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Classical training helps ‘West Side Story’ actress

Classical training helps ‘West Side Story’ actress

Thursday, July 23, 2015
More than half a century after Leonard Bernstein and Stephen Sondheim created the sounds and words of “West Side Story,” the songs continue to resonate with musical theater fans of all ages.
 
Evening of Shakespeare in the park is a delight
SARATOGA SPRINGS

Evening of Shakespeare in the park is a delight

Wednesday, July 22, 2015
With Saratoga Shakespeare in Congress Park, no matter the play or the production, you will always have an entertaining evening.
 
Review: Chinese ballet is beautiful, but slow
SARATOGA SPRINGS

Review: Chinese ballet is beautiful, but slow

Tuesday, July 21, 2015
Saratoga Springs is a ballet town. Thus, when Saratoga Performing Arts Center booked the National Ballet of China for three shows this week, fans flocked to the amphitheater.
 
NYC Ballet shines in Danish classic at SPAC
SARATOGA SPRINGS

NYC Ballet shines in Danish classic at SPAC

Thursday, July 16, 2015
As seen on Wednesday night at Saratoga Performing Arts Center in two August Bournonville ballets, it is clear there is nothing the New York City Ballet dancers can’t do, and do well.
 
Lavish ‘Peony Pavilion’ to be performed at SPAC

Lavish ‘Peony Pavilion’ to be performed at SPAC

Thursday, July 16, 2015
Choreographer Fei Bo compares his ballet “The Peony Pavilion” to “Romeo and Juliet.” It was written just one year before and is just as familiar and beloved by Chinese audiences everywhere.
 
Shakespeare’s timeless tales on 2 area stages

Shakespeare’s timeless tales on 2 area stages

Thursday, July 16, 2015
Tim Dugan and other countless Shakespeare fans know exactly what it is that makes the Bard and his work so very special.
 

Actors in Cap Rep show display delightfully uncanny skills

Wednesday, July 15, 2015
You'll be treated to knock-your-socks-off performances in “Murder for Two”?
 
NYC Ballet keeps genius of Balanchine fresh
SARATOGA SPRINGS

NYC Ballet keeps genius of Balanchine fresh

Saturday, July 11, 2015
It’s hard to believe that George Balanchine’s “The Four Temperaments” is nearly 60 years old. At the Saratoga Performing Arts Center on Thursday night, the ballet looked as fresh as any contemporary ballet.
 
Proctors to help operate Preservation Hall
SARATOGA SPRINGS

Proctors to help operate Preservation Hall

Thursday, July 9, 2015
Proctors is once again extending a helping hand to a Capital Region entertainment venue.
 
NYC Ballet heeds call of the West in marvelous romp at SPAC

NYC Ballet heeds call of the West in marvelous romp at SPAC

Thursday, July 9, 2015
New York City Ballet embraced the great outdoors on Wednesday night at the Saratoga Performing Arts Center with three works that celebrated the romantic American idea of wide-open spaces.
 
Actor brings multiple skills to musical mystery at Capital Repertory Theater
ALBANY

Actor brings multiple skills to musical mystery at Capital Repertory Theater

Thursday, July 9, 2015
American musical theater will continue to celebrate its talented “triple threats,” but in the years ahead many Broadway producers may start looking for performers with yet another skill. Perhaps playing the piano.
 
Actor a 'quadruple threat' in musical mystery
ALBANY

Actor a 'quadruple threat' in musical mystery

Wednesday, July 8, 2015
“Murder for Two,” part musical and part murder mystery, is opening at Cap Rep..
 
Ballet summer ‘treat’ soggy but sweet
SARATOGA SPRINGS

Ballet summer ‘treat’ soggy but sweet

Tuesday, July 7, 2015
On Tuesday night, the rain poured down on the Spa City.
 
NYC Ballet to perform classic ‘La Sylphide’
SARATOGA SPRINGS

NYC Ballet to perform classic ‘La Sylphide’

Sunday, July 5, 2015
Two Romantic ballets by August Bournonville, the father of classical Danish dance, will be performed by New York City Ballet during their July residency.
 
Inge play at Williamstown emotionally compelling

Inge play at Williamstown emotionally compelling

Saturday, July 4, 2015
“Off the Main Road,” a recently discovered unpublished work by William Inge, the Pulitzer Prize-winning author of “Picnic,” is more than just a curiosity.
 
 

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