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Summer Salsa!

March 22, 2010 by

If our June ’08 cover story on ballroom stars Tony Meredith and Melanie LaPatin inspires you to cha-cha, look no further. You to can add simple Latin flair to your summer dance combos by … Continue reading

Summer Salsa!

March 22, 2010 by

 
If our June ’08 cover story on ballroom stars Tony Meredith and Melanie LaPatin inspires you to cha-cha, look no further. You too can add simple Latin flair to your summer dance combos by … Continue reading

Paul Taylor Summer Intensive Showcase

March 22, 2010 by

Last Friday, I attended the Paul Taylor Summer Intensive lecture demonstration at New York City’s LaGuardia High School. Every Friday, students have an opportunity to demonstrate the repertoire they’ve learned in an informal showcase. … Continue reading

New Study Examines Arts Education Initiative

March 22, 2010 by

It’s old news that arts education in public schools is suffering. For almost 30 years, arts classes have been cut to make way for a more standardized curriculum. The growing trend of state budget cuts … Continue reading

Costume Parade Keeps Ballet Company Alive

March 22, 2010 by

In the face of often overwhelming budget cuts in schools and local communities, dancers, teachers and artistic directors are finding new ways to voice their concerns. Take a cue from the … Continue reading

Nutcracker Nouveau

October 15, 2008 by

Your students’ summer recital routines are a distant memory and it’s time to confront that sugary sweet fairy-tale ballet that dominates the stage every holiday season. That’s right, it’s Nutcracker season!
If you’re not sure you … Continue reading