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Friday, October 30, 2020

Lauriane Nabet: The French Graham goddess by Admin

Meet Lauriane Nabet. Originally from France, she came to the U.S. in 2017, on a scholarship to the Martha Graham School Summer Intensive. Little did she know at the time that she would fall …

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New York City dance studios form alliance to combat COVID by Admin

Eight months after the start of the coronavirus outbreak, some aspects of the New York scene are starting to trickle back. The entertainment industry, however, remains firmly shut. From Broa…

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Wednesday, October 28, 2020

How often must I disinfect my studio? by Admin

We’ve all been drilled on hand washing, mask wearing, social distancing and disinfecting surfaces. But one question that keeps coming up is this: How often must I tackle disinfecting flo…

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Tuesday, October 27, 2020

Dancing into your dreams with Só Dança’s Broadway Cabaret by Admin

Imagine landing a job because of your…shoes. Só Dança’s Broadway Cabaret character heels can have that effect. The Broadway Cabaret collection offers superior quality, comfort, versati…

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Monday, October 26, 2020

Enjoy LA Dance Shorts Film Festival from the comfort of your home by Admin

The fourth annual Los Angeles Dance Shorts Film Festival, coming up this November 13-15, will feature 34 international films, all for free and available virtually. This film festival’s mi…

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Sunday, October 25, 2020

Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater offers virtual season this December by Admin

Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater, known for uplifting and uniting audiences across the globe with messages of hope, will offer a free virtual season from December 2-31, celebrating six dec…

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‘CRUTCH’ documentary follows dance artist Bill Shannon on crutches by Admin

The documentary, CRUTCH, chronicles the gravity defying life of Bill Shannon, an internationally-renowned artist, breakdancer and skate punk — on crutches. CRUTCH makes its world prem…

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Saturday, October 24, 2020

Dance Teacher Web unleashes brand new website by Admin

To better serve the dance teacher community, Dance Teacher Web (DTW) has launched a sleek new website. The site features a library of over 1,000 on-demand teaching videos, hundreds of arti…

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Thursday, October 22, 2020

New Chamber Ballet collaborates with Emily Kikta and Peter Walker on new dance film by Admin

Choreographer Miro Magloire has announced that the 13-minute women’s quartet from his new abstract ballet, Nocturne, which premiered online on October 23, is available for viewing indefi…

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Wednesday, October 21, 2020

The Bessies announces 2020 virtual event by Admin

The NY Dance and Performance Awards, The Bessies, announced that it will present a virtual event this year to honor the 2019-20 nominees. The 36th annual Bessies ceremony, to be held on M…

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Island Moving Company’s ‘Out of Ruin’ and ‘Emerge’: Art bringing people together again by Admin

Cardines Field, Newport, RI; Blithewold Mansion, Bristol, RI.October 2, and October 9, 2020.  A special thing about live art is how it brings people together in space. In dance, this creati…

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Tiffany Henderson presents Studio Owner OVERCOME by Admin

Tiffany Henderson’s Pinnacle Dance Conference + Retreat will present Studio Owner OVERCOME, a virtual career empowerment and networking event, from Thursday, November 12 to Friday, Novemb…

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Sunday, October 18, 2020

Universal Ballet Competition keeps ‘Nutcracker’ tradition alive with virtual production by Admin

Universal Ballet Competition, the ballet competition known to connect intermediate and advanced students to international training, scholarships and professional opportunities, will host …

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Saturday, October 17, 2020

The worlds of ballet, hip hop and tap unite on stage in CLI Studios’ ‘A New Stage’ by Admin

October 16, 2020.Online on CLI Studios. CLI studios (founded by tWitch and Allison Holker) released its first-ever virtual performance this weekend, starring dance icons like Tiler Peck, Lil…

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Friday, October 16, 2020

2020 Tony Awards: Nominees Announced by Admin

The full list of nominees has been announced for the 2020 Tony Awards. James Monroe Iglehart, 2014 Tony Award winner (for his performance as the Genie in Aladdin), shared the list on the To…

