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Tuesday, April 21, 2020

New York City Ballet announces digital spring season by Admin

New York City Ballet (NYCB) has announced that the company will launch a digital spring season on Tuesday, April 21, the date that would have been the opening night of the company’s now ca…

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Monday, April 20, 2020

English National Ballet School and Elmhurst Ballet School unite to share a message of solidarity and hope by Admin

Elmhurst Ballet School in Birmingham, and English National Ballet School in London, are two of the UK’s top ballet schools whose students go on to dance with professional companies at home…

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Saturday, April 18, 2020

Só Dança’s Just Dance virtual competition is just what we need by Admin

While times are tough at the moment, what’s most important is that our community – the arts community – is coming together. Virtual classes are popping up everywhere, offering dancers …

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World’s first Global Tap Fest goes digital: How Chloe and Maud Arnold made it happen by Admin

With the current COVID crisis, renowned tap dancers/choreographers Chloe and Maud Arnold were faced with having to cancel their annual international DC Tap Festival. After 12 years of hostin…

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Thursday, April 16, 2020

COVID-19’s silver lining for the dance world by Admin

While it’s easy to get bogged down in the midst of the global pandemic we are facing, the dance world has responded to the unprecedented challenges sweeping the world with a renewed sense …

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Wednesday, April 15, 2020

6 tech tools to help run your dance studio online by Admin

In this new, socially distant environment, technology is vital to continue to run your business. While fears of reduction in staff productivity or of losing pupils – and income – are val…

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Saturday, April 11, 2020

A day in the life: Karole Armitage by Admin

Our days are when the incomparable magic of dance art happens. It’s also when we work ourselves to sheer exhaustion, stress about finances and wonder where it’s all going. It’s when we…

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Mental Health Series: IG Live by Admin

This pandemic is infecting hundreds of thousands of Americans with the virus and all of us with fear. In response to dealing with the anxiety, uncertainty and isolation, I am launching a Men…

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Monday, April 6, 2020

Artistic Dance Exchange goes virtual by Admin

As the dance world adapts to a new – and hopefully temporary – way of life, more and more dance studios, teachers and industry professionals are going online to stay connected with their…

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Steps on Broadway classes you can take in your living room by Admin

Staying home is the socially responsible thing to do for your community right now, but dancers tend to have a hard time being cooped up. That’s why the teachers of Steps on Broadway have b…

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Ballet Hispánico celebrates 50 years of dance and diversity by Admin

Ballet Hispánico celebrates 50 years of bringing diverse dance to New York City this month. Representation in the dance world is a prudent and prominent conversation these days, and Balle…

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Sunday, April 5, 2020

COVID 19 Nutrition Essentials to Boost Immune System and Fight Infection by Admin

As we enter an unprecedented time in which we need our immune systems to be performing at their peak to protect us from Covid-19, we also find ourselves facing grocery shortages, food insecu…

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Saturday, April 4, 2020

Só Dança joins with Place of Hope for prevention of human trafficking by Admin

Although many of us would prefer not to believe it, human trafficking – the recruitment and exploitation of at-risk youths – continues to be a huge problem in the United States, and glob…

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Zeitgeist Dance Theatre hiring dancers for its inaugural season by Admin

Self-described obsessive learners Yusha-Marie Sorzano and Francisco Gella are blazing a trail with their creation of Zeitgiest Dance Theatre. The two met in Los Angeles over a dinner that en…

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Through the darkness of COVID-19 comes light and reflection by Admin

Canceled. Postponed. Closed. These are just some of the words the dance industry has come to face in the wake of COVID-19. Whether you’re dancing for Lizzo, performing at an NBA halftime s…

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Something to look forward to: Preprofessional Dancer Institute by Admin

For five days every Labor Day weekend, up to 75 young dancers-in-training from all over the world descend on Santa Fe, a small city at the base of the Sangre de Cristo Mountains in Northern …

