Author, tap dancer, sociologist among 'genius grant' winners awarded by MacArthur Foundation

CHICAGO - A tap dancer who has spent her life demanding respect for the art form. A writer...have to create what I have created," said Michelle Dorrance, a tap dancer and choreographer. "But what is so much more important is this will...

Veteran dancer sees herself as emissary of New York City Ballet

...Wendy Whelan, the principal dancer in the New York City Ballet...other New York City Ballet dancers, including principal male dancer Albert Evans, at the Augusta...25 years as a professional dancer in the demanding New York City...

Dancer fills Juliet's shoes again after four years

Augusta dancer Julia Morgan is resurrecting the perpetually...and Juliet in its schedule with another dancer in mind for Juliet. Peter Powlus, the...Ballet's resident choreographer, said that dancer's departure from the company has proved...

Former dancer finds satisfaction teaching

...state's first male dancers to join the Carolina...started his career. The dancer doesn't provide dates...he'll always remain a dancer. "I'm completely...to become talented dancers. Carl Crosby Family...Security Profession: Dancer, teacher and choreographer...

Christian school expels nude dancer's daughter

...of the school year, saying her mother's work as a nude dancer clashes with its Christian philosophy. Christina Silvas, 24, of Rancho Cordova said one reason she took the job as a dancer at Gold Club Centerfolds was so she could afford the $400...

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Dancer's killer to be executed Tuesday

ATLANTA -- A man who raped a topless dancer while she suffocated on her panties is scheduled to be executed by injection Tuesday night. James Willie Brown, 55, killed Brenda...

Date changed for fundraiser with actress, dancer Kathryn McCormick

The date was changed for a meet and greet with dancer and actress Kathryn McCormick.McCormick, a 2008 Evans High School graduate and lead actress in the movie Step Up: Revolution...

Missouri coach Gary Pinkel emotional as he formally announces resignation

...will be busy. Now that he will no longer be football-obsessed, she can teach him to cook. Maybe help him become a better dancer."We'll be fine. We're going to do a little bit of everything, right?" she asked her husband. "Golf, travel and...

You Remembered: Sacred Heart

...Don Thornhill Does anyone remember Sacred Heart in the late 1970s, before its first renovation?An amazingly talented dancer Jack Yantis, staged some magical performances there. Once he had a medieval fair, and the attendees followed the Briar to...

TV 'Batgirl,' Yvonne Craig, dies

...died Monday at her Los Angeles home from complications from breast cancer, her family said. She began her career as a ballet dancer, the youngest member of The Ballet Russe de Monte Carlo, with which she toured for three years. Then she was discovered by...