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Toast of NYC Coming Back to STL!

by Debbie Monterrey dcmonterrey@cbs.com

We’ve talked a lot about start-ups moving here from the Left Coast. But what about celebrated performers moving here from the Right Coast? 333 more words

Debbie's Blog

Dancing in a dangerous time

My Enchanté column from August 13, 2015

Part 1: Dancing despite the odds

In his New York City Hell’s Kitchen home, filled with reminders of a dancing life, 86 year old Nathaniel (Nat) Horne lives with Princess, an older and large black lab. 1,226 more words

The Arts

Joni Mitchell on being like a cellophane wrapper on cigarettes to share an authentic self as part of the creative process

I’ve come to the Joni Mitchell party late. As I cross the finish line on projects inspiration is in dire demand and in short supply. But, when you write as a profession, inspiration is a luxury not a tool or skill since inspiration can entail  629 more words

Globally Acclaimed Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater Is Non-Stop Extraordinary Entertainment

Audiences in Johannesburg and Cape Town to be Inspired by Performances of World-Renowned Dancers During Highly-Anticipated Visit to South Africa this September

The highly acclaimed New York-based  777 more words

Live Events

Alvin Ailey Dance Theatre-Paris

I’m literary still on a high after watching the Alvin Ailey show tonight! I’ve always been fascinated with what the human body can do, and the way you can express yourself and your surroundings through dance! 134 more words

Things To Do & See

things done so far in nyc that don't quite merit an individual post (1)

The day after I arrived in NYC I saw an incredible (as always) performance by the Alvin Ailey company, which included a new work called “Exodus” and one of my favorites, “After the Rain Pas de Duex.” You can see clips of each below, but I highly encourage you to see if their touring company is coming to your city, some of the most amazing dance ever! 495 more words


Alvin Ailey Dance Theater to make big screen debut in 400 screens nationwide

On Thursday, October 22 at 7pm, audiences across the country will be able to see Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater on the big screen, in a production called… 70 more words