Articles by Rachel Rizzuto
Rachel Rizzuto graduated summa cum laude from the University of Southern Mississippi with a BFA in Dance and a BA in English. New York is a far cry from her upbringing in Chalmette, Louisiana, but she is currently a very happy dancer with Mari Meade Dance Collective and takes class at Mark Morris Dance Center. Rachel edits DT Notes, Face to Face, Business, History, Higher Ed and the bi-weekly e-newsletter. Contact her at: email@example.com
So this is cool: The dance apparel company Mahogany Blues has joined the ranks of other dancewear manufacturers in creating a range of skin-colored leotards for dancers of color.
The leotards come in three styles—halter, camisole and short … Continue reading
PEOPLE. We made it. It’s finally Friday. (More like Fri-YAY, amirite?) We have a special #FlashBackFriday for you today: The NAACP named today, May 20, Josephine Baker Day.
Before Marilyn, before Madonna, before Beyoncé, there was Josephine Baker, the international … Continue reading
Today we present a special #WayBackWednesday, honoring legendary hoofer Bill “Bojangles” Robinson.
Remember Al Blackstone, that exceedingly charming dancemaker? He has a new show coming up in June, benefiting Dancers Responding to AIDS.
If you’ve seen First Position, you know just how important the Youth America Grand Prix can be to a dancer’s future. So congrats to Sophia Lucia!