Category Archives: World Dance

Feeling the Flamenco Beat

With its precise, tap-style footwork and intricate hand and arm movements, flamenco dance embodies both the grounding heaviness of life’s … Continue reading

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The Belly Dance Difference

Among thousands of contemporary dancers in booty shorts and sports bras, Janelle Issis stepped up to audition for “So You … Continue reading

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Out of Africa: Jeffrey Page on West African Dance

From music videos to Broadway’s Fela!, the influence of West African dance seems to be more visible than ever. Dancer … Continue reading

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Nakul Dev Mahajan: The Mastermind Behind Bollywood

The red-hot Bollywood routines choreographed by Nakul Dev Mahajan for the past three seasons of “So You Think You Can … Continue reading

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