Tag Archives: Dance

Tyson wants to ‘dance and sing’

Former heavyweight world champion Mike Tyson said Wednesday he wants to “dance and sing” in musicals as his next challenge, after leaving the ring and cleaning up his troubled life. “I want

Nargis, Khusboo allowed to perform

Lahore Civil Judge Zaigham Abbas Rizvi on Friday allowed stage dancers Nargis and Khushboo to perform in stage drama ‘Tera Jalwa’ after suspending an order of the Lahore district coordination officer (DCO),

If you can dance, sing or act, you may find yourself in a plane to the United States

KARACHI – A group of different US-based organisations is in Karachi to select Pakistani dance, music and theatre artistes for Center Stage – a pilot programme sponsored by the United States government to select international performing artists from Haiti, Pakistan, and Indonesia.
“Pakistan has lot of talent and majority of the Pakistani artistes are eager to perform, as out of the total 200 applications that we have received for this exchange programme, 65 were from Pakistan

From Beatles to ballet, McCartney writes for dance

LONDON – From the Beatles to ballet — Paul McCartney is putting the finishing touches to his first original orchestral score for dance. The former Fab Four member announced on Thursday that he was collaborating with New York City Ballet’s ballet master in chief Peter Martins on a new work to be premiered by the company on September 22.
“I am always interested in new directions that I haven’t worked in before,” McCartney said on his website. “I became very excited about the idea.

Today’s pick – Evolution of Dance – Judson Laipply

Judson Laipply is an American motivational speaker and dancer who is best known for his performance in the ‘Evolution of Dance’ viral video clip from 2006. The video is a six minute, extremely entertaining (despite it being a one-man show) performance on dance that spans five decades of pop music. Using iconic songs such as ‘The Twist’, ‘YMCA’, ‘Billie Jean’, ‘Thriller’, ‘Ice Ice Baby’, and ‘The Macarena’ amongst twenty other songs, Laipply really did give us the evolution of

GCU dance gets cold shoulder in PA

LAHORE – Punjab Education and law ministers disregarded the dance at Government College University in the provincial assembly despite attention sought by a lawmaker from treasury benches.
Neither did the ministers concerned nor the Speaker give importance to the incident of using GCU, one of the most respected and widely-acclaimed institutions of the country, for a dance by stage dancer, Deedar at the Bonfire Night held at the varsity on the last Wednesday last.
During the