| Jun 19, 2012
| 6:00 PM
Mark Morris Dance Group
June 21-22, 8 p.m., pre-show discussions at 7 p.m., $20-$50, Shubert Theater, 247 College St., New Haven, artidea.org
On the heels of a successful debut in China, where choreographer Mark Morris received the honorific title of...
| Dec 23, 2011
| 5:13 PM
A 21-year-old soldier from Longwiew who was deployed in Afghanistan was killed Wednesday - just days before the end of her tour of duty, the Department of Defense announced.
Spc. Mikayla A. Bragg was assigned to the 201st Brigade Support Battalion, 3rd...
| Jul 22, 2011
Vandals have struck again at City Park. This time police say they targeted the golf course.
Investigators say someone went there after hours and got away with a 500-pound hole marker.
The North Course and Driving Range at City Park is a golfer's...
| Nov 8, 2009
Susan Graham and Nicholas McGegan have never collaborated before. But when they get together, the Texas-raised mezzo-soprano and British conductor behave like an old married couple. On a recent afternoon in Berkeley, the home base of the Philharmonia...
| Apr 11, 2010
There comes a time in an artistic prodigy's life when youth gives way to middle age and terms like "wunderkind" and "enfant terrible" cease to apply.
Shen Wei -- who at age 22 became a founding member of China's first modern dance company -- turns 42...
| Apr 24, 2008
In 1988, Mark Morris was invited to make his dance company a resident ensemble at the Théâtre Royal de la Monnaie. As part of Brussels' opera company, he was told to think as big as he liked. He did, and that was, for him, a new opportunity. During his...
| Aug 30, 2009
It is early afternoon at the Baryshnikov Arts Center. On the fourth floor, a woman in a black leotard dances in a large studio with high ceilings and great views of the Hudson River. She hardly pauses as the most famous dancer of them all stops at the...
| Dec 20, 2009
Throughout the first decade of the 21st century, impatient dancers, choreographers, critics and audience members all hoped that a new breed of innovators would appear to transform theatrical dance the way that Russian impresario Sergei Diaghilev radically...
| Jul 6, 2008
Mark Morris breezes into Sandy Hill's Los Olivos ranch house, necklaces dangling, a shawl draped loosely about his shoulders and dance company directors Nancy Umanoff and Lauren Cherubini in tow. Once dubbed "our Mozart of modern dance" by the...
| Oct 31, 2008
| 4:30 PM
Courtney G.? Of COURSE you remember her. She was the pint-size dynamo from Commack (now living in Dix Hills) who very nearly upended the field in last spring's "So You Think You Can Dance," by winning - but alas,......
| Nov 30, 2009
| 4:32 PM
-- Busted: The former director of Spain's Guggenheim Museum in Bilbao has been sentenced to 32 months in jail for stealing about $750,000 from the museum between 1998 and 2008. (Agence France Presse) -- Trouble looming: Are layoffs and other......
| May 11, 2010
| 4:32 PM
The eighth season of dance at the Music Center will be the biggest yet. The 2010-11 series -- now named Glorya Kaufman Presents Dance at the Music Center -- will feature troupes from Europe and Latin America, a collaboration with......