Posts Tagged ‘Cirque du Soleil’

A Cirque Show Even Non-Fans May Like

Written by Doug Strassler on . Posted in Arts & Film, Theater

Cirque du Soleil, the entertainment behemoth created by Guy Laliberté, is a binary creature—you either like its fusion of ballet and death-defying acrobatics or you don’t. Zarkana, which has returned for a second, slightly trimmed-down stint at Radio City Music Hall, pushes the show’s dark edges even further. But Cirque haters beware: You’d be missing [&hellip
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The World at Her Feet: Annabella Gonzalez celebrates 35th anniversary

Written by admin on . Posted in Arts Our Town, Arts West Side Spirit, Dance, Our Town, West Side Spirit

Annabella Gonzalez Dance started its 35th season on March 16. by Adam Rathe Despite being best known for her feet, Annabella Gonzalez first came to New York City on a Greyhound bus. The Mexican-born founder of Annabella Gonzalez Dance Theater, which is celebrating its 35th year with a weekend-long program March 16 and 17 at the Manhattan Movement and Arts Center, came to New York one summer ostensibly to study theater, but left—returning [&hellip
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