Category Archives: How To

Changing it Up

Every tapper has go-to improv moves, but the key to staying fresh is switching up the steps you lean on … Continue reading

Posted in How To, Tap

Help! I Hate My Comp Routine!

There are myriad reasons you might dislike one of your group dances for competition. Every dancer prefers a routine that … Continue reading

Posted in Competition, How To, Uncategorized

Dwight Rhoden

Although choreographer Dwight Rhoden is best known as a founding artistic director (along with Desmond Richardson) of Complexions Contemporary Ballet, … Continue reading

Posted in Choreography, How To

The Layout

JAKOB SAYS: “The key to the perfect layout is timing. Your head and leg need to hit the final position … Continue reading

Posted in How To, Jazz

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