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How mindfulness can help dancers

Fall (Autumn in the UK) is almost officially upon us. That means back to classes, rehearsals, and competition preparations.<p>No doubt you’re ramping up …

Mindfulness

Hofesh Shechter Company - Grand Finale "explosive and mind-blowing choreography"

After sensational works like <i>Political Mother</i> and <i>barbarians</i>, Sadler’s Wells Associate Artist Hofesh Shechter returns with a new explosive and …

Dance

Isabella Boylston, Principal, American Ballet Theatre

<i>In between rehearsals at the Gerald R. Ford Amphitheater, Kirsten Evans sat down for a chat with American Ballet Theatre (ABT) Principal Isabella</i> …

Ballet

Rosie Kay Dance Company - 5 SOLDIERS: The Body is the Frontline "incredibly inspiring and emotional"

Set in a real drill hall, 5 SOLDIERS is an honest and moving choreographic exploration of the military world, brilliantly executed by the …

Dance

Check out this futuristic dance performance coming to the Guggenheim

On September 4, the Guggenheim kicks off its Works & Process Performing Arts Series with <i>Falls the Shadow</i>, a new 30-minute multimedia work made …

Dance

Dance drama 'Polina' transcends its flat story through the magic of movement

“Polina,” a dance movie based on a graphic novel, reaches a gorgeous crescendo in its final sequence: The title character (screen newcomer Anastasia Shevtsova), having taken a few detours from her presumed career path in classical ballet, steps into the spotlight as a choreographer. The work she …

Ballet

Kate Middleton reveals that Princess Charlotte loves to dance, just like Diana

No we're not crying, you are<p><b>Words by Jadie Troy-Pryde</b><p>Prince William and Kate Middleton’s tiny toddlers, Prince George and Princess Charlotte, might …

Royal Family

Zarely dancewear founder & dancer Mateo Klemmeyer shares how he built 4 companies worth m

Zarely is the gorgeous dance wear company founded by former ballet dancer Mateo Klemmeyer.<p>After a stellar career on stage, Mateo is now a hugely …

Startups

The production house bringing Swan Lake to India is actually a division of a power company

For around 30 years, Gurugram-based Energo India has helped build power plants across the country. But in 2016, prompted by the promoters’ interest in the arts, the industrial group added an unlikely new division to its business: a production house dedicated to the performing arts.<p>At Navrasa …

Ballet

Ballet dancer needs to raise £25k to attend Joffrey Ballet School

Italian talented ballet student Felipe Porro has been selected to attend the prestigious Joffrey Ballet School in New York.<p>Felipe has been lucky to …

Ballet

Dior Teams Up With Works & Process at the Guggenheim to Design Costumes for a Boundary-Pushing Dance Performance

In the year since Maria Grazia Chiuri took the helm at Dior, she’s established a few key motifs, like celestial embellishments and “J’adior” ribbons. You’ve seen them on couture gowns, handbags, and even sneakers, but next week, they’re getting a new stage—literally. Chiuri and her design team …

Dance

Wayne McGregor: ‘Dancers are no more unfaithful than other people’

The choreographer, 46, discusses Saturday Night Fever, being vegan, physical intimacy, clubs, whippets, ageing and working with drones<p><b>I always say dance entered my life</b> with John Travolta in <i>Saturday Night Fever</i>, but my mother reminds me it was English country dancing at school, which is actually …

Ballet

Zarely founder / dancer Mateo Klemmeyer shares how he built his dancewear brand

en_US<p>article<p>Zarely dance wear founder and dancer Mateo Klemmeyer is a successful serial entrepreneur, with 4 companies, turning over $15million and …

World of Dance

SOLD OUT! The Wonderful World of Dance Magazine Print Edition | The Wonderful World of Dance

We will be doing a limited print run shortly.<p>You can pre-order your limited edition copy here.<p>The most beautiful dance magazine in the world!<p><i>So</i> …

World of Dance

Ballet student Felipe Porro, Scuola di Danza del Teatro dell'Opera Rome

Ballet student Felipe Porro studies at one of Italy’s oldest and most prestigious vocational schools, the dance school of the Opera Theatre of …

Ballet

Behind the scenes with Berlin State Ballet Soloist, Olaf Kollmannsperger

en_US<p>article<p>Berlin State Ballet Soloist Olaf Kollmannsperger behind the scenes of photoshoot for The Wonderful World of Dance …

World of Dance

5-Step Plan to help dancers wind down and chill out in Summer

<i>Dance teacher Katrena Cohea shares her tips for winding down and chilling out!</i><p>Far from restful and relaxing, summer can be a strenuous season for …

Well-being

Toronto Dance Theatre's Artistic Director, Christopher House

Christopher House, Artistic Director of Toronto Dance Theatre is warm and welcoming as we sit down to discuss his tenure, the company’s past and …

Dance

Flip through our hot new dance magazine

en_US<p>article<p>Flip through the 148 pages of our stunning new dance magazine filled with gorgeous photos, interviews, dance wear, beauty, travel guides …

World of Dance

Birmingham Royal Ballet seeking 16 young dancers for The Nutcracker

<b>AUDITION ALERT!</b><p>Does your child dream of being a ballet dancer, performing for thousands of people on the world’s most famous stage?<p>This Christmas, …

Ballet

Dance Producer Christina Elliot gives us the hottest dance at Edinburgh Festival Fringe

Edinburgh Festival Fringe is celebrating their 70th Anniversary of showcasing norm defying performance.<p>With over 140 dance shows, we’ve asked The …

Edinburgh Festival

Edinburgh Festival Fringe Dance Guide

With over 140 dance shows at this year’s Edinburgh Festival Fringe, here’s your guide to the hottest and the best from The Place, London’s leading …

Edinburgh Festival

Flip through The Wonderful World of Dance magazine! | The Wonderful World of Dance

en_US<p>article<p>Iana Salenko covers The Wonderful World of Dance magazine - 148 pages of stunning photos, interviews, dance wear, beauty, travel - Vogue …

World of Dance

The differences between dancing in Europe and New York City

<i>Pre-professional dancer Jennifer Kohli writes from New York where she’s travelled from Switzerland for ballet training and shares her experience of</i> …

Europe

5 things I can't miss before class

Up until early teenage, I used to get to the ballet school just in time to start right away. I never knew the importance of warming up and getting …

Yoga

English National Ballet's Romeo & Juliet

Romeo & Juliet is one of the most famous and popular ballets, with the lead roles coveted by dancers world over for the drama and emotion of the …

Ballet

Gaga and Hispanico!

We are now more than halfway through the festival at Jacob’s Pillow, with four action packed weeks left.<p>One of the great things about being here is …

The Arts

Iana Salenko photoshoot behind the scenes

en_US<p>article<p>http://www.thewonderfulworldofdance.com/iana-salenko-photoshoot-behind-scenes<p>The Wonderful World of …

Iana Salenko cover photoshoot behind the scenes

en_US<p>article<p>Iana Salenko, principal, Berlin State Ballet behind the scenes video of photoshoot for cover of The Wonderful World of Dance …

World of Dance

Summer Reading For Dancers

<i>Dance teacher Katrina Cohea gives us her Summer reading list for dancers:</i><p>Ah summer! For many people it’s a time of vacations, picnics, and BBQs. For …

Books