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Andrea Marks grew up in Connecticut, where she trained at the School of the Hartford Ballet and later the Hartt School. She earned her undergraduate degree in English from Skidmore College, but spent as much time in the dance studio as the classroom. She loves salsa dancing in New York City.

Health: 8 Things You Must Tell Your Personal Trainer

March 29, 2017 by

By Andrea Marks

Special Section: Supporting the Pregnant Dancer

February 27, 2017 by

By Andrea Marks

Health: 3 Exercises to Improve Women’s Partnering, from a Former Pilobolus Dancer

January 31, 2017 by

By Andrea Marks

Health: Stop Eating Disorders Before They Start

January 1, 2017 by

By Andrea Marks

For the Love of Tutus      

December 18, 2016 by

Sara Bacon started making costumes when her daughter was a dancer. Soon, tutu construction became Bacon’s full-time job. In this new video from LA Weekly, she explains how she works with clients—mostly Youth America Grand Prix dancers—who … Continue reading

Health: How to Keep a Student with a Chronic Health Condition Safe and Happy in Class

November 30, 2016 by

By Andrea Marks