Michael Blume, the creative, smooth, charismatic musician from New Jersey, has released his new EP, cynicism & sincerity. Blume’s sound is a diverse blend between R&B, soul, hip-hop, and electronica. His sincere activism for the LGBTQ+ community speaks through his music, as well as his advocacy for equality and self-love. Blume’s impressive style and individuality is sure to make him a stand out. Listen to his new EP out now!
This weekend, The Portland Ballet opens their latest performance with their career track company dancers along with company alumni. The show, entitled ‘Up Close‘, will feature works from Phillip Neal’s ‘Grand Avenue Blues’, and Christopher D’Amboise’s ‘Pandora’s Box’ as well as original work from some of the company’s alumni themselves.
To hear more about the company, we sat down with creative director Nancy Davis, alumni and choreographer Caroline MacDonald, and were also lucky enough to view a sneak peak of the show to come. READ MORE
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