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Geoffrey Holder, Dancer, Actor, Painter and More, Dies at 84

New York Times - 27 Dec 2017
Geoffrey Holder, the dancer, choreographer, actor, composer, designer and painter who used his manifold talents to infuse the arts with the flavor of his native West Indies and to put a singular stamp on the American cultural scene, not least with his ...
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Carmen de Lavallade's "fearless" journey to dance icon

CBS News - 22 Dec 2017
Carmen de Lavallade exudes elegance merely walking down the sidewalk. The legendary performer broke barriers in dance and brought tears to the eyes of big band leaders like Duke Ellington. CBS News' Michelle Miller caught up with the 86-year-old, who ...
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tune in tuesday

Kenosha News - 26 Dec 2017
“The 40th Annual Kennedy Center Honors” (8 p.m., CBS) continues a long post-Christmas CBS tradition. This year's induction includes an acclaimed dancer, two pop stars, a hip-hop pioneer-turned TV star, and a 95-year-old television legend. Of the group ...
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Kennedy Center to honor DeLavallade Tuesday

Avoyelles Today - 25 Dec 2017
In 1955, she married dancer/actor Geoffrey Holder, whom she had met while working on House of Flowers. The 6 ft.-6-in. Holder was known for his deep voice, hearty laugh and his “Un-Cola” commercial for 7Up in the 1970s and '80s, and his face was ...
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Appomattox native selected to attend the 21st Arts International

Times Virginian - 03 Jan 2018
“I look at them and I quote Geoffrey Holder, 'Out there in the dark there is a boy or a girl who may see you. You will never know that child, but you will inspire that child to do great things.' Then I'll say, 'in your life you have inspired many yet ...
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Carmen de Lavallade, the magnificent dancer, choreographer, actress

New Pittsburgh Courier - 01 Jan 2018
(TriceEdneyWire.com)— When hearing that master dancer, choreographer, and actress, Carmen de Lavallade, 86, would be one of the 2017 Kennedy Honors recipients, my first reaction was, “Y'all finally got the message. It's about time. She should have ...
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Geoffrey Holder Life Fete ... Bacchanal

L.A. Weekly - 23 Oct 2017
Best known to the public for his Tony Award–winning choreography for Broadway's The Lion King, Garth Fagan's always passionate choreography is captured in a West Coast premiere and a tribute to another artist who also strode across the worlds of dance ...
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New interim US attorneys include Giuliani law partner

CNN - 03 Jan 2018
CNN has learned that Attorney General Jeff Sessions has tapped a slew of current and former federal prosecutors to lead 17 US attorneys' offices on an interim basis, according to a Justice Department official -- including Geoffrey Berman, a former ...
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Trump goes after another democratic norm

Washington Post - 08 Jan 2018
He argues instead that then-Attorney General Eric H. Holder Jr. “protected” President Barack Obama in the same manner Mr. Trump reportedly demanded of Mr. Sessions. For this reason, it's the responsibility of those who work with Mr. Trump to restrain ...
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Geoffrey Holder, Dancer, Actor, Painter and More, Dies at 84

New York Times - 07 Oct 2014
Geoffrey Holder, the dancer, choreographer, actor, composer, designer and painter who used his manifold talents to infuse the arts with the flavor of his native West Indies and to put a singular stamp on the American cultural scene, not least with his ...
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Carmen de Lavallade is 86 and still the best dancer in the room

Washington Post - 01 Dec 2017
Her career has been a tapestry of star turns in ballet, modern dance, West Indian works created by her Trinidadian husband, the late Geoffrey Holder, films, Broadway musicals and Shakespearean theater. It was just a year ago that de Lavallade wrapped ...

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