Tag: ballet theater

Applause: Let Love Out Has Texas Ties

Carl Priolo isn’t gay himself, but as a resident of the San Francisco Bay Area, he was personally appalled by the hatred that kept gay men and lesbians from enjoying full social equality, including marriage rights. That’s when...

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Applause: In step with Stevenson

Texas Ballet Theater’s acclaimed artistic director looks ahead to a career milestone: His first staging of ‘Giselle’ Ben Stevenson has had many distinctions in his 75 years. Now entering his ninth season as artistic director of...

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That’s Brynt-ertainment

Contemporary Ballet principal dancer Brynt Beitman finds modern dance welcomes the gay aesthetic STEVEN LINDSEY  | Contributing Writer stevencraiglindsey@me.com MEN IN MOTION | Brynt Beitman, left, gets his Texas groove on for...

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Bumpin’ uglies

TBT’s Texas two step produces a gender-bending twist on ‘Cinderella’ STEVEN LINDSEY  | Contributing Writer stevencraiglindsey@me.com TEXAS TWO STEP | Peter Zweifel and Mark Troxler bring dancing skill and comic panache — as well...

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Pas de don’t

Movie about TBT director Sir Ben Stevenson mixes ballet with cliche STEVE WARREN  | Contributing Writer thinhead@mindspring.com EN POINTE | Bruce Greenwood, left, plays Ben Stevenson, now the artistic director of the Texas...

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