Category Archives: How To

Web Bonus: Tutu Care

(Click here to check out “How to Dance in a Tutu.”) Cleaning the skirt: Don’t get the netting or the … Continue reading

Posted in Ballet, How To

Luis Salgado

Luis Salgado is the kind of dance partner girls dream of: strong, supportive and oh so sexy. Though he’s been … Continue reading

Posted in How To, Letter To My Teenage Self

Out of Africa: Jeffrey Page on West African Dance

From music videos to Broadway’s Fela!, the influence of West African dance seems to be more visible than ever. Dancer … Continue reading

Posted in World Dance

The Shim Sham

You’re at a tap show and have been trying to keep your feet still, but the dancer within you is … Continue reading

Posted in How To, Tap

Belles of the Ballroom

Picture this: You’re wearing a floor-length, rhinestone-encrusted dress and your partner is looking regal in his dark suit. You walk … Continue reading

Posted in Ballroom, How To

How To Hinge

Photos by Erin Baiano. You see it everywhere in contemporary and modern choreography. It’s the “wow” step that takes you … Continue reading

Posted in How To, Modern