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day 112/april 22, 2014

I was hoping it wouldn’t be too obvious that I had trouble getting this picture. I was trying to get the whole shirt in without making it look like I was just took a very odd picture of my chest, but it’s still odd. 72 more words

Supermodel Helena Christensen stars as ballet teacher in the new Oh Land music video

Before she came to public attention as the ethereal electro-pop siren Oh Land, the Danish musician Nanna Fabricius was a small-town girl who dreamed of becoming a ballerina. 208 more words


"You must be the no-cheese girl" - welcome to the griddy city

Last night I had my usual hating-Penn-Station experience as I got off the Amtrak. The queue for taxis was magnificently long and the weather was pretty biting. 1,725 more words

The Dream Gig: Alvin Ailey at the Kennedy Center

This week, I lived the dream: I worked with Alvin Ailey. The Alvin Ailey Dance Company. At the Kennedy Center.

This is my wildest dream… happening. 1,573 more words

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Saturday Open Thread | Alvin Ailey Dance Series

Pas de Duke is Alvin Ailey’s spirited modern dance translation of a classical pas de deux, originally created in 1976 as a showcase for Judith Jamison and Mikhail Baryshnikov. 153 more words

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