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Alvin Ailey Dance - 20 Years Under Artistic Direction of Judith Jamison

It has been more than forty-five years since Alvin Ailey, a product of itinerant, working class Texan parents, founded his eponymous company and introduced the world to an innovative dance troupe that celebrated the African-American experience…
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CHARLOTTE VIEWPOINT - No brakes on her career – An interview with Lily Tomlin

America’s love affair with Lily Tomlin began in 1966 when she made her first national television appearance on The Gary Moore Show. According to Tomlin, it was her ability to “tap dance barefoot” that landed her the job and took her…
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Dennis Is No Menace For Charlotte Illustrator

Marcus Hamilton, the illustrator of "Dennis the Menace" daily panels since 1994 when he took over from Hank Ketcham, sat down with me to discuss his career from a by-mail illustration school to the iconic strip he still loves today. Even…