How To

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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Choreographing for Two

Sizzling tension, intoxicating romance, heart-wrenching drama: Whether we’re talking about a “So You Think You Can Dance” routine, the BlackMore »

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Bending Reality

When Cyrus “Glitch” Spencer of Dragon House Crew auditioned for Season 9 of “So You Think You Can Dance,” fansMore »

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