Author Archives: Rachel Zar

About Rachel Zar

Rachel Zar is Dance Spirit's managing editor.

Ivan Koumaev Gets His Ninja On

OK, so I’m not super into video games—unless we’re talking Mario Kart, because I’ll challenge you to a race right … Continue reading

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The Layout

JAKOB SAYS: “The key to the perfect layout is timing. Your head and leg need to hit the final position … Continue reading

Posted in How To, Jazz

Win an Authographed Photo of Maddie Ziegler + a “Team Maddie” Bracelet!

Are you obsessed with Maddie Ziegler? Twelve lucky readers will win an autographed photo of the “Dance Moms” star and … Continue reading

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Win a Copy of Dancer, Daughter, Traitor, Spy!

Dancer, Daughter, Traitor, Spy by Elizabeth Kiem follows 17-year-old Marina, a student at the Bolshoi Ballet School in the Soviet … Continue reading

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A Night to Remember at “Bright Lights Shining Stars”

At Dance Spirit, we love comp kids, we love college dancers, we love Broadway performers, and we especially love when … Continue reading

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Choreographer’s Collage

As artistic director and sole choreographer for Gallim Dance, Andrea Miller is known for creating works that test both the … Continue reading

Posted in Choreography, How To