We Don’t Do It Because It’s Easy
Sep 29, 2014 by

Let’s face it: If you wanted an easy, straight-forward career path, you probably wouldn’t aspire to be a professional dancer. … Continue reading

Well Hello There, @RickyUbedasLegs
Sep 29, 2014 by

We soooo needed this today: There is now a Twitter account for “So You Think You Can Dance” champion Ricky … Continue reading

True Love DOES Exist? Phew
Sep 28, 2014 by

Keone and Mari Madrid’s work never fails to give me all of the feels. There’s just something so honest about … Continue reading

Taylor Hatala: 11-Year-Old Game-Changer
Sep 27, 2014 by

Seriously, something’s in the water in Canada—and it’s producing crazy-talented, out-of-this-world, did-that-really-just-happen dancers left and right. In our October issue, … Continue reading

We Have a New Reality Series, and It Is Awesome
Sep 26, 2014 by

I have some especially happy “happy Friday” news for you all: Dance Spirit is about to launch a reality web … Continue reading

The Secret Life of London’s Royal Opera House
Sep 26, 2014 by

Raise your hand if it’s your dream to have a private tour of your favorite opera house. Right, so everyone. … Continue reading

Let’s Start a Campaign to Get Jesse Tyler Ferguson on “DWTS”
Sep 25, 2014 by

This is awesome: Jesse Tyler Ferguson, aka The Greatest “So You Think You Can Dance” Guest Judge of All Time, … Continue reading

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Solo Departures
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For many dancers, the experience of competing a solo is equal parts thrilling and intimidating. You want to be the best possible version of yourself onstage—and usually that means performing…

Solo Departures
Around the World in …
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James Boyd wears  through suitcases almost as quickly as he wears through jazz shoes. “I’m already on my fourth—and this one’s world class,” jokes Boyd, who often spends up to…

Around the World in 80 Pliés
Feed Your Brain
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From 8 am calculus exams to rigorous evening rehearsals, dancers require a lot of mental focus to get through the day. DS chatted with registered dietitian Marie Scioscia of The…

Feed Your Brain
Captivating Christin…
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Here’s a not-so-secret secret: Christina Ricucci is a little bit of an overachiever. This summer alone, she attended two prestigious intensives (at Cedar Lake Contemporary Ballet and Nederlands Dans Theater),…

Captivating Christina
The Dance Spirit St…