News: American Dance Guild Festival—Honoring Legacies of Living Legends

November 30, 2015 by

by Emily Macel Theys

TripIt for Teams

November 3, 2015 by
TripIt for Teams

Travel-planning tool; plans starting at $29/month for up to 10 users
Traveling to competitions this year? With TripIt for Teams, you can simplify and streamline your team’s travel plans from a central dashboard, accessible on any … Continue reading

Katharine Pettit Teaches A Five-Count Riff

November 2, 2015 by

Katharine Pettit teaches tap at Peridance Capezio Center in New York City, where she focuses on fundamentals in all of her classes. In this video, she explains the weight shift necessary for a five-count riff. … Continue reading

Why I Chose College…Twice

November 1, 2015 by

Professional dancer Ida Saki heads back to school this fall.
When title-winning comp kid Ida Saki chose college over a professional career, some cautioned her that she would lose valuable career momentum. But Saki knew she’d … Continue reading

All by Himself

November 1, 2015 by

3 ways to make a boy feel comfortable onstage—when he’s surrounded by girls
Adam Holms, co-founder and artistic director of the Norwalk Metropolitan Youth Ballet in Connecticut, was once the only boy at a dance … Continue reading

And the Martha Hill Dance Fund Award Goes To…

November 1, 2015 by

Four outstanding professionals are honored.
This year’s Martha Hill Dance Fund Awards Gala will be like a homecoming for Limón Dance Company artistic director Carla Maxwell.
“Martha Hill was one of my teachers and mentors—I studied … Continue reading