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Date Of Birth:
July 01, 1941 (79)
Birth Place:
Portland, IN, USA
Bio:
Twyla Tharp is an American born artist. (read complete bio)
 
Date of Birth: July 01, 1941 (79)

Birth Place: Portland, IN, USA

Bio:
Twyla Tharp is an American born artist. (read complete bio)
American Ballet Theatre Presents World Premiere by Alexei Ratmansky Photo American Ballet Theatre Presents World Premiere by Alexei Ratmansky
by BWW News Desk - Feb 26, 2021

New York City Center President & CEO Arlene Shuler today announced a new digital program, ABT Live from City Center | A Ratmansky Celebration, featuring American Ballet Theatre (ABT) premiering Tuesday, March 23 at 7 PM, and available on demand through Sunday, April 18.

Hubbard Street Dance Chicago Appoints Linda-Denise Fisher-Harrell as Artistic Directo Photo Hubbard Street Dance Chicago Appoints Linda-Denise Fisher-Harrell as Artistic Director
by BWW News Desk - Feb 19, 2021

Hubbard Street Dance Chicago has selected Linda-Denise Fisher-Harrell as its Artistic Director, following an executive search process led by Arts Consulting Group. She will begin her tenure on March 1, 2021.

Chicago Dance History Project Announces Interview Marathon Schedule Photo Chicago Dance History Project Announces Interview Marathon Schedule
by BWW News Desk - Jan 12, 2021

Chicago Dance History Project (CDHP) has confirmed the lineup and schedule for its Interview Marathon on January 31. Interviewees will appear live from international locations and around the U.S. CDHP Executive/Artistic Director Jenai Cutcher will conduct all the interviews from Chicago's historic Auditorium Theatre, which has donated its space for the event.

Emmy Award Winner Scott Silberstein Receives Inaugural Maurice Seymour Award Photo Emmy Award Winner Scott Silberstein Receives Inaugural Maurice Seymour Award
by BWW News Desk - Dec 10, 2020

As a highlight of its previously announced Interview Marathon on January 31, Chicago Dance History Project (CDHP) presents its inaugural Maurice Seymour Award for Vision and Service to Scott Silberstein, producer and co-founder of HMS Media, the Emmy Award-winning multimedia company that creates broadcast, online, and mobile content.

VIDEO: Watch New Video from Nainnoh, Featuring Kristine Bendul and Abdiel Jacobsen! Photo VIDEO: Watch New Video from Nainnoh, Featuring Kristine Bendul and Abdiel Jacobsen!
by Stage Tube - Dec 9, 2020

Georgian-born folk/indie artist Nainnoh has just released a new music video! Entitled “Run,” the intimate video is a collaboration between Nainnoh and two dancers who perform with Twyla Tharp and Martha Graham: Kristine Bendul and Abdiel Jacobsen. The music also features composer John Sully playing a traditional, recorder-like Georgian instrument known as the Salamuri.

BWW Blog: The Best Advice They've Ever Received - Theatre Around the World Photo BWW Blog: The Best Advice They've Ever Received - Theatre Around the World
by Student Blogger: Bea Mienik - Dec 7, 2020

In these hard times, we could all use some good advice! I reached out to some in the theatre community, and here’s what they had to say...

BWW Feature: PNB ARTISTIC DIRECTOR PETER BOAL ANNOUNCES THREE PROMOTIONS DURING FIRST Photo BWW Feature: PNB ARTISTIC DIRECTOR PETER BOAL ANNOUNCES THREE PROMOTIONS DURING FIRST LOOK TO THE FUTURE GALA. at McCaw Hall
by Sondra Forsyth - Nov 20, 2020

“It gives me tremendous pleasure to be able to promote three dancers in our company this evening.”

Chicago Dance History Project's Interview Marathon Kicks Off Fifth Anniversary Celebr Photo Chicago Dance History Project's Interview Marathon Kicks Off Fifth Anniversary Celebration
by BWW News Desk - Nov 18, 2020

Chicago Dance History Project (CDHP), which investigates, documents, and presents the individual and institutional past of Chicago dance, kicks off its fifth anniversary celebration by showcasing that legacy and continuing its work with the Interview Marathon, a live, day- long, digital event on Sunday, January 31.

BWW Blog: Choreography in a Time of COVID, Part 2 ��" Do Your Homework! Photo BWW Blog: Choreography in a Time of COVID, Part 2 ��" Do Your Homework!
by Student Blogger: Emily Brooks - Nov 14, 2020

Special thanks to Northwestern University’s Jeff Hancock, whose incredible Music Theatre Choreography course inspired many of the “homework” activities I discussed!

