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Thursday, April 8, 2021

One Year Later: Atlanta Ballet’s Keith Reeves discovers grace in the pandemic by Gillian Anne Renault

Keith Reeves’ great-grandmother died in January 2020, but the Atlanta Ballet dancer didn’t... The post One Year Later: Atlanta Ballet’s Keith Reeves discovers grace in the pandemic ap…

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Tuesday, March 30, 2021

Review: Core Dance’s “No Time to Lose” shows the power and poetry of live dance by Gillian Anne Renault

Going from Atlanta Ballet’s Silver Linings livestream last weekend to Core Dance’s... The post Review: Core Dance’s “No Time to Lose” shows the power and poetry of live dance appea…

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Wednesday, March 24, 2021

Review: Atlanta Ballet’s “Silver Linings” livestream delivers a lovely tour de force by Gillian Anne Renault

Oh how I miss live dance! Watching Claudia Schreier’s new ballet on... The post Review: Atlanta Ballet’s “Silver Linings” livestream delivers a lovely tour de force appeared first on…

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Wednesday, February 24, 2021

DanceATL hosts a virtual “taste” of new works and explore artistic process by Gillian Anne Renault

DanceATL, a nonprofit support organization, will host an informal “taste” of in-progress,... The post DanceATL hosts a virtual “taste” of new works and explore artistic process appea…

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Tuesday, February 16, 2021

Review: Despite glitches, “Silver Linings” marks Atlanta Ballet’s welcome return by Gillian Anne Renault

The Atlanta Ballet’s free livestream Silver Linings was an experiment, and like many... The post Review: Despite glitches, “Silver Linings” marks Atlanta Ballet’s welcome return app…

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Thursday, February 11, 2021

Core Dance uses pandemic shutdown as an opportunity to reflect and reimagine by Gillian Anne Renault

For many in the dance world, the pandemic shutdown has created space... The post Core Dance uses pandemic shutdown as an opportunity to reflect and reimagine appeared first on ARTS ATL.

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Tuesday, February 2, 2021

The Atlanta Opera’s new virtual offerings intended as “Love Letters” to the city by Gillian Anne Renault

“Georgia on My Mind” is one of the well-known songs featured in... The post The Atlanta Opera’s new virtual offerings intended as “Love Letters” to the city appeared first on ARTS …

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Friday, January 29, 2021

Remembrance: Ballethnic dancer and teacher Ronnie J. Anderson Jr. by Gillian Anne Renault

A dancer’s life is short, but rarely in the way that Ronnie... The post Remembrance: Ballethnic dancer and teacher Ronnie J. Anderson Jr. appeared first on ARTS ATL.

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Friday, April 3, 2020

In Our Own Words: Rachel Van Buskirk, Terminus Modern Ballet Theatre by Gillian Anne Renault

Editor’s note: Atlanta’s artists face uncertainty in this age of coronavirus. To... The post In Our Own Words: Rachel Van Buskirk, Terminus Modern Ballet Theatre appeared first on ARTS A…

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Monday, February 17, 2020

Alvin Ailey Dance returns to Fox Theatre with new politically informed works by Gillian Anne Renault

Seeing Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater perform Revelations — which will be featured... The post Alvin Ailey Dance returns to Fox Theatre with new politically informed works appeared fi…

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Tuesday, November 26, 2019

Atlanta Ballet brings “The Nutcracker” to the prestigious Kennedy Center stage  by Gillian Anne Renault

Atlanta Ballet Artistic Director Gennadi Nedvigin danced at Washington, D.C.’s Kennedy Center... The post Atlanta Ballet brings “The Nutcracker” to the prestigious Kennedy Center stage…

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Friday, March 22, 2019

BODYTRAFFIC to debut works by Israeli choreographers at KSU by Gillian Anne Renault

On March 27, the Los Angeles-based dance company BODYTRAFFIC will bring works by acclaimed Israeli choreographers Barak Marshall and Hofesh Shechter to Kennesaw State University’s Dance Th…

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Thursday, May 5, 2016

Preview: Giwayen Mata brings its dance of a different drummer to Spelman stage by Gillian Anne Renault

“When Giwayen Mata first started, people were taken aback by the fact that we, as women, were drumming,” says Omelika Kuumba, founder and artistic director of the Atlanta ensemb…

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Wednesday, April 20, 2016

Profile: New Atlanta Ballet artistic director Gennadi Nedvigin seen as an exacting dancer, fantastic teacher by Gillian Anne Renault

Dance critics, fans and members of San Francisco Ballet agree — Gennadi Nedvigin, Atlanta Ballet’s incoming artistic director, is a magnificent dancer. Alistair MaCauley of The New Y…

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Tuesday, February 9, 2016

Preview: For Alvin Ailey’s Robert Battle, “Revelations” inspires his own grand “Awakening” by Gillian Anne Renault

It’s almost impossible to think of the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater and not think Revelations. It’s the finale on every mixed bill the company

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Monday, November 9, 2015

Preview: Under the leadership of Ivan Pulinkala, Kennesaw State celebrates 10 years of dance by Gillian Anne Renault

Dr. Ivan Pulinkala, chair of the Department of Dance at Kennesaw State University (KSU), is celebrating the 10th anniversary of the program he founded, thanks

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Thursday, October 15, 2015

Preview: For legendary choreographer Mark Morris at the Rialto, the beat still goes on by Gillian Anne Renault

The day I interviewed Mark Morris, he had just received his copy of Mark Morris: Musician-Choreographer, a new book by dance scholar Stephanie Jordan, Ph.D.

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All that Chat

2019-2020 BROADWAY SEASON
Oct 06, 2019: Slave Play
Oct 17, 2019: The Sound Inside - Studio 54
Feb 01, 2020: The Minutes
Mar 12, 2020: BROADWAY SHUTDOWN
Mar 31, 2020: Diana - Longacre Theatre
Apr 19, 2020: Sing Street - Lyceum Theatre
Dec 16, 2021: Diana - Longacre Theatre