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'Dance Moms' choreographer Gianna Martello shares her secret to creating winning routines

<b>How did you get into dancing and when did you know you wanted a life in dance?</b><p>I have a long line of dancers in my family, so I think I was born into …

Dancing

Editor's Blog: Visiting Bangkok City Ballet to interview principal dancer Anurak Ngamta and discovering the story of the country boy turned city ballet principal dancer http://www.thewonderfulworldofdance.com/ballet-in-the-city-that-never-sleeps

"Tap dance is treated like the b*stard of the dance forms. Everything I aim to do, aims to change this", Michelle Dorrance, Dorrance Dance

Tap & Techno hits London, with the exciting & innovative New York tap company Dorrance Dance who has merged tap & electronic music in <b>ETM: Double Down</b>.<p>…

Performing Arts

Royal Danish Ballet #pointes 💕

Sergei Polunin's DANCER film live premiere to 200 cinemas

<b>Sergei Polunin’s</b> hotly anticipated doco <b>DANCER</b> is being premiered at the iconic London Palladium on Thursday 2 March and will be broadcast into over …

Documentaries

Ballet in the city that never sleeps

While travelling through Asia & Australia, I stopped in to visit the Bangkok City Ballet. I have to admit that before researching I wasn’t aware of …

Travel

New York City Ballet tutus (photo: Henry Leutwyler)

Pointes by Nikolay Krusser

The Australian Ballet's Miwako Kubota & Andrew Wright #swanlake

"My relationship with the audience means everything to me. I think that this relationship fuels the artist’s soul", renowned flamenco dancer Mercedes Ruiz

Flamenco is fast becoming one of the most popular dance forms, with the fire, intensity, emotion and drama. London is lucky to have one of the most …

6 emerging dance artists choreographers selected to take part in the Northern Connections programme 2017

Six emerging dance artists and choreographers based in the North of England have been selected from over 50 applications to take part in the <b>Northern</b> …

Performing Arts

"Tap dance is treated like the bastard of the dance forms. Everything I aim to do, aims to change this", Michelle Dorrance, Dorrance Dance

Tap & Techno hits London, with the exciting & innovative New York tap company Dorrance Dance who has merged tap & electronic music in <b>ETM: Double Down</b>.<p>…

Performing Arts

Paris Opera Ballet Swan Lake. Photo: Ann Ray

Ballerina by Karolina Kuras #blacktutu

New York City Ballet's Principal Teresa Reichlen - NYCB

Paris Opera Ballet's Swan Lake, photo by Marie-Solenne Boulet

Diana Vishneva in Mariinsky’s Giselle Photo by Marc Olich

Teatro alla Scala Ballet in Ratmansky’s Swan Lake. 📷 Judith Schlosser

My pool villa 'office' for a couple of days where I've been interviewing dancers & preparing for visit to Bangkok City Ballet #luxury #ballet -W RETREAT KOH SAMUI

Ana Turazashvili, Bolshoi ballet, photo is by Octavia Kolt #pointe

Ballerina: the animated kids' film that gets to the pointe of ballet

This feature-length animation set in the prestigious Paris Opera school boasts choreography based on real performances and takes the art form seriously<p>Ask any ballet dancer about the film Black Swan and you’ll immediately get a groan that falls somewhere between disdain and disgust. They’re tired …

Animation

Tutus by Xenie Zasetskaya 💖

The Visual History of Social Dance in 25 Moves

American Ballet Theatre Enchants with Misty Copeland in Frederick Ashton's signature ballets

by Diana Dunbar<p>American Ballet Theatre (ABT) opened its fall season with two of Frederick Ashton’s signature ballets, <i>Monotones I and II</i> and <i>Symphonic</i> …

Performing Arts

Michaela DePrince promoted to soloist, Sasha Mukhamedov and Qian Liu promoted to principal at Dutch National Ballet

<b>Michaela DePrince</b> has a unique story, a journey from Sierra Leone to the Dutch National Ballet where she is rising through the ranks having been …

Netherlands

New York City Ballet Taps Santtu Mustonen for Art Series Program

The New York City Ballet has lined up the Finnish artist Santtu Mustonen to create a large-scale video installation for the promenade at the David H. …

New York City