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Friday, April 3, 2020

Dancing to feel free: Abilities Dance Boston’s ‘Cultivate’ by Admin

Multicultural Arts Center, Cambridge, MA.March 13, 2020  Dancing can make us feel free — free in our body and free to be ourselves. I thought about this essential truth after viewing Abil…

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Business owners: How you can cope during COVID-19 by Admin

As business owners in the dance industry, we are all experiencing uncertainty amidst this global pandemic. Studios, dancewear brands, competitions and convention companies are all struggling…

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Where do we go? Dance theater on American soil by Admin

Last year, I was rehearsing for a show — a dance theater adaptation of a Tennessee Williams play — in a downtown studio in NYC. Later that day, I received an email stating that I couldn…

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Lily Frias: A winding road of dancing, representing and innovating by Admin

The road for any of us can take an unexpected turn, at any point — but that’s perhaps all the more true for performing artists. The life and work of Lily Frias, LA-based dance artist and…

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Dancing alone together: Becoming SOCIAL DistANCERS by Admin

While not everyone will contract COVID19, no one is immune from the impact of isolation and social distancing. The emotional side effects of this pandemic may be even worse because they are …

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Dancing in Isolation: Resources for dancers during COVID-19 by Admin

The dance community is small but connected. And dancers are physical people. During this time of social-distancing, it’s easy to lose our mind a little. Without regular class to keep our b…

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Thursday, April 2, 2020

Alex Thomas and Ingrid Silva: Dancing for Nike and beyond by Admin

Dance is pervading deeper and deeper into pop culture — for instance, So You Think You Can Dance, Dancing with the Stars, and long dance scenes in non-dance television shows such as Always…

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Monday, March 30, 2020

Dance at home with Broadway Dance Center by Admin

During this uncertain time, Broadway Dance Center (BDC) is busily working on ways to keep its students engaged and inspired while they’re unable to physically go into the studio. In an eff…

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Friday, March 27, 2020

Classicism and modernism in conversation: Brooklyn Ballet’s ‘Revisionist History II’ by Admin

The Actors Fund Theater, Brooklyn, NY.February 13, 2020. In this post-postmodern age, both the modern and the classical are celebrated and critiqued. All styles and qualities are fair game f…

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Episode Six of The Hollywood Dance Podcast: Kevin Maher on balancing your career by Admin

Episode Six of The Hollywood Dance Podcast has arrived! The Hollywood Dance Podcast sees Tony Selznick and his co-host Megan Hunt, of MSA Agency, interview industry professionals to discuss …

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Wednesday, March 25, 2020

Ballet Nepantla melds Mexican history with outstanding artistry in ‘Valentina’ by Admin

Ailey Citigroup Theater, New York, NY.March 13, 2020. Ballet Nepantla Artistic Director Andrea Guajardo describes Valentina as telling “the untold history of the Adelitas, the women who …

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Log in for Lincoln Center at Home Class by Admin

This Thursday, March 26, dancer and Lincoln Center Teaching Artist Deborah Lohse will teach a live dance class on Lincoln Center’s Facebook page for a Lincoln Center Pop-Up Classroo…

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Monday, March 23, 2020

Nederlands Dans Theater’s ‘The Missing Door’ goes beyond the entertainment by Admin

New York City Center, New York, NY.March 6, 2020. Under the guidance of Director/House Choreographer Paul Lightfoot and Artistic Advisor/House Choreographer Sol León, Nederlands Dans Theate…

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Sunday, March 22, 2020

BDC dances on, online, in this moment of social distancing by Admin

The social distancing of this current world has made it necessary for everyone to make changes to their daily life. “Everyone” includes dancers, who often depend on gathering together to…

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Saturday, March 21, 2020

Illuminating innovation in Arch Ballet’s winter 2020 season by Admin

The Sheen Center for Culture and Innovation, New York, NY.February 20, 2020. Aesthetic and meaning — memorable art achieves something in both areas. Arch Ballet’s work always intrigues a…

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