Category Archives: How To

It’s Tony Time!

The Tony Awards celebrate Broadway’s best and brightest. This year, they’ll be broadcast live from NYC on June 8, hosted … Continue reading

Posted in Musical Theater

Backstage at Aladdin

We ain’t never had friends like the four swings—Mike Cannon, Lauryn Ciardullo, Michael Mindlin and Jennifer Rias—who showed us the … Continue reading

Posted in How To, Musical Theater

Tap the Tale

We’ve all been captivated by dances that skillfully blend beautiful technique with an engaging storyline: classic ballets, rousing Broadway numbers, … Continue reading

Posted in How To, Tap

Mastering Adagio

In Act II of Giselle, the ballerina stands center stage and dances an adagio—without a partner. She has to control … Continue reading

Posted in Ballet, How To

The “I” in Team

You’re used to dancing solos at competition, but now you’ve been cast in a large group piece. Or maybe you’re … Continue reading

Posted in Competition, Dance Team, How To, Mind, New Stories We Love, Your Body

A Whole New World

What’s the danciest, happiest, magic carpet-iest new musical on the Great White Way? That’d be Aladdin, which brings the classic … Continue reading

Posted in Musical Theater, New Stories We Love