Thoughts on luciana achugar

Born and raised in Uruguay, choreographer-performer luciana achugar --  letters lower-case on purpose -- is an award-winning member of New York's alternative dance scene. Her cutting-edge dances have been presented at respected venues such as The Kitchen, Walker Art Center and Portland's Institute of Contemporary Art. And though she is a graduate of CalArts, achugar had been …

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LA Rothbart is alleged mastermind of attack on Bolshoi director

News out of Moscow on the horrific acid attack against Bolshoi artistic director Sergei Filin, and the prime suspect -- even confessing  on Russian television -- is a principal dancer with the company. The alleged ringleader is Pavel Dmitrichenko, who appeared as Rothbart in "Swan Lake" in June 2012, when the Bolshoi Ballet appeared in a sold-out …

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