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Brazilian company taps into African roots to produce global sound

Brazilian dance comes in more flavours than Baskin-Robbins ice cream.

There’s samba. We’ve all heard of that. Capoeira (where dance meets martial arts meets acrobatics). Check. 753 more words


Five facts about Year of the Horse

Spurred to Greatness DJD artistic director Kim Cooper never imagined her co-muse for a Josephine Baker show would be a herd of 400-pound mechanical horses. An admirer of the inimitable American-French singer and dancer, Cooper had long pondered putting up a show based on Baker’s life and work. 331 more words