Both Stewart and Wood will become second-time members of the Rock Hall (Stewart was inducted as a solo artist in 1994 and Wood as part of the Rolling Stones in 1989) for the Small Faces/The Faces. Donovan is best known for trippy hits like “Mellow Yellow.”. Other inductees include Freddie King for early influence; rock promoter Don Kirshner, who died earlier this year; and Tom Dowd, Glyn Johns and Cosimo Matssa. The Rock and Roll Hall of fame induction ceremony will be held in Cleveland, where the rock hall is based, on April 14.
A I love Mozart more than anything; not more than my own cats and dogs — or my kids and wife! But I love Mozart, all of Mozart, and over the years Opera San Jose has been doing the same four Mozart operas that everybody does all the time (“The Marriage of Figaro,” “The Magic Flute,” “Don Giovanni” and “Cosi fan tutte”), I really thought they ought to try this one for a change, but they would always say, “It’s deadly boring, We’ll lose our audience.” And I said, “Oh, I don’t think so, this is a wonderful opera.” And it turns out Irene Dalis (Opera San Jose’s founder and general director) had never even seen it, and I gave her a couple of DVDs, marbled metallic ballet flats | glove shoes 6.5 | metallic leather flats 6 and said, “Will you please just watch these?” And by 10 the next morning, she called me and she was a complete convert: “This is a sensational opera! I had no idea.”..
Fifty-foot markers also hang from the ceiling so patients can track movement after surgery, and the more competitive types can move markers along a chart to “race” against other patients’ progress. Patients are encouraged to bring along a “coach” for their stay and are offered two group physical therapy positions per day. There are 18 rooms, but staying up and mobile is a large part of the recovery process. “Our program keeps people out of bed except for when they’re sleeping,” Littlejohn said.
The new season will kick off in October with Cuban dance legend Alicia Alonso’s adaptation of the classic tragic ballet “Giselle,” (Oct, 16-18), Silicon Vallet Ballet will be the first American company to present Alonso’s version of “Giselle,” and the collaboration will mark one of the first between an American performing arts company and Cuba since the 1950s, The season will also include a revamp of Karen Gabay’s version of the holiday chestnut “The Nutcracker” (Dec, 12-27) with new sets marbled metallic ballet flats | glove shoes 6.5 | metallic leather flats 6 and costumes; a program consisting of a trio of works — Balanchine’s “Who Cares,” Annabelle Lopez Ochoa’s “Prism” (a company premiere) and Ohad Naharin’s “Minus 16” — (Feb, 19-21, 2016); a reprise of the program titled “Bodies of Technology” featuring Amy Seiwert’s “This Might be True” (March 25-27, 2016); and the West Coast premiere of Septime Webre’s “ALICE (in wonderland),” drawn from the beloved kids’ story (April 29-May 1, 2016), Subscriptions, ranging $75 to $440, are now on sale, Single tickets go on sale Sept, 8, Details available at www.balletsj.org..
Q Can you remember any of the girls who caught your attention at the jazz dances you attended as a teenager in Philadelphia?. A Carole de Braganza. She was in my high school, and I’d seen her at the different parties, and, man, word was out: She was great-looking. And she went with somebody to see Horace Silver, and Horace Silver was in love with her…. She was part Brazilian. She was my coloring. A There is a famous cartoon that is famous only in my own mind, and I drew it, and it is dark, like an absence of electricity; human beings are gone. And then in the darkness there is a tombstone: “Jazz.” And underneath, all it says is, “It broke even.”.