Author Archives: Margaret Fuhrer

About Margaret Fuhrer

Margaret Fuhrer is Dance Spirit's associate editor.

Make ‘Em Laugh

Modern dance is notoriously solemn, even grim. The stereotypically intense "modern face" doesn't crack easily into a smile. That's why … Continue reading

When the Audience is Part of the Show

Live dance performance, with all its unpredictability, seems risky enough in itself. When dance artists choose to bring an audience … Continue reading

Darci Kistler to Retire

She’s been with New York City Ballet for nearly 30 years–but it doesn’t seem like long enough! Principal dancer Darci … Continue reading

Little Space, Big Drama

Since I grew up watching dance performances in big proscenium theaters with large auditoriums, I’ve had so much fun discovering … Continue reading

Inside the Circle on MTV

Are you an aspiring b-girl or b-boy? Then be sure to check out the premiere of Inside the Circle on … Continue reading