Full-time touring as a dancer is both a wonderfully prosperous adventure and an exhaustingly difficult job. Establishing readily available resources that value emotional as much as physical wellness would set up a comprehensive care system to make life on the road more manageable.
In 2012, freelance contemporary dancer Adrianne Chu made a major career change: She decided to try out for A Chorus Line. “Even though I didn’t get the job, I felt like I was meant to do this,” says Chu. So she started going to at least one musical theater audition every weekday, treating each as […]