April 1 at the Miami Beach Botanical Garden:
#MiamiDanceFestival (@MDanceF) will present Momentum Dance Company as it opens its 9th season, with a reception and performance on Sunday, April 1, from 5 to 9 p.m., at the picturesque Miami Beach Botanical Garden, 2000 Convention Center Drive, Miami Beach, FL. A tribute to modern dance as well as traditional dance, the Miami Dance Festival showcases live performances by Momentum Dance Company,...
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Workout Like an NBA Dancer
Go Pro Workouts has recently teamed up with NBA Dancer Morgan Laskey to create a new workout program geared towards dancers. This program, which mimics the real training regimen used by Morgan herself, benefits athletes who want to increase their dance fitness, prevent injury and increase their overall level of performance. Every program comes with a comprehensive 8-week workout routine that...
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@HoustonBallet’s Melody Mennite in sloooow motion. @dancehunter has the story on @culturemap: http://bit.ly/AAEOYs
You could win a VIP trip to LA to meet Cheryl... →
Macy’s new dance and activewear line – Ideology – is now available in stores and at macys.com. To celebrate the launch of this line, Macy’s is hosting the It’s Your Move Dance Contest on Facebook. Like, create a video, and follow instructions to submit!
No child is too young to engage in creative process! @seetdance I can see you are a teacher after my own heart. Contemporary dance students of Charemaine Seet in Sydney, Australia improvise on stage and perform their own choreography. They are between the ages of 6 and 9.
This looks adorable! I missed it on leap day but... →
@dancebooks features The Croakey Pokey (plus click to @mariasmovers to see how she used it with her dancers)
Where Do You Dance? →
via @thedancebuzz - Share a picture or video tour of where you dance on your blog and then link it up for this month’s blog challenge!
How to explore negative space with your child →
Stacey’s blog has great ideas for parents who want to enjoy movement with their child (and dance teachers too).
What do you think about “Tweet Seats”? →
@Amanda_McAlpine wants to know how you feel about the use of social media at live performances. Does your perspective change looking at this concept from a marketing perspective versus a performer’s perspective? How about from a patron’s perspective?
What Is A Choreographer? →
@mariasmovers talks with her 5-6yo students about choreographers! You can do this lesson, too! LOVE IT!
Great clip of Korean National Univ of the Arts - LPD via @JacobsPillow Dance Interactive
Anonymous asked: I am interested in finding out more about how teen ballet dancers contemplating a professional career are juggling the demands of their dance education with their other education.