Straps can be a problem. Even though many costumes and undergarments come with adjustable straps now, they aren't really invisible. The clear plastic straps look shiny on stage and break easily, the "nude" straps don't seem to match anyone's skin tones. Solution? Make your own invisible straps.
1. Take the clear plastic straps that you want to replace and remove the fittings from them.…Continue
Posted by abc for dance on May 26, 2015 at 6:16am
Need a pair of pink pointe shoes to turn black (or one of many other colors)? Conventional dye can be tricky as it's quite wet and the shoes can soften too much from it (not ideal if you have your shoes at the perfect broken in level). Fabric paint is a less than ideal…Continue
Posted by abc for dance on May 23, 2015 at 6:45pm
I recently shared an article about a competition routine danced by 8 year old dancers that appeared in a prominent news source. The article was reflecting on the appropriateness or lack of that was demonstrated in this dance. I was absolutely floored that within 48 hours the post had reached just under 19,000 people and generated almost 100 likes, comments and shares combined. It's obviously a hot button topic. The overwhelming response was that the act was inappropriate for that age…Continue
Posted by abc for dance on April 11, 2015 at 9:40am
Very few of us are just a dancer or just a dance teacher, we are usually trying to juggle many different roles at the same time and it can be challenging. When I owned my studio I was constantly switching between studio owner, teacher, choreographer, office manager, grant writer, artistic…Continue
Posted by abc for dance on January 18, 2015 at 11:34am
BarreNotes update version 1.09 now available in the app store. iPhone 6 and iPad support for iOS 8.3 are included in this release. More info here.
Sierra Nevada Ballet director Rosine Bena teams up with international choreographic heavyweight Jean Paul Comelin for an innovative new take on a classic favorite: Romeo and Juliet! July…Continue
Started by Sierra Nevada Ballet in General Topics on Thursday.
Get Ready for our Summer Swing Dance @92Y in June! Join us now at The Original Swing Dance Crash Course! Start learning NYC's vintage dance that is so much fun it is danced by all generations! No…Continue
Started by Myrna Caceres in General Topics Apr 22.
Open Call Auditions For Elmo Rocks! at Busch Gardens Tampa Auditions held Tuesday, April 14, 2015 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm Seeking Costumed Character Performers & Female Singer/Dancers For more…Continue
Started by Paul Russell in Jobs Available Apr 10.