May 2011

Posted on May 1, 2011 by Buy This Issue

Editor’s Note: National Tap Dance Day is May 25

Roxane Butterfly
Teaches a Jimmy Slyde-inspired tap sequence.

Performance Planner: Heroes and Legends
The Walh Performing Arts Studio recital theme

“Play Ball”
Enhance young dancers’ coordination with props

Learning the Rhythms of a School
After-school tap in Minnesota


High Five
Shirley and Michele Larkin

Peter Boal
Restaging Giselle for the Pacific Northwest Ballet

New and best-selling styles for every class you teach

Nina Buisson
Zen and the Art of Dancer Maintenance

First Aid Kit 101
Prepare for emergencies with a well-stocked studio.

Ann Miller
The famous legs of Golden Age movie musicals

Creating Artist Citizens
Juilliard’s summer grants send dancers all over the world.

Spruce up your Studio
Prioritize upgrades to your space.