Author Archives: Margaret Fuhrer

About Margaret Fuhrer

Margaret Fuhrer is Dance Spirit's associate editor.

Misty Copeland on ABC News

Ballet in mainstream news alert! Ballet in mainstream news alert! American Ballet Theatre soloist and all-around all-star Misty Copeland recently … Continue reading

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Congrats to the Clive Barnes Awards Nominees!

Clive Barnes was, in a word, awesome. A longtime dance and theater critic, who wrote for the New York Times, … Continue reading

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This Dancing Traffic Agent Is a National Treasure

Driving in NYC is the. absolute. worst. It’s always traffic-y, and everyone is perpetually in a bad mood because, you … Continue reading

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Documenting the Birth of a New Ballet

Ballet premieres are uniquely thrilling: The curtain rises, and suddenly you’re watching a combination of music and movement and design … Continue reading

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Chicago Meets Disney in this Halloween Mashup

Happy Halloween, everyone! We hope you’re all busy preparing your dance-studio-ready costumes to wear to class tonight. I don’t think … Continue reading

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We’re Obsessed with this Video About…Airline Safety

Air travel is an awesome thing with a lot of un-awesome aspects to it. Security lines? Baggage fees? Teeny-tiny seats? … Continue reading

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