Author Archives: Rachel Zar

About Rachel Zar

Rachel Zar is Dance Spirit's managing editor.

“Dance Moms: The Apple of Her Eye” Recap

A two-hour episode that includes Cathy? Why do you keep doing this, “Dance Moms”? Why?! To add insult to injury, … Continue reading

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Before a big performance, you’re most worried about…

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Prep for National Dance Week

National Dance Week may be more than a month away, but now’s the time to start planning. Why? Because NDW’s … Continue reading

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The Dirt with Jessica Tong

The dancers of Hubbard Street Dance Chicago are known for their powerful stage presence and stylistic range. Jessica Tong exemplifies … Continue reading

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“Dance Moms: Camouflaged Maneuvers” Recap

Two hours of “Dance Moms”? Yippee! This extra-long episode gave us the chance to really draw out every story line—most … Continue reading

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Meet the Matildas

Have you read Roald Dahl’s Matilda, or seen the 1996 movie? If you have, it’s safe to say you’ve tried … Continue reading

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