Dance News

Finalists Announced – Lester Horton Awards

The Dance Resource Centre of Greater Los Angeles has announced the finalists for the Lester Horton Awards to be held on May 15.Each year The Dance Resource Center of Greater Los Angeles recognizes the best the dance community has to offer by presenting the Lester Horton Dance Awards -- an evening devoted to celebrating Southern California's dance

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Arts Ballet Theatre of Florida presents Dr. Ouch!

It is often said that The Nutcracker is the best ballet to introduce the children to this beautiful art. Tickets sales and the impact it has made on many of us, is undeniable.But what happens after that? How to keep that enthusiasm alive without waiting until the next holiday season to see it again? As part of the program Ballets for the Family series and in

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Liz Lerman to resign from her company

Renowned choreographer Liz Lerman is resigning as Artistic Director of Liz Lerman Dance Exchange. As the company nears its 35th anniversary, Lerman, 63, is moving on. Starting July 1 the new AD will be Cassie Meador, 31, who has danced with the company for nine years. Meador will oversee fewer full-time artists than the current roster of seven dancers,

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