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Lawrence Elizabeth Knox

Contributor, The ARTery, WBUR

Lawrence Elizabeth Knox, a recent graduate of Boston University, is a freelance photojournalist in Birmingham, Alabama, and a contributor to The ARTery. Prior to attending college, she was a professional ballet dancer with Tulsa Ballet. Her work may be viewed at lawrenceknoxphotography.com.

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'Smoke And Mirrors' — Yury Yanowsky Returns To Boston Ballet As Choreographer

May 03, 2016
Yury Yanowsky in rehearsal with Boston Ballet. (Courtesy of Christopher Duggan/Boston Ballet)

After 21 seasons of dancing with the company, Yankowsky’s first commissioned choreographed piece for the Opera House stage aims to reflect today’s society and its relationship with social media.

Finding Freedom In Dance: This Brazilian Troupe Breaks Down Socioeconomic Barriers

April 14, 2016
Dance troupe Companhia Urbana de Dança. (Courtesy of World Music/CRASHarts.)

Established in 2005 by Sonia Destri Lie and Tiago Sousa, the Brazilian troupe showcases street dancers from the favelas, or slums, who had no prior training, but have a strong affinity for movement.

Hervé Koubi At ICA: Sufi Music Meets Bach; Contemporary Dance Meets Hip-Hop

March 10, 2016
Compagnie Hervé Koubi in performance (Courtesy Didier Philispart)

French-Algerian choreographer Hervé Koubi celebrates a global brotherhood in his new work, which finds influence in cultures from around the world.

Coming To Boston Ballet, A Potpourri Of Dances — Seen Up Close

February 11, 2016

The next generation of up-and-coming dancers at Boston Ballet will present a varied program of works, staged right in the company’s rehearsal studio.

London-Based BalletBoyz Kick Off U.S. Tour With Boston Debut

January 27, 2016
BalletBoyz performing "The Murmuring" in 2014 at the Linbury Theatre at the Royal Opera House in London. (Courtesy Elliott Franks/BalletBoyz)

With numerous originally choreographed works and even more arts-related films, the BalletBoyz have toured the world aiming to break the stereotypes of inaccessibility and gender often associated with dance.

Pluralist Vision Of Lizt Alfonso Dance Cuba Makes Boston Debut This Weekend

November 05, 2015
Lizt Alfonso Dance Cuba performs at the Cutler Majestic Theatre this weekend. (Courtesy of Felix Miranda)

Expect a fusion of dance traditions from Cuba and elsewhere when Lizt Alfonso Dance Cuba takes the stage at the Cutler Majestic Theatre on Saturday and Sunday.

Spellbound Contemporary Ballet Brings ‘The Four Seasons’ To Boston

October 15, 2015
Spellbound Contemporary Ballet performing "The Four Seasons." (Mateo-Carratoni)

The Rome-based company brings an updated take on the instantly recognizable melodies of Vivaldi’s masterpiece to Boston this weekend.

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