Author Archives: Lauren Kay

About Lauren Kay

Lauren Kay is a dancer and freelance writer based in NYC.

Chase Brock

As a young dancer, Chase Brock was caught in a conundrum: He loved the classicism of ballet and trained rigorously … Continue reading

Posted in You Should Know

Luigi’s Legacy

From Miami to San Diego, it’s not unusual to walk into a new jazz class and still know the beginning … Continue reading

Posted in How To, Jazz

The New Nine

This month, Nine, originally on Broadway in 1982 and revived in 2003, slinks into movie theaters. All three versions are … Continue reading

Posted in How To, Musical Theater

A Spoonful of Scarlett

Each night on Broadway, Scarlett Strallen bustles into the Banks household as Mary Poppins. With the straightest back on Cherry … Continue reading

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Get in the Modern Dance Door

Acrobatic floorwork, video installments, avant-garde costumes: There’s an endless list of ways modern troupes stretch the genre. If you’ve ever … Continue reading

Posted in Get A Job

Smooth Moves

As one of the Bad Boys of Dance, Albert Blaise Cattafi serves up an edgy but sleek style with razor-sharp … Continue reading

Posted in Contemporary, How To