Ask the Experts
Q: We’re covering Merce Cunningham and his method of using chance to make dances. What tools do you suggest to let my students experience it firsthand?
A: Using chance to make dances is a great way … Continue reading
Q: I’ve noticed that my students get burned out this time of year, when competitions are in full swing and we’re really starting to rev up recital dances at the studio. How do you make … Continue reading
Q: I am really struggling with disrespectful teenage students, some who are bullies and some who think they have a say in how I run the school. I’m ready to tell them: “This is how … Continue reading
Q: I want my students to get excited about ballet history. What apps do you suggest?
A: Teaching ballet and its history should be fun. There’s no shortage of ho-hum ballet apps that function like dictionaries, … Continue reading
Q: I run my dance studio with my daughter, and sometimes it feels like there’s no separation between our personal lives and work lives. How can I keep the two separate?
A: My husband, my two … Continue reading