Tag Archives: Dancing

‘Sgt. Pepper’ Celebration Kicks Off in Liverpool, With a Little Help From International Artists

Source: New York Times » Music

“Sgt. Pepper at 50,” a series of commissions in the band’s hometown, includes a mural inspired by “Fixing a Hole” and a billboard of Brian Epstein.

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Ivo van Hove and Pina Bausch Highlight BAM’s Next Wave Festival

Source: New York Times » Music

The festival, which features 31 programs from Sept. 14 through Dec. 16, will be the penultimate one overseen by its founding director, Joseph V. Melillo.

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A Cutting-Edge Impresario Leaves BAM: What Was His Best Work?

Source: New York Times » Music

Joseph V. Melillo, who helped shape the Brooklyn Academy of Music aesthetic as its executive producer, will step down in 2018. A look back at his tenure.

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Fran Jeffries, an Actress Who Performed a Sexy Samba in ‘The Pink Panther,’ Dies at 79

Source: New York Times » Music

Ms. Jeffries was well known on the cabaret and Las Vegas circuit as the singing partner of Dick Haymes, her husband, when she got her first film role.

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Fran Jeffries, an Actress Who Performed a Sexy Samba in ‘The Pink Panther,’ Dies at 79

Source: New York Times » Music

Ms. Jeffries was well known on the cabaret and Las Vegas circuit as the singing partner of Dick Haymes, her husband, when she got her first film role.

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‘Vortex Temporum,’ a Sensual Blend of Music and Dance

Source: New York Times » Music

A dance critic and a music critic discuss the interplay between Anna Teresa De Keersmaeker’s choreographic work and Gérard Grisey’s score of the same name.

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Kyle Abraham’s ‘Untitled America’ Trilogy Reaches its Conclusion

Source: New York Times » Music

The final installment will be presented in a three-part suite with the first two parts starting Dec. 7, during the Alvin Ailey troupe’s new season.

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Kyle Abraham’s ‘Untitled America’ Trilogy Reaches its Conclusion

Source: New York Times » Music

The final installment will be presented in a three-part suite with the first two parts starting Dec. 7, during the Alvin Ailey troupe’s new season.

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Guggenheim Museum to Present Works by Pharrell Williams and Missy Mazzoli

Source: New York Times » Music

The artists, along with Kate Weare and John Zorn, will be part of the “Works & Process” series, in which they workshop or discuss new creations.

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Dada Was Born 100 Years Ago. So What?

Source: New York Times » Music

New York Times critics explore the impact and history of the provocative cultural movement, which reveled in anti-art, in dance, music and visual arts.

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Baryshnikov Center to Welcome Somi, Musicians of Rajasthan and Liz Gerring Dance

Source: New York Times » Music

This Manhattan center’s fall season will also include a theremin virtuoso with American Contemporary Music Ensemble and dance by Rachid Ouramdane.

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Lincoln Center’s White Light Festival Draws Inspiration From India

Source: New York Times » Music

Mark Morris has programmed a 10-part series exploring the music and dance of South India for the festival, running from Oct. 16 to Nov. 16.

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