Category Archives: How To

The Checklist of Champions: Getting Organized Before Nationals

Imagine that you’re standing in the wings at Nationals, ready to rock your tap number. Just as you’re about to … Continue reading

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Slip Sliding Away

Imagine a tap dancer who moves as if she’s on slick ice. While one foot does a quick shuffle, the … Continue reading

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Judges Panel

When competition season rolls around, it’s inevitable that you’ll get a bit stressed out. Your brain is jam-packed with worries, … Continue reading

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No Coach? No Problem!

Being on a college dance team is both fun and rewarding. You get to perform in front of thousands of … Continue reading

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Ballet Pantomime

In traditional productions of The Sleeping Beauty, when the evil Carabosse crashes the party celebrating Princess Aurora’s birth, she does … Continue reading

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It’s About Time: Mastering The Time Step

You and hundreds of other dancers are waiting to be seen at an open call for a tour of A … Continue reading

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