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Can screens save dance?

Dance is the most physical and transient of arts, yet, ironically, a key to its future may be on screen. Nobuyoshi Asai in Sue Healey’s On View Japan.Credit:Pippa Samaya Choreographer Sue Healey is certain of it. “Screens," she says firmly, citing the screen-based world in which today’s young generation lives and communicates. “Kids will sit […]

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Why Kate Middleton and Meghan Markle's Feud Is 'Made Up'

Is the rumored feud between Kate Middleton and Meghan Markle real? The narrative of clashing duchesses has been easy enough to spin, but one royal expert believes that the whole feud between them is made up. The Kate Middleton and Meghan Markle feud rumors havepersisted The headlines surrounding the royals have screamed of rumors about […]

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DOMINIC LAWSON: Give me a holiday in rainy Britain any day!

DOMINIC LAWSON: Airport hell and the sweltering Med? Give me a holiday in rainy Britain any day! Who knew? In the British summertime, rain occurs. This seems to have come as an unwelcome surprise to many, who have taken countermeasures. Last Friday’s Mail reported: ‘The stormy weather sweeping across the country has triggered a last-minute […]

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An pin-striped abyss stretched out before me – until I found a passion

Ten years ago, and I was sitting in seemingly endless meetings listening to my colleagues throwing around phrases like “paradigm shifts,” “moving the needle” and “pain points” without even the slightest hint of irony. Finding your passion takes focus and effort.Credit:Stocksy Were they all faking it, or did they really care about the arbitrary milestones some […]

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Holocaust survivor, 89, weds woman nearly 50 years younger

Mazel tov! Holocaust survivor Jack Garfein, 89, said “I do” to his 42-year-old bride, Natalia Repolovsky, last Sunday on the Upper West Side. Garfein wept with joy as he entered the chapel of Congregation Rodeph Sholom. “I can’t believe all of this love I’m surrounded by after everything I’ve gone through in my life,” he […]