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Wednesday, April 21, 2021

Getting back to an essence: New York City Ballet in Kyle Abraham’s ‘When We Fell’ by Admin

April 8, 2021.On YouTube, as part of New York City Ballet’s digital season. In the quiet of solitude, with all of the noise of the busy world stripped away, we can get back to essence —…

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Tuesday, April 20, 2021

On the move: Dancer and choreographer Jenn Freeman by Admin

Dance Informa recently had the opportunity to check in with dancer, choreographer, teacher and all around artist Jenn Freeman. She has danced in works by Sonya Tayeh, Mia Michaels, Kyle Abra…

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Monday, April 19, 2021

Dr. Drama at BroadwayCon 2021 – Musicals & Mental Health Panel by Admin

This past weekend, I moderated a panel on Musicals & Mental Health during the pandemic at BroadwayCon, theater’s annual fan convention. This conversation featured Hailey Kilgore (Once …

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Sunday, April 18, 2021

British choreographer Liam Scarlett dies at 35 by Admin

Liam Scarlett, the internationally acclaimed British choreographer who left The Royal Ballet last year after claims of sexual misconduct, has died at the age of 35 at his home in Ipswich, En…

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Wednesday, April 14, 2021

Recontextualizing legacy and versatility: New York City Ballet’s ‘Three Sides of Balanchine’ by Admin

Thursday March 4th, 11th, and 18th at 8 PM.Streamed on YouTube as part of NYCB’s Digital Season. George Balanchine — the artist who, arguably, had more influence on American ballet than …

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Tuesday, April 13, 2021

Brand new performing arts film: Laura Carruthers’ ‘Grace Fury’ by Admin

Filmmaker, choreographer, ballerina and Scottish Dance champion Laura Carruthers leads world class performing artists in the new performing arts film, Grace Fury. The feature film travels …

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Wednesday, April 7, 2021

Art for the times: Complexions Contemporary Ballet’s ‘Black is Beautiful’ Part I by Admin

Premiered February 3, 2021.Available through Facebook and YouTube. “It’s an artist’s duty to reflect the times,” Nina Simone once said. Issues of race and justice have been particula…

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The clarity of a surrealistic mirror: Hubbard Street Dance Chicago in Rena Butler’s ‘A Tale of Two’ by Admin

Released October 2020.Accessible through It’s commonly said — “art is a mirror”, reflecting ourselves and our world back at us so that we can see it more clea…

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We still have each other: Island Moving Company’s ‘Together in this Dream — Dancing Through the Digital Divide’ by Admin

March 6, 2021.Streamed live from The Gamm Theater.  COVID has us not able to hug certain loved ones, precluded from breaking bread with good friends and barred from experiencing creative ac…

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Monday, April 5, 2021

Is COVID killing the arts? Part I: Emerging companies by Admin

The current state of things is the biggest seismic shift in the dance world seen yet for many, if not most, dance artists and enthusiasts: theaters shut down, staged productions turned to fi…

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Steps on Broadway announces Carol Paumgarten Fund to support scholarships by Admin

Steps on Broadway, the internationally recognized dance training center now in its 41st year, announced the establishment of The Carol Paumgarten Fund for Steps on Broadway, to commemorate …

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Sunday, April 4, 2021

Martha Graham Dance Company’s virtual GrahamFest95 celebrates company’s 95th anniversary by Admin

The world-renowned Martha Graham Dance Company’s 95th season culminates in a three-day virtual festival featuring livestreams of Martha Graham classics, the company premiere of Elisa Mo…

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Dancers’ top takeaways from leading sports nutrition conference by Admin

Revolutionizing Performance Nutrition was the theme of 2021’s symposium for the Sports, Cardiovascular and Wellness Nutrition (SCAN) practice group. This subgroup of the Academy of Nutriti…

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NYC dance studios to reopen: What to expect by Admin

After a year of lockdown, dance studios in New York City were finally given permission to reopen on March 22. Studios are cleared to operate at 33 percent capacity, given they’ve updated t…

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Saturday, April 3, 2021

Finding balance and style in mind and body: Só Dança’s new fitness line by Admin

In the face of the challenges we’ve all experienced over the past year, we’ve had to adapt, rethink and overcome. That’s where Só Dança’s new fitness line comes in. From leggings t…

