Author Archives: Margaret Fuhrer

About Margaret Fuhrer

Margaret Fuhrer is Dance Spirit's associate editor.

The Feet Inside the Shoes

Let’s just say it: Objectively speaking, dancer feet, particularly ballet dancer feet, can be really, really gross. Bruised toenails, blisters, … Continue reading

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6 Things We Bet You Didn’t Know About Dirty Dancing

We celebrated the nation’s birthday yesterday, and DS is about to turn 15 (more on that in our September issue), … Continue reading

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Happy Indepen-DANCE Day!

Are you ready to party like it’s 1776? Here’s hoping your 4th of July celebrations tomorrow include dancing of some … Continue reading

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The “SYTYCD” Top 20: We Knew Them When…

What does everyone think of “So You Think You Can Dance” Season 9′s Top 20? While some of us—myself included—are … Continue reading

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Pointe Shoes—Courtesy the Sun

There’s all kinds of shoe news this week! Yesterday you heard about the prototype shoe that can teach you how … Continue reading

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Giving “Boogie Shoes” a Whole New Meaning

As dancers, we obsess over our shoes—finding just the right fit and style is so important. But what if a … Continue reading

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