How To

The “I” in Team

You’re used to dancing solos at competition, but now you’ve been cast in a large group piece. Or maybe you’reMore »

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Mastering Adagio

In Act II of Giselle, the ballerina stands center stage and dances an adagio—without a partner. She has to controlMore »

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Tap the Tale

We’ve all been captivated by dances that skillfully blend beautiful technique with an engaging storyline: classic ballets, rousing Broadway numbers,More »

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Chaînés for Days

Watching Misa Kuranaga, a principal dancer at Boston Ballet, whip through a diagonal of chaîné turns with unbelievable speed isMore »

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The Jazz Breakdown

What is jazz? It’s a classic American dance style, yet these days, most of us have a difficult time definingMore »

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The Super Cabriole

Begin in a low lunge, with your right foot forward, your palms flat on the ground and your back legMore »

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