From beauty gurus, to pranksters, to documentary makers (aka Shane Dawson), YouTubers are all the rage nowadays. And thankfully, some of our favorite dancers have hopped on the YouTube train themselves! Here are 8 of them you need to start watching—basically every second of every day.
Hamilton Evans is a dance genius. His choreography is constantly on point and will inspire you every day.
Speaking of killer choreo, Kyle Hanagami is a legend. His choreo to Ariana Grande's song "Breathing"? Truly #iconic.
In addition to dance vids, DS favorite Tate McRae regularly posts original songs, music videos, and fun interviews on her channel. And she's about to hit one million subscribers!
If you don't know who Sabrina Lonis is, you better get to watching!
1Million Dance Studio
It's nearly impossible not to fall down a YouTube rabbit hole after watching one video from 1Million Dance Studio.
Ranz Kyle's sibling dance battles are the cutest things you'll watch.
We can't forget about our OG queen, Maddie!
And of course, Mackenzie Ziegler deserves all the love too!
Expressions Dance Alliance president Liz Ladley addressing the company (Sabrina Thadani, courtesy Liz Ladley)
Do you dream of running your student dance company or becoming captain of your dance team? Are you a triple threat eager to direct your school's next musical? If you have big ideas and the drive to make them a reality—as well as a strong rapport with your fellow performers—you might be a good fit for a leadership role. But even the most dedicated dancers can stumble during the transition from peer to peer leader. Try these tips to make the most of your tenure at the top.
In today's dance world, versatility is key. It's not enough to be a master of one style—even when they specialize in one area, dancers are frequently asked to fuse multiple genres, or step out of their comfort zone for specific projects. With their wide variety of summer programs, Joffrey Ballet School aims to prepare dancers for the demands of a professional career. We asked five faculty members to share how they do this:
Right now, it seems like the entire world is equal parts obsessed with and thoroughly creeped out by Jordan Peele's Us, the horror film about devilish doppelgängers that's currently rated 94% fresh on Rotten Tomatoes.
But while the normal human reaction to Us is to hide under the covers for approximately 17 years, "Step Up: High Water" superhero Kendra "K.O." Oyesanya's reaction was to make a totally bananas dance video.