Mind

Dealing with Criticism

Picture yourself in class, admiring your reflection in the mirror after you finally execute a quadruple pirouette. You’ve been workingMore »

Posted in Mind, Your Body | 1 Comment

Fruitful Failure

When Rylyn Juliano moved to NYC in October 2009, everything was going according to plan. She had graduated early fromMore »

Posted in Mind, Your Body | Leave a comment

911: My Best Friend Quit!

When I was 16, my best friend quit dance. She wanted to be a cheerleader and participate in student government—activitiesMore »

Posted in Mind, Your Body | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Up Close and Personal: Intimate Choreography

Picture this: Three couples—one heterosexual, one lesbian and one gay—perform a whirlwind of passionate movement, with the dancers embracing, liftingMore »

Posted in Mind, Your Body | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Making Contact: Preparing for Intimate Partnering Work

Try these exercises in preparation for intimate partnering work. If you’re feeling nervous about the “touching” part of partnering work,More »

Posted in Mind, Your Body | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Home Away From Home

Quinn Pendleton, from Washington, CT, attended her first summer program when she was 13. She spent subsequent summers at BostonMore »

Posted in Mind, Your Body | Tagged , | Leave a comment