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3D Dance Movies Give Audiences The Best Seat in the House

July 3, 2011

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Thanks to modern technology, dance and film lovers around the world have a chance to see some of their favorite dancers live…almost. If you have seen a 3D movie, you know what I mean. The films make you feel like you’re standing in the room with all the drama and excitement. I was skeptical at […]

Theatre Bay Area Provides Important Information About Social Media in the Arts

June 22, 2011

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Theatre Bay Area recently came out with a study called The Tangled Web: Social Media in the Arts. The findings of this study are based on the social media presence of 207 diverse non-profit arts organizations around the world. Since the company mostly focuses on art in the Bay Area, the sample used in this […]

Former So You Think You Can Dance Contestants Interact with Fans on Twitter

May 30, 2011

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There is an entirely new breed of super fans emerging in the age of social media. Though I don’t believe that there will ever again be dancers as widely known as Ginger Rogers or Fred Astaire, contestants from TV shows such as So You Think You Can Dance (SYTYCD) and Dancing With the Stars have begun to […]

Heidi Duckler Takes Dance Out of the Theater and Into the Public Eye

May 27, 2011

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Site specific dance has always been a favorite of mine because it often introduces dance to those who do not know a lot about the art form. The same can be said for Heidi Duckler’s “Laundromatinee” which was recently performed here in Eugene, Oregon. Heidi Duckler is a 1976 University of Oregon (UO) graduate and her […]

National Dance Week Day 2, La La La Human Steps “Amelia”

April 23, 2011

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It is day 2 of National Dance Week and today is one of the first sunny days of the year here in Eugene, Oregon. Enjoy this dance for camera by La La La Human Steps, a contemporary ballet company in Montreal, Canada. I just booked my hotel for a trip I’m taking to Canada next […]