Now artistic associate at Ballet San Jose, Gabay still makes use of her pointe shoes, just not in any official capacity with the company. She guest dances with other organizations. “I still take classes, even though I don’t have to. It’s hard to stop,” she says. “I’d feel worse if I didn’t take lessons.”. The San Diego native will also eventually become involved with Project Plié, an initiative just launched by American Ballet Theatre with the goal of adding diversity to the country’s professional ballet ranks. She says that ABT executive director Stephanie Ziesel has talked to her about taking that on..
CLICK HERE if you are having a problem viewing the photos or video on a mobile device, By Emily Yahr | The Washington Post, How weird is Fox’s new reality singing competition “The Masked glass block, ballerina glass block, ballerina block, ballet glass block, ballet block, dancer glass block Singer”? Even before the show debuted Wednesday night, the ads were seriously strange, as they featured celebrities cloaked in deranged-looking animal costumes while they belted out songs onstage, Here are some helpful descriptions, “The Masked Singers not only wear masks, their masks are attached to some of the most nightmare-inducing costumes ever seen on TV.” (Entertainment Weekly)..
While the police union denies urging recruits to quit, it has acknowledged relaying concerns about the city’s pay and benefits and in one instance hosted outside recruiters looking to hire existing officers. Liccardo is holding firm on the existing efforts to control retirement costs for city employees, saying Reed “saved this city from fiscal calamity.” But he noted the new union leadership knows it doesn’t have “the same emotional baggage” as its predecessors and can forge new paths.
SAN JOSE — The country’s top figures skaters are competing in San Jose through Jan, 7 in the U.S, championships, The local headliners are Karen Chen of Fremont and Polina Edmunds of San Jose in women’s singles, Vincent Zhou of Palo Alto in men’s singles and Campbell ice dancer Elliana Pogrebinsky, In all, 22 Bay Area athletes have qualified across five divisions — juvenile, intermediate, novice, juniors and seniors, Lower division events are scheduled for Solar4America Ice — the complex where the Sharks train — through Wednesday, The seniors competing for berths to the 2018 Winter Olympics and main glass block, ballerina glass block, ballerina block, ballet glass block, ballet block, dancer glass block junior events are scheduled Tuesday through Sunday at SAP Center, Here are the Bay Area skaters: Juveniles: Allison Kim of San Mateo and Ethan Musladin of Sunnyvale in pairs, Juliana Newton of Oakland and Evan Mullins of Stockton in ice dance, Intermediate Ava Stephens of San Jose and Katie Wang of San Francisco in women’s singles, Ian Ramsey of Redwood City in men’s singles, Novice Jeffrey Chen of Fremont in ice dance, Juniors Alysa Liu of Richmond and Lily Sun of Foster City in women’s singles, Dinh Tran of San Francisco in men’s singles, Anthony Ponomarenko of Morgan Hill and Nikolay Usanov of Los Gatos in ice dance, Juliette Erickson of San Jose, Nathan Grundhofer of Fremont and Sarah Feng of Fremont in pairs, Seniors Karen Chen of Fremont and Polina Edmunds of San Jose in women’s singles, Vincent Zhou of Palo Alto and Kevin Shum of Piedmont in men’s singles, Elliana Pogrebinsky of Campbell in ice dance, Alexandria Yao of Cupertino in pairs, Report an errorPolicies and StandardsContact UsTags:Ice SkatingOlympicsElliott AlmondElliott Almond is a sports reporter for the Bay Area News Group.Follow Elliott Almond@elliottalmondSubscribe Today!All Access Digital offer for just 99 cents!blog comments powered by DisqusGet Morning Report and other email newsletters..
MONDAY: On the Season 2 finale of “Preacher,” our trio prepares for a new life as Jesse questions the path ahead; Tulip uncovers a dangerous secret; and Cassidy grapples with a difficult truth. 9 p.m., AMC. TUESDAY: “Martin Luther: The Idea That Changed the World” is a documentary that explores how an obscure monk challenged kings and popes in starting the Reformation, a movement that sparked seismic cultural changes. Hugh Bonneville (“Downton Abbey”) narrates. 8 p.m., PBS.