January 2005

Posted on January 1, 2005 by Buy This Issue

An Extraordinary Gentleman
John Meehan talks about teaching ABT’s next generation

Many Happy Returns
How to help dancers get back into studio life after summer study

Going Back to School
A rundown of the major types of continuing education options available today

Time Out
A sabbatical is a special opportunity to pursue a personal or professional drea.

The 2005 Continuing Education & Summer Study Guide
More than 125 continuing education and summer study programs in the U.S. and abroad

Performance Planner: In Your Element
Earth, fire, wind and water are the perfect ingredients for an original recital

Marius Petipa
The bard of classical ballet

Running a Temperature
How to pick the perfect setting for your studio thermostat

How-To: Activity Calendar
27 class and studio activities to spice up your year

Play Time
Games can be a great tool for teaching young children dance basics.

Declaration of Independence
How to start an independent study program in dance

It’s All Relative
Teaming up parents and children turns competition into a family affair.

Costumes with sequins and rhinestones

Armed Against Injury
Three exercises to prevent upper-body injury

Breathing Ins and Outs
Breathing techniques to increase endurance and optimize performance

Safe and Sound
How to assess the safety of your studio and be prepared for an emergency