Author Archives: Jen Jones Donatelli

About Jen Jones Donatelli

Jen Jones Donatelli is a freelance writer based in L.A. She is a regular contributor to Dance Spirit, Dance Magazine and Dance Teacher.

Hefa Goes to Hollywood

Any Jennifer Lopez audition is bound to be intimidating. But when it’s one of your first big auditions? And you’re … Continue reading

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Nakul Dev Mahajan: The Mastermind Behind Bollywood

The red-hot Bollywood routines choreographed by Nakul Dev Mahajan for the past three seasons of “So You Think You Can … Continue reading

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Super Freaks

Now that reality show celebrities are practically a dime a dozen, their stars tend to dim once the proverbial 15 … Continue reading

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Strike a Pose: Meet Model and Dancer, Lisa Byrnes

Ever sat by the phone waiting for word on that big audition? Well, what if you couldn’t get the phone … Continue reading

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Role Reversal

The golden rule of any audition is to impress the choreographer. But did you know there is another set of … Continue reading

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The Formula for a Successful Relationship with Your Agent

For a dance career to take off in Los Angeles, it’s crucial for dancers to understand the expectations and responsibilities … Continue reading

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