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Articles by Nancy Wozny

Flying Taps & Ninja Temples

October 1, 2013 by

How to Survive Competition Catastrophes

Students of The Dance Studio of Fresno will never be caught walking from the dressing room to the stage without their flip-flops, and for good reason. This year, one of them … Continue reading

Kickstarting Your Dream

May 31, 2013 by

Crowdfunding has brought a new ease to fundraising.
Perhaps your studio could use a new set of mirrors; your team needs cash to get to Nationals; or maybe you want to boost your scholarship fund. Hold … Continue reading

Movement as Medicine

March 1, 2013 by

Three graduate dance-therapy programs
One of dance movement therapist Ande Welling’s most memorable patients was a man with severe brain damage who had stopped speaking. Through movement exercises, she was able to help him reengage with … Continue reading

I Feel Pretty

April 6, 2012 by

Cosmetic surgery options and preparations for dancers

A new nose changed dancer Maina Gielgud’s life. “I desperately wanted to perform the romantic roles, such as Giselle, Odette/Odile. But I was usually cast for the Myrtha types, … Continue reading

Personal Growth

January 31, 2012 by

Eight somatic and fitness training programs that can enrich your teaching and build your business
Broadening your skill set is always a good idea—and a great way to increase your income and offerings to your students. … Continue reading

Holidays in Every Way

November 30, 2011 by

Sharing ideas for a cheerful and inclusive season
Holidays are a festive time for studios and schools. But, as student populations diversify, it becomes harder to be inclusive. Whether focusing on certain holidays or taking religion … Continue reading