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Capezio launches exciting Dear Kate line

Posted on: 7/21/2016 10:00AM

Kalani Hilliker models for Capezio Loves Dear Kate CollectionLeading the movement to further empower female dancers and performers, dancewear legend Capezio is collaborating with performance underwear and activewear brand Dear Kate to offer a long-awaited solution to period drama. The collaboration introduces a collection of dancewear featuring the brand’s innovative Underlux technology.


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7th National Dance Day on July 30

Posted on: 7/20/2016 10:00AM

USA National Dance Day 2016 RoutineThe Dizzy Feet Foundation recently announced that the 7th annual National Dance Day will take place on Saturday, July 30, with the main events set to happen in Los Angeles, Washington, D.C. and Orlando. Other events are being hosted across the country, all to promote the benefits and joy of dance for everyone.


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SYTYCD Season 13: Top 10 perform; 1 leaves

Posted on: 7/19/2016 2:30PM

Top 10 contestants and All-Stars perform a group dance routine to The seventh episode of So You Think You Can Dance Season 13 was a two-hour event and premiered live on Monday, July 18, 2016, on Fox. The episode featured the Top 10 Next Generation dancers paired up, performing a style previously chosen out of a hat. At the end, one contestant was eliminated.


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26th Rhythm World Festival underway

Posted on: 7/14/2016 8:00AM

Rhythm World Festival by Chicago Human Rhythm ProjectThe Rhythm World Festival, a popular event series hosted by the Chicago Human Rhythm Project (CHRP), is currently underway. Dubbed the “oldest and most comprehensive festival of American tap and contemporary percussive arts in the world”, it is taking place through July 24 with a variety of events set at CHRP's American Rhythm Center.


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‘Moves After Dark’ returns to Music Center

Posted on: 7/13/2016 8:00AM

Moves After Dark 2016 presented by The Music CenterThe Music Center's Moves After Dark returns for a second series this August, "breaking down the walls” of the conventional concert dance stage. This pioneering site-specific dance series uses unusual spaces around The Music Center in Los Angeles to juxtapose contemporary dance performances with architecture and space. The series will be held on nights when The Music Center theatres are typically “dark,” or not in use.


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Dance Teacher Web Live discount to end

Posted on: 7/12/2016 12:45PM

Dance Teacher Web Live Conference and ExpoQuick! If you’re planning on attending the Dance Teacher Web Live Conference and Expo in Las Vegas next month, make sure you book your hotel room at the Red Rock Casino and Resort soon to receive the special discounted rate of $125 per night.


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SYTYCD Season 13: Top 10 Perform Live in 2-Hour Special

Posted on: 7/12/2016 9:00AM

SYTYCD S13 E6The sixth episode of So You Think You Can Dance was a two-hour event and premiered live on Monday, July 11, 2016 on Fox. This episode was our first time seeing the Top 10 Next Generation dancers performing duets with their All-Star mentors, the Top 10 dancing solos, and the first we heard from new judge Maddie Ziegler.


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7th Brighton Dance Festival coming up

Posted on: 7/12/2016 8:00AM

Brighton Dance Festival MichiganBrighton Dance Festival is a weeklong contemporary dance festival located in Brighton, Michigan. It returns for the seventh year next month, from August 7-13, 2016. It includes classes, performances and dance educator programs.


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Atlanta Ballet’s Jonah Hooper retires

Posted on: 7/6/2016 7:00AM

Jonah Hooper dancing in The Great Gatsby for Atlanta BalletIt’s that time of year when changes are being made at various U.S. dance companies. Atlanta Ballet is one that has been in a major season of transition this summer, with Artistic Director John McFall saying farewell, newly-appointed Director Gennadi Nedvigin beginning, and three company dancers bidding adieu. Plus, company veteran Jonah Hooper has retired after 17 seasons.


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ABT promotes Jeffrey Cirio and Blaine Hoven

Posted on: 7/5/2016 11:00AM

ABT's newest principal Jeffrey Cirio performing as Colas in La Fille mal gardéeJeffrey Cirio has been promoted to the rank of Principal Dancer with American Ballet Theatre (ABT) and Blaine Hoven has been promoted to Soloist. The promotions, which were announced on July 1 by Artistic Director Kevin McKenzie, become effective August 1, 2016.


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Twyla Tharp Dance returns to The Joyce Theater after 12 years

Posted on: 7/4/2016 10:00AM

Twyla Tharp Dance returns to The Joyce Theater after 12 yearsFor the first time in almost 12 years, Twyla Tharp Dance will perform at The Joyce Theater in New York City for two weeks this month. Twyla Tharp and Three Dances, a program conceived and directed by Twyla Tharp and featuring two classics and one NYC premiere, will be presented by The Joyce Theater Foundation on July 10-23 in its intimate Chelsea home.


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Sidewalk Detroit returns for 4th year

Posted on: 7/4/2016 7:00AM

Sidewalk Detroit festival - dancersFounded in 2012, Sidewalk Detroit is described as a “grassroots, community arts presenting organization.” Both local Detroiters and national artists will perform – presenting dance, music and various visual arts installations on August 5-6 in the heart of the city's Old Redford and Brightmoor neighborhood.


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12 artists partake in Chicago Dance Lab

Posted on: 7/1/2016 10:00AM

Chicago Dancemakers ForumIn late January, The New England Foundation for the Arts and the Chicago Dancemakers Forum announced the 12 Chicago-based artists who had been selected to participate in an exclusive 10-day dance lab set for July 29–August 9. The dance lab is part of the Regional Dance Development Initiative of NEFA’s National Dance Project and will provide space for the artists to clarify goals and hone public presentation skills.


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Dance Theatre of Harlem coming to Vail

Posted on: 6/30/2016 12:30PM

Vail International Dance Festival welcomes Dance Theatre of Harlem in August 2016Vail International Dance Festival will welcome the Dance Theatre of Harlem (DTH) for the first time this summer. The company will perform at the incredible Vilar Performing Arts Center in Beaver Creek, Colorado on August 10. Plus, two DTH dancers (Da’ Von Doane and Nayara Lopes) will be featured in the festival’s signature International Evenings of Dance on August 5 and 6.


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