Category Archives: How To

Arabesque Advice

Despite starting ballet as a toddler, training at the schools of both Boston Ballet and National Ballet of Canada and … Continue reading

Posted in Ballet

Tips from Gillian Murphy and Ethan Stiefel from The Ballet Companion

Pirouette Tips from Gillian Murphy Don’t move your front heel before you turn. Push off with both legs, but keep … Continue reading

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The Importance of Epaulement

It describes the elegant sweep of Irina Dvorovenko’s neck, it can mean the subtle difference between automaton and artist—and without … Continue reading

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Life with the Dallas Cowboys Cheerleaders

When Brooke Sorenson was a young girl dancing in Sunrise, FL, she got the opportunity to attend a Tremaine Dance … Continue reading

Posted in Dance Team

Girl-only Partnering

Who Needs Him Anyway? A close look at all-girl partnering. When you think of “partnering” do you imagine the romantic … Continue reading

Posted in Modern

The New Pal in Town

In the heart of the theater district, a handful of limber dancers are working on synchronized hip shaking, flirtatious fan-kicks … Continue reading

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