Author Archives: Rachel Zar

About Rachel Zar

Rachel Zar is Dance Spirit's managing editor.

Choreographer’s Collage: Justin Peck

Justin Peck’s ballets are at once contemporary and playful, with intricate partnering and kaleidoscopic formations. Though the New York City … Continue reading

Posted in Choreography, How To

The Dirt with Victor Smalley

“I’m exactly the same in real life as I am on the show,” says Victor Smalley of “Dance Moms: Miami.” … Continue reading

Posted in The Dirt, Who's Hot

Stacey Tookey Takes Charge

If you truly felt for Billy Bell during the “Mad World” number on “So You Think You Can Dance” Season … Continue reading

Posted in Choreography, How To

Photo Gallery: Megan Skalla

Posted in Photo Galleries

Cutest Video Ever?

I have a confession: I miss “Dance Moms.” And these last two weeks of reunion shows with the moms (where … Continue reading

Posted in News

Competition is One of Our Favorite Things

The Dance Spirit staff doesn’t like to pick favorite issues of our magazine (it would be like picking our favorite … Continue reading

Posted in News