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Sunday, November 14, 2021

THE VISIT by Admin

If ever there was a small independent film that fulfilled and even exceeded its promise, this one called “The Visit” was it.  Written and directed by Tom McCarthy,  it starred a respec…

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Saturday, November 6, 2021

Caroline, or Change by Admin

This show, currently on by courtesy of the Roundabout Theatre Company at Studio 54, identifies itself with “book and lyrics by Tony Kushner” and “music by Jeanine Tesori.” It does no…

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Tuesday, August 31, 2021


Showstoppers! spotlights the incredible and oftentimes under-recognized costume contributions to the entertainment industry, and pulls back the curtain on the hundreds of costuming experts w…

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Saturday, July 3, 2021

Brand new app Help4Dancers has launched to help dancers with physical and mental well-being by Admin

A brand-new free mobile app is aiming to help dancers from across the globe become mentally fit and emotionally strong by building resilience from the stresses and strains of dance traini…

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You just graduated from high school. Now what? by Admin

After several years of training at your local dance studio, you might not be ready to stop training and performing just yet. Whether you decide to receive a degree in dance at your dream uni…

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So Dancers talk wins at Youth America Grand Prix by Admin

As one of the most prestigious concert dance competitions in the world, the Youth America Grand Prix (YAGP) is renowned for highlighting exceptional upcoming talent. Só Dança is proud to b…

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What we created, how we’ll go forward: 5 trends of COVID dance by Admin

I love reviewing dance. Since 2015, I’ve reviewed — on average — about one performance a week, for this very publication. In mid-March of 2020, right before the country fully shut down…

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Friday, July 2, 2021

5 stretches to avoid: Helping your students avoid injury by Admin

We are all different. Our anatomy, our goals and our dance styles vary. So is there really a golden list of stretches you absolutely should not do? No, not really. But are there some really …

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City Ballet San Francisco emerges from pandemic with new studio and theater by Admin

This September, City Ballet San Francisco (CBSF) is returning to the location it has operated from for nearly 20 years, but it will be a newly renovated space equipped with a theater, multip…

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San Francisco Ballet returns to live performance this August by Admin

San Francisco (SF) Ballet, one of the largest and most celebrated ballet companies in the U.S. and the country’s first arts organization to cease performance due to the COVID-19 pandemic,…

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Thursday, July 1, 2021

New York City Ballet announces designers and choreographers for Fall Fashion Gala by Admin

On September 30, New York City Ballet (NYCB) will present its annual Fall Fashion Gala, celebrating choreography and costume design with two world premiere works showcasing some of today’s…

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Danscend launches to provide mental wellness resources for dancers by Admin

Former professional dancers and long-time dance educators Michelle Loucadoux and Kristin Deiss have joined forces to bring mental wellness to the forefront of the minds of the dance communit…

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Curbside theater with SB Dance: Dance delivered to your door by Admin

SB Dance isn’t new to uncommon ideas. “We call ourselves dance circus but will answer to dance, theater, performance art or what the hell was that.” When COVID came, the restructuring…

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Wednesday, June 30, 2021

Life with Ann Reinking: Stories by Deb McWaters, Part 1 by Admin

Chapter 1: And So It Begins In 5,475 days of my life, Annie and lived our lives to the fullest. I cannot think of anything we forgot in order to “round it out”. How many can say that abo…

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Tuesday, June 29, 2021

Fiddler On The Heights by Admin

The film adaptation of In the Heights, based on the 2005 Broadway musical, is an unapologetically Latine story, set in the neighborhood of Washington Heights in uptown Manhattan. This movie …

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Tuesday, June 22, 2021

Sheep Meadow Dance Theatre presents ‘SEASON III: Sleeping Beauty’ by Admin

After the success of its second season, NYC-based Sheep Meadow Dance Theatre (SMDT) will present another original full-length evening of dance, SEASON III: Sleeping Beauty. The company has …

