Articles by Rachel Rizzuto
As a teen, Scottish Ballet principal Sophie Martin trained at the Paris Conservatory. The unorthodox methods of her teacher, Noëlla Auguste, intrigued Martin and left a lasting impression.
“She tried to push boundaries: With her, we … Continue reading
Dance history nerds, get excited: Jacob’s Pillow just launched its all-new, completely redesigned digital resource website, Jacob’s Pillow Dance Interactive. If you—like me—enjoy browsing archival dance footage and testing your dance history knowledge by taking … Continue reading
Here at DT, we love to hear what people we’ve covered in the past are up to right now—and we’re pleased to report that Cherylyn Lavagnino is currently enjoying a weekend run at Danspace in … Continue reading
For the animal lover: Giraffes Can’t Dance by Giles Andreae with illustrations by Guy Parker-Rees; 32 pages; Cartwheel Books Before he can confidently make his way to the dance floor of the Jungle Dance, Gerald … Continue reading
If you’re one of the millions of people who spend two to four hours each day hunched over their smartphones, you’re at risk for what researchers call “text neck”—poor posture that puts intense weight on … Continue reading