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Sasha Waltz And Guests Perform At Fondation Beyeler (Video)

VernissageTV | Posted 01.01.2013 | Arts
VernissageTV

Fondation Beyeler in Riehen (Switzerland) currently presents an exhibition that focuses on the late work of the French artist Edgar Degas, known for h...

13 Unique Baby Names For Artistic Parents

nameberry | Posted 10.19.2012 | Parents

Written by Linda Rosenkrantz for Nameberry Coincidentally or not, many dancers have names that aptly project an image of lightness and grace. And t...

Raimund Hoghe's Pas de Deux at Baryshnikov Arts Center

Margaret Fuhrer | Posted 10.16.2012 | Arts
Margaret Fuhrer

If you go to one of Raimund Hoghe's dance performances and just listen, eyes closed, you'll understand much of the story he's trying to tell. Hoghe is a master of the musical collage, shaping playlists of drama and scope, surprise and humor.

Toronto Diary or "Who's Vronsky?"

Erica Abeel | Posted 09.08.2012 | Entertainment
Erica Abeel

I arrived in Toronto on a muggy afternoon to be blown away by Joe Wright's adaptation of Tolstoy's Anna Karenina. But Wright should brace for some critical roughing up.

A Rambling Look at the Paris Opéra Ballet's New York Season

Margaret Fuhrer | Posted 07.26.2012 | Arts
Margaret Fuhrer

To indulge in a few stereotypes: Russian ballet is lush and expansive. Balanchine ballet is fleet and musical. French ballet is perfect, and perfection is limiting.

Please Don't Miss Pina

Misha Lyuve | Posted 06.30.2012 | Home
Misha Lyuve

Pina a visually stunning and thought-provoking documentary by Win Wenders, shows the medium of dance as language. Not just in a perfection of movements, coordination and balance -- but the language that comes out of the deep humanness, alive as a conversation.

Happy Birthday, Harvey Lichtenstein!

Michael Kaiser | Posted 06.09.2012 | Home
Michael Kaiser

Harvey was best known as the inspirational leader who turned the Brooklyn Academy of Music into one of the great arts institutions of the nation. Before becoming an arts manager, he was a dancer who collaborated with choreographers like Merce Cunningham, Eliot Feld, Bill T. Jones and Pina Bausch.

This Week At The Movies: Solving A Murder in Turkey, Love In 1940s Cuba, Creepy Kids Named Kevin, And A Tribute To Choreographer Pina

The Huffington Post | Christiana Lilly | Posted 03.13.2012 | Miami

Although the Miami International Film Festival is over, the line up for this week's movie houses are just as eclectic. Also, some special events are p...

Pina Bausch: Her Top Dancer Keeps Her Work Alive (VIDEO)

Michael Kurcfeld | Posted 03.19.2012 | Arts
Michael Kurcfeld

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Between Pina and a Hard Place

Debra Levine | Posted 03.13.2012 | Arts
Debra Levine

Heavy-hitting filmmakers are turning their cameras on dance and it's an honor. It's also a puzzlement. With Pina, Wim Wenders joins the recent ranks in crafting rapturous, high-tech paeans to the art form.

ReThink Review: Pina -- Maybe the Best 3D Movie So Far (And It's a Documentary)

Jonathan Kim | Posted 03.13.2012 | Entertainment
Jonathan Kim

I've seen the first spectacular 3D film that absolutely must be seen in 3D. And most amazingly, this film is a documentary about a German choreographer whom I'd never heard of. That film is Pina.

APAP 2012: 10 Things the Dance Field Should Be Talking About

Marc Kirschner | Posted 03.10.2012 | Arts
Marc Kirschner

By the end of this year, globalization in dance won't be an emerging trend... it will be a permanent state of existence, and every company should be aware of their global positioning, even if they've never toured outside of their home city.

Wim Wenders on Pina: Capturing the Spirit of a Dance Legend With 3D

Terry Keefe | Posted 02.18.2012 | Entertainment
Terry Keefe

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Full-Bodied Film

Glen Helfand | Posted 01.07.2012 | Arts
Glen Helfand

Like anyone with an interest in movies, I've seen my consumption evolve from repertory houses, to indie chains, to the current streaming standard. Now I am entertained and edified by amazing libraries of material instantaneously available to cater to whatever whim.

Women Artists Sweep Best of 2010 NYC Arts (SLIDESHOW)

G. Roger Denson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
G. Roger Denson

Certainly the strongest work exhibited in New York in 2010 was overwhelmingly by women, to the extent that in every relevant category, it was work by women that claimed priority.

Pina and Merce: Dance Visionaries Live On

Donna Perlmutter | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles
Donna Perlmutter

They were planets apart, Pina Bausch and Merce Cunningham. But one year after both dance visionaries died -- she, suddenly, at a fully active 69, he at 90 -- Angelenos heard those giant footsteps resounding last week.

Thank God It's Thursday: The High Strung Plays Guantanamo Bay, Beyoncé Discounts What You Pay, and Woody Allen's So Far Away

Mike Ragogna | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

This installment of Thank God It's Thursday plucks some recent press releases (left mostly intact) that might make you say "OMG" or "WTF", or possibly, "Swear you'll never, ever do this again."