Category Archives: Who’s Hot

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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Ray Leeper

If you’re a convention kid, surely you know Ray Leeper. As executive director of NUVO Dance Convention and co-director of … Continue reading

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Sami Gayle

You may know Sami Gayle as Nicky Reagan-Boyle on CBS’s cop drama “Blue Bloods.” But this high-profile actress is a … Continue reading

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Neil Haskell

America fell in love with Neil Haskell on “So You Think You Can Dance” Season 3—but the talented technician has … Continue reading

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Antonio Douthit-Boyd

Alvin Ailey’s Antonio Douthit-Boyd is the epitome of power and grace in perfect harmony. Yet it’s his passion that captivates … Continue reading

Posted in Letter To My Teenage Self, Who's Hot

Rachel Parkinson

Fourteen-year-old Rachel Parkinson may be petite, but she moves with an infectious joy that fills any stage or convention room. … Continue reading

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