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Public Broadcasting Service Government Funding For Public Broadcasting Television
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The Rebirth Of American Musical Theatre
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Late Nineteenth Century Edgar Degas
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Conflict In Romantic Relationships
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Time I Dance Special Hobby Dancing
743 wordsPractically every person has his or her own hobby; whether it's a sport, collecting certain items, or something one takes their time practicing. Personally, I never thought I ever had a hobby. As a matter of fact I wasn't even sure what a hobby actually was. Then I got to thinking and I finally realized that my hobby was dancing. Yes, I know that to some people dancing is not considered a true hobby; but the way I see it, if I enjoy dancing and spend my precious time doing it, then I have every ...
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Common Ground Dance Music
555 wordsFirst of all, I would like to give a definition of what a dance and poetry is. Dancing is the art of moving the body in time to the music. Dancing is both an art and communication. Poetry is the art, theory, or structure of poems. Poem is a rhythmical composition, expressing experiences, ideas, or emotions, imaginative, and powerful. I think the dancers, the choreographers, and everybody that was involved with creating and directing the dance performance did an awesome job putting dance, poetry ...
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Oklahoma Summer Arts Institute Oklahoma Summer Arts Dancing
245 wordsThe reasons I want to attend Oklahoma Summer Arts Institute are the fact of dancing for two weeks straight. The chance to be able to express myself in my dancing compels me to audition for this institute. My three favorite artists, Maria Tallchief, Anna Pavlova, and Leonide Massine inspire me to dance as best that I can to hopefully end up like they did. Maria Tallchief made her debut in 1942 with the performance in corps de ballet of the Ballet Russe de Monte Carlo. At the age of 22 she became ...
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Attempted To Catch Ballet Dancers Degas
347 wordsDegas Edgar was a French painter. His compositions, skillful drawings, and perceptive analysis of movement made him one of the greatest artists of modern art in the late 19 th century. Degas is usually classed with the impressionists and exhibited his work in seven of the eight impressionist exhibitions. However, even though he was classed as an impressionist, his training in classical drafting and his dislike of painting directly from nature created a style that represented a related alternativ...
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Redwood Town Nell Eva
525 wordsInto the forest. In the novel into the forest the two main characters, Nell and Eva, lived together their entire lives. Although they grew up with together in the same remote place with the same parents, they developed unique personalities and views on life. In the early stages of the novel there are small things that differentiate the two girls. For example, Nell, wants to be thrifty, save and preserve the things, while Eva is prepared to use things to get something done, her thinking isn t of ...
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529 wordsInto the forest. In the novel? into the forest? the two main characters, Nell and Eva, lived together their entire lives. Although they grew up with together in the same remote place with the same parents, they developed unique personalities and views on life. In the early stages of the novel there are small things that differentiate the two girls. For example, Nell, wants to be thrifty, save and preserve the things, while Eva is prepared to use things to get something done, her thinking isn? t ...
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Ice Skating Hard Work
1,073 wordsIS DANCE A SPORT OR WHAT? Dance is a unique sport because it combines the grit and sweat of sporting events, such as track and field, with the style and extravagance of a fashion show (D. Fowler, 2000). With such an atypical style, dance can be found in various forms. Dance can be entertainment, tradition, recreation, a competitive event, or even a simple act of joy. So should dance be classified as a sport. or what? Many people believe that dance is a cute activity that is fun but shouldnt be t...
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Set The Mood Tango Ballet Celina
346 wordsTangueros in Milonga Boulevard is a tango ballet. The Milonga is a night ballroom with simple furniture, just hundreds of chairs and spare tables all around the floor. The entire ballet takes place in this setting. Here, Mauro and Celina fall in love, Celina says goodbye to the Tango, and Heavens doors open to our star-crossed lovers. The story takes place in the late forties. Celina is considered to be one of the best Tango dancers in Buenos Aires. Mauro leads a normal life and forces her to qu...
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Americas Endangered Asset Television Americas Endangered Asset Public
418 wordsPublic Television Americas Endangered Asset Essay, Research Public Television Americas Endangered Asset media, saw funding for public broadcasting as an easy target for spending cuts. He stated that one reason to cut funding of public broadcasting is because its programming is elitist. He argued that programming like ballet and opera found on pubic television serves only the upper class. one of his fellow Republicans have joined him in this attack on the Public Broadcasting Service. They argue t...
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20 Th Century Lenin Prize 1961
462 wordsIn the 20 th Russia Russia In the 20 th century there have been many artistic movements that define the way we view art. In 1961 there was not a defining movement, but a transition to a contemporary style that would set the pace for the rest of the century. Many painters wanted to follow the form of avant-garde that took place nearly thirty years earlier. At this time Khrushchev did not approve of this form. He was a strong believer of socialist realism and actually wanted to discipline artist t...
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Igor Stravinsky And Coco Chanel Rite Of Spring First
981 wordsRevolutions in the heart Coco and Igor by Chris Greenhalgh 311 pp, Review People punched each other at the premiere of the Rite of Spring. Maybe it was the heat in the packed Th 233; tre des Champs 201; lys 233; es on the warm, Spring evening of May 29 1913. Maybe it was the primal, groin-thrusting immodesty of Nijinskys choreography. But the raw, rhythmic violence of Stravinsky's score soon spilled over into the auditorium, inciting the detractors and defenders of this epoch-making music...
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763 wordsEau de rancor Coco and Igor Chris Greenhalgh Review 163; 12, pp 311 Chanel and Stravinsky enjoyed love in the afternoon for a few months during the summer of 1920. He had lost his wealth to the Bolsheviks; she lodged him for free at her villa outside Paris, together with a consumptive wife, a brood of children, a pianola and an aviary of vocally trained parrots. In the autumn, she exchanged him for a younger and more sportingly virile Russian aristocrat, who had helped to kill Rasputin. As co...
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Swan Lake Motion Pictures
438 wordsTriumph of a swan and dance man Matthew Bourne gives a valuable insight into what makes him tick in conversation with Alastair Macaulay Matthew Bourne and his Adventures in Motion Pictures: In Conversation with Alastair Macaulay Faber 038; Faber? 14. 99, pp 403 Matthew Bournes male Swan Lake returns to London this week, after a spell on Broadway and several British tours. Since its opening at Sadlers Wells in November 1995 and transfer to the West End in 1996, the production has won numerous ...
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Opera House Concert Hall
569 wordsThe Sydney Opera House There was no true place for performing arts in Australia and this angered many residents. So Joseph Cahill set up a committee to raise money for an arts complex. Then, for more funding he established Opera Lotteries. With all the necessary funds available, the next step was a design. A competition was organized for the design of the complex. The winner was Jorn Utzon with his design of a complex with sail shaped roofs. Building began immediately in March of 1957 on Benne l...
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