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Improving Musicality

Reader Question: Each year our dance teachers give evaluations of things to work on before we audition again in August. One of the things I need to work on is musicality.  Do you have any tips or exercises that could help with that?   Sherise: This is a concern many dancers have.  One approach you […]

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Lyrical Songs – Playlist 34

“And every time, I’ve held a rose, it seems I’ve only felt the thorns.” – Sara Gazarek – “And So It Goes” LYRICAL SONG Click the song link to purchase in iTunes or scroll down to listen to the playlist in Spotify. And So It Goes – Sara Gazarek Brave – The Shires Calls Me […]

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She Wants A Solo, But Is She Ready?

Dance Question: For auditions at our studio, dancers may mark on the form if they would like to be considered for a solo.  My dancer would like to do a solo, but I’m just not sure she is ready.  As a parent, how do you know when you should encourage a solo?  She is ten years […]

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Contemporary Songs – Playlist 31

    Contemporary Songs – click the song link to download from iTunes or scroll down to listen to the playlist in Spotify. All The Way Down – Glen Hansard Dress – Sylvan Esso Facades – Phillip Glass Fall Creek Boys Choir – James Blake, Bon Iver Fear – Blue October Never Let You Down […]

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Abby Lee or Cathy?

Dance Dilemma: So, you love to dance and you are moving to a new town where there are only 2 options – Abby Lee or Cathy?  Which Studio Owner do you think would be most beneficial to you as a dancer? Click the photo to vote and see if others agreed or disagreed with your […]

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