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Faun and Fantasy in BOK

After successful seasons at KKNK 2015 and The Magnet Theatre, Underground Dance Theatre’s provocative BOK returns to the National Arts Festival. 251 more words


Royal Ballet Mixed Bill (Afternoon of a Faun, In The Night, Song of the Earth) - May 30 12.30pm

This mixed bill gave results which were truly mixed. Two Robbins pieces (Afternoon of Faun and In The Night) met with MacMillan’s Song of the Earth for this matinee. 1,205 more words


Sarah Lamb, Melissa Hamilton, Federico Bonelli and Vadim Muntagirov

Sarah Lamb, Melissa Hamilton, Federico Bonelli and Vadim Muntagirov, “Afternoon of a Faun”, choreography by Jerome Robbins, The Royal Ballet

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What is it About Music? Part Five – Tone Color

Lilly B. Gardner, MS, MS, MPA, DPA, CNS

         If you play a musical instrument or have a favorite one, chances are you selected it because of its “tone color.” Tone color (or Timbre), as defined by musicologists, is what you hear being produced. 638 more words

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Unrequited Love in Tanaquil Le Clercq's Afternoon of a Faun

Several days ago I found myself watching a documentary, it was one of those rare stories that mixed promise, tragedy, and unrequited love. Nancy Buirski’s… 463 more words


Scheduling; Afternoon of a Faun

I’m starting to feel human again this morning. Not quite ready for prime time, but awake and together enough to finish my homework, get some review done, pay some bills, and maybe do a little writing today. 295 more words



Nancy Buirski gives us a beautiful, heart-wrenching film documenting the life, love, and work of ballerina Tanaquil Le Clerq. A muse to both Balanchine and Robbins, Le Clercq contracted polio at the height of her dancing prowess. 394 more words