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Fixing the Fouetté

These are the notes from an class I taught on the subject at the Dance Teacher Summit in 2011.  For clarification, these skills are meant to be cumulative, over years of training and not progressions to be drilled one class after the other in short term training.  If you have been working on fouetté turns with dancers and…

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Posted by abc for dance on December 10, 2019 at 11:30pm

Some interesting information about the female pelvis.

Please note that every body’s architecture is unique, so your personal mileage may vary.

Most people have an understanding that the female pelvis changes during puberty and make the assumption that an adult female’s pelvis remains the same post puberty (maybe with some changes during pregnancy), however this is not the case.…

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Posted by abc for dance on September 30, 2019 at 11:41pm

Dance Props - Part 2 - Macarons

Super lightweight and easy to make in a variety of "flavors" these macaron cookies are a great prop to make during camp environments as no heat or water are needed in the preparation.

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Model Magic clay - white (it took just under 1 lb of clay to make all the macarons shown)

Regular art…

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Posted by abc for dance on March 21, 2018 at 7:30pm

Dance Props - Different from Theatre Props - Part 1 Ice Tea

Most dance teacher's, choreographers and studio owners I know have experienced that time when you think of the perfect prop to add to your dance and really finish the whole look - and then you can't find something that would work.  Your well meaning theatre friends give you a great list of options that they've used and sometimes they will work for dancers, but a lot of times our needs are unique.  Items need to be secure, safe, visible and the weight is very often an important…

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Posted by abc for dance on March 2, 2018 at 1:56am

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Teachers: free slow down music app for your phone

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BarreNotes 2.4 update troubles?
Our recent app update shipped with a sneaky bug that will likely cause BarreNotes to crash when starting. The quick fix is to delete the app and reinstall from the AppStore. This will delete your favorites, solving the problem and letting the app work.

The real cure is hopefully to be found in update 2.5 which has been submitted to the AppStore and should be available for download within a day.

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AJKUN BALLET THEATRE AUDITION

The Ajkun Ballet Theatre is looking for professional dancers for its New York Season and/or International Tours. Paid positions.Additional Benefits include: health & wellness, travel, per diem,…Continue

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Started by Ajkun BalletTheatre in Jobs Available Nov 19.

European Tour

Looking for Dancers for European Tour of Swan Lake, Sleeping Beauty and The Nutcracker. Starting pay $1,000/week for professionals,commensurate with experience for dance students.Casting receives…Continue

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Started by Ajkun BalletTheatre in Jobs Available Nov 5, 2018.

Totally Awesome Hustle(Disco) Dancing @92Y, NYC! Starts 9/25/18! Crash Course!

Dancers, Get ready for the Fall Season learningHustle (Disco) Dancing @ The Original Hustle Dance Crash Courseby…Continue

Started by Myrna Caceres in General Topics Sep 15, 2018.

Learn FUN Swing Dancing @92Y, NYC! Starts 9/17/18! Crash Course!

Dancers, Get ready for the Fall Season learningSwing Dancing @ The Original Swing Dance Crash Courseby SwingDanceSwing.com!…Continue

Started by Myrna Caceres in General Topics Sep 15, 2018.

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