Category Archives: New Stories We Love

The Worst Advice I’ve Ever Received

Dancers receive many pearls of wisdom over the course of their careers—but sometimes they also get some less-than-awesome advice. We … Continue reading

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Practice Makes Perfect

When I first joined my college dance team, I’d never picked up a pair of poms. In fact, the high-energy, … Continue reading

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Battling Body Dysmorphia

  When dance student Monica developed hips a few years ago, she began struggling with new insecurities. Now 15, Monica … Continue reading

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The 10 Reasons I Made Dance My Life

From the moment he auditioned for “So You Think You Can Dance” Season 9, Cyrus Spencer was a judge and … Continue reading

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The Brave Ballerina

Odds are, the first time you saw Alys Shee, she was doing fouettés. There’s a now-famous YouTube clip of her nailing … Continue reading

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Kiss and Tell

When Galen Hooks danced with Ne-Yo at the 2010 American Music Awards, they paused mid-routine—and kissed. “It was the first … Continue reading

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