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December 2013

December 2, 2013 by

Editor’s Note: 2013 Reflections
By Karen Hildebrand
Suzi Taylor
How I Teach Lyrical Jazz
From Summer Program to Serious Contender
Malu Rivera-Peoples is taking her suburban California school to new levels with pre-professional ballet training.
Fashion: Teacher’s Choice
Flattering dancewear and warm-ups … Continue reading

November 2013

November 1, 2013 by

Editor’s Note: Gratitude
By Karen Hildebrand
A Matter of Respect
David Hallberg’s teacher, Kee Juan Han
Boy Crazy
Five strategies to fill your program with males
Graceful Aging
Cynthia Lucas takes the Marin Ballet beyond 50.
Jodi Moccia
How I teach Zena Rommett Floor-Barre
Costume … Continue reading

October 2013

October 1, 2013 by

Editor’s Note: Building the Future
By Karen Hildebrand
Just Dance
Music video choreographer Sheryl Murakami
Flying Taps & Ninja Temples
How to survive competition catastrophes
Face to Face
A conversation with Victoria Morgan of Cincinnati Ballet
Teachers’ Tools
Up close with Kathryn Sullivan
See the … Continue reading

September 2013

August 30, 2013 by

Editor’s Note: Help Your Dancers Avoid the College Daze
by Karen Hildebrand
Dance ambassador
Judy Rice bridges the disparate realms of dance.
Dealing with Your Worst Nightmares
Protecting yourself and your studio from costly risks
A Collegiate Affair
College fairs can … Continue reading

August 2013

August 1, 2013 by

Editor’s Note: A small adjustment can make a huge difference
by Karen Hildebrand
TaraMarie Perri
How I Teach Yoga for Dancers
Pointe Shoe Primer
Innovations for the 21st century
Shinsplints or Stress Fractures?
Learn to spot the differences between the two.
When to … Continue reading

July 2013

July 1, 2013 by

Editor’s Note: Honor Roll
by Karen Hildebrand
Frank Hatchett
How the Lifetime Achievement Awardee teaches VOP Jazz
The Dance Teacher Awards
Congratulations to Robin Fisher, Dawn Rappitt, Stacy Reischman Fletcher and Abigail Agresta-Stratton.
Pre-Pointe Class
Giving dancers a head start
Face … Continue reading