Instead of relying on cattle call auditions, dancers starting a professional career are increasingly using online platforms like job board sites and social media to find work in performing, as well as choreographing, teaching and arts management.
In college dance programs, tap usually doesn’t get the same kind of love as modern and ballet. So what’s a serious tap dancer to do? Here’s how to pick a program that will challenge you—and how to get by if your school doesn’t offer enough tap. Ask your teachers for help. Oklahoma City University offers […]
A lot of pressure comes with dancing at an audition in a bare room alone—especially when it’s in front of panelists who decide how you will spend the next four years of your training. Boiling down years of technique and artistry into a few minutes of movement, the solo round can be the most nerve-racking […]