Category Archives: Art

What is The Joffrey Ballet Up To Today?

Chicago’s top dance company, The Joffrey Ballet, is staying busy during this period of quarantine. Artistic team members/dancers are opening up to their audience like never before. Theme Ballet Weeks and the Train Like A Pro workout series gives everyone … Continue reading

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Book Review: Dagny Griffin’s “Shine”

Love is on display! In March, Dagny Griffin makes her debut with the vibrant children’s book “Shine”. The wonderful, wordless, picture book illustrates the daily life of a cheerful 8-year-old girl named Mia. The lively child is on a mission … Continue reading

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Shawn Mendes Brings Back SHINee Nostalgia with “Shawn Mendes The Album”

Many artists have chosen an artistic cover for their albums, and Canadian singer Shawn Mendes is following the trend with his upcoming release. His “Shawn Mendes The Album” cover brought K-Pop vibes to my mind.  Since I’m a longtime Shawol, … Continue reading

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[Interview] Dancer Teddy Watler: “I Admire Prince Charming’s Commitment to Search for His True Love, ‘Cinderella'”

BTSCelebs:Who is Teddy Watler? Teddy Watler: I am originally from California, but I moved to Chicago in 2013 to begin my undergraduate studies. Though I have always loved ballet, I also knew I wanted to receive a college education. Now in … Continue reading

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Aamir Khan Promotes His Daughter’s Artwork via Social Media

The Bollywood star‘s daughter, Ira Khan, recently held her first art exhibition. The proud celeb Dad not only attended the event… he bought one of her masterpieces! Aamir tweeted all about his grand purchase earlier today. “My daughter Ira’s first … Continue reading

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Free Tickets for “The 8th Annual Chicago Dancing Festival”

Get your tickets this summer! On July 8 and 9, you can claim your free tickets to the hottest dance events of the summer. The Harris Theater for Music and Dance, Museum of Contemporary Art, and Jay Pritzker Pavilion in Millennium Park … Continue reading

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Artist Vanessa Navarrete Showcases New Work at Chicago’s Room 406

BTSCelebs’ April 2013 interview guest Vanessa Navarrete is showing off her new works of art this Friday. The talented painter will have her special masterpieces on display from April 11 thru June 15 at Room 406 (406 North Oakley Boulevard … Continue reading

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Chicago Leads the Nation with Free Dancing Fest

The Joffrey Ballet joins fellow dancing stars for the 7th year in a row! National superstar dance companies from a variety of hot genres travel to the Windy City for free outdoor and indoor shows from August 20th-24th. Talented rookies Ensemble … Continue reading

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BTSCelebs Interview with Joffrey Ballet’s Exec Director Greg Cameron

BTSCelebs: What sparked your interest in the ballet? Greg Cameron: My first encounter with dance was not in a performance hall but at the venerable Art Institute of Chicago.  A field trip with a beloved teacher opened my eyes to the … Continue reading

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Super Junior’s Choi Si Won Heads to New York on May 6th

The super singer is ready to get some culture. Choi Si Won will be going solo at an art event this month. Recently, he tweeted the following message with the image above: “I will be attending “THE METROPOLITAN MUSEUM OF … Continue reading

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