Author Archives: Kristin Lewis

Rockette Lindsay and Mystere Dancer Arnaud

Making Up Arnaud spends hours transforming into the Green Lizard. During the past month, Arnaud Bertrand’s gig as the Green … Continue reading

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An Inside Look At The Dangerous World Of Cutting

“I was trying to do my homework and I could not concentrate because I felt so crummy,” Dana* remembers. Nothing … Continue reading

Posted in Mind, Your Body

Role Play

Whenever you see a musical, you probably pore over the show program to learn about the cast’s credits. While reading, … Continue reading

Posted in How To, Musical Theater

Dealing With Double Casting

The first time I ever danced with a partner onstage was as the second-cast lead Reed Flute in my local … Continue reading

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Money Matters

Let’s be honest. Working as a professional dancer is not going to make you a millionaire. And unless you’re an … Continue reading

Posted in Get A Job

Reality Checks

Ever wonder how much money you’ll really make if you go pro? A dancer’s income can vary depending on the … Continue reading

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