Category Archives: New Stories We Love

From the Stage to the Page

Last February, Tim Federle’s debut novel, Better Nate Than Ever, hit bookstores. The Dance Spirit editors were charmed by Federle’s … Continue reading

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The Worst Audition of My Life

Seven dancers share their biggest audition mishaps—and how they pulled through. Lockhart Brownlie commercial dancer I went to an audition … Continue reading

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Make Way for Juliet

In the summer of 2012, Juliet Doherty gave a talk at a TEDx conference in her hometown of Albuquerque, NM. … Continue reading

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What Your Agent Needs You to Know

Landing an agent in the ultra-competitive commercial dance world is no easy feat—but navigating the agent-dancer relationship can be even … Continue reading

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Sonya Tayeh

“Sail, with Tiffany Maher and Audrey Case on ‘So You Think You Can Dance’ Season 9, was about showing that … Continue reading

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Hit ’em with your Best Shot

Do you dream of posting gorgeous DIY dance photos online? These tips from one of the best professional dance photographers … Continue reading

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