Author Archives: Alison Feller

Presenting Dance Spirit‘s First-Ever Jazz Hand Awards

From tappers in Shakespearean garb to world-class ballet dancers making their Broadway debuts, the Great White Way is jam-packed withMore »

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Best of the Best

Since “So You Think You Can Dance” debuted in 2005, we’ve watched each week of its 11-season run hungrily, eagerMore »

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Canadian Invasion

A few years ago, Canadian dancers and schools started making big waves at competitions and conventions across the U.S. Fast-forwardMore »

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Backstage at Aladdin

We ain’t never had friends like the four swings—Mike Cannon, Lauryn Ciardullo, Michael Mindlin and Jennifer Rias—who showed us theMore »

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Dance Spirit’s Very Official Broadway Show Guide

After Midnight: This show is all dance, all the time. There’s no complicated plot—just a ton of tap and aMore »

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The Switch Firebird

Grace Gerring, a former member of the 14-time National Championship–winning University of Minnesota Dance Team, shows off one of theMore »

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