December 2008

Posted on December 1, 2008 by Buy This Issue

Renaissance Woman
Former Ailey dancer Sharron Miller has built a model private studio/K–12 partnership

12 Months of Fundraising
Ideas to last through the coming year

Convention Compass
Heading to a convention? Prepare your students for what to expect so they can make the most of it.

2009 Convention Guide
Details on more than 100 events this coming year


27 styles to keep students warm this winter

Creative Direction
Choreographer Jon Lehrer lets us in on some of the tunes that inspire him.

Above and Beyond
13 creative ways to enrich your students’ dance education outside of the classroom

Marius Petipa
Legendary ballet choreographer

Making Connections
Find out how one young dance teacher built a thriving program from scratch in rural Vermont.

Stepping Stone
Glendale Community College is paving the way for budding dancers.

Face Value
When it comes to facial expressions onstage, how much is too much?

Retiring Gracefully
Tips for stepping down when you’re ready to close the curtain on your studio director days