DT Notes

#ThrowbackThursday: 3 Legends Who Danced Like No One Was Watching

March 23, 2017 by

For today’s #ThrowbackThursday, take a moment to remember these three iconic risk-takers, who danced like no one was watching.

Oscar-Winning Actress Shirley Maclaine Attributes Success to Dance

March 23, 2017 by

From the stage to the silver screen, there aren’t many entertainers who’ve had the illustrious career that Shirley Maclaine has. But the Oscar-winning triple-threat attributes her success, hands down, to one thing: her dance education.
“I … Continue reading

YGTG Workshop Sets Out to Empower Young Dancers

March 22, 2017 by

At the end of last month, YOU GOT THIS, GIRL! (YGTG), a workshop to encourage young dancers to go after their dreams, threw the event YOU GOT THIS, L.A.!, held at L.A.’s newest studio, Playground L.A. YGTG was … Continue reading

4 Tips on Dealing With Eating Disorders in Students

March 21, 2017 by

As a dance teacher, you’ve almost certainly had to talk to a student about her or his weight, at one point or another. (You may have even had memorable conversations or situations in your own … Continue reading

4 Easy Fixes to Save You Money on Your Studio

March 20, 2017 by
save money on your studio

With some simple tweaks, you can follow in the footsteps of these savvy owners and save time, your sanity and, most importantly, money.

What My Teacher Taught Me: Heather McGinley

March 17, 2017 by
Heather McGinley

For 10 years, Paul Taylor Dance Company’s Heather McGinley trained in Cecchetti technique with Lisbeth Brown, who encouraged her to showcase her strengths.