February 2013

January 31, 2013

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  • The Spitfire

    New Complexions Contemporary Ballet dancer Samantha Figgins is a showstopper. During the company’s recent Joyce season in NYC, sheMore »

  • 10 Things You Never Knew About Cirque du Soleil

    Cirque du Soleil isn’t your grandmother’s circus. It’s sleek, sophisticated and sometimes a little scary. Every scene is aMore »

  • The Dirt with Laura Osnes

    Laura Osnes’ Broadway career got off to an unusual start. Instead of going through the standard cattle-call audition process,More »

  • Dana Wilson

    Dana Wilson may be one of New York City Dance Alliance’s most popular hip-hop teachers, but it’s hard toMore »

  • Pucker Up!

    Love is in the air this month—but that air is positively frigid! When the weather is cold and dry,More »

  • The Best Stretches You’re Not Doing

    If your idea of stretching is sitting in a split for five minutes while you watch TV, it’s timeMore »

  • Limp Biscuits

    “I grew up in a ballet family—my mom and dad were principals with Pennsylvania Ballet—so I found out prettyMore »

  • Help, I Have to Freestyle!

    It was the audition of a lifetime. I’d always dreamed of being a Dallas Cowboys Cheerleader. Though I knewMore »

  • Kiss and Tell

    When Galen Hooks danced with Ne-Yo at the 2010 American Music Awards, they paused mid-routine—and kissed. “It was theMore »

  • Standout Style


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  • Taking the Leap

    Few things wow an audience like an explosive side leap. But before you bust out this move in yourMore »

  • Funky Faces

    You may have fierce hip-hop moves—but do you have the face to go with them? When it comes toMore »

  • The Belly Dance Difference

    Among thousands of contemporary dancers in booty shorts and sports bras, Janelle Issis stepped up to audition for “SoMore »

  • Madi Rae DiPietro

    It’s no secret the new Broadway revival of Annie is loaded with super-talented kids. But among Annie’s pack ofMore »