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The Case For Staying with Studio Training

It’s an increasingly common scenario: A talented dancer wins big at a competition, is offered an assistantship with a famous faculty member, and ends up leaving her hometown studio to travel with a convention. Convention-hopping has obvious benefits. Every event generates new content for dancers to post on social media, gives them a better shot […]

Choreographer's Collage: Liz Imperio

Liz Imperio. by Ed Flores Photography Liz Imperio‚Äôs choreography is electric. True to her Latin dance roots, her work exudes smooth sensuality and rhythmic vitality. The first in her Cuban family to be born in America, Imperio started out as a ballet dancer before falling in love with flamenco. At 15, she began assisting choreographer […]