Beloved crossing guard Arthur Culbreth
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John McDevitt
March 06, 2020 - 12:22 pm
Beloved crossing guard Arthur Culbreth has returned to his post in Overbrook after beating colon cancer, and he’s back to dancing and making people smile. Read more here.
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Philadanco is one of 40 dance companies to take part in the International Conference and Festival of Blacks in Dance.
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Antionette Lee
January 12, 2020 - 11:48 am
Hundreds of dancers from all over the world will be taking over the Avenue of the Arts for a unique dance festival started by the founder of a major Philadelphia dance company, known for breaking barriers in the industry. Read more here.
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Philadelphia Thanksgiving Day Parade rehearsal
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John McDevitt
November 27, 2019 - 6:07 pm
With strong, gusty winds in the forecast for turkey day, organizers of Philadelphia's 100th Thanksgiving Day Parade are closely monitoring conditions. Read more here.
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Bucks County Playhouse
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John McDevitt
July 25, 2019 - 6:06 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — When all was said and done , these cheerleaders definitely became dancing queens for the day. Professional performers from the cast of "Mamma Mia!" taught girls at a Police Athletic League (PAL) cheerleading camp in Port Richmond some moves from the Bucks County...
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he royal couple began the first official trip to Cuba by the British royal family on Sunday, in a pomp-filled display of disagreement with the Trump administration's strategy of economically isolating the communist island.
Ramon Espinosa/AP Photo
March 25, 2019 - 8:34 pm
HAVANA (AP) — Prince Charles and his wife Camilla began their first full day in Cuba Monday with a visit to Old Havana, touring churches, shops and cafes in the narrow cobblestoned streets of the historic center before other events around the capital city. The heir to the British throne arrived in...
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In this file picture taken with a long time exposure on March 12, 2017, Jannis Bednarzik performs during the German Breakdance Championships in Magdeburg, Germany.
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February 21, 2019 - 1:16 pm
PARIS (AP) — From the streets of New York to the Olympic podium: Breakdancing's conquest of the globe seemingly knows no bounds. Getting hip to breakdancing's appeal with young audiences, organizers of the 2024 Paris Olympics want the dance sport that spread from New York in the 1970s to become a...
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FILE - This undated file photo provided by the Denver Police Department shows Chase Bishop, an off-duty FBI agent agent who accidentally shot a man in the leg after doing a backflip while dancing at a Denver bar.
Denver Police Department via AP
December 21, 2018 - 5:36 pm
DENVER (AP) — A dancing FBI agent who accidentally shot a man in the leg after doing a backflip at a Denver bar will avoid jail time after pleading guilty Friday to third-degree assault. Chase Bishop, 30, struck a plea deal with prosecutors and was sentenced to two years of probation, The Denver...
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Philadanco made a stop at the Kimmel Center.
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Antionette Lee
November 18, 2018 - 12:05 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — For nearly 50 years, Philadanco has held an internationally recognized legacy of breaking barriers and building bridges across cultural divides through providing opportunities to dancers of color. The contemporary dance company rarely performs in its hometown, but...
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Boys and girls studying contemp dance in dancing studio
October 22, 2018 - 4:30 am
By Amy E. Feldman, Judge Technology Solutions​ PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- A Minnesota boy sued a dance league because it doesn’t allow boys to participate. Is that illegal? From Mikhail Baryshnikov to Michael Jackson, some of the world's best dancers are men. But a Minnesota high school dance...
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Instead of hitting the weight room, these men are hitting the barre.
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Kimberly Adams
July 28, 2018 - 3:22 pm
CHERRY HILL, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — A popular exercise routine has seen an increase in participants at one Cherry Hill gym — mostly by men. But instead of hitting the weight room, these men are hitting the barre. "It's very hard, different coordination ... it's [a] completely different level," said...
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