• shannon-new
    The Birthday Club

      Broadway is the place to be to celebrate your birthday. Here at An American In Paris, we have a birthday club. The way it works is simple, there’s a sign up sheet where members of the...

    • Posted 1 month ago
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  • PointeShoes_SR
    My First Pair of Pointe Shoes

    I remember the first time I wore pointe shoes like it was yesterday. I was ten years old when I asked one of the older girls in my class if I could try on her pointe shoes....

    • Posted 5 months ago
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    3 Beauty Tips

    When I am not performing I like to give my skin a breather, so I prefer to wear light makeup.  Here are three easy beauty tips that help me look and feel my best without having to...

    • Posted 7 months ago
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  • PurelPointe
    Softening Pointe Shoes with Purel

    My favorite trick to break in stiff pointe shoes is to use Purel to soften them! I always apply a dollop to my pointe shoe around my bunion area, and this softens my box to make my shoes flexible and quiet. Since Purel...

    • Posted 7 months ago
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  • LeslieCaronRecent
    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 10 months ago
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    Gypsy of the Year

    The annual Gypsy of the Year Competition is a fundraiser for Broadway Cares. Each show on Broadway competes against one another in a live performance and each cast creates an original three minute skit of their choice. Our...

    • Posted 10 months ago
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    From Ballet to Broadway and Beyond!

    The term “triple threat” is technically accurate when it comes to performer Dionne Figgins, but even more than that she is a true artist. With experience ranging from dancing as a professional ballerina, performing on screen, dancing,...

    • Posted 12 months ago
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    Dionne Figgins Dance Notes: Part 2

    • Posted 12 months ago
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  • DLShannon_singing_featured
    The Secret Trick to How I’m Able to Sing on Broadway!

    I found that keeping my voice in shape is very similar to how I keep my body in shape. It takes a hours of practicing exercising to maintain a strong and healthy voice. My vocal teacher, Matt...

    • Posted 1 year ago
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