Category Archives: 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

Get Reel

L.A.-based Haylee Roderick has been strutting her stuff on the commercial scene, dancing everywhere from “Glee” to the Academy Awards, … Continue reading

Posted in Commercial, How To

A Perfect Match?

When a 15-year-old Daniella Karagach was first paired up with a 22-year-old Pasha Pashkov, she had her doubts. “My coaches … Continue reading

Posted in Ballroom, How To

The In-Betweens

Every dancer dreams about exploding into a huge saut de chat or gliding through a buttery-smooth pirouette. Those big moments … Continue reading

Posted in Ballet