Matthew Bourne’s ‘The Red Shoes’ Casts Spell at Ahmanson

Matthew Bourne’s ‘The Red Shoes’ Casts Spell at Ahmanson

Matthew Bourne’s enthralling stage version of “The Red Shoes” cast a captivating spell at its American debut Tuesday, Sept. 19, at the Ahmanson Theater in Los Angeles. British choreographer and director Bourne is known for emphasis on storytelling and creative retelling of classic stories in innovative full-length dance theater presentations. “The Red Shoes” as staged […]

Ballet Slippers and Football Pads Make Better NFL Players

Ballet Slippers and Football Pads Make Better NFL Players

Ballet and football are two physical feats one would not normally link together. One involves tights, tutus, precious little pink slippers and creatively crafted dance moves linked together to express a myriad of stories and emotion. While football involves knocking opposing participants down in a violent rage, and tons of loaded padding to assist with […]