Dancers learn a multitude of professional and life skills when in school—skills that will help them succeed in any career path they choose.
The dance faculty and students of University of Arkansas at Little Rock thought that the closure of their school for the remainder of the semester due to coronavirus was the biggest of their problems. Though the university had begun a retrenchment process in January, the dance program had widespread support among university stakeholders—and no one […]
After reading your column I now understand the problems of being a workaholic. My dilemma is that the dance teachers in my BFA program praise an extreme work ethic and use me as a role model for other dancers. How can I give my body a break? —Burned-Out Dancer, New York, NY Why not rethink […]