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Philly Summer Tablao, Aug 13th

Connect with one of the most iconic art forms of Spain right in the heart of Philadelphia. On Saturday, August 13th, Artsi presents “Philly Summer Tablao” featuring the city’s very own premier contemporary flamenco dance company, Pasión y Arte. Whether you love Flamenco or are entirely new to its traditions,

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Philly Summer Tablao, Aug 13th

Connect with one of the most iconic art forms of Spain right in the heart of Philadelphia. On Saturday, August 13th, Artsi presents “Philly Summer

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Summertime and the readin’ is easy

While live performances are scarce by mid-summer, it provides a perfect time to catch up on your reading with a cool dance book. Here are three recommendations focused on dance theory, history, and practice that offer inspiration on those lazy, hazy dog day afternoons. Plus, a bonus of a soon-to-be-released

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Melissa Rector

Koresh Pays Tribute to Relationship Between Artist and Muse

Melissa Rector is revealed sitting center stage as the lights come up on the Koresh Dance Company’s new “Muse,” which premiered last Thursday, June 2, at the Suzanne Roberts Theater. Accompanied by a recording of John Hurt singing the gospel classic “I Shall Not Be Moved,” Rector remains motionless —

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Carne Viva Dance Theatre

Review of Mio/Tuyo/Nuestro

“I spilled bubbles on my skirt,” drawls a voice in the lilting cadence of a six-year-old. Again: “I spilled bubbles on my skirt.”Still no answer.“Jasiri,” they call, getting the attention of another figure, this one hanging on the top bar of a swingset.“Jasiri, I spilled bubbles on my skirt. It’s

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