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Athletics and Artistry: Striking the Balance

Speed, precision, balance, endurance: Dancers need these skills as much as any athlete does. But what separates dancers from athletes … Continue reading

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Meet Clara

You might not guess it if you saw her perform today, but Elizabeth Gaither of The Washington Ballet started her … Continue reading

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Show Tap: A Spectacular Style

In the final number of the movie musical Broadway Melody of 1940, Fred Astaire, Eleanor Powell and George Murphy’s feet … Continue reading

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Bright Young Things

You’ve met Warren and Maud. Here are 10 more young dancers who are sure to rock the ballet, Broadway and … Continue reading

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Mad About Maud

When you meet Maud Arnold, the first thing you notice is her enormous smile. Then maybe her hair—a mass of … Continue reading

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The Craft of Tap

Yes, Warren Craft is young (he’s just 16). Yes, he’s classically handsome: a lanky six feet tall, with the elegance … Continue reading

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