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Danny Buraczeski Jazzes Up SMU’s Spring Dance Concert

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Our three-part series of interviews with choreographers working on SMU’s Spring Dance Concert concludes with jazz dance master Danny Buraczeski and James Baldwin.

John Selya Tackles Tom Stoppard And Pink Floyd For SMU’s Spring Dance Concert

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It’s not like that’s a challenge or anything – taking on Dark Side of the Moon as re-conceived by intellectual playwright Tom Stoppard for a BBC radio play, and making it into a dance piece.

SMU Gets Its Largest Grant – Ever – For Meadows Museum and Arts School

Its the largest gift in SMU’s history — joining the $1 billion the college is close to raising — and the largest grant from the Meadows Foundation.

The Big Deal: Exhibition On Screen ‘Vincent Van Gogh: A New Way Of Seeing’

This Big Deal is your front row to the world’s greatest art.

The Van Cliburn’s Youth Movement

Twenty four teens have been chosen to compete in the first Cliburn International Junior Piano Competition.

Avant Chamber Ballet Introduces First Annual Women’s Choreography Project

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The Women’s Choreography Project this weekend at the Eisemann Center answers the question: Where are all the female choreographers?

Local Writers Have Lots of New-Play Fests. But Do They Have A Shot At A MainStage Show?

Yes, you can get your play read, even staged in North Texas. There are new play festivals galore in the area – helping local writers learn, get better, get noticed. But where do the plays – and the playwrights – go from there?

Cancer Brings A Trumpet Summit To Dallas This Week

A rare conclave is coming here nearly 20 top-flight trumpeters from Cuban jazz great Arturo Sandoval to principal trumpets from the likes of the New York Philharmonic. They’ll be playing concerts and holding master classes, all because the DSO’s Ray Anthony played the trumpet — and learned he had cancer.

North Texas Playwright Andrew Harris Gets New York Reading

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From a UNT production to free performances at Theatre Three, The Lady Revealed has been getting around.

The Big Deal: ‘Exhibition on Screen: Rembrandt From the National Gallery London & Rijkmuseum Amsterdam’

See the world’s greatest art from your cozy cinema seat and popcorn in hand.

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