancers Casey Askew and Bridget Whitman are on tour with the rest of the Season 11 finalists until February 18. Read More »

Interview: Weightlifting Champs and L.A. Trainers Jerzy and Aniela Gregorek

Aniela and Jerzy Gregorek, of The Happy Body in L.A.

I had a chance to talk with world weightlifting champions and famous LA trainers Jerzy and Aniela Gregorek, coauthors of the award-winning book The Happy Body: The Simple Science of Nutrition, Exercise and Relaxation. With their newly released Happy Body Exercise Program DVD set, which I recently reviewed on this site, these fitness gurus are transforming the lives of hundreds of people. ... Read More »

Theater Review (San Antonio): ‘True West’ by Sam Shepard

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Shepard's tragicomedy is brought to explosive life in AtticRep's gripping production. Read More »

Theatre Review (Baltimore): ‘Annie’ – The Musical Soars

"Issie Swickle as Annie and Sunny as Sandy in “Tomorrow”"

This production of the musical has everything the recent movie lacked – heart, exuberant performances, and gorgeous sets. Read More »

Armory Show in New York Is Bigger and Better Than Ever in 2015

In its 16th year

Each year, tens of thousands of visitors file through the armory to see what are considered the most important contemporary galleries in the world. Read More »

Facebook Messenger Proves It’s Not Going Anywhere

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Facebook is in the messaging game for the long haul. Read More »

Grateful Dead 50th Anniversary Giveaway: ‘Owsley and Me: My LSD Family’ Memoir by Rhoney Gissen Stanley

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Stanley's memoir chronicles her life working in the Acid King's lab, and as the third angle in a love triangle, and later under the care of the Grateful Dead. Read More »

Star-Studded Gala Honors the Nicholas Brothers, Tap-Dance Pioneers

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Fred Astaire called the Nicholas Brothers’ performance in 'Stormy Weather' “The greatest dance number ever filmed.” Read More »

Art Book Review: ‘Cool Cat Blue’

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A new icon glowing with promise. Read More »

Chile Travel: Two Weeks in Chile, Part 2 of 4 – Valparaíso

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Valparaíso has been a major commercial port since the early 1800s, and as such it has a history as international as that of Santiago. Read More »