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Jazzy troupe dances into town

...forever altered the form, and function, of dance in American musical theater. The groundbreaking performer, director and choreographer, who died in 1987 at the age of 60, developed a distinctive, and highly athletic, style of jazzy dance that...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/05/20/mus_416186.shtml
Music
'The Nutcracker' is local dancers' training ground

...refining their roles for the upcoming production of The Nutcracker. Calls for better turnouts and timing came from director and choreographer Diane Miller Toole as the company heads into final preparations for this weekend's performances."It's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2010-12-15/nutcracker-local-danc
Applause | Arts | Things to Do
Nominated musicals rehearse their big Tony numbers

...a Tony nominee for "Wonderful Town," murmurs song lyrics, "Get hep, get hep," while the musical's director and choreographer, Kathleen Marshall, studies a television monitor located halfway into the nearly empty auditorium. It's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/06/05/art_417880.shtml
Arts
Chinese dance in spotlight

...beauty, and I want people to see that it's unique," said Lily Cai, the company's founder, artistic director and choreographer.Cai, who is from Shanghai, moved to California in 1983 and founded the dance company in 1988.The company...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2010-10-27/chinese-dance-spotlig
Applause | Arts | Things to Do | Life
"Chicago" director hopes next project is a drama

...filmmaker's services. "Chicago," released by Miramax, was the first feature film for the Tony-winning Broadway director and choreographer. Marshall's contract with Miramax obligates him to do his second film with them - but "Memoirs" is a Columbia...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/10/27/mov_398615.shtml
Movies
Blanca Li's hip-hop celebration is long on frivolity

...Spanish-born choreographer Li, known in Paris for her raucous, celebrity-packed cabarets. Co-writer, director and choreographer Li stars as Elena, a wealthy, uptight single mom struggling to connect with her 18-year-old son, David...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/05/05/mov_414582.shtml
Movies
Enormously entertaining 'Hairspray' takes hold, but lacks John Waters' kitsch

...kitschy humor. It is, in a word, safe - one you would ordinarily never use to describe Waters' work. Director and choreographer Adam Shankman keeps the tone light, the hair high and the pacing snappy, even while delivering the film's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/07/19/mov_136314.shtml
Movies
Small cast fills many roles in musical revue

...theater that keeps them coming back. Kay Gross has done 20 shows at Fort Gordon's theater. "I really like the director and choreographer. It's a great place to perform with a great audience," Ms. Gross said. There are 20 musical numbers in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/07/11/art_380814.shtml
Arts
'Wonderful Town' celebrates making it in New York

...neighbors, hardworking ladies of the night and helpful policemen, who are all Irish, of course. In 2000, director and choreographer Kathleen Marshall oversaw an earlier edition of "Wonderful Town" at City Center's "Encores! Great American...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/11/25/art_395106.shtml
Arts
Zhang Ziyi to star in 'Memoirs of a Geisha' movie

...extraordinary cast that we have in place for 'Memoirs of a Geisha,"' said Marshall, who's also a Tony-winning director and choreographer. "We are adapting a beloved piece of literature that has become a worldwide sensation, which made it important...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/08/21/mov_425990.shtml
Movies