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Making It Stick

Joffrey Ballet dancer Jeraldine Mendoza was thrilled to be cast as Juliet in Krzysztof Pastor’s Romeo and Juliet—but her excitement … Continue reading

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Help! I’m Socially Awkward!

During her senior year at the University of North Carolina School of the Arts, dancer Mimi Healy was moved up … Continue reading

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The “I” in Team

You’re used to dancing solos at competition, but now you’ve been cast in a large group piece. Or maybe you’re … Continue reading

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Best in Class

You get all the lead roles and your teachers always ask you to demonstrate. You’ve taken top titles at competitions … Continue reading

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Friend or Foe?

You’ve rehearsed your competition solo for months. But on the day of the event, who takes the title? Your best … Continue reading

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Going for the Gold

For years, Alexia Meyer struggled with comparing herself to other dancers. “I would feel confident going into a competition, but … Continue reading

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