Author Archives: Jenny Dalzell

About Jenny Dalzell

Jenny Dalzell is Dance Spirit's managing editor.

Misty Copeland’s Most Delicious Pas De Deux Yet

You know you’ve made it when you get THE call. No, not the call from the “So You Think YouMore »

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PNB Dancers Lose a Bet, Absolutely Win at Life

We don’t generally think of ballet directors as “fun.” But Peter Boal, artistic director of Seattle’s Pacific Northwest Ballet, hasMore »

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Justin Peck Talks about Ballet 422

For Justin Peck, the journey to the top didn’t end with a soloist contract at New York City Ballet: HeMore »

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Ailey II.0

It’s the last hour of an exhausting, all-day Ailey II rehearsal. Troy Powell, the company’s artistic director, has just calledMore »

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Reimagining a Classic

As a student at Wayne State University, Sonya Tayeh had one of those experiences that seem to change everything: SheMore »

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Familiar Faces at National YoungArts Week in Miami

Earlier this month, 170 standout high schoolers ventured to Miami to participate in National YoungArts Week. The group of YoungArtsMore »

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