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Top Stories: North Texas Choreographer Goes Deep In New Production; Rick Perry's Senate Hearing

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The top local stories this afternoon from KERA News:

Choreographer Danielle Georgiou is known in North Texas for bold and often provocative work about feminism, sexuality and culture. Each week in Art&Seek’s Artist Spotlight series, we follow the personal journey of a North Texas creative. 

This week, reporter Hady Mawajdeh goes to rehearsals to learn about Georgiou’s most recent work.

Other stories this afternoon:

  • Dallas Black Dance Theatre has hired a new artistic director – only the third in the company’s 40 years. North Texas native Bridget L. Moore was selected and begins February 1. 
  • Former Texas Governor Rick Perry says he now regrets recommending the elimination of the Department of Energy when he ran for president in 2011. Perry appeared at a Senate confirmation hearing Thursday.

You can listen to North Texas stories weekdays at 8:22 a.m. and 6:20 p.m. on KERA 90.1 FM.

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