2019

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Enjoying The Performing Arts

When I was growing up, we lived in an extremely small town. Occasionally we would get out to see a movie, but other than that things were pretty quiet. One day, I got the opportunity to travel to New York for school, which I found extremely exciting. While we were there, I had the opportunity to see a huge variety of performing arts, and I was hooked. Ever since that day, I have worked hard to learn as much as I can about the arts, so that I can appreciate them even more. Check out this blog about the arts, so that you can gain a greater appreciation for plays and movies.

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Music Plays A Starring Role In The Nutcracker

21 November 2019
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The story of The Nutcracker is familiar to many lovers of classical music and ballet alike. A girl named Clara receives a nutcracker as a gift and dreams he becomes real. The Nutcracker battles a giant Mouse King, transforms into a prince, and brings her to an enchanted land of sweets, hosted by the Sugar Plum Fairy. Productions of The Nutcracker often feature breathtaking sets, costumes, and choreography. However, the classical score composed by Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky is a star player in its own right in this holiday tradition. Read More …