• My Post Performance Recovery Routine

      Taking care of your body is crucial for a long run of shows. Whether it’s Met Season or a 30 shows of Nutcracker, performing constantly can wreak havoc on your body. All of the extra adrenaline...

    • Posted 12 months ago
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  • Interview with Kathryn Morgan

    Kathryn Morgan is one of the most unique ballerinas on the dance scene today. She began performing as a soloist for the New York City Ballet in 2009 and in 2012, her dream was suddenly sidetracked due to an unexpected...

    • Posted 12 months ago
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  • Honor Thy Dancer

    The National Dance Education Association (NDEO) has just re-launched their wonderful National Honors Society for Dance Arts ™, a program “created to recognize outstanding artistic merit, leadership, and academic achievement in students studying dance in public and...

    • Posted 12 months ago
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  • Meeting Leslie Caron

    I was lucky enough to meet the one and only Leslie Caron! You may know her as the original Lise in An American In Paris, the 1951 Feature film starring Gene Kelly. She came to New York...

    • Posted 12 months ago
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  • Caring for your Dancin’ Feet

    I love to ice my feet after a show or a long day of rehearsals! I feel that with the amount of wear and tear that my body has endured over the years, icing has helped me to stay...

    • Posted 1 year ago
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  • How to Make the Perfect Ballet Bun

    By Christina Ricucci As a dancer, knowing how to perfectly execute a ballet bun is crucial. Whether it’s for an important audition, competition, or just for class. It’s always good to look your best!! The way I...

    • Posted 1 year ago
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  • Alexandra’s February Faves

    • Posted 1 year ago
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  • The Downside of Social Media

    Oftentimes people are shocked to learn that I struggle with self-confidence and bouts of negativity. I have a personal Instagram that documents my life as a dancer as well as a lifestyle Instagram account that promotes a...

    • Posted 1 year ago
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  • Ask the Judges: Part III

    As competition season keeps moving along into 2016, we thought it would be a great time to reach out to our friends over at Open Call Competition and see if they could answer some of our questions!...

    • Posted 1 year ago
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  • Photo Journal: Juliet Doherty as the Sugar Plum Fairy!

    This year I was fortunate enough to debuted her role as the Sugar Plum Fairy with the Phoenix Ballet! I decided to document my experience through photos and share them with DDS and all my fans! Here’s a look at my 2015...

    • Posted 1 year ago
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