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Behind the Scenes: Georgia Southern Arts Marketing Manager, pro dancer and choreographer Lauren Holmen

Behind the Scenes: Georgia Southern Arts Marketing Manager, pro dancer and choreographer Lauren Holmen

Home > Press Releases > Behind the Scenes: Georgia Southern Arts Marketing Manager, pro dancer and choreographer Lauren Holmen July 1, 2022 Lauren Holmen, Georgia Southern University arts marketing manager, poses in front of the box office at the Fine Arts Hall on the Armstrong Campus in Savannah. Georgia Southern University’s Arts Marketing Manager Lauren …

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New Big 12 boss Brett Yormark built to lead modern-day Power 5 league

New Big 12 boss Brett Yormark built to lead modern-day Power 5 league

The Big 12 Conference just hired … a commissioner? When Bob Bowlsby announced his retirement back in April, the league went head hunting for help. It needed to find “The Greatest Showman.” It needed a money man. The conference focused on a Madison Avenue marketing guru, a guy with NBA sales experience who understands the …

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South Beach Is Back! – OutSmart Magazine

JR’s owner Charles Armstrong (photo by Allison Wilkins / Even Thayer Studios) South Beach, the gayborhood’s longtime home to late-night dance parties, sexy staffers, drag queens, and laser lights is reopening after four years. “I’m also excited for a new generation of [LGBTQ youth] to discover the South Beach experience,” says club owner Charles Armstrong. …

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Five Vermont dancers/choreographers showcased in LUNCH Presents: Sketches

In September 2021, with the COVID pandemic still lurking, five Vermont artists seeking community and healing began getting together to play creatively. Those gatherings evolved into weekly lunch meetings in which they opened up about, among other things, their respective creative processes. They dubbed themselves LUNCH, and before they knew it, their conversations evolved into …

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A modern fairy tale

I guess it’s that time when Disney thinks traditional glass slippers are not cool for the young generation, but sneakers surely are. From the title of Disney’s new musical romantic comedy, Sneakerella, you can tell it has something to do with Cinderella. Yes, it’s based on the classic, but it’s a new, modernized version. They …

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Rayner and Raab are a soap opera of the British class system

MAYBE Dominic Raab had Barack Obama in mind during PMQs this week when he winked across the chamber at Angela Rayner. The former US president was variously hailed as melting hearts, uniting the political divide and zinging his way through his 2015 state of the union address thanks to that one little gesture. It’s a …

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Lightweight ‘Apples’ a modern fable using amnesia as metaphor

MOVIE REVIEW ‘APPLES’ Not Rated. In Greek with subtitles. At Landmark Kendall Square. Grade B From Christos Nikou, the assistant director of Yorgos Lanthimos’ “Dogtooth,” comes “Apples,” a modern fable about a plague of amnesia cases in an analog, perhaps alternate universe Athens. Our tall, bearded and no longer youthful protagonist (Aris Servetalis) bangs his …

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