Author Archives: Margaret Fuhrer

About Margaret Fuhrer

Margaret Fuhrer is Dance Spirit's associate editor.

Bring It On Is Bringin’ It to Broadway

What happens when songster Lin-Manuel Miranda, choreographer Andy Blankenbuehler and a bunch of peppy cheerleaders get together? That’d be Bring … Continue reading

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Ballet Gala Fashion

OK, OK, I know: I talked about ballet galas yesterday too. Sorry! I have a one-track mind these days. I … Continue reading

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Gala-vanting

For most New Yorkers, the arrival of spring means long afternoons in Central Park, deciding to walk to the subway … Continue reading

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Legends of the Fall

We all have nightmare stories about falling onstage. Mine happened when I was 16, dancing my first real soloist role … Continue reading

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Raising the Bar(re) on the Wedding First Dance

Ah, the first dance: that sweet but awkward wedding ritual involving a lot of swaying back and forth self-consciously in … Continue reading

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Maurice Sendak and Dance

I feel like we lost a part of our collective childhood yesterday when Maurice Sendak passed away. Who didn’t grow … Continue reading

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