Mackenzie Ziegler's new book, Mackenzie's Rules for Life: How to be Happy, Healthy, and Dance to Your Own Beat, gives advice and tips on friends, family, fitness, personal style, and a whole lot more. Enter here to win a free copy and discover life lessons from this talented dancer.
Kate the Great
Chameleonlike dancer and choreographer Kate Harpootlian approaches her career with equal parts humor, heart, and hard work.
From the Comp Stage to the Small Screen
Why so many competition kids are making their way to the world of reality TV contests.
50 My Dream L.A. Day
We asked four pros living in L.A. to craft their ideal itineraries for all things dance and more.
It Gets Better—Really
Five queer dance pros talk about what it was like for them to come out.
Up Front: Buzz
A sneak peek at Mia Michaels' new book.
New York City Ballet's Indiana Woodward.
Letter to My Teenage Self
Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater's Fana Tesfagiorgis.
Kathryn Morgan answers your pressing dance questions.
Off the Record
Sydney Magruder Washington shares her journey with depression and anxiety.
The performance-enhancing benefits of spices and herbs.
What happens when you and your partner don't see eye to eye?
Clear up common misconceptions about your period.
The Look: Fashion
Get wild in jungle-inspired commercial outfits.
The prettiest watercolor gear.
Tips for creating collaboratively.
Troubleshooting turning in tap shoes.
What to consider before taking a gap year.
Sometimes something as simple as a new dance outfit can help you take your dancing from drab to fab. Soffe's new lightweight dance tee and metallic leggings might be just the thing to give you the confidence to kill it on the dance floor. Enter below for a chance to spice up your dance wardrobe!
Dance Spirit discovers and introduces up-and-coming talent. Now it's your turn to get noticed by entering our Cover Model Search contest!
Dancers ages 12 to 18: Click the button below to upload a video (no longer than 5 minutes) of your best solo performance. All genres of dance are welcome. Please include your full name, age, and the title of the piece (if applicable).
Round 1: A semi-finalist will be chosen each month by the Dance Spirit editors.
Round 2: Three finalists will win an all-expenses paid trip to NYC, where they'll take classes with the city's top teachers and participate in a professional photo shoot.
Grand Prize: The winner (chosen by readers!) will be featured on the October cover of Dance Spirit.