Become a Daredevil: How to Get Comfortable Taking Risks in Performance

When former MOMIX dancer Rebecca Rasmussen was cast in “Dreamcatcher”—a duet involving a rolling, 250-pound metal sculpture—she was intimidated. Rehearsals caused nasty bruises, banged knees, smashed ribs and even a trip to the doctor when, while flipping around the bars, her hands slipped, dropping her sideways. “I knew I was a strong dancer, and that […]