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Mary Ellen Moylan, ‘First Great Balanchine Dancer,’ Is Dead at 95

Mary Ellen Moylan, ‘First Great Balanchine Dancer,’ Is Dead at 95

Mary Ellen Moylan, ‘First Great Balanchine Dancer,’ Is Dead at 95 Mary Ellen Moylan, ‘First Great Balanchine Dancer,’ Is Dead at 95 Not long afterward, Balanchine and the set designer Oliver Smith, the co-director of American Ballet Theater, asked her to lunch. Balanchine wanted to choreograph a principal role for her in a new ballet, “Theme and Variations,” and Smith …

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The Great Amazon Flip-a-Thon – The New York Times

The Great Amazon Flip-a-Thon - The New York Times

The Great Amazon Flip-a-Thon – The New York Times The Great Amazon Flip-a-Thon – The New York Times Thrasio’s internal estimates, based on the number of distinct households to which is has shipped products, place its products in 1 in 10 American homes. “Everything we buy is a solution to a problem of some kind,” said Joshua Silberstein, a founder …

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Want to Buy a Scrunchie Mask? Great. But Forget About That N95.

Want to Buy a Scrunchie Mask? Great. But Forget About That N95.

Want to Buy a Scrunchie Mask? Great. But Forget About That N95. Want to Buy a Scrunchie Mask? Great. But Forget About That N95. “Amazon changes the rules all the time without explanation,” Mr. Atkinson said. “I realize they’re not a charity, but a small company like ours doesn’t stand a chance.” James Thomson, a former Amazon executive who is …

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‘All Creatures Great and Small’ and the Yorkshire Dales

'All Creatures Great and Small' and the Yorkshire Dales

‘All Creatures Great and Small’ and the Yorkshire Dales ‘All Creatures Great and Small’ and the Yorkshire Dales “All Creatures Great and Small” charmed viewers with its pastoral setting in Britain’s Yorkshire Dales. Here, the show’s production designer explains the eternal appeal of the region’s landscapes. Photographs by Tom Jamieson By Jennifer Vineyard Feb. 26, 2021 “All Creatures Great and …

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Lake Tahoe’s Sunshine Made for a Great Scene, but Bad Ice

Lake Tahoe’s Sunshine Made for a Great Scene, but Bad Ice

Lake Tahoe’s Sunshine Made for a Great Scene, but Bad Ice Lake Tahoe’s Sunshine Made for a Great Scene, but Bad Ice STATELINE, Nev. — The N.H.L. set out for a grand outdoor spectacle at Lake Tahoe. But after one period of Saturday’s game between the Colorado Avalanche and the Vegas Golden Knights, the venture became a bid for longest …

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An Outdoor Hockey Game That for Once Is in the Great Outdoors

An Outdoor Hockey Game That for Once Is in the Great Outdoors

An Outdoor Hockey Game That for Once Is in the Great Outdoors An Outdoor Hockey Game That for Once Is in the Great Outdoors STATELINE, Nev. — The N.H.L.’s previous 30 outdoor games have been played across the United States and Canada in football and baseball stadiums, with pageantry fitting of Fenway Park and Wrigley Field, and the triumphant ticket …

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At the Australian Open, Bianca Andreescu Is the Great Unknown

At the Australian Open, Bianca Andreescu Is the Great Unknown

At the Australian Open, Bianca Andreescu Is the Great Unknown At the Australian Open, Bianca Andreescu Is the Great Unknown To Mary Carillo, the former player and longtime tennis analyst, Andreescu is among the most compelling players in the tournament. Carillo compared her to Juan Martín del Potro, who beat Roger Federer to win the U.S. Open when he was …

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The Great Pandemic Wedding Boom

The Great Pandemic Wedding Boom

The Great Pandemic Wedding Boom The Great Pandemic Wedding Boom If the world is ending, who do you want by your side? Nancy Townsend selected Herb Thomas: A man she met for lunch in early March, whom she FaceTimed later that month, dined with (outdoors) in April, and got engaged to the week after Easter. They married Sept. 6, 2020 …

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Stream These 8 Great Performances by Cicely Tyson

Stream These 8 Great Performances by Cicely Tyson

Stream These 8 Great Performances by Cicely Tyson Stream These 8 Great Performances by Cicely Tyson The groundbreaking show that helped launch a mini-series craze, “Roots,” based on the novel by Alex Haley, is one of the most-watched series in television history, with an estimated 100 million people tuning in for the finale alone. Tyson frequently said that no matter …

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From Mrs America to The Great – how bad sex became a staple of feminist drama

Shortcomings: Timothee Chalamet and Saoirse Ronan in Lady Bird

From Mrs America to The Great – how bad sex became a staple of feminist drama From Mrs America to The Great – how bad sex became a staple of feminist drama N ot far into Tony McNamara’s droll drama The Great, currently airing on Channel 4, Catherine’s servant asks nervously: “Are you ready for tonight? You do know what …

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