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Tears in the Dark

I step into the dark theater, making my way slowly using the dim light of the usher’s tiny flashlight. I am late to the show and this is the price I pay. 713 more words


Technique Fundamentals Part I

One of things that is a core piece of my teaching philosophy is the importance of building a solid foundation for ballet technique. Without the basic knowledge of alignment, turnout, the proper shape of your foot when pointed and of your leg when stretched, you have nothing on which to build fancier, more complex steps. 561 more words

Adult Jazz @ On the Edge Dance Studio

Class: Adult Jazz

Location: Culver City/Palms

Work-out: Dance technique

Difficulty: 3.5 for dancers, 4.5 for non-dancers

Next day soreness: 3

Duration: 75 min

Sweat Level:  Moderately Sweaty… 355 more words


At the Still Point of the Turning World

As mortal bodies bound by the rules of organic degeneration, we all have a very unique relationship with time. Time is directly tied to our daily routines in a very practical sense: work shifts, commutes, classes. 900 more words