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What It’s Really Like to Write About Dance For a Living

Most dance writers have formal training in both dance and journalism, but when Asimina Chremos joined the Time Out Chicago … Continue reading

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Bradley Shelver’s Beyond-Busy Schedule as a Working Dancer

As a professional dancer, I have to stay in shape, keep my technique up to par, and organize my independent … Continue reading

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What It’s Like to Study Ballet in Russia, as an American

In May 2004, at 22, I was awarded a Fulbright Scholarship to study classical ballet and the Russian pedagogical approach … Continue reading

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Photographer Erin Baiano

Erin Baiano stands by a window at a photo shoot, calling out directions in two different languages: a dancer’s and … Continue reading

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Become a Competition Judge

If you’ve ever attended a dance competition, or even watched one on TV, you’re familiar with the ever-present panel of … Continue reading

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Sarah Christine Smith on Her First Year Dancing in L.A.

“Mom, Dad—I got a yearlong scholarship to study at the EDGE! I’m moving to Hollywood!” When you’re 17, it sounds … Continue reading

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