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Tuesday, May 19, 2020

A curator’s tour of the new European galleries at the Philadelphia Museum of Art by Camille Bacon-Smith

For anyone who’s longing to get back to the museum, PMA curator of European art Jennifer Thompson talks to Camille Bacon-Smith about shaking up the collection.

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Monday, March 16, 2020

Liquid Loft presents ‘Foreign Tongues’ at the Kimmel Center by Camille Bacon-Smith

In ‘Foreign Tongues,’ Austrian dance company Liquid Loft mingled with the audience to explore communication through space and gesture and the spoken word. Camille Bacon-Smith reviews.

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Monday, March 9, 2020

The Pennsylvania Ballet presents ‘La Bayadère’ by Camille Bacon-Smith

The Pennsylvania Ballet presents ‘La Bayadère,’ a classic tale of love and jealousy, betrayal and remorse set in a colonizers’ vision of an India that never was. Camille Bacon-Smith r…

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Sunday, January 26, 2020

The Philadelphia Dance Project presents Tori Lawrence & Co.’s ‘Junkspace’ by Camille Bacon-Smith

A site-adaptive work from Tori Lawrence & Co. engages modernist industrial architecture as found artistic spaces. Camille Bacon-Smith reviews.

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Tuesday, December 10, 2019

The PA Ballet’s music director shares orchestral secrets of ‘The Nutcracker’ by Camille Bacon-Smith

Balanchine’s ‘Nutcracker’ is a dance lover’s seasonal favorite, but after 27 years of working with the PA Ballet’s orchestra, music director Beatrice Jona Affron has a thing or two…

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Tuesday, December 3, 2019

Annenberg Center Live presents Kulu Mele’s ‘Ogun and the People’ by Camille Bacon-Smith

Philly’s own Kulu Mele celebrated its 50th anniversary at the Annenberg with the world-premiere 'Ogun and the People,' a story of the Orisha based on Afro-Cuban culture. Camille Bacon-Smit…

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Sunday, November 17, 2019

The Kimmel Center presents ‘Taj Express: The Bollywood Musical Revue’ by Camille Bacon-Smith

'Taj Express' brings Mumbai to Philadelphia in director Shruti Merchant’s gleeful explosion of color, dance, and music from the creators of India’s Bollywood musicals. Camille Bacon-Smit…

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Monday, November 11, 2019

The Pennsylvania Ballet presents ‘World Premieres’ by Camille Bacon-Smith

The Pennsylvania Ballet presents three diverse choreographic voices in a trio of contemporary world premieres. Camille Bacon-Smith reviews.

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Monday, April 8, 2019

The Pennsylvania Ballet presents ‘An All Stravinsky Program’ by Camille Bacon-Smith

The Pennsylvania Ballet’s all-Stravinsky program drew from his earliest collaborations with George Balanchine in the 1920s to new works by Philadelphia choreographer Mathew Neenan. Camille…

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Monday, March 11, 2019

The Pennsylvania Ballet presents Jean Coralli and Jules Perrot’s ‘Giselle’ by Camille Bacon-Smith

The Pennsylvania Ballet presents ‘Giselle,’ a tale of love and betrayal and vengeful spirits. Camille Bacon-Smith reviews.

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The Pennsylvania Ballet presents ‘Giselle’ by Camille Bacon-Smith

The Pennsylvania Ballet presents ‘Giselle,’ a tale of love and betrayal and vengeful spirits. Camille Bacon-Smith reviews.

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Sunday, March 10, 2019

BalletX presents choreographic fellow Katarzyna Skarpetowska in the 2019 Spring Series by Camille Bacon-Smith

BalletX presents new works by 2019 choreographic fellow Katarzyna Skarpetowska, and mentor and long-time BalletX collaborator Nicolo Fonte. An East Coast premiere by dancer and choreographer…

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Monday, March 4, 2019

Annenberg Center Live and NextMove Dance present Dance Theater of Harlem by Camille Bacon-Smith

Annenberg Center Live and NextMove Dance present Dance Theater of Harlem in residency, with a world premiere by choreographer (and Philadelphia native) Robert Garland. Camille Bacon-Smith re…

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Saturday, March 10, 2018

Pennsylvania Ballet presents Tchaikovsky’s ‘Swan Lake’ by Camille Bacon-Smith

The Pennsylvania Ballet presents 'Swan Lake,' the most iconic and best-loved ballet in the classical repertoire. Camille Bacon-Smith reviews.

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Sunday, April 9, 2017

Annenberg Center Live presents Pilobolus Dance Theater’s ‘Shadowland’ by Camille Bacon-Smith

In Pilobolus's 'Shadowland,' a young girl exploring adulthood enters a dream world of shadows. Camille Bacon-Smith reviews.

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