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Sesame Street Magic

I remember the days when my lola would let me sit on the couch, turn on the TV, switch the channel to Sesame Street and hand me some snacks. 381 more words


Win tickets to the Mariinsky Ballet at the Millennium Centre, Wales

Here’s a wonderful opportunity for one lucky person to win a pair of tickets to see the Mariinsky Ballet at the Millennium Centre in Wales, any time between THursday 14th and Sunday 17th April. 161 more words

Carole Edrich Dance Photography

Discovering Disney: Make Mine Music

Over the next few months, we’ll be watching all of the Disney animated features and recapping the experience. We’ll also finish with a subjective definitive ranking and discuss any big picture thoughts about Disney’s legacy in Hollywood storytelling and culture in general. 567 more words

Sergei Prokofiev: "Peter and the Wolf" Narrated by Itzhak Perlman

After eighteen years of self-imposed exile in Europe and America, Prokofiev returned to his native Russia in 1936.  Shortly afterward, he was approached by Natalia Satz, director of the Moscow Musical Theater for Children, with a proposal to write a play that would introduce children to the instruments of the orchestra.  269 more words

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Prokofiev (1891-1953)

“In my view, the composer, just as the poet, the sculptor or the painter, is in duty bound to serve Man, the people. He must beautify life and defend it. 977 more words

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