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Stagestep launches one-step cleaner for your studio by Admin

Stagestep Flooring Solutions has announced the launch of a new disinfectant cleaning product, ProClean™ D No-Rinse. Recently approved by the EPA and effective against COVID-19, ProCleanTM…

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Vail Dance Festival returns in-person for 2021 season by Admin

The Vail Dance Festival has announced plans to return in-person for its 32nd season July 30-August 9. Under the artistic direction of Damian Woetzel, the 2021 summer season continues the Fe…

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Friday, April 2, 2021

Kaatsbaan gears up for inaugural Spring Festival by Admin

Kaatsbaan Cultural Park has curated a dynamic program of leading artists from the worlds of dance, music, poetry, sculpture and the culinary arts for its inaugural Spring Festival. Taking pl…

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Wednesday, March 31, 2021

An inspiring and unique event for dance teachers: Dance Teacher Web Conference and Expo by Admin

This July 23-26, live at Las Vegas’ Planet Hollywood, Dance Teacher Web will host its Dance Teacher Web Conference and Expo. The Conference will include 140 unique movement classes and bu…

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Monday, March 29, 2021

Dance life in quarantine: Tamisha Guy is keeping interests broad and skills dynamic by Admin

It’s a common piece of advice for dancers: yes, the draw of stage lights can feel irresistible, but be sure to cultivate interests, skillsets and relationships outside of performing. For o…

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Sunday, March 28, 2021

American Ballet Theatre Artistic Director Kevin McKenzie to retire after 2022 season by Admin

Following three decades of leadership, Kevin McKenzie announced on March 25, that he will retire as artistic director of American Ballet Theatre (ABT) at the end of the 2022 season. He will …

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Dance is our Life: Catching up with NappyTabs by Admin

Dynamic duo Napoleon and Tabitha Dumo, also known as NappyTabs, are two time Emmy winners for So You Think You Can Dance. They have a total of four Emmy nominations, The Industry Innovator …

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Saturday, March 27, 2021

4 ways to celebrate National Dance Week by Admin

National Dance Foundation (NDF) began as National Dance Week in 1981. This “grass roots” movement aimed to bring greater recognition and dance to all. In 1991, the United Dance Merchants…

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Re-learning to deactivate: SAFE® and dancers by Admin

The body’s innate wisdom is vast, layered and not something that science fully understands quite yet. Yet, some movement methodologies have gotten close to that comprehensive understanding…

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Wednesday, March 24, 2021

San Francisco Ballet announces company roster for 2022 season by Admin

San Francisco Ballet (SF Ballet) has announced two promotions and the appointment of four apprentices for the 2022 Season. Effective July 1, SF Ballet Corps de Ballet member Jasmine Jimiso…

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Tuesday, March 23, 2021

iHeartDance NYC welcomes dance stars to perform in outdoor live dance series by Admin

iHeartDance NYC, a new initiative to celebrate and support the dance artists of New York City through performance opportunities and financial relief, announces its live inaugural performanc…

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Monday, March 22, 2021

Ailey Arts in Education & Community Programs offers ‘Revelations’ Virtual Dance Workshop Series by Admin

Ailey Arts in Education & Community Programs has announced an inspiring new virtual series that expands available Remote Learning Activities for schools and organizations looking for al…

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Nashville Ballet: Helping teachers navigate the new demands of hybrid learning by Admin

Throughout the pandemic, Nashville Ballet has continued to adjust performances, classes and programming to ensure that audiences, dancers and ballet students can continue to find comfort and…

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Friday, March 19, 2021

Aesthetic and atmosphere: San Francisco Ballet’s Digital Program 03 by Admin

March 4-24, 2021.Accessible through Just about all dance artists have the experience of a dance really becoming what it is in “tech week” — when lights…

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Thursday, March 18, 2021

Individual kinetic experience: ‘Wandering’ dance film by Admin

February 15, 2021.Streaming on YouTube. The sound of breath and feet scraping against the ground, the feeling of kinetic energy and authentic emotion in the atmosphere — there’s nothing …

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Monday, March 15, 2021

World Dance Movement launches international virtual dance competition by Admin

World Dance Movement – The International Dance Festival, co-founded by Tony Award-nominated, world-renowned producer/director/choreographer and master teacher Michèle Assaf, launches Fant…

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