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How to Give Fellow Performers Constructive Criticism

How to Give Your Fellow Performers Constructive Criticism

Hey! Hey! It’s me. *waves* Keats, your friend from the dance world! I’m here to talk about something really important to me: post show discussion etiquette, and giving constructive criticism and receiving it. I think it’s important to think about how we, as fellow performers, talk about work with...
  • Opinion
  • by Justin Keats - 13 May 2019
Opinion

How to Give Your Fellow Performers Constructive Criticism

Hey! Hey! It’s me. *waves* Keats, your friend from the dance world! I’m here to talk about something really important to me: post show discussion etiq...

Health & Fitness

Overcome Painful Labor with the Baby Mama Dance

Mother’s Day is coming up! And even though we love our dancing mamas, we wanted to focus on something a little different this year: Mamas who dance......

Interviews

Be Devoted to Your Dance Training, Not Instagram

Those who are looking for hard-core dance training know where to find their commercial dance fix. Helene Phillips is a world renowned jazz dance teach...

Opinion

4 Easy Ways Dancers Can Help Protect The Environment

Happy Earth Day! Though there’s only one date a year dedicated to formally showing our planet a little love, the Earth Day Network works all year long...

Professional Tips

Practical Advice on How to Apply for Grants

Performing arts grants are an important part of the dance world - projects and companies cannot run on donations and ticket sales alone! Seeking fundi...

Professional Tips

How to Produce A Dance Show for the First Time

So you want to produce your own dance show. Congratulations! Maybe this is your first time taking this journey, or maybe you dipped your toes in once,...

Health & Fitness

Injured? ATCs and PTs Are Here To Help You

Hey all! Keats back again to chat with you about self care and how to get it. First off, no matter what part of the performing arts industry you’re in...

Educational

The Best Tax Deductions for Dancers: How to Save Your Cash

If you work in the United States, this article is for you... The dreaded date of April 15th - aka tax-filing deadline - always seems to approach faste...

Interviews

Anthony Marciona Urges You to Fight for Performers Rights

Born in an Italian-Jewish community off the Grand Concourse in the Bronx, New York, a typical Wednesday and Saturday for six-year-old Anthony Marciona...