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Black Women in Dance: Celebrating Social Justice

Black Lives Matter is a crucial movement, advocating for freedom, liberation, justice, and for basic civil rights. This movement is at the forefront of our minds, our conversations, our social media, our daily lives, and it’s making history. In tribute to this vital, incredible movement, I want to...
Health & Fitness

The Key to Improving Flexibility May be Your Fascia

Foam rollers and therapy balls have become a staple in dance bags and studios, as the act of ‘rolling out’ before or after class provides a sense of r...

Professional Tips

Boost Your Career with Strong Personal Branding Online

As professional dancers, we spend countless hours in the studio training to sharpen our skill set and be as hireable as possible. We are artists and p...

Reviews

L.A Dance Project Wraps Up Ambitious Two Month Festival

By any measure Los Angeles Dance Project’s ongoing festival, aka L.A. Dances, has been a huge success. Begun at the end of September, the programming...

Good to Know

Jumping Behind the Scenes of the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade

Hey all! Keats here to talk about the most watched performance for the Broadway community. I know you’re probably thinking, “Ah, the Tonys! Of course,...

Professional Tips, Spotlight

The Successful Launch of a Startup Company

Canada's Royal Winnipeg Ballet senior leadership gather for a meeting and are presented with a summer project idea from a Member of the Canadian Parli...

Health & Fitness

Why Self Advocacy is Crucial When Dealing With an Injury

Everyone will experience some type of injury in their lives. Dancers are even more prone to injury, due to the nature of the demands they put on their...

Opinion

5 Signs Jazz Dance is Still Alive

In 2017, DanceTeacher published an article by Rachel Zar on what felt like a decrease in popularity for jazz as a dance genre. That same year, the enr...

Opinion

Broadway Musicals On Stage vs. Film: How Do They Compare?

Hello all! Keats here, as usual, with some thoughts on our industry. If you’re like me, and have other human friends and social media, you’ve probably...

Reviews

Historic Modern Dance Joins Current Works in LA Dance Project Festival

Modern dance isn’t modern anymore. Audiences last weekend could see just how far we’ve come in 50 years as current works in the performance art and co...