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The Best Tax Deductions for Dancers: How to Save Your Cash

The Best Tax Deductions for Dancers: How to Save Your Cash

If you work in the United States, this article is for you... The dreaded date of April 15th - aka tax-filing deadline - always seems to approach faster than we’d like. *audible groan* And the reality is - there’s no way around it. Whether you own a dance studio or work as a freelance professional,...
Educational

Awesome Female Dancers who Made Dance History

Today, it's all about the ladies! This weekend is the Women's March on Washington, where thousands of women (and people who love them) will gather to...

Reviews

LA Dance Project Offers Big Themes And Glorious Music In New Work By Millepied

Benjamin Millepied and his LA Dance Project are in the midst of a Bach odyssey in their downtown performance space with their latest, epic version of...

Educational

How to Survive - And Thrive - in a Musical Theater Audition

Hey, It’s me again, Justin Keats. Your pal in the world of musical theater. Audition season (or as I like to call it, the 'NYC hunger games') is just...

Interviews

Cheryl Baxter On a 30-Year Career and Working with Kenny Ortega

Choreographer Cheryl Baxter has been working in the industry for over thirty years, in everything from movies to television to the stage. She chatted...

Educational

Jump-Start Your Career by Performing in Holiday Shows

The holiday season. A time for family anxieties, financial struggle, and using all of your acting skills to pretend the formerly listed aren’t really...

Opinion

Are Real Dancers Cast as Leads on the Big Screen?

I. love. The. Movies. No, really! To give you some perspective, I have seen over 30 movies in theaters within the last year. I have seen some movies t...

Opinion

Do You Need "12 Days of Christmas" Gift Suggestions?

It's December, which means that it's time to start shopping for Christmas gifts! If you have a young dancer in your life, Sit back, relax, and maybe e...

Reviews

Balanchine’s Nutcracker: Bright New Era For Trademarked Ballet

Once upon a time there was only one Nutcracker. That original production in 1892 for the St. Petersburg Mariinsky Theatre was a kind of pièce d’occasi...

Opinion

So Much Dance, So Little Time - Time Management for a Dancer's Schedule

You know those people who just seem to have it altogether? You see them on Instagram posing with a latte and their golden doodle puppy and you can’t h...