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The New York City Ballet Comes to Pasadena (on Film)

  An art film touted as equally aesthetic and intellectual comes February 20 to the Laemmle art movie theatre. From first rehearsal to world premiere, BALLET 422 takes us backstage at New York City Ballet as Justin Peck, a young up-and-coming choreographer, crafts a new work. BALLET 422 illuminates the process behind the creation of a single ballet within the ongoing cycle of work at…

Lineage Dance Gala Benefits the Arts Through Dance

Dance organizations usually offer classes for people who want to be dancers, but Lineage Performing Arts Center takes the art further by providing free outreach classes for people with Down Syndrome, Parkinson’s, and cancer, as…

Ole! Pasadena Dance Theatre Hosts First Gala in Years

Every morning these skilled athletes wake up aching. Yet a viewer would never know it from watching the graceful dance performance that appear seamlessly effortless. In the dance realm a day off hardly exists, rather…

Women’s Stories Come Alive Through Dance

“Everyone has their own story,” Gloria Killian, founder of ACWIP said after the event. “ Whether it’s a woman in prison or a woman with Parkinson’s both stories tend to get overlooked but tonight each…

Lineage Dance Explores the Heartaches (and Joys) of Loss in New Production

  Losing him brought out my deepest fears, my need to protect myself from my pain. But it also brought about this need in me to love harder, to trust more fully, to enjoy and…

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Local Dance Theatre to Stage “Zombie Ballet,” the After-Death Romeo and Juliet Story

"Sweet Sorrow" Ashleigh Doede as Juliet. Photo by Jenn Logan Nancy Evans Dance Theatre fifth season features the first act of Sweet Sorrow, a “Zombie…

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