Arts and Entertainment: Performing Arts Press Releases

Kokuyo Camlin Goes Global With Digital Camel Art Contest

If there is an artist in you, then Kokuyo Camlin has a series of activities and contests for young and old to be a part of almost all the time throughout the year. Below are a few of the best and big activities currently going on; #1 The Camel Art Contest : Almost all of us reading this may have participated or heard of the All India Camel Colour Contest (AICCC).

Adventure Soft Play Area Now Open At Dubai Dolphinarium

Looking for some new indoor adventure? Then look no further than Dubai Dolphinarium & their new underwater themed adventure soft play. Set over three stories, kids can slide down a helter-skelter, explore & climb through tunnels, bounce on a trampoline, play in the ball-pit & much more!

Largest Students of Stand-Up Show Returns to Camino Real Playhouse

If standing in front of people and talking is one of the top three fears people have, then obviously fourteen people didn't get that memo. The newest and largest group of aspiring comedians to come through Tom Riehl's 6 week Students of Stand-up comedy workshop will be taking the stage on Saturday, March 22, this time having to split the festivities into two shows.

Web4Dance Donates Prize for IDS's 35th Birthday Party

Dance website specialist 'Web4Dance' is proud to announce it will be donating a prize for International Dance Supplies' 35th birthday party in November. As part of the evening's celebrations IDS will be hosting a raffle and auction to raise money for its charity of the year - The Dance Teachers' Benevolent Fund.

The World Premiere of Last Man Out

Last Man Out is a new multi-media play from award-winning playwright Gregory Paul Thomas about seven men who come together for final companionship as they struggle with PTSD, sexual and physical abuse, depression, loss, suffering and most of all, themselves.

MM2 Modern Dance Offers Up a Special Father's Day Program at Grounds for Sculpture

For ten years, the dancers of MM2 Modern Dance Company have been wowing crowds at Grounds for Sculpture with their improvisational performances. They will be returning again, by popular demand, to help celebrate Father's Day on Sunday, June 16, 2013 from 1:00 - 3:00pm. Their program, Dance with Sculpture, takes place spontaneously, as dancers interact organically with sculpture and landscape throughout the grounds. The program is free with paid park admission and is weather contingent.

Tangle Movement Arts Presents Aerial Dance Theater: Invert! May 16-18

Invert! combines vertical flirtation, glittery sequins, feminist history, and a cordless power drill in an all-new evening of aerial dance theater. Tangle Movement Arts' seven-woman cast travels through simmering duets, a torch-song trapeze solo, a celebration of campy drag traditions, and a tribute to Rosie the Riveter complete with on-stage power tools. Tangle's kaleidoscope of bodies merge, fall apart, and climb to the Rotunda's 40-foot ceilings, interspersed with tango solos by Juilliard violinist Caeli Smith. Invert! will be performed at the Rotunda (4014 Walnut Street) on May 16, 17, and 18.

X-STREAM Premiers at BAM Fisher on April 25th

X-STREAM is a kinetic, visual and multi-lingual polyphony of 8 contemporary women who download life wisdom through a voice-activated messenger while living on the edge. Visual, narrative and physical vignettes weave the stylistic "Mandala" that catapults them into whimsical situations of urgency and remembrance. Powered by the schizophrenic pull between reality and identity they are challenged to co-exist in a muted world - devoid of sensory perception, shared ground and ecological sanity.