Competition

Caution: Toxic!

A few years ago, 16-year-old Kayla Gonzalez found herself dancing alongside a mean-spirited girl. “She could be so rude,” saysMore »

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Beat Burnout

It’s finally fall, which means competition season is about to launch into full swing. After spending the summer learning newMore »

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Assistant Aspirations

From the excitement of travel to rubbing shoulders with your dance idols, the life of a convention assistant is aMore »

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#Trending

It’s the best and worst of Nationals 2016! This year’s talent, innovation and power—not to mention the costumes and performanceMore »

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When All the World’s a Crowded Ballroom

“I vividly remember my first convention,” says choreographic superstar Brian Friedman. “I was 10 years old and so eager toMore »

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Be My Guest

Competing a solo with your dance studio is a big honor—and responsibility. To make sure your solo is uniquely yours,More »

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