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CARE Ballet offers Princess & Knight Camp!

by (careballet)

Submitted 07-08-2015 under

The CARE Conservatory of Ballet is offering Princess & Knight Camp to girls and boys ages 3-6. Spend 3 mornings in CARE's enchanted forest, playing games, making crafts, listening to stories and moving to fun and imaginative music. Cost:...

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DisArt closing performance to celebrate strides, continue conversation

by (mackenziebush13)

Submitted 04-21-2015 under LOCAL LIFE

The inaugural DisArt Festival, a multi-venue disability arts festival, is winding down. However, there are still opportunities to engage with this event, including the closing ceremony featuring Dis-Stories at Wealthy Theatre on Saturday, April...

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An Animal Adventure During Your Spring Break "Staycation"

by (Grand Rapids Ballet)

Submitted 04-03-2015 under NONPROFITS

Grand Rapids Ballet School’s Junior Company and PNC Bank are presenting an entertaining $5 performance featuring an indoor parade of lions, elephants, swans, and more! On April 7-9, “Carnival of the Animals” will transform the...

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Grand Rapids Ballet adult classes open company to community

by (Grand Rapids Ballet)

Submitted 03-24-2015 under NONPROFITS

Ideal Placement in an Active City Grand Rapids is home to an active, bright community of people that value the mind, body and spirit. The city boasts neighborhood gardens, 25K races and art festivals alongside a dozen colleges and state-of-the-art...

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CARE Ballet presnets Coppelia

by (careballet)

Submitted 01-08-2015 under

CARE Ballet will present a one-hour condensed version of the classic ballet, Coppelia. The ballet tells the story of an old inventor and toymaker, Dr. Coppelius, and the life-size dancing doll he created, named Coppelia. After the ballet you are...

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Community meeting hosts break dancers; gives GR residents a chance to have fun while planning

by (Andy Angelo Pre...)

Submitted 01-02-2015 under NONPROFITS

By: Antonio J. - age 14 There will be a community meeting held on Thursday, January 8th from 6:30-8:00pm at Cesar Chavez Elementary school. This meeting will be very different from most ordinary public meetings – at this meeting, there will be...

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Chris Van Allsburg's set designs to premiere at Grand Rapids Ballet's "The Nutcracker"

by (Marie Orttenburger)

Submitted 12-10-2014 under NEWS

On Friday, December 12, the Grand Rapids Ballet will premiere their performance of "The Nutcracker." This year's performance will feature a brand new set design by the well-acclaimed picture book author and illustrator, Chris Van...

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Story Matters: Antonio Jaimes Bautista loves to dance

by (Elevating Voices)

Submitted 11-07-2014 under NONPROFITS

Leer este artículo en español | Read this article in Spanish We build community when we share our stories - whether they be a memory, an experience or just simply telling what we think is great about this place. The Elevating Voices project is...

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Antonio Jaimes Bautista le encanta bailar

by (Elevating Voices)

Submitted 11-07-2014 under NONPROFITS

Read this article in English | Leer este artículo en inglés Construimos comunidad cuando compartimos nuestras historias – si son de una memoria, una experiencia o solamente diciendo lo que pensamos es bueno de este lugar. El proyecto de...

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My experience of ArtPrize: watching audiences connect with dance in different ways

by (diaghilev)

Submitted 10-02-2014 under VOICES

It's a unique thing to stand in the space where "respirador (breather)" by Dance in the Annex (DITA) is presented during public ArtPrize hours. I've made an effort to be in the space whenever possible, to be available to answer...

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