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

Recommended: Petite Feet: Ballet Adventures with Liz

November 1, 2015 by

Petite Feet Videos, 2011; $20
Join K–12 dance teacher Liz Vacco in song and dance with her children’s dance DVD Petite Feet. Vacco demonstrates her signature tots’ ballet class with 26 minutes of exercises, games and … Continue reading

Ray Hesselink

November 1, 2015 by

Music for tap

Ray Hesselink is a huge fan of Hollywood’s MGM movie musicals. Their influence shows in his tap dancing. “My all-time idols are Eleanor Powell and Ann Miller. Those broads can turn,” he says. … Continue reading

Technology: Trello

October 1, 2015 by

Project management tool; free for iPhone, iPad, Android devices, Kindle Fire and Windows 8
Tired of dealing with the disorganization that comes with lengthy e-mail threads and ubiquitous sticky notes? Trello is a project management tool … Continue reading

Recommended: TuTu Thin: A Guide to Dancing Without an Eating Disorder

October 1, 2015 by

by Dawn Smith-Theodore
TuTu Publications; 177 pages; $14.95
Author Dawn Smith-Theodore, a certified eating disorder specialist, handles the topic of dancers and eating disorders with sensitivity. She’s a former dancer who struggled with her own eating disorder … Continue reading

Technology: StageWrite app

September 1, 2015 by

Staging app for iPad;
$199 in the iTunes store
Plugging new students into set roles in large-scale, annual productions (like The Nutcracker) can be tedious. The StageWrite app—popular with Broadway directors and choreographers, like Susan Stroman and … Continue reading