... you can talk about whatever you like.The photo — of Whooper swans —is by Andreas Trepte, www.photo-natur.net.We walked out on Picnic Point today, where it was very blustery with icy horizontal snow. Out on the lake, there were lots of white birds yelling and laughing like a party full of half-drunk humans. Show More Summary
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Amazon river dolphins, a foraging raccoon and a snow-covered swan lake are among this week’s pick of images from the natural world Continue reading...
Black Swan isn't even the half of it. John Neumeier's version features Mad King Ludwig; James Kudelka's includes gang rape; Michael Keegan-Dolan's centers on abuse by Irish priests. There's even another film coming out about a ballerina in the lead role losing her sanity. David Jays talks to dancemakers about the darkness they find at […]
Ten thousand snow geese moving across a lake simultaneously in Quebec, Canada creates an enormous sound in this memorizing video that's like nature's version of Swan Lake.
On this damp, cloudy and chilly morning, my wife and I decided to take a walk around Perry Phillips Lake, in south Columbia. After all, from now through the end of January, Eagle Bluffs Conservation Area is occupied by duck hunters and...Show More Summary
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"Square Dance," "La Valse," Cortège Hongrois" New York City Ballet David Koch Theater New York, New York October 5, 2017 by Carol Pardo copyright ©2017 by Carol Pardo After two weeks of Peter Martins' "Swan Lake", a gala showcase for...Show More Summary
Tiler Peck’s Odile leaned an arabesque into the chest of the young Chase Finlay’s Siegfried as if asking him if he wanted some – ahem – candy. “Yes!” he cried helplessly. She then straightened up with a sneer and shortly...
"Swan Lake" New York City Ballet Koch Theater New York, New York September 27, 2017 by Mary Cargill copyright © 2017 by Mary Cargill Peter Martins' "Swan Lake", for all its problematic moments, does leave the iconic black and white pas...Show More Summary
“Swan Lake” New York City Ballet Koch Theater New York, New York September 26, 2017 by Gay Morris copyright © 2017 by Gay Morris Megan Fairchild has long been known for a virtuosic technique that allows her to sail through demanding ballets like “Ballo della Regina” and “Allegro Brilliante,” making it look no harder than walking. Show More Summary
What totally surprising, totally terrific debuts in Swan Lake last night by Megan Fairchild and Gonzalo Garcia. Gone were the excessive arm flapping, angst, and cat-howling of other NYCB Odettes. Gone was the deer-in-the-headlights expression on Siegfried’s face when it...
Watching someone else’s dreams come true can make your own heart go all puddly-messy. And so it was last evening when Zachary Catazaro finally got to dance the role of Prince Siegfried in Peter Martins’ Swan Lake. A few years...
New York is the city that never sleeps, and with so many events and activities each week across all five boroughs, it can be hard to know what’s actually worthwhile. Here are the events New York City actors should have on their radars...Show More Summary
“Leap!”—directed by Eric Summer and Eric Warin– is a clever Swan Lake for kids with lush animation. But it’s also a lot of fun for adults. A hit all over the world, “Leap!” has been smartly recast with American actors who bring their own sensibilities starting with Elle Fanning as Felicie, the young heroine trapped in a French Read More
When Prince Albert died in 1861 at the age of 42, his wife, Queen Victoria was very upset. She never again wore anything but black in public. As another sign of mourning, she introduced black swans to a lake on the grounds of Rosenau Palace, Prince Albert's birthplace in central Germany. Show More Summary
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The South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks (GFP) Commission will take action on a petition proposal to designate Swan lake in Clark County. This post South Dakota Commission to Review Boat Closure Petition on Swan Lake appeared first on AmmoLand.com Shooting Sports News.
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State officials have issued a health alert for Swan Creek Lake in southeast Nebraska's Saline County. The Nebraska Game and Parks Commission said Friday that testing of the lake earlier … Click to Continue »