Author Archives: Margaret Fuhrer

About Margaret Fuhrer

Margaret Fuhrer is Dance Spirit's associate editor.

Check Out this Dance-y Car Commercial

Here’s a phrase dancers probably don’t hear too often: “In this piece, you’ll be playing a car.”* But that’s just … Continue reading

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Hey, Students: You Could End Up at the Tony Awards!

Every savvy student knows the student rush tickets offered by many Broadway shows are the best—and cheapest—way to see hot … Continue reading

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Dance Skills Make for Better Engineers

Some aspiring engineers at Northwestern University have been stepping outside their comfort zones recently. Well, more accurately, dancing outside their … Continue reading

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Britain’s (Munchkins) Got Talent

Sometimes, in those odd collections of borderline-freakery that are reality talent competitions, you come across something totally, seriously great. I’m … Continue reading

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This Dancing-in-Movies Supercut Will Make Your Day

Why is it that short weeks always feel the longest? If, like me, you’ve woken up each of the past … Continue reading

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The Rite of Spring Turns 100 Today

100 years ago today, the Ballets Russes premiered Igor Stravinsky’s Rite of Spring, with choreography by Vaslav Nijinsky, in Paris. … Continue reading

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