Teaching

Technology: Evernote

June 1, 2015 by

Note-taking app; free for iPhone, iPad and Android ($5/month for premium services)
Tired of forgetting the brilliant ideas you have when inspiration strikes on the fly? Evernote is a note-taking app that works as a virtual … Continue reading

Recommended: Ballet Society’s Conversations on Dance

June 1, 2015 by

Ballet history app for iPhone and iPad; $2.99 in the iTunes store

Ballet Society, a nonprofit branch of the School of American Ballet, has created an app on dance history and theory tailored to classical ballet … Continue reading

How to Date a College Dance Program

May 1, 2015 by

4 ways to make sure you’re making the right match
Choosing a boyfriend or girlfriend and choosing a college aren’t that different: Both require making a (hopefully) long-lasting decision based on a prediction about your future … Continue reading

Finding the Patterns

May 1, 2015 by

An innovative way to learn math and music with movement
A group of young students is working to form a circle, giggling as they cross arms and reach for one another’s hands. One girl stands in … Continue reading

Sky-High Skills

May 1, 2015 by

Tips for training your students to dance in heels
In the commercial world, anything goes when it comes to dancing in heels. From simple strutting and posing to leaps, turns, floor work and tilts, dancers are … Continue reading

Alberto Del Saz Teaches a Nikolais/Louis Standing Series

May 1, 2015 by

 
Alberto Del Saz was a member of the Nikolais/Louis company until it closed in 1999. Now, he co-directs the Nikolais/Louis Foundation for Dance and collaborates with the Ririe-Woodbury Dance Company. He’s also a professor of … Continue reading