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-------------------- Where the Heart Beats John Cage, Zen Buddhism, and the Inner Life of Artists Kay Larson Penguin: 477 pp., $29.95 -------------------- In the late 1940s and early 1950s, composer John Cage underwent related crises in his...
Tags: Arts, Religion and Belief, Columbia University, Japan, Culture
Culture MonsterBenjamin Millepied -- boyfriend of actress Natalie Portman -- revealed more information about the first season of L.A. Dance Project, his new company that will kick off its first season in September at the Music Center. Millepied divulged that the...
Culture MonsterChristopher Wheeldon’s acclaimed version of “Alice in Wonderland,” danced by the National Ballet of Canada, plus an array of repertory programs by Alvin Ailey, the Joffrey Ballet and American Ballet Theatre are among the the highlights...
WEDNESDAY Chocolate Seder at TBY The women of Temple Bat Yahm will observe Passover with a Chocolate Seder at 7 p.m. in the Main Hall at TBY, 1011 Camelback St., Newport Beach. Reservations, which are required, can be made by calling (949) 644-1999. For...
The most beautiful bird in the world is flying into Costa Mesa. The American Ballet Theatre's world premiere of Alexei Ratmansky's all-new production of "The Firebird" takes off at the Segerstrom Center for the Arts in Costa Mesa on Thursday night and...
FRIDAY All-Day Program at Concordia The Concordia University Center for Public Policy presents a one-day program on "Creating High Performance Government in Orange County and Beyond," with Harvard University Kennedy School of Government professor Bob...
SUNDAY Learn to Compost The Costa Mesa Sanitary District offers a free composting workshop at 11 a.m. at Fairview Park on Placentia Avenue. The Young Dubliners The Celtic rock band The Young Dubliners perform a free concert at 2 p.m. at Muldoon's...
Since its founding in 1940, the esteemed American Ballet Theatre has appeared in a total of 132 cities, 42 countries and all 50 states. And throughout its 72-year history, the New York-based company has commissioned works by all of the great...
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In mid-December, we caught Columbia's Alicia Graf in a premiere program presented by the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater in New York City. Seeing her back performing with Ailey as part of the company's 50th anniversary celebrations was definitely a...
Tags: Dance, Jill Scott, Entertainment, Festive Events, Dance
Culture MonsterTheater book suggestions for the holidays....
Culture MonsterEmotional times for the Merce Cunningham troupe as its final performances draw to a close....
Culture MonsterThe troupe takes its final bows in New York City with a multifaceted ‘Event’ that featured portions of 24 dances representing five decades of the choreographer’s work....
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