Channel Your Inner Odette or Odile with These 3 Ballet-Inspired Looks

By Laura and Sara Kring Ballet has been around since the 15th century and it’s challenging to put a modern twist on its extravagant rhinestone-encrusted tulle tutus – and even more difficult to make them street-style appropriate. For our latest

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In the Hot Seat: Kana Kimura from Jessica Lang Dance

By Kendall Buzzelli We sat down with dance ensemble member Kana Kimura to learn a little more about Jessica Lang Dance and life on the road as a professional dancer. Name: Kana Kimura Age: 34 Hometown: Hiroshima, Japan How long have you

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7 Celebrities You Didn’t Know Starred in Cabaret

By Kendall Buzzelli   In 1966, Cabaret was born. Over the past 50 years, this show has been seen on stage and on screen with numerous big-name casts. The show’s success has lead to some of our most popular actors and actresses performing its leading roles. Let’s take

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A Closer Look: Among the Darkest Shadows

By Kendall Buzzelli Dance is in full swing in February at Wharton Center, beginning with  Among the Darkest Shadows on February 16 and 19. This Wharton Center-commissioned dance/theatre piece follows two victims of modern slavery…or, as we’ve come to know it, human trafficking.

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By Madison Stapels For this episode of Interns React and in preparation for Black Violin this Friday, we gathered Wharton Center student interns to listen to some of Black Violin’s original songs as well as a cover of Sam Smith. Check out

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Which Hollywood Power Couple Are You & Your Significant Other?

By Madison Stapels Jarrod Spector & Kelli Barrett explore some of music’s greatest marriages during their performance on Valentine’s Day at Wharton Center. From Sonny & Cher to Beyonce & Jay-Z, Barry Mann & Cynthia Weil to Alan & Marilyn Bergman.

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Wharton Center’s Guide to Gift Giving and the Holiday Season

By Kendall Buzzelli It’s the holiday season! We’ve made it to the end of the year, and here at Wharton Center, we can’t wait for snow and hot chocolate and the chance to spend quality time with family and friends.

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