Author Archives: Alison Feller

About Alison Feller

Alison Feller is Dance Spirit's editor in chief.

Newsies on Tour! Newsies on Tour!

I haven’t exactly made my love—OK, my obsession—for Newsies (the Broadway show version) a secret around here. Everyone who knows … Continue reading

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What I’m Obsessed with Right Now

When I crush on a dancer, I crush hard. I look at every Facebook photo I can find, I stalk … Continue reading

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The Leg-Hold Turn

Prepare in a wide fourth-position plié.   Battement your leg forward toward your face—keeping it perfectly straight, with your foot … Continue reading

Posted in How To, Jazz

America’s Favorite Partners!

I can’t say I was surprised when Amy Yakima and Du-Shaunt “Fik-Shun” Stegall were announced as the winners of “So … Continue reading

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Precision at its Finest, Marching Band-Style!

I’ve always been drawn to the Radio City Rockettes and dance teams. It’s not just the sparkly costumes and the … Continue reading

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Tony Testa’s TED Talk

How’s that for a little alliteration? I feel like I’m constantly gushing about my favorite people in the industry, and … Continue reading

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