Buy this issue!


  • The Savvy Dancer

    Over the past decade, the number of students earning a bachelor's degree in dance has jumped by 33 percent. ... More »
  • Performances Onstage This Month

    Take Me to the Beach NEW YORK CITY Grab your sunscreen: Beach Sessions Dance Series puts performers on a ...
  • Paradigm Shift

    Angel Corella is moving to redefine Pennsylvania Ballet. In April, the ballet world was rocked by the news that ...
  • And the Award Goes To…

    Choreographer Camille A. Brown's socially conscious work has resulted in major recognition Camille A. Brown has always been an ...
  • 10 Minutes with Claudia Schreier

    The emerging choreographer is making waves. Claudia Schreier has burst onto the ballet scene seemingly out of nowhere. She graduated from ...
  • On the Rise: Yasmine Naghdi

    Last fall, Yasmine Naghdi's debut as Juliet was an instant sensation in London. Hers was a raw, touchingly youthful ...
  • I Hate My Co-Worker

    How to deal with a bad apple at your company, plus tips for keeping injury at bay. I'm in ...
  • What It Takes to Glow

    Jurgita Dronina mixes old-world drama with new-world virtuosity. Jurgita Dronina is doing fouetté turns with her back to me. Facing ...
  • Dance Degrees, Rebooted

    Colleges are rethinking how they prepare students for sustainable dance careers. Students sat in two long rows snaking through Jennifer Edwards' ... More »
  • A Career in the Corps

    I remember the exact day my dreams were dashed. I'd been dancing with Pacific Northwest Ballet for over four ...
  • Harnessing Inflammation

    Come back stronger by using your body's natural healing response. It's the end of a tiring rehearsal, but you try that ...
  • Rehearsal Fuel

    Three pros share their snacking strategies. Class, rehearsal, more rehearsal, performance: Professional dancers rarely stop moving. To make it ...
  • Working Out With Aaron Tolson

    The hoofer created his own tap-based workout class to get fit. Despite an exhausting weekly schedule rehearsing for upcoming ...
  • Why Grade Dance?

    The challenges and rewards of grading college technique classes. Bring up the subject of grading dance in higher education, ...
  • On Their Terms

    Student-run companies allow dancers to take charge of their college experience. The purpose of student-led companies may seem obvious: ...
  • Look Before You Leap

    How to avoid—and escape—nightmare jobs. After working as a freelance dancer for five years in New York City, Ryan ... More »
  • Why I Dance: Melissa Toogood

    The reasons why I dance constantly shift and change. Sometimes gradually, sometimes all of a sudden. Sometimes the same ...