August 2014

Posted on August 1, 2014 by Buy This Issue

DTM1408_CV1r1NOUPCPlanning Ahead
by Karen Hildebrand

There’s a Place for Us
Jason Warley turns rejection into opportunity at Center Stage Dance & Theatre School.

Choosing Not to Compete
Some studios quietly educate dancers without trophies.

10 Lessons Studio Teachers Can Borrow from the Classroom
K–12 teachers share their best practices.

Juan Carlos Peñuela
How I Teach Entrechat Trois in the Cuban Style

Back to Basics

Mark Dendy
Creating genre-defying dance

Teachers’ Tools
Up close with Summer Fare

Maria Hanley
Music for early childhood class

The Flexion Connection
Coaching dancers with poor spinal flexion

August Bournonville
Bringing men to the forefront of the Royal Danish Ballet

Journaling Jetés
How to use writing prompts to enhance dance training

Your Student Wants a College Dance Degree! Now What?
A dance teacher’s guide to navigating the college application process

Three Sticky Problems That Can Be Solved
Savvy studio owners share their solutions.

2014 Music Guide