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Martha Graham Dance Company to perform at Imperial

...were uniquely American, said Janet Eilber, the artistic director of the Martha Graham Dance Company."She took on...Lamentation, which turned the dance world on its ear, the artistic director said. Lamentation is performed in an entirely seated...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-02-26/martha-graham-dance-c
Kids jamming with Marley in 'Three Little Birds' musical

...Cedella Marley and Gerald Hausman about the Bob Marley song of the same name. Michael J. Bobbitt, the producing artistic director of Adventure Theatre MTC in Glen Echo, Md., worked with Marley on turning it into a musical."It was sort of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/national/2014-01-30/kids-jamming-marley-three-
North Augusta Cultural Arts council takes to stage with 'I Love a Piano'

...performances will develop fully all areas of the arts."Combs, who has directed plays in California, serves as artistic director.Planning for the show began in August, and auditions were held in September and October.An ensemble of six players...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-01-22/north-augusta-cultura
London's new theater offers tragedy by candlelight

...create a new budget line."The beeswax candles require frequent trimming by a team of staff ? advised, said artistic director Dominic Dromgoole, by "one of the world's leading candle experts."There was also the challenge of getting...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2014-01-20/londons-new-theater-offers-tragedy-
'Kick' Kennedy calls her stage debut 'magical'

...she said. "For me, it's just two different things. This is a job. That is my life."Peter Dobbins, the artistic director of The Storm Theatre, which is co-producing Antigone, met Ken ne dy at the reading of another play, and "she...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2014-01-20/kick-kennedy-calls-her-stage-debut-
Olmstead Ensemble finally has date in Augusta

...DeLamotte called the program "spectacular" and "thrilling."DeLamotte has been working with Quentin Kuy per, the artistic director for the Harry Jacobs Chamber Music Series, for several years to book a date for the ensemble's Augusta debut...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-01-15/olmstead-ensemble-fin
Big thanks to organ donor

...continue to prosper in the CSRA.Rob NordanDon Cleary, Ph.D.Evans (The writers are, respectively, the executive/music director of the Columbia County Orchestra, and the artistic director of the Columbia County Choral Society.)

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2013-12-26/big-thanks-organ-donor
'Nutcracker' showcases talents of Aiken dancers

...without it."I don't think my Christmas or my family's would be the same," said Miller, Aiken Civic Ballet artistic director. The ballet will be presented at 7 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 21, and 2 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 22, at the University...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/aiken/2013-12-11/nutcracker-showcases-talents-
Cutno jazzes up classic with 'Nutcracker in The South'

...has pretty much the same perspective. The Brown family is throwing a holiday party," said Ferneasa Cutno, the artistic director at Cutno Dance Center, who has created a contemporary Nutcracker in The South.The performance will be presented...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2013-12-04/cutno-jazzes-classic-
Columbia County Ballet's 'Nutcracker' is new every year

...forefront until George Balanchine, the Russian-born ballet dancer who served as the longtime ballet master and artistic director for the New York City Ballet, created his own version of the production.Since then, countless ballet companies...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2013-11-25/columbia-county-balle