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Interview with Kalaivani Kumareswaran of Temple of Fine Arts’ (Singapore) ‘Dharma Ashoka – A Transformative Journey’

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It is tough and tiring – but dance is passion driven so enthusiasm is always there to help with the creative process after a long day at work. Read More »

Interview with Vasudha Gangadharan of Temple of Fine Arts’ (Singapore) ‘Dharma Ashoka’ – A Transformative Journey

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Funding for the Arts is a major issue not only for us, but generally in Singapore. Read More »

Theater Review (NYC): ‘Wild Women of Planet Wongo’

'Wild Women of Planet Wongo' at Brooklyn Fireproof. Photo by Hunter Canning

This immersive sci-fi fantasy musical is crammed with good-natured energy and nonstop campy humor. Read More »

Irish Rep’s Glittering Gala Celebrating Yeats: Matthew Broderick, Sarah Jessica Parker, Olympia Dukakis

William Butler Yeats, The Irish Rep, YEATS: The Celebration, Irish Rep Benefit Gala 2015

The one-night-only show will include performances by Gabriel Byrne, Olympia Dukakis, Melissa Errico, Colum McCann, Peter Gallagher, John Slattery ('Mad Men'), and more. Read More »

Theater Review (NYC Off Broadway): ‘Ziegfield’s Midnight Frolic’ by Cynthia von Buhler

'Ziegfeld's Midnight Frolic,' Cynthia von Buhler, Speakeasy Dollhouse, Liberty Theater, Florenz Ziegfeld, Jr. the Roaring Twenties, the Jazz Age

In her day Ziegfeld Follies star Olive Thomas was a celebrity and beauty who was Ziegfeld's mistress. Her life took an interesting turn when she married Jack Pickford and took an even more eventful turn when she went with him to the lavish Hotel Ritz in Paris. Behind the backdrop of the Roaring Twenties style and scantily dressed Ziegfeld Follies girls is the story of Olive Thomas and Ziegfield's Midnight Frolic. And what a story it is. Read More »

Dance Review (NYC): ‘Huang Yi and Kuka’ Breaks Ground with Human-Robot Interaction

Huang Yi performs with his robot KUKA in HUANG YI & KUKA at 3LD Art & Technology Center. Photo by Summer Yen

This set of dance pieces featuring Huang Yi, two other human dancers, and a startlingly expressive industrial robot from the Taiwanese company KUKA is something utterly new and original. Read More »

Dance Review: ‘So You Think You Can Dance’ Season 11 Live – Seattle, WA 2/05/2015

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A winning mix of energy, style, sexiness, and grace, the SYTYCD live show is not to be missed. Read More »

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 »

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 »

‘So You Think You Can Dance’ Season 11 Tour Resumes January 22, 2015

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There are 15 stops on the second leg of the 'SYTYCD' Season 11 tour, with the season's top 10 finalists recreating fan-favorite routines plus original pieces created for the nationwide tour. Read More »