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Free Streaming Friday: 5 Classes from CLI Studios to Benefit the AAPI Community

To honor the Asian American and Pacific Islander community, online dance platform CLI Studios is hosting a free, virtual event that will get you moving. This Friday, April 16, starting at 2 pm Pacific, CLI Studios presents the livestream of “Movement Speaks,” five classes featuring prominent artists from the AAPI community. Tune in via YouTube […]

Irving Berlin + Chloé & Maud Arnold = #TBT Video Perfection

In light of the guaranteed stress awaiting us next #ElectionWeek, we recommend spending your weekend eating lots of candy you bought for yourself (hello, socially-distanced Halloween) and taking a blast to the much simpler past a la Irving Berlin’s 1935 movie musical Top Hat, starring Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers. To celebrate the 85th anniversary […]

Four Reasons to Get Excited (Yes, Excited!) About Your Virtual Dance Intensive

After a spring filled with sad announcements about COVID-canceled recitals and competition events, you knew the IRL summer intensive cancellations were coming. But the disappointment still stung. That said, for those willing to continue training online, there are silver linings to all-digital summer programs (in addition to staying healthy and helping to stop the spread […]

This New Virtual Summer Intensive Is a Game-Changer

In a normal year, this is the time you’d be gearing up for a busy dance summer. But with many intensives and conventions postponed or canceled due to COVID-19, you might be feeling disappointed. How can you take your dancing to the next level this summer when in-person training is on hold? Enter the CLI […]

No Class Because of Coronavirus? Here's Where You Can Train Online

“Social distancing” might mean your dance classes are canceled, but that doesn’t mean your training has to stop. Some studios are livestreaming their classes to students. Some dancers are giving themselves kitchen-counter barre. But there are also several online classes that can keep your technique sharp from home. Check out these options: STEEZY STEEZY focuses […]

Wade Robson Returns with "Flight"

YEP, you read that right—Wade Robson is BACK! It’s been faaaaar too long since we’ve witnessed his choreographic genius, but it’s fine because his latest video in collaboration with CLI Studios, “Flight,” is everything we could’ve hoped for and then some. Dancers in “Flight” don’t hold back. (Screenshot via Vimeo) I mean, Allison Holker + William Wingfield + […]

Stuck at Home? CLI Studios Offers Online Dance Classes

Right about now, you’re probably feeling the late-summer blues. Your studio may be closed for a few weeks (how dare your dance teachers take a vacation!), or you may be feeling pretty nostalgic for those intense master classes at Nationals. But all is not lost. Enter CLI Studios, a membership-based organization that offers online dance […]