The start of a new academic year is just around the corner and, for dance majors, that means the beginning of an incredibly busy season. The months ahead can become overwhelming without proper preparations, so instead of suffering from end-of-summer scaries, take a few simple steps to start the year on the right foot.
If you think becoming a trainee or apprentice is the only path to gaining experience in a dance company environment, think again. The University of Arizona, located in the heart of Tucson, acclimates dancers to the pace and rigor of company life while offering all the academic opportunities of a globally-ranked university. If you’re looking […]
In the final years of her decade-long career with the Lewitzky Dance Company, University of Arizona Associate Professor Amy Ernst began to develop an interest in dance injury prevention. She remembers feeling an urge to widen her understanding of dance and the body. Soon after retirement from the Company, she was hired by the Kerlan-Jobe […]