Thursday, February 22, 2024
From My Inbox: How supportive do you think parents should be of fellow dancers?  We have a situation at our studio in which one dancer's Mother never compliments or praises the group of dancers her daughter dances with - not...
Dancer burnout is often unexpected; when something you have enjoyed so much isn't bringing as much enjoyment, it can be hard to discern how to process that. Dance is an art form that requires discipline, dedication, and hard work....
Improv is an essential aspect of dance, and it can be both exhilarating and daunting. Whether you're a beginner or a seasoned pro, we all have room to improve our improv skills. Here are ten tips to help you...
Reader Question: I am having some troubles in my class with being called the “favorite” by my fellow teammates and things like that. I know that I am a student that my teachers can trust with harder choreography, but I...
This week's question is about back flexibility.  Maybe you are one of those naturally flexible dancers, but for those that aren't as flexible, progressing in this area can be frustrating - it doesn't just happen overnight.  Read below as our...
Reader Question: Do you have any tips for leaping higher?  My dance teacher says my leaps are good, but I wish I could get higher in the air.  What can I do? Leaps are a skill that a lot of dancers...