TELEVISION REVIEW
Fast, funny ‘Bunheads’ in step with ‘Gilmore Girls’ 
From the mile-a-minute mind of “Gilmore Girls” creator Amy Sherman-Palladino comes the new ABC Family dramedy “Bunheads,” about ballet, belonging, and banter.
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TELEVISION REVIEW

Fast, funny ‘Bunheads’ in step with ‘Gilmore Girls’

From the mile-a-minute mind of “Gilmore Girls” creator Amy Sherman-Palladino comes the new ABC Family dramedy “Bunheads,” about ballet, belonging, and banter.

(ADAM TAYLOR/ABC FAMILY VIA AP)

Green Street Studios celebrates a vibrant community 
- The studio, which will hold a 20th anniversary gala benefit performance on Saturday, has created a strong, creative dance community in Cambridge’s Central Square.

Green Street Studios celebrates a vibrant community

- The studio, which will hold a 20th anniversary gala benefit performance on Saturday, has created a strong, creative dance community in Cambridge’s Central Square.

Clinton, P-Funk celebrated by Berklee students, faculty
- Berklee College of Music awarded George Clinton an honorary doctorate last night and celebrated his music with a performance by the school’s P-Funk Ensemble.

Clinton, P-Funk celebrated by Berklee students, faculty

- Berklee College of Music awarded George Clinton an honorary doctorate last night and celebrated his music with a performance by the school’s P-Funk Ensemble.

Boston Ballet’s ‘Simply Sublime’ inspires awe
- The dances may leapfrog decades, moving from 1909 to 1972 to 2001, but they are contemporaries under the skin.

Boston Ballet’s ‘Simply Sublime’ inspires awe

- The dances may leapfrog decades, moving from 1909 to 1972 to 2001, but they are contemporaries under the skin.

Brazilian martial art becomes a hot exercise
- “Dance & Fight Cultural Center” promises the sign outside Marcus Coreba’s capoeira studio in Marlborough. Capoeira, a beautiful, lethal blend of music, dance, and martial art, is part of the American Dream - the South American Dream.

Brazilian martial art becomes a hot exercise

- “Dance & Fight Cultural Center” promises the sign outside Marcus Coreba’s capoeira studio in Marlborough. Capoeira, a beautiful, lethal blend of music, dance, and martial art, is part of the American Dream - the South American Dream.

DANCE REVIEW 
'Nutcracker' offers nods to past, future
- This season’s delightful “Nutcracker” by the Boston Ballet is the last for the current sets and costumes, so if you’ve developed a fondness for them, don’t wait till next year.

DANCE REVIEW

'Nutcracker' offers nods to past, future

- This season’s delightful “Nutcracker” by the Boston Ballet is the last for the current sets and costumes, so if you’ve developed a fondness for them, don’t wait till next year.

Musicians and dancers honor Makanda Ken McIntyre
- Makanda Ken McIntyre had a favorite aphorism for his jazz students. Think in terms of "both/and," he liked to say, not "either/or."

Musicians and dancers honor Makanda Ken McIntyre

- Makanda Ken McIntyre had a favorite aphorism for his jazz students. Think in terms of "both/and," he liked to say, not "either/or."

No jazz hands, we’re sword dancers
- Teens from around the country will step lively in a battle of fancy footwork and sword handling in a competition of English folk dance.

No jazz hands, we’re sword dancers

- Teens from around the country will step lively in a battle of fancy footwork and sword handling in a competition of English folk dance.

Schools crack down on dirty dancing
- The waltz it ain’t. Raunchy and about as subtle as “Jersey Shore,” the sexually charged dance style known as grinding is more popular than ever, and feeding a wave of dance cancellations, angry protests, and tensions between school administrators and students.

Schools crack down on dirty dancing

- The waltz it ain’t. Raunchy and about as subtle as “Jersey Shore,” the sexually charged dance style known as grinding is more popular than ever, and feeding a wave of dance cancellations, angry protests, and tensions between school administrators and students.

Thousands expected for Cambridge Dance Party Friday night
- About 5,000 to 6,000 people filled the avenue in front of Cambridge City Hall for last year’s dance party, said city spokeswoman Ini Tomeu. A portion of Massachusetts Avenue in Central Square will be closed Friday night as thousands of people are expected to attend the city’s annual Dance Party.

Thousands expected for Cambridge Dance Party Friday night

- About 5,000 to 6,000 people filled the avenue in front of Cambridge City Hall for last year’s dance party, said city spokeswoman Ini Tomeu. A portion of Massachusetts Avenue in Central Square will be closed Friday night as thousands of people are expected to attend the city’s annual Dance Party.