DT Notes

15 Ballet Terms and the 3 Ways You’ll Remember What They Mean

September 23, 2016 by
ballet terms

Ballet terms can be tricky to remember. However, these three hints will help you memorize the definitions of fifteen ballet steps.

#SaveWSPA: Westlake School for the Performing Arts Needs Help

September 22, 2016 by
Westlake School for the Performing Arts

Westlake School for the Performing Arts needs your help! The bustling Daly City, California home to nearly a 1,000 students—in dance and vocal training—just learned that it may be forced out of its current location … Continue reading

Where Race and Disability Intersect

September 21, 2016 by
dance and disability

Dance/NYC’s second Disability. Dance. Artistry. event was held last night. Two professors discussed the intersection between race and disability in dance.

Ailey’s Big News: They’re Expanding!

September 20, 2016 by
Alvin Ailey Dance Foundation

The Alvin Ailey Dance Foundation unveiled some big news today: The company and school’s permanent home on New York City’s west side, The Joan Weill Center for Dance, will have three new floors by this … Continue reading

Publisher of Dance Magazine Announces New Ownership

September 19, 2016 by
Frederic Seegal

Frederic M. Seegal has acquired DanceMedia, a suite of five respected publications (both print and digital) written for and by dancers, including the renowned Dance Magazine, which marks its 90th year of publication in 2017.
Seegal, Vice … Continue reading

What My Teacher Taught Me: Sara Webb

September 19, 2016 by
Sara Webb

During her first six seasons with Houston Ballet, principal Sara Webb worked closely with former artistic director Ben Stevenson, who helped her find clarity in acting roles.