16. Dressing athletes is a crazy winning — and losing — sport. Skating was such an important part of her own life that she gets very emotionally wound up with the skaters she has dressed, including Nancy Kerrigan, Michelle Kwan and Evan Lysacek, she explains. She wants the clothing to contribute to a performance instead of hamper it, which could happen if things aren’t cut perfectly. 17. You’re not always successful. “I had to learn to dust myself off and try again. That’s my real story. I went to Vogue and I was not getting the big jobs and then I went to Ralph Lauren. I didn’t feel like there was much more I could do at the time there — and I think that’s given me the opportunity to struggle. You have to struggle to appreciate the successes in your life. It’s not real otherwise.”.
Preschool Story Time: 10:30-11 a.m, Wednesdays through May 7, It is for children 3½-5 and features stories and songs, Bilingual Storytime: 1:30-2 p.m, Mondays, April 21-June 2, Kids ages 0-5 can listen ballet flats keep slipping off to stories and songs in English and Spanish, LEGO & Listen: 7 p.m, April 14, Kids ages 6-12 can build with Lego blocks while listening to a recorded book, Registration is required, and space is limited, Cherry Blossom Craft: 7-8 p.m, April 7, Kids can celebrate spring by making a cherry blossom painting, Paint will be used, so dress accordingly..
Details: 7 p.m. Sunday at Trianon Theatre, San Jose, $37-$49, 408-286-5111, sjchambermusic.org; 8 p.m. Nov. 20; $45-$55, 510-371-4859, www.fremontsymphony.org. 4 “PETER PAN”: Let us all put aside the big-screen debacle that was “Pan,” the big-budget Peter Pan prequel that was, well, panned by critics. Here’s one way: Take in the 1954 musical by Mark “Moose” Charlap, Jule Styne, Carolyn Leigh, Betty Comden and Adolph Green. It’s getting a high-flying revival at Berkeley Playhouse.
“I love Apple technology, I’m a musician and I loved what they were doing in the music industry, and I got real life business experience there,” says Crawford, who went ballet flats keep slipping off on to launch his own startup, Loudr.fm, in 2009, an online service where musicians can sell cover songs and original music to fans, or through iTunes, Spotify, Google Play and other sites, Now and then, he says, their little firm of eight even gets an intern, Google’s head of global staffing Kyle Ewing says the biggest misconception about their interns is that they are all computer scientists from elite universities, Instead, Google, and many other firms, have outreach programs to both diversify their workforce and provide opportunities for nontechnical students..
San Jose’s ballet company will be making its first ever visit to Spain with an eight-city tour running Jan. 28-Feb. 15, including shows in Madrid, Pamplona and Santander. The ballet was invited to Spain by Solano y Garcia Productions, who is presenting the company. “We are thrilled to have this one-of-a-kind experience,” said artistic director José Manuel Carreño. “This is a wonderful opportunity for the company to be presented abroad and gain international exposure.”.