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Thursday, October 15, 2020

‘Floodstream’ in the Shawna Shea Film Festival: Dancing to commemorate by Admin

October 10, 2020.On Vimeo via the Shawna Shea Film Festival. Humans have danced to honor those who’ve left us, from ancestors to loved ones, from our very beginnings. The Shawna Shea Memor…

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The Indo-American Arts Council’s Erasing Borders Dance Festival: Finding unexpected treasures by Admin

September 21-27, 2020.Streaming on YouTube. As a dance writer and someone deeply steeped in many different dance sub-communities, I hear about a lot of performances. I can’t see them all. …

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Wednesday, October 14, 2020

Disability Futures awards disabled dancers by Admin

Thirty years after the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, a civil rights law that prohibits discrimination based on disability, and there’s still a lot of work to be done in this cou…

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Tuesday, October 13, 2020

Giving artists a voice, virtually: The 2nd annual ‘Empower One Another’ by Admin

September 26-28, 2020.Online at  A meaningful thing about the arts is how it can give people a voice, a space to express themselves and share their experiences. Being ab…

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Thursday, October 8, 2020

Amplified Artists, community for performing arts professionals, launches October 19 by Admin

Amplified Artists is a new online membership community designed specifically for those working in the performing arts. The mission is to create abundance in the kind of art you make and, mor…

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Tuesday, October 6, 2020

Less is more, especially now: Pizarts’ quarantine dance film ‘Red Between the Lines’ by Admin

September 17, 2020. Online via The Social Distancing Festival. “Less is more” is an old maxim in art (and in life); humans only have so much sensory, mental and emotional bandwidth, and …

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Sunday, October 4, 2020

Preparing your home studio for safe dance by Admin

Welcome to dancing at home — with its daily distractions, endless child supervision, traffic, noise, limited space and likely no ballet barre or mirror.  You are probably also confronted…

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Fall for Dance Festival makes a digital return by Admin

The 17th annual Fall for Dance Festival is offering its first-ever digital dance celebration this October, with the performances being filmed live on the New York City Center stage and stre…

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Top NYC companies lead dance community with #NYCDANCEUNITES voting initiative by Admin

Five of New York City’s acclaimed dance companies – Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater, American Ballet Theatre, Ballet Hispánico, Dance Theatre of Harlem and New York City Ballet – h…

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The Joyce returns to the stage with ‘State of Darkness’ by Admin

Choreographer Molissa Fenley’s celebrated 1988 solo work, State of Darkness, finds new life this fall, performed by a new generation of New York’s acclaimed dancers. Audiences are virtu…

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Saturday, October 3, 2020

Dance life in quarantine: Hope Easterbrook of ‘Hamilton’ on dance as a refuge by Admin

The constant hustle of professional dance life can make it surprisingly easy to forget what dance really means to us. Competitiveness, professional disappointments, and the monotony of danci…

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Friday, October 2, 2020

What you can learn from Jacqui Greene Haas’s ‘Dance Anatomy’ by Admin

I love anatomy. As a yoga instructor, dancer, and writer in yoga and dance, it’s endlessly fascinating to me and applicable to my daily work. I am eternally grateful for my dance education…

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Thursday, October 1, 2020

Steps on Broadway announces passing of Founder Carol Paumgarten by Admin

Steps on Broadway, the internationally recognized dance training center, announced today that its founder, Carol Paumgarten, passed away on Thursday evening, September 24, after a long illne…

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Wednesday, September 30, 2020

Trillium Arts debuts with October fellowship by Admin

Envisioning a rich, thriving creative arts community in North Carolina’s Blue Ridge Mountains, arts professionals Phil Reynolds and Heather Hartley announce the launch of Trillium Arts, a…

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Coping with falls this fall by Admin

It’s officially fall, and that reminds us of leaves changing color, pumpkin spice everything, Halloween, layers and a crisp breeze. But the word “fall” has another meaning, too, so we …

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Tuesday, September 29, 2020

The downs and ups of Juste Debout Founder Bruce Soné by Admin

For those in the street dance community, hearing the name Juste Debout sparks not just a twinkle of recognition but an added dose of both awe and respect. No surprise there: it is often con…

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