Category Archives: How To

Giving Comps Credit

If you can’t make it to Boston to see Melissa Hough dance, do a YouTube search and you’ll find she’s … Continue reading

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History, Herstory, Our Story

Jason Samuels Smith—the first tapper to win an Emmy award for choreography since Hermes Pan in 1958—performs at the cutting … Continue reading

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San Francisco Ballet’s Vanessa Zahorian Talks About Dancing Aurora

Vanessa Zahorian has been on the fast track ever since she joined San Francisco Ballet in 1997. She attained the … Continue reading

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The Rules of Going Pro

It’s 5:40 p.m. on a Tuesday and I find myself weaving in and out of traffic along Route 271, heading … Continue reading

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Boston Team Party

A sell-out crowd roars approval as the Boston Celtics dance team takes the floor for the night’s first performance. The … Continue reading

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Three tap superstars take on Charlie’s Angels

What happens when you combine the music of Charlie Parker, one of the most influential musicians in jazz history, with …

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