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Rehearsal

What It's Like To Be A Backup Dancer At The Grammys

Ashley Everett | Posted 02.18.2016 | Women
Ashley Everett

It’s the biggest night in music, one of the most-viewed award shows in America and the music industry's highest honor. Every recording artist dreams...

Worlds in Conversation: In Process With Arch Contemporary Ballet

Nadia Khayrallah | Posted 11.04.2015 | Arts
Nadia Khayrallah

I love to watch rehearsals: there's just something about seeing people process, collaborate, make mistakes, and work through them. So when Sheena Annalise, director of Arch Contemporary Ballet, invited me to take a look at her company's newest work Château, I opted to see it in progress, with all the parts still coming together.

Stepping to the Side to Take a Look

Anna Snapp | Posted 09.14.2016 | Arts
Anna Snapp

I've been reflecting a lot about my rehearsals for my one woman show lately. I've had two or three since I last blogged, and certain themes have been coming up. One, is waiting.

Compete Like You Practice or Practice Like You Compete?

Dr. Jim Taylor | Posted 03.22.2015 | Sports
Dr. Jim Taylor

One of the first questions that I ask athletes and coaches I work with is: Should you compete like you train or train like you compete? By far, the most frequent response is: You should compete like you train. This answer seems perfectly reasonable if you think about it.

4 Practical Steps for Changing Mental Habits

Michael J. Formica | Posted 12.06.2014 | Healthy Living
Michael J. Formica

At times we can find these patterns to be somewhat unproductive and, at others, wholly destructive. When confronted with either circumstance, we are also provided with an invitation to change.

Learning and 'Teaching' Chichester Psalms With Leonard Bernstein

Stephen Somary | Posted 11.07.2013 | Arts
Stephen Somary

In the mid-1980s, after a long dinner party at the Leonard Bernstein residence in Manhattan, I went to the back of the apartment where Bernstein had his studio to tell him I was leaving. He was sitting behind his desk looking at a score of his Chichester Psalms.

Is A Wedding Rehearsal Really That Crucial?

Sandy Malone | Posted 11.14.2012 | Weddings
Sandy Malone

Here are five tips to help make your wedding rehearsal as productive as possible. After all, if you're going to go through the motions, you might as well get something out of it other than just torturing your long-suffering wedding planner.

Urban Man: Perfect Nonsense

Marc Porter Zasada | Posted 11.12.2011 | Los Angeles
Marc Porter Zasada

Like most people, the Urban Man often says, "if only life were more like media." If only we offered one another heartfelt looks at the tail ends of dramatic days, and never had to tie our shoes after moments of true love.

Rehearsal in a New York City Night

Jack Schimmelman | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Jack Schimmelman

One night snow befell New York City. I had a rehearsal planned that night. I did not expect anyone to show. The company came to this event in the m...

"This Is It" Is All That Remains

Jackie K. Cooper | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Jackie K. Cooper

The documentary "This Is It" is a chronicle of the rehearsals for Michael Jackson's comeback tour. The late King of Pop's fans should love this final homage to their idol.