Author Archives: Maggie McNamara

About Maggie McNamara

Maggie McNamara is an assistant editor at Dance Spirit.

It’s National Dance Week!

Remember back in February, when we told you to start gearing up for National Dance Week 2015? Well it’s finallyMore »

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Four-Year-Old Heaven King and Her Crew

What do you do when you’re 4-years-old and you already have a viral YouTube following, a fan club including theMore »

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WilldaBeast’s Michael Jackson Tribute

Who inspires you to dance? It’s a tough question—because there are so many possible answers. Here at DS, Misty CopelandMore »

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Win Stretch Pointe Shoe Ribbons from Russian Pointe!

You know the dilemma: Tie your pointe shoe ribbons tight enough for a gap-free line, and you’ll feel them cuttingMore »

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Get Smoothie-Savvy

Spring sunshine has us all craving icy treats. Instead of reaching for a sugar-loaded milkshake or Frappuccino, opt for aMore »

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All About That Bass

We’ve all seen her: that dancer whose jumps just seem to defy gravity. From suspended sautés to soaring grands jetés,More »

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