Tag Archives: competition

Cutting Footloose at the 2014 Dance Awards

Chock full of utterly amazing dance talent, silly jokes and wild choreography, the 2014 Dance Awards closed out its NYC … 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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The Super Cabriole

Begin in a low lunge, with your right foot forward, your palms flat on the ground and your back leg … Continue reading

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Ballet’s Brightest Stars—The Before Videos

NYC is bursting with promising ballet dancers this week, thanks to the Youth America Grand Prix finals held at Lincoln … 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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Don’t Make Me Repeat Myself

It’s not easy being a competition judge. These dedicated dance lovers sit on a panel for hours at a time, … Continue reading

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