Category Archives: New Stories We Love

American Dancer, Russian Soul

Based purely on appearances, you’d think Keenan Kampa would be aching to dance cutting-edge contemporary works. The 5′ 8″ beauty, … Continue reading

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Double Take

With technology, pretty much anything is possible onscreen these days—but no visual effects can compare to the feeling of watching … Continue reading

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All Eyes On Chantel

“The first time I saw Chantel Aguirre dance was in a video,” recalls choreographer Travis Wall. “My first thought was … Continue reading

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The Commercial Ballerina

“I call myself a commercial ballerina,” says Mallauri Esquibel, who just landed her dream job in Twyla Tharp’s touring production … Continue reading

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Lasting Impressions

Think fouettés are the key to a judge’s heart? Think again. While judges love strong technique, tricks aren’t what they … Continue reading

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Beat Bullying

Imagine that you’re in ballet class, working on your triple pirouettes. As your teacher watches you and gives you pointers, … Continue reading

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