Dance

OC high school bans body-shaking twerking

ALISO VIEJO, Calif. (AP) — One Orange County high school has recently added twerking to its list of dances that are banned for students. The Orange County Register reports Tuesday that administrators at Aliso Niguel […]

10/30/2013

Screenshot of woman who made video to quit her job, with Kanye West's "Gone" playing in background, posted on YouTube.

Woman who quit job in video offered new position

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — A University of Missouri graduate whose dance video announcing she was quitting her job was offered another employment opportunity during a taped appearance on a daytime TV talk show. On […]

10/03/2013

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From ballet to boots for weekend fun

For a decade, Burbank-based Media City Ballet drew attention for its loving re-creations of works made famous by Sergei Diaghilev’s Ballet Russes de Monte Carlo, as well as the popular Nutcracker. In 2012 the professional […]

08/23/2013

Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, Washington, DC

Kennedy Center hosts ‘National Dance Day’ events

WASHINGTON (AP) — Dancers are taking over the Kennedy Center this weekend for National Dance Day, offering performances and lessons throughout the day. Joshua Allen, the 2008 winner of TV’s “So You Think You Can […]

07/26/2013

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‘Dance Day’ to feature all-day events in DC, LA

WASHINGTON (AP) — Arts centers in Los Angeles and Washington are planning daylong celebrations with the creators of TV’s “So You Think You Can Dance” to mark National Dance Day next month. The Music Center […]

06/25/2013

Maggie McKay

Experience LA’s holiday events

By Maggie McKay, KFWB Afternoon Anchor The Nutcracker In our family it’s a tradition to go to the Nutcracker every year and try different productions of it, but last year we loved it so much […]

12/07/2012

Argentines embrace the tango in annual festival

(AP) – Argentines were readying to embrace their partners and glide at the world’s largest annual tango festival and championship. The two-week long offering of more than 500 free dance lessons, concerts and recitals will […]

08/14/2012

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