Dance, Stages

Finding Love with Deeply Rooted Dance Theater

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In celebration of February’s Black History Month and Valentine’s Day, Deeply Rooted Dance Theater presents an exploration of love during its debut at the North Shore Center for the Performing […]

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Dance, Stages

The Nutcracker by Christopher Wheeldon: A Changed Classic

Christopher Wheeldon is a visionary; there’s no doubt about that. When I learned that he’d be dreaming up a revamped version of The Nutcracker featuring the Joffrey Ballet, I couldn’t resist a […]

Sarah Brooks /
Dance, Stages

Joffrey’s Romeo & Juliet: Sad and Sweet With a Beautiful Flourish

We all the know the story; two star-crossed lovers separated by their families, major fights and deaths in the streets, all leading Romeo and Juliet to tragically bring their lives […]

Sarah Brooks /
Beyond

Daybreaker Diary: Wednesday Morning Fever

My eyes opened very slowly when my alarm went off at 4:45 a.m. on Wednesday morning. Awakening in a haze, I pondered, do I REALLY want to do this? My bag was […]

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Dance, Stages

Joffrey Ballet’s Cinderella Sparkles and Stuns at the Auditorium Theatre

  We all know the story; Cinderella, bound to cleaning the house and being excluded from all the privileges her family has access to, falls in love with the handsome […]

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