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Did You Know? | Robert Battle

Who is Robert Battle? “I remember early on . . . watching the preacher preach . . . and watching the rest of the congregation respond and be uplifted. I wanted to do something like that.” —Robert Battle on PBS’ NewsHour   As Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater’s artistic director, Robert Battle leads a company…

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Did You Know? | Kate Harpootlian

Dance teachers often remind their students that the dance world is small, and that the people they run into today might very well shape their tomorrows. Dancer Kate Harpootlian will tour with the concert dance phenomenon Shaping Sound starting next month, not just because she is a former So You Think You Can Dance Top…

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July 2017 | Did You Know? | History Connection

  Sean and John Scott / Alfred Desio It’s all energy all the time with tap dancing twins Sean and John Scott. Now appearing in the retro-hip cabaret Absinthe in Las Vegas, Sean and John have worked with Christina Aguilera, Beyoncé, and Usher. The 33-year-olds are equally comfortable calling out a rap with their feet…

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