The outfits, the kick lines and the traditions may be in place, but these four emphasize they aren’t your grandmother’s (grandfather’s? Great-grandfather’s?) Rockettes. Blachard, from Michigan, is not only a business owner, but completed a double major of dance and biology at Western Michigan University. Schuman, who says she grew up wearing tutus to the grocery store, attended Juliana’s Academy of Dance and has worked with Boyz II Men and Enrique Iglesias. Allyson Kelly studied at the Kirov Academy of Ballet for three years and has done a number of TV commercials and print ads. Alissa LaVergne graduated summa cum laude with a BFA in musical theater from Sam Houston State University in her home state of Texas.
Loggins performs Wednesday at the Montalvo Arts Center in Saratoga, Blue Sky Riders are also on the ballet dancer rubber stamp mounted wood block art stamp bill, Show time is 7:30 p.m, and tickets are $35-$125, www.ticketmaster.com, Music lovers got a nice surprise in early 2013: a new New Order studio album, “Lost Sirens” was the influential synth-pop band’s ninth studio outing — and its first since 2005’s “Waiting for the Sirens’ Call.”, The band will likely perform a few cuts from “Lost Sirens,” as well as plenty of the old fan favorites, during its highly anticipated concert on Friday at the Bill Graham Civic Auditorium in San Francisco..
Race organizers, who are already planning to return in 2012, said they know that the race is special to many Oakland residents. It’s something good for a city that often is only recognized for bad news. “What we witnessed and heard from our runners about this event last year was this town has a unique vibe to it,” said Dave Gell, spokesman for the Oakland Running Festival. “From all the different neighborhoods, races, religions, passionate sports fans, cheering squads and amazing sights along our course, we feel this event’s reputation will take care of 90 percent of our marketing for the Oakland Running Festival in the future. Now it’s (race organizer) Corrigan Sports’ job to add ‘sole’ to the city’s vibe.”.
If you’re like us, you crave some spook-filled programming during the chilly evenings leading up to Halloween, What follows is a list of TV treats — some new and some familiar — airing from today up through fright night, You can decide whether you want to watch them with the lights on or not, “Stranger Things 2” (Netflix): ballet dancer rubber stamp mounted wood block art stamp Are you ready to return to the Upside Down? Last year’s monster hit returns with nine new episodes, It’s 1984 and the citizens of Hawkins, Indiana are still reeling from the horrors of the Demogorgon and the secrets of Hawkins Lab, Will Byers has been rescued from the Upside Down but a bigger, sinister entity still threatens those who survived..
Also, Masterworks and Ragazzi will perform their own selections, including Ticheli’s “There Will be Rest” and Mendelssohn’s “Laudate Pueri.”. Tickets cost $20 in advance; $25 at the door; and $10 for students with I.D. For tickets, either visit www.masterworks.org or call 650-574-6210. Barry and Lynda Keller Community Fund of the Sacramento Region Community Foundation, Boston Private Bank & Trust Company, Hillsdale Shopping Center and the College of San Mateo are major supporters of Masterworks Chorale.