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7 phrases only dancers will understand

Apart from all of our crazy dance lingo (lots of French terminology in ballet, “boom-cack” sounds in hip-hop, and “diggy-diggy-dum” rhythm sayings in tap), dancers seem to truly speak a language all our own.  281 more words

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We are loving DWTS Junior!

After a whopping 27 seasons of ABC’s Dancing With the Stars, we are pumped for Dancing With the Stars: Juniors, a spinoff of the traditional… 277 more words

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Filming in Dance Class

With the rise of social media, filming and posting what goes on in the studio have become ever more popular. It’s not just about a final onstage performance—dance classes have become, in a sense, virtual performances.  254 more words

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Healthy Halloween Treats

When you think of Halloween, you can’t help but think of candy.  However, the haunted holiday doesn’t have to be a guaranteed sugar sesh.  If you’re throwing a Halloween party or bringing treats to your school or dance studio, we’ve come up with a few relatively healthy and creative ideas to keep your snacking festive without the dreaded sugar crash afterward. 400 more words

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Like swimming and dancing? Read more!

Have you ever dreamed of being a mermaid?  Well, you (sort of) can!  The Aqualillies are a professional synchronized swimming and dance company that performs in major cities all over the world.  368 more words

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Filming in dance class

With the rise of social media, filming and posting what goes on in the studio have become ever more popular. It’s not just about a final onstage performance—dance classes have become, in a sense, virtual performances.  254 more words

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3 ways to strengthen your inner thighs

Your inner thigh muscles help to turn out your legs, stabilize that turnout when you’re standing on one leg, and adduct (close) your legs (i.e. descending from a battement, closing a tendú, or performing changements and beats).  312 more words

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