Classical Dance

Ensemble Español tells dance’s story at “Flamenco Passion”

Driving up Interstate 55 on my way to visit Ensemble Espaol Spanish Dance Theater last month, my GPS flashed a notification: Tornado warning. Like an on/off switch, torrential storms battered my car for a few minutes until the sun peeked out, that pattern repeating a few times until I pulled safely into the parking lot. …

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Women show the power of community in Lotus Beauty

Lotus BeautyBy: Eastern Eye LIVE PERFORMANCEPRIYA PURUSHOTHAMAN – LIVEWhen: Saturday June 11Where: Rose House, Barningham Way, off Kingsbury Road, London NW9 8UPWhat: An Indian classical and semiclassical vocal concert headlined by an upcoming music star, who has received specialized training.www.eventbrite.com BOTOWN: THE SOUL OF BOLLYWOODWhen: Saturday June 11Where: Newhampton Arts Centre, Dunkley Street, Wolverhampton WV1 …

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Stir Your Soul At Wellington’s Classical Music Crawl

Wednesday, June 8, 2022, 3:22 pmPress Release: Classical on Cuba Classical on Cuba festival returns to Pōneke July 22 – 24, 2022 Classical on CubaPōneke, Wellington’s very own classical music festival announces its return to the capital this Winter with a diverse and playful new lineup of music acts featuring 100 shows, performed by over …

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Ballet star Laura Fernandez on fleeing Russia and starting over: ‘I couldn’t discuss the war any more’ | Ballet

When many of her fellow Muscovites began describing the destruction of the Ukrainian city of Mariupol as a “liberation”, Laura Fernandez’s mind was made up. The star ballerina, who is half Ukrainian and half Spanish, fled Moscow and her position as first soloist with the Stanislavsky Theater on 20 April. “It was becoming morally difficult …

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​Don’t miss Saint Petersburg Ballet Company’s concert in Cairo and Alexandria opera houses – Music and dance – Al-Ahram Weekly

Arab Music Institute 22 Ramsis St, Tel 02 2574 3373 Thurs 9, 8pm: Shara Al-Fan (the street of art) troupe. Fri 10, 8pm: Maestro Iman Geneidy‘s group. Sun 12, 8pm: Abdel-Wahab songs performed by the National Arab Music ensemble. Beit Al-SeheimiAl-Muaaz St, Al-Darb Al-Asfar Alley, Al-Gamalya District, Tel 02 2787 8865Every Sunday, 7pm: The Nile …

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The winner of the Helsinki International Ballet Competition Grand Prix is ​​Yuka Masumoto

The ninth Helsinki International Ballet Competition held at the Finnish National Opera and Ballet has come to an end on Monday night 6 June 2022. The top prize of the high-level competition, the Jane Erkko Grand Prix, was awarded to Yuka Masumoto, a competitor of the women’s senior category. The Doris Laine prize, awarded for …

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Things to Do in Miami: American Black Film Festival June 15-19, 2022

While most film festivals are mission-driven, few are as focused and impactful as the Miami Beach-based American Black Film Festival (ABFF). It has become commonplace for film festivals to speak about equity, inclusion, and accessibility matched with various initiatives, but these concepts are foundational to the ABFF and have been a part of the organization …

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‘We feel more feminine now’: Transgender community in Chennai on learning Bharatanatyam

“I believe I have got the talent to dance but people see me only as a transgender auto driver because I didn’t get an opportunity to show my dance skills. But, now I know I can come forward as a performing artist in front of everyone,” says Vaishnavi, the first transgender auto driver in Tamil …

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Chicago Classical Review » » Wurtz premiere the clear highlight of American Music Project concert

The Kontras Quartet performed Vincent Persichetti’s Third String Quartet at the American Music Project concert Sunday in Ganz Concert Hall. Photo: Anne Ryan/ AMP With conventional concert formats that routinely couch brand-new works between better known (and often, more diligently prepared) warhorses, it’s uncommon for a world premiere performance to be the most memorable high …

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