Author Archives: Rachel Zar

About Rachel Zar

Rachel Zar is Dance Spirit's managing editor.

The Dirt with Lexy Hulme

Lexy Hulme is living the commercial dancer’s dream. Since studying at the Ailey/Fordham BFA Program in NYC, she’s been a … Continue reading

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Just Dance

Choreographer Richy Jackson has worked on Lady Gaga’s most iconic videos—“Bad Romance” and “Telephone,” to name just two. He officially … Continue reading

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“I’m Gay”/”I’m Straight”

Brandon Cournay and Kyle Robinson are pretty similar. They both grew up in small towns, moved to NYC to attend … Continue reading

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“Dance Moms: Out With the Old, In With the New” Recap

It’s official, times are a-changin’ on “Dance Moms” this week. New moms, new dancers, new rival studios—it’s getting a little … Continue reading

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13 Ways to Make 2013 Your Best Year Yet

What’s your dance goal for 2013? Whether it’s finally nailing a quadruple pirouette, making your studio’s senior competition team or … Continue reading

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