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BOOK CORNER: New book offers unique look at world of dance

“I Am Dance: Words and Images of The Black Dancer,” by Hal Banfield, offers an intimate encounter with the world of dance through the lens of 20 black dancers. In it, Banfield showcases dance styles such as ballet, jazz, contemporary, tap, voguing and more while including interview commentary with the dancers along with high-quality images Read More…

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Spring break brings intensive dance lessons for some

LOS ANGELES — Thirteen-year-old Holland de Klerk literally has been dancing all week. But unlike other teenagers, she wasn’t partying during spring break. She and 60 other ballet dancers ages 8-25 participated in the Debbie Allen Dance Academy (DADA) On Pointe Ballet Intensive April 8-12. The four-day, concentrated dance study paired intermediate and advanced students Read More…