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Alberta Ballet dancer Kelley McKinlay heads for summer dance tour of United Kingdom with Ballet North

Kelley McKinlay is about to embark on the summer tour of a lifetime – if he can just get the visa stuff worked out.

The popular Alberta Ballet dancer, who has played everyone from Romeo to Elton in Love Lies Bleeding, was in a state of high anxiety Wednesday, after spending all day trying to find out what happened to his passport. 316 more words

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REVIEW: Northern Ballet's 'Wuthering Heights' - Milton Keynes Theatre, April 2015

Northern Ballet’s ‘Wuthering Heights’ is an emotive, expressive and eloquent adaptation of Emily Brontë’s absorbing tale of two doomed lovers.

With its deep and interwoven romantic relationships and powerful themes of betrayal and revenge, the narrative could not be more suited to portrayal through dance – and Northern Ballet are the company to beat when it comes to dramatic interpretation. 686 more words

Milton Keynes Theatre

NEWS: Prepare for passionate pas de deux moments with Northern Ballet's 'Wuthering Heights' at Milton Keynes Theatre, April 2015

Northern Ballet sweeps into Milton Keynes Theatre this evening with a powerful revival of ‘Wuthering Heights’.

Emily Brontë’s tragic masterpiece tells the passionate tale of the stormy relationship between Cathy Earnshaw and the foundling Heathcliff. 338 more words

Milton Keynes Theatre

David Nixon: Bladfold

New Media, for me at least, currently feels akin to a wave of highly concentrated, wholly mediocre ‘art’ that’s being delivered in shiny, small-batch, test-marketed packages. 267 more words

Happy Birthday Gatsby - musings on an enigma

90 years since The Great Gatsby entered the world and it’s still going strong. We owe you one Fitzgerald. But why do we all love Gatsby so much? 553 more words

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David Nixon. The English Gentleman of Magic.

I was recently browsing the Academy of Magical Arts member’s only page on Facebook; I do this quite frequently and am quite addicted to the debates and flares that go on in the postings. 954 more words

Magic And Magicians

East Falls Tax Preparer Convicted of Falsifying Dozens of Clients' Returns To Get Refunds

By Robin Culverwell

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — A Philadelphia man has been convicted of 63 counts of tax fraud.  And it’s costing him his livelihood and he faces years behind bars. 117 more words