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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: A Teacher’s Warm-Up

April 1, 2016 by

By Andrea Marks

Training the Healthy Dancer

March 1, 2016 by

As told to Andrea Marks

Health: Floor Exercises and Tips for Supporting Healthy Spinal Alignment

February 1, 2016 by

By Andrea Marks

Beware of Fresh Flexibility

January 8, 2016 by

In our January issue’s Health column, we explain how to get dancers in shape after vacation with minimal soreness and suffering.
A funny thing can happen when dancers get back to class after a break. Sometimes … Continue reading

Teachers’ Tools: Up Close With Liz Martineau

December 31, 2015 by

Teachers share the philosophies and materials that make them successful in their careers and classes.

Health: How to Get Dancers in Shape after Vacation

December 30, 2015 by

By Andrea Marks