Category Archives: Who’s Hot

Kayla Mak

Offstage, 9-year-old Kayla Mak is like any other 4th-grader. She’s a happy kid who likes math and watching TV. (Her … Continue reading

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Wendy Whelan

Wendy Whelan shapes performances the way architects shape buildings: intelligently, coolly, with an eye to internal structure as well as … Continue reading

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The Dirt with Lexy Hulme

Lexy Hulme is living the commercial dancer’s dream. Since studying at the Ailey/Fordham BFA Program in NYC, she’s been a … Continue reading

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“I’m Gay”/”I’m Straight”

Brandon Cournay and Kyle Robinson are pretty similar. They both grew up in small towns, moved to NYC to attend … Continue reading

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Future Star Award Winners 2012

Each year at Nationals, Dance Spirit partners with competitions to recognize up-and-coming dancers with great technique, stage presence and charisma. … Continue reading

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“I thought it was just something I ate.”

Laura Colón is a dancer, choreographer, runner and philanthropist. She also has Crohn’s disease. While Colón was diagnosed with a … Continue reading

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