In the Magazine

Maria Hanley

August 1, 2014 by

Music for early childhood class

A self-described 4-year-old at heart, Maria Hanley has a knack for understanding the mind-sets of young dancers. During the rare moment when she isn’t teaching one of her 20 weekly creative ballet … Continue reading

Mark Dendy

August 1, 2014 by

Creating genre-defying dance

Most choreographers try to avoid repeating themselves with each new piece, but Mark Dendy might have the market cornered when it comes to reinvention. Dendy, who formed his own company in 1983, has … Continue reading

Planning Ahead

August 1, 2014 by
Planning Ahead

By Karen Hildebrand
As I’m writing this note, it’s June and summer is still a new bloom. The beach is open, the days are deliciously long, we’re nursing the first sunburns of the season—New York City … Continue reading

Melanie LaPatin and Tony Meredith

July 1, 2014 by

Ballroom  
Ballroom partners Melanie LaPatin and Tony Meredith (DT, June 2008) have a history of pushing the envelope. The duo, who represented the U.S. in World Latin American Dance Championships for more than a decade, … Continue reading

Jordan Matter

July 1, 2014 by

Making dancers look good
When photographer Jordan Matter first asked a group of Paul Taylor Dance Company members if he could photograph them around New York City—running to catch the subway mid-grand jeté, hailing a cab … Continue reading

The Best of Everything

July 1, 2014 by

Are you ready for our Dance Teacher Summit? The excitement is building as we prepare to bring the pages of the magazine to life, August 1–3, here in New York City—great classes with your favorite … Continue reading