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Sunday, June 20, 2021

The perfect fit: Só Dança offers virtual pointe shoe fittings by Admin

The wildly popular Só Dança Elektra Tech pointe shoe is now available for professional fitting by virtual appointment. Once your virtual appointment is set up, an array of shoes and…

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Paul Becker: Making moves, making stories by Admin

Paul Becker is making moves. Literally. And those moves tell some great stories.  While he came up as a dancer in film and TV, it was during his time on the set of Chicago that he fell in…

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World Dance Movement presents Summer International Virtual Competition by Admin

World Dance Movement (WDM), the International Dance Festival, co-founded by Tony-nominated, world-renowned producer/director/choreographer and master teacher Michèle Assaf, launches the WDM…

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Wednesday, June 16, 2021

Continuum Dance Project’s ‘Crossings’: Dance telling unheard stories by Admin

Livestreamed from Pao Arts Center, Boston, MA.June 5, 2021. “History is written by the victors,” goes the old saying. One could argue that the same goes for the media and pop culture —…

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Monday, June 7, 2021

Peridance Contemporary Dance Company presents virtual production ‘Threshold’ by Admin

Peridance Contemporary Dance Company has announced its upcoming online event titled Threshold on June 27. The company will present selected works from its previous Spring Season repertory.…

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Sunday, June 6, 2021

Your guide to studying in the Big Apple by Admin

New York City is world-renowned for its excellent dance training and performance opportunities. The city is home to famed schools of the major companies based there, as well as many superior…

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Youth America Grand Prix announces 2021 national winners and scholarship recipients by Admin

Youth America Grand Prix (YAGP), the world’s largest ballet scholarship competition, culminated its 2021 U.S. Season Finals in Tampa, FL, with over 800 talented dancers from all over Ameri…

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The Brittany Cavaco Collection for Só Dança: Dancewear for everyBODY by Admin

Vibrant, daring, sleek and stunning. And flattering, for everybody. Those are just a few words that come to mind after viewing the stylish new Brittany Cavaco Collection for Só Dança. The …

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Boston Ballet’s ‘Process and Progress’: A capstone program by Admin

Available through 12-26, 2021. The 2020-21 season has been anything but easy for dance companies. Yet, in their own ways, they’ve found innovative ways to keep th…

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Saturday, June 5, 2021

Dancing with style and power: Steezy + Só Dança by Admin

Dance training is changing. Gone are the days when the only option was trekking to the studio for class, and gone are the days when dancers could only study with local teachers. Thanks to ev…

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Friday, June 4, 2021

Periapsis Music and Dance returns live on stage by Admin

Periapsis Music and Dance Founder/Director Jonathan Howard Katz has announced that the company will return to the stage for To Take You There, its ninth season presentation, at NYC’s Dixo…

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Wednesday, June 2, 2021

Honoring a Broadway star’s legacy: The Ann Reinking Scholarship Program by Admin

Ann Reinking was an iconic dancer, actor, Tony Award-winning choreographer and Bob Fosse muse. “Annie”, as she was lovingly called, passed away this past December and left fans, students…

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Tuesday, June 1, 2021

What is lyrical, anyway? The who, what, where, why and more by Admin

Dramatic pop music, flowy costumes, dance paws, sequins and rhinestones, emotion-filled reaches and leaps to the floor — these are some of the images that “lyrical dance” conjures. Is …

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Monday, May 31, 2021

HomeTraining: Atlanta’s experiential gallery show by Admin

HomeTraining is an Experiential Gallery Show premiering at the Historic H.L. Green Building in south downtown Atlanta from June 5-13. HomeTraining will feature the work of 18 female and fema…

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Abilities Dance Boston’s ‘Firebird’: A fairytale recontextualized by Admin

Livestreamed from the Calderwood Pavilion, Boston, MA.April 13, 2021. Fairy tales are a key part of conventional childhood, and — as such — they run deep in the collective imagination. A…

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