Tag Archives: Politics

Damian Woetzel & Michael Sandel: Engaging Audiences through Art & Teaching

Damian Woetzel and Tiler Peck at the Guggenheim Museum, photo by Erin Baiano Last Sunday evening, audience members of the intimate Peter B. Lewis Theater at the Guggenheim Museum learned and performed George Balanchine’s Serenade, with piano accompaniment by Cameron … Continue reading

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Cedar Lake Interprets “Iran Inside Out”

Cedar Lake Contemporary Ballet, photo by Erez Sabag Cedar Lake Contemporary Ballet didn’t have to travel far for artistic director Benoit-Swan Pouffer’s latest installation, which opened Tuesday evening at the Chelsea Art Museum, just a few blocks away from Cedar Lake’s theater … Continue reading

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Rachel Maddow on Dance, Art, and Society

Rachel Maddow at Jacob’s Pillow, photo by Christopher Duggan Here’s another reason to love Rachel Maddow: this past Saturday at a free, outdoor PillowTalk hosted by Jacob’s Pillow, the popular television host, radio personality, and political commentator discussed the role … Continue reading

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Dancing with the Berlin Wall

The Berlin Wall, photo by James Starkman Two of my friends just returned from a trip to Berlin, where they spent some time exploring the Berlin Wall and sent me the above photograph.  It not only seems appropriate given this … Continue reading

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New Economy Smack Down

The Field and Galapagos Art Space have teamed up to present a very exciting, timely event: New Economy Smack Down Wednesday, May 13, 7 PM FREE with RSVP, plus cash bar! Co-Hosted by Robert Elmes, Galapagos Art Space, and Jennifer … Continue reading

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