Author Archives: Margaret Fuhrer

About Margaret Fuhrer

Margaret Fuhrer is Dance Spirit's editor in chief.

A Very Animated Nutcracker, Starring Cyrus Spencer

You know, it’s funny: We’re so used to seeing the brilliant animation of the Dragon House Crew dancers and theirMore »

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Please Enjoy This Pointe Shoe Christmas Tree

Are you just not feeling the holiday spirit this year? Is the Nutcracker inundation—you know, between actual Nut performances andMore »

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Learn the Most Famous Rockettes Dance Moves

Wanna be a Rockette? I know. We all do. But while sharing the Radio City Music Hall stage with aMore »

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The Mesmerizing Journey of a Giselle Set

Backdrops for classical ballets can be stunningly beautiful—they’re basically museum-quality paintings, done on a (very) large scale. But how areMore »

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You’ve Never Seen Irish Dance Like This Before

Let’s start by establishing that Irish dance is amazing. It has a fascinating history and a rich, incredibly challenging technique.More »

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Highlights of the Dance Magazine Awards

How do you sum up an evening that includes performances of stage-shaking passion; heartfelt speeches that make you laugh andMore »

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