She's back! (Erin Baiano)

Congratulations are in order for our "Dear Katie" advice columnist, Kathryn Morgan! After a long struggle with hypothyroidism, which led to the ballerina's resignation from New York City Ballet in 2012, Morgan is now set to dive back into full-time professional dance as a soloist at Miami City Ballet.

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Kinjaz getting their breakfast on (McDonald's)

When you hear "breakfast," do you think "legendary dance crew"? No?

Well, that's about to change. Because McDonald's recruited the fabulous gentlemen of Kinjaz for a commercial touting the Golden Arches' breakfast menu. And those gentlemen delivered a deliciously dancetastic spot. (The ad's tagline is that we've been "sleeping on breakfast"—an opportunity to show off Kinjaz's "sleepwalking" style.)

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Maddie Ziegler will play one of the Jets. (photo by Lucas Chilczuk)

This is huge news, so we'll get straight to it:

We now (finally!) know who'll be appearing onscreen alongside Ariana DeBose and the other previously announced leads in Steven Spielberg's remake of West Side Story, choreographed by Justin Peck. Unsurprisingly, the Sharks/Jets cast list includes some of the best dancers in the industry.

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The Philip Tour cast of "Hamilton" giving us ALL the broken wrists (via YouTube)

Well, ladies and gents, it's finally happening: The long-awaited show "Fosse/Verdon" premiered on FX last night, in all its jazz-handed, pigeon-toed glory!

If you're a dancer with a pulse, you know that the connections between this series and the Broadway smash Hamilton run very deep. The two share choreographer Andy Blankenbuehler, director Thomas Kail, and executive producer Lin-Manuel Miranda, to name just a few names. So we wouldn't say we're shocked that the various casts of Hamilton around the world—from London to Chicago to NYC—decided to celebrate the arrival of "Fosse/Verdon" with a big ol' Fosse dance-off. But we would say that we're absolutely obsessed with pretty much every entry in the challenge.

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Elliana Walmsley, Jaxon Willard, Ashur Taylor, Courtney Campbell, and Arthur Celestine in "Hi Lo" (via YouTube)

You know the classic smiling "comedy" and frowning "tragedy" masks? What would happen if those came to life as fabulous teenage dancers?

That's the question posed by choreographer Kayla Kalbfleisch and director Jade Ehlers in the music video for Half the Animal's "Hi Lo." The earworm-y song explores the dualities within our personalities, and Kalbfleisch and Ehlers chose some familiar faces to embody those "highs" and "lows" (and even stand in for lead singer Chase Johnson): Jaxon Willard, Courtney Campbell, Elliana Walmsley, Arthur Celestine, and Ashur Taylor.

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