BWW Review: PACIFIC NORTHWEST BALLET'S ALL-DIGITAL SEASON, REP 2 Filmed at McCaw Hall Photo BWW Review: PACIFIC NORTHWEST BALLET'S ALL-DIGITAL SEASON, REP 2 Filmed at McCaw Hall
by Sondra Forsyth - Nov 13, 2020

From November 12th to November 16th 2020, Pacific Northwest Ballet offers Rep 2

The Menil Collection's New Exhibition Features The Crossing In David Lang Soundscape, Photo The Menil Collection's New Exhibition Features The Crossing In David Lang Soundscape, Specters Of Noon
by BWW News Desk - Nov 12, 2020

GRAMMY Award and Pulitzer Prize-winning composer David Lang has written an interactive soundscape, specters of noon, for The Menil Collection's new exhibition Allora & Calzadilla: Specters of Noon, on exhibit through June 2021.

Seattle Center Virtual Experiences Brighten the Dark Days of Autumn Photo Seattle Center Virtual Experiences Brighten the Dark Days of Autumn
by BWW News Desk - Nov 10, 2020

The short, dark days of autumn present the perfect setting for snuggling up with a cup or glass of your favorite beverage and taking in all the outstanding online experiences offered by Seattle Center resident organizations and programming partners. Here are some of the virtual events planned for the month of November.

Ballet West Returns With Socially Distanced Performances Photo Ballet West Returns With Socially Distanced Performances
by BWW News Desk - Nov 1, 2020

The Salt Lake Tribune has reported that Ballet West will be returning to live performances, beginning with a socially distanced 'Nine Sinatra Songs' running from November 6-15. 

American Ballet Theatre Partners With Chanel to Launch PAS DE DEUX Docuseries Photo American Ballet Theatre Partners With Chanel to Launch PAS DE DEUX Docuseries
by BWW News Desk - Oct 29, 2020

In a new collaboration, American Ballet Theatre partners with CHANEL to launch Pas de Deux, a limited documentary series exploring the intersection of dance and other diverse art forms. The series premieres Thursday, October 29, 2020 at 7:00PM EDT on American Ballet Theatre's YouTube channel and IGTV.

New York City Ballet Will Not Perform Live During Winter and Spring of 2021; Announce Photo New York City Ballet Will Not Perform Live During Winter and Spring of 2021; Announces Plans to Return for 2021-22 Season
by BWW News Desk - Oct 23, 2020

New York City Ballet today announced that it will be unable to perform at the David H. Koch Theater during the winter and spring of 2021 due to continuing health concerns and mandatory New York State and New York City regulations prohibiting large-scale, live indoor gatherings which are required for both NYCB's rehearsals and performances.

PACIFIC NORTHWEST BALLET ANNOUNCES MILLION-DOLLAR GIFT FROM FRIDAY FOUNDATION, TO END Photo PACIFIC NORTHWEST BALLET ANNOUNCES MILLION-DOLLAR GIFT FROM FRIDAY FOUNDATION, TO ENDOWMENT McCaw Hall
by Sondra Forsyth - Oct 20, 2020

Pacific Northwest Ballet is honored to announce the receipt of a million-dollar gift from the Friday Foundation. With this gift – designated to the Pacific Northwest Ballet Foundation – PNB has created a new endowment, the Jane Lang Davis New Works Fund. Annual income from the invested fund will be used in perpetuity to provide support for one new ballet each season, and/or support the full breadth of PNB’s New Works initiative, including workshops for emerging artists.

D.C.'s Chamber Dance Project Announces Virtual Open Rehearsal Of A New Duet By Christ Photo D.C.'s Chamber Dance Project Announces Virtual Open Rehearsal Of A New Duet By Christian Denice
by BWW News Desk - Oct 9, 2020

Chamber Dance Project, Washington's premier contemporary ballet company, welcomes the public to view a virtual open rehearsal of a new duet by Christian Denice - a part of his larger work, Dwellings - on Wednesday, October 21, 2020, at 5pm, over Zoom.

All-Star Musical Fusion Extravaganza ROCK ME AMADEUS is Coming Summer 2021 Photo All-Star Musical Fusion Extravaganza ROCK ME AMADEUS is Coming Summer 2021
by BWW News Desk - Oct 6, 2020

In a time when we all could use an escape from reality, music can transport us to another place and time. Rock Me Amadeus is a new show that combines classics from different centuries. It brings the grandeur of classical music, the opulence of opera and the powerful emotions of classic rock and pop songs into one electrifying concert experience.

VIDEO: On This Day, September 30- MOVIN' OUT Opens On Broadway Photo VIDEO: On This Day, September 30- MOVIN' OUT Opens On Broadway
by Stage Tube - Sep 30, 2020

Today we celebrate Billy Joel and Twyla Tharp's dance musical sensation, Movin' Out!

Nai-Ni Chen Dance Company's THE BRIDGE Offers Free One-Hour Company Class and More Photo Nai-Ni Chen Dance Company's THE BRIDGE Offers Free One-Hour Company Class and More
by BWW News Desk - Sep 21, 2020

The Bridge, Nai-Ni Chen's Virtual Dance Institute of boundary-breaking dance experiences and Free One-Hour Company Class is open to all dancers at an Intermediate to Advanced Level with Guest Master Artists and Company Dancers September 21-25, 2020 at 12pm EDT on Zoom.

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