March 2008

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The Journey Within
The Juilliard School’s anatomy expert Irene Dowd instructs students on the inner workings of dance.

Injury Intervention
Facts all dance teachers should know to prevent seven common injuries

Positive Reflections
Help students obtain a healthy body image.

A Better Barre
10 ways to shape up students’ demi pliés, relevés and more


New spins on the classic tutu

Ask the Experts
Tips on team-building and how to handle a student’s poor academic performance

Modern Marvels
Liven up modern class with Bill Evans’ expressive selections.

Performance Planner: Viva Las Vegas!
Channel the thrill of Sin City for your next show.

Jock Soto
The former New York City Ballet principal talks about transitioning from the stage.

Alwin Nikolais
Artist and pioneer of motion

Going Public
Three dance educators share insights on making the switch from private studios to public school.

Learning on the Move
Forget textbooks—dance is the lesson plan for today.

Making Fundraising Fair
How to organize a fuss-free event

In Good Company
Learn how your students can place first in etiquette

On the Side
Three studio owners dish on the perks and challenges of running a successful side business.