Category Archives: How To

Modern Essentials

Want to land a spot with Gallim Dance or Alonzo King LINES Ballet? You’d better head to modern class. But … Continue reading

Posted in How To, Modern

In the Circle

From under-the-radar local gatherings to high-profile competitions like the Red Bull BC One and France’s Juste Debout, dancers all over … Continue reading

Posted in Hip Hop, How To

Perfect Piqués

It’s the end of class, and you’re whipping through a diagonal of piqué turns. You spin across the floor as … Continue reading

Posted in Ballet, How To

Get Serious

As the curtain rises on Josie Moseley’s “When I Close My Eyes,” a dancer in black moves with desperation, her … Continue reading

Posted in Contemporary, How To

Dancing Balanchine

It’s a thrilling moment: My fellow corps members and I rise to our toes and begin hopping on pointe in … Continue reading

Posted in Ballet, How To

Choreographer’s Collage

As artistic director and sole choreographer for Gallim Dance, Andrea Miller is known for creating works that test both the … Continue reading

Posted in Choreography, How To