Exclusive Interview! Nick Lazzarini of Shaping Sound!
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Exclusive Interview! Nick Lazzarini of Shaping Sound!

Nick Lazzarini (born March 6, 1984), an American dancer. He is best known as the first season winner on the Fox reality show So You Think You Can Dance. He is a trained dancer in jazz, lyrical, hip hop, ballet and modern dance styles. Lazzarini became the first person ever to appear on the cover … Continue reading

Gold Show|Rose Show Returns For 2014
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Gold Show|Rose Show Returns For 2014

Gold Show|Rose Show 2014 presents A collection of New Works in Dance, Film, and Performance from Heloise Gold, Julie Nathanielsz, Margery Segal Elaine Dove and Jason Phelps *ONE WEEKEND ONLY* Recognized last year by the Austin Chronicle as one of the Top Dance Performances of 2013, Gold Show|Rose Show, a co-production from Heloise Gold and Julie Nathanielsz, returns for a second … Continue reading

For Fear The Glass May Shatter At The Vortex Is A Bust…. By Laura Jordan
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For Fear The Glass May Shatter At The Vortex Is A Bust…. By Laura Jordan

Showing at the Vortex, For Fear the Glass May Shatter, only holds up to the reputation of the Vortex itself.  For my first time at the Vortex I was leery about what to expect.  I’d heard the words “weird”, “avant-garde” and “naked”, all things in life I tend to love.  What I saw was beyond … Continue reading

Mozart Requiem Undead! Thrilling New Musical Journey!
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Mozart Requiem Undead! Thrilling New Musical Journey!

TEXAS PERFORMING ARTS, FUSEBOX FESTIVAL, GOLDEN HORNET PROJECT, AND TEXAS CHORAL CONSORT PRESENT MOZART REQUIEM UNDEAD GRAHAM REYNOLDS AND PETER STOPSCHINSKI, ARTISTIC DIRECTORS BRENT BALDWIN MUSIC DIRECTOR AND CONDUCTOR WEDNESDAY, APRIL 16, 2014, 6:30 P.M. AT THE FRENCH LEGATION MUSEUM (802 SAN MARCOS ST.) FREE ADMISSION Less than one year before Mozart died, he received … Continue reading

Exclusive Interview With Mark Halasi of Cirque Du Soleil
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Exclusive Interview With Mark Halasi of Cirque Du Soleil

Austin Entertainment Weekly Editor Olin Meadows spent some time with Cirque Du Soleil featured performer, Mark Halasi. Halasi performs the role of Icarus, and performs a net act. Halasi is from Hungary and has been with Cirque Du Soleil for over 8 Years. AEW: How much time does it take you to prepare for a show … Continue reading

There’s a Story To Be Told in “The Strange Undoing of Prudencia Hart” By Joan Baker
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There’s a Story To Be Told in “The Strange Undoing of Prudencia Hart” By Joan Baker

Last night was a blustery, chilly evening in Austin, but a friend and I happened upon a charming little pub that caught our fancy and warmed our hearts. It is located on the stage of the Bass Concert Hall. How can that be you ask? Well now, there’s a story to be told… To begin, … Continue reading

Cirque du Soleil Varekai Hits Cedar Park Center February 26-March 2
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Cirque du Soleil Varekai Hits Cedar Park Center February 26-March 2

Cirque du Soleil will perform its newest arena show, Varekai, at Cedar Park Center from February 26 – March 2, 2014 for seven performances only. Cedar Park Center will be Varekai’s ninth tour stop since it embarked on a new journey this past December touring the world in arenas. Varekai is a critically-acclaimed production that has wowed … Continue reading