Author Archives: Jenny Dalzell

About Jenny Dalzell

Jenny Dalzell is Dance Spirit's managing editor.

Can You Name the Nutcracker “Snow” Scene?

Gather ’round, ballet nerds, this one’s for you. They say you can tell a Nutcracker by its “Snow” scene—and IMore »

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The School of American Ballet: Coming to a TV Near You

The School of American Ballet Spring Workshop, one of the dance world’s most famous end-of-year performances, is almost like aMore »

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Christopher Wheeldon on An American in Paris

The musical theater gods have showered us with love—or, rather, with two behind-the-scenes videos from Christopher Wheeldon’s new An AmericanMore »

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The New Hard-Knock Life

Putting a new spin on Annie, a show from the 1970s—which in turn was based on a comic strip fromMore »

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The Dirt: WanTing Zhao

Born in China, WanTing Zhao has been a rising talent at San Francisco Ballet since joining the corps in 2011.More »

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Choreographer’s Collage: Derek Hough

“Dancing with the Stars” pro Derek Hough gets around. This year alone, in addition to the work he did onMore »

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