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Dance: Reviews on Special James Brown Tribute Concert at the Apollo

Critics are weighing in on a special James Brown Tribute Concert sponsored by and performed at the famed Apollo Theatre in Harlem.

Called “James Brown: Get on the Good Foot,” the special concert, conceived and directed by Otis Sallid, featured a range of dancers, including members of Philadanco, in choreography by a wide assortment of dancemakers including Sallid, Ronald K. 89 more words

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Guest blog: 'Quiet Imprint' by Thang Dao

Guest blogger and dance critic Laura Bleiberg provides the following, Classical Life’s first dance review:

A concert isn’t always just a concert. Sometimes an ulterior motive, below the surface and not publicly discussed, is what drives a performance. 617 more words


Like the fading of a dream: Thuận’s 'Chinatown'

Chinatown is Thuận’s second novel; her first to be translated into French, and published by a major French publisher, Le Seuil, in early 2009. Chinatown… 577 more words