Author Archives: Margaret Fuhrer

About Margaret Fuhrer

Margaret Fuhrer is Dance Spirit's associate editor.

More NYCB Goodness

There’s all kinds of New York City Ballet news this week! Yesterday, we heard about Henry Leutwyler’s new book of … Continue reading

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A Backstage Pass

There’s something about the onstage glamour and sparkle of ballet that makes peeks at ballet dancers’ backstage lives extra thrilling. … Continue reading

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Brace Yourselves: It’s Nutcracker Time

The last Thanksgiving leftovers have been eaten. The Black Friday deals have come and gone. The Christmas season is, in … Continue reading

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iLuminate Lights Up the Stage

Nothing spices up a dance performance like great lighting—especially when that lighting is on the dancers. Innovative group iLuminate performs … Continue reading

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Turns Out Parrots Can Actually Shake Their Tail Feathers

What a week for dance and science, eh? A few days ago we told you about scientists using dancers to … Continue reading

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Tolstoy, Plus Choreography

Joe Wright’s film adaptation of Leo Tolstoy’s Anna Karenina hits select theaters today. While you’ve probably heard a lot of … Continue reading

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