Author Archives: Margaret Fuhrer

About Margaret Fuhrer

Margaret Fuhrer is Dance Spirit's associate editor.

“Flashdance” the Musical

What a feeling! Have you heard that Flashdance, perhaps my favorite of the ’80s dance movies (I mean, come on—it … Continue reading

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A Wild Ride Through Dance and Fashion History

In a little more than a minute and a half, this video takes you through a hundred years in British … Continue reading

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Kiril Kulish’s Mad Hot Ballroom

Sometimes it feels like talent is distributed unfairly. Thanks to Billy Elliot, you’re already aware that Kiril Kulish (who won … Continue reading

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A Star Is Born

Ah, the French. They really do have a flair for drama. In most ballet companies, even the biggest promotions happen … Continue reading

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Seize the Day!

Extra! Extra! Are you a Newsies fan? Do you live in the NYC area? Are you a morning person? If … Continue reading

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Dance Your Way to the Best Prom Ever

Prom season is officially upon us! Brushing up on your dance moves before the big night is always a good … Continue reading

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