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We Want to Hear From You: Share Your Story!

Jim Lafferty

As you might have noticed, there's now more to dancemagazine.com than ever before. Our writers and editors have been scouring the dance world for the most eye-opening stories, the most gorgeous dance videos and the most helpful advice.

But we're always looking for more!

Do you have a short dance film that you think deserves to be featured? Do you want to write about your unique experience in the dance world?

Send us a note! Email me at jstahl@dancemedia.com. We're looking for smart, original stories and footage that will appeal to dance professionals across the country. It could be a personal essay on a challenge you've faced, a spotlight on a new trend and why it matters, well-researched advice from experts, a thoughtful critique, insight from a unique corner of the dance world or just something that's mesmerizing to watch.

Dance Magazine reserves the right to edit for length and clarity. We'll get in touch if your story or video is being considered for publication.

I can't wait to see what you have to share.

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