Alexus Crowdy

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​Top 5 Big Data Startup Success Stories

Big data is the fuel driving most of the data driven businesses today by accelerating growth, informing strategy and improving the operational …

Big Data

These 7 Startup Lies Could Destroy Your Business

When it comes to becoming your own boss, there are often some misconceptions floating around. Let’s banish a few of the ones that you might be told …

Alvin Ailey at Dorothy Chandler: Brutality chic in modern dance

From its first performances in 1958, the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater has championed overlapping social and creative agendas. Not all of them were evident in the four-part "Power of Ailey" program Wednesday at the Dorothy Chandler Pavilion, but just enough remained to understand the words …

Dancing

Review: Atlanta Ballet glides with ease into modern dance, but “MCV” plays it a little too safe

The word <i>modern</i> has confused and polarized arts patrons for centuries. Rarely a simple delineation between current and historical work, it refers to a …

Dancing

What Is the Future for Modern-Dance Companies?

For six decades, the Paul Taylor Dance Company has been just that—a company devoted to the creative outpourings of one man. And that was enough, both for Mr. Taylor and for the dancers. He’s prolific and disciplined. To date, he has made a hundred and forty-two dances, usually at a pace of two per …