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KUOW previews ALASKA Nov 5, 2009

Local dance guru Alice Kaderlan talks up Diana Szeinblum, Jiri Kylian (whose Petit Mort is having its Seattle premiere as part of Director's Choice @ PNB this weekend and next) and more. Go to KUOW's site to hear more about these and other dance happenings in Seattle this week and next.

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The SunBreak interviews Diana Szeinblum and previews ALASKA Nov 5, 2009

Here's how Jeremy Barker's preview of Diana Szeinblum's Alaska opens:

The people at On the Boards are usually enthusiastic about the shows they bring to Seattle, but there's a special vibe coming from the Behnke Center down at First & Roy this week. They're serious when they say they've been working to try to bring the Argentine choreographer Diana Szeinblum to town for six years, and the sense of pride and excitement in Alaska, which runs tonight through Sunday (Nov. 5-8, tickets $24), is palpable.

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ALASKA preview on the Slog Nov 3, 2009

Check out what Brendan Kiley has to say about Diana Szeinblum, Crystal Pite and Constanza Macras in this Slog posting. Bonus - check out a short preview video! "Coming Soon: Alaska"

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Seattle Times previews Alaska Oct 30, 2009

Jean Lenihan previewed Alaska in this morning's Seattle Times:

Each autumn, when On the Boards' International Series begins, it's like Artistic Director Lane Czaplinski has stacked a woodshed full of distinctive, provocative performers that will fuel the mainstage theater with burning images to beat against the long, dark winter.

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Want to know more about Alaska? Oct 29, 2009

Alaska  has toured to cities like NYC, Portland and LA and has received a fair amount of coverage. Below are links and the first sentence or 2 of the reviews from previous tour stops. "Diana Szeinblum’s "Alaska" is a searing trek over emotionally scorched earth – not an uncommon journey in the world of dance theater, but one Szeinblum navigates with fearless zeal." -danceviewtimes

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Diana Szeinblum and Tonya Lockyer and "The Wicked Fairy of German Ballet" Oct 21, 2009

Local dancer/choreographer/OtB alum/smarty pants Tonya Lockyer just recorded a podcast for OtB in relation to Diana Szeinblum's Alaska. Here are some things I learned while listening to it:

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6 years of waiting Oct 21, 2009

We've made reference before to the fact that we've had our eye on Diana Szeinblum for 6 years. The first time she came to our attention was at a 2003 festival in Austin, TX.

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