Category Archives: How To

A Q&A with Cheryl Burke from “Dancing With the Stars”

With her quick hips and creative choreography, “Dancing With the Stars” professional Cheryl Burke always seems to steal the show, … Continue reading

Posted in Ballroom, How To

Three Teachers Who Will Give You a Direct Link to the Masters of Musical Theater

If you’re a musical-theater baby, names like Jack Cole, Bob Fosse, Agnes de Mille, Michael Bennett and Gower Champion probably … Continue reading

Posted in Musical Theater

Best Face Forward

Any dancer who’s been to competition has seen performers who just don’t know what to do with their faces. They … Continue reading

Posted in Competition

The Little Mermaid comes to Broadway!

With Disney lining up more and more productions on Broadway, it was only a matter of time before The Little … Continue reading

Posted in Musical Theater

And All That Jazz

Layouts. Forced-arch, turned-in pirouettes. Hip and shoulder isolations. The hallmarks of classical jazz dance are easy to recognize, but do … Continue reading

Posted in How To, Jazz

Video Vixens? Not Really…

Forty-eight dancers huddle in Crayola-colored clusters on an empty soundstage. They’ve performed their three-minute routine straight through nearly 25 times … Continue reading

Posted in Contemporary, How To