Author Archives: Margaret Fuhrer

About Margaret Fuhrer

Margaret Fuhrer is Dance Spirit's associate editor.

Natalia Makarova, Kennedy Center Honoree

Tonight CBS broadcasts the 2012 Kennedy Center Honors—and one of the honorees is a true ballet legend. There are many … Continue reading

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Our 10 Favorite Nutcracker Christmas Trees

Christmas isn’t complete without a pretty tree. But The Nutcracker isn’t ANYTHING without its Christmas tree. A big, beautiful evergreen … Continue reading

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Bradley Cooper’s Ballroom Skills

So, if we started doing a weekly “Ellen DeGeneres amazingness” update, would you all be OK with that? Yes? Good. … Continue reading

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Extra! Extra! Ryan Steele Update!

Oh my gosh, you guys—we have been on a roller coaster ride of emotions today. This morning, we heard that … Continue reading

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Flower Power

My old ballet studio has a cute tradition: A few of the school’s youngest students are asked to present flowers … Continue reading

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A Ballet Rebel’s Next Move

It seems like the ballet world always has one or two James Dean-y bad boys, super-talented men who buck convention—not … Continue reading

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