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    Why Do I Have to Take Ballet?

    By Laura Di Orio of Dance Informa Becoming a professional dancer is like building a house from the ground up. You can’t start by adding the roof and interior decorations; rather, you must start by creating a...

    • Posted 1 week ago
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    The Challenge of Running a Successful Dance Studio

    “Because everything we say and do is the length and shadow of our own souls, our influence is determined by the quality of our being.” -Dale E. Turner What is it that makes anyone attracted to a...

    • Posted 1 week ago
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    Dance Teachers: Be All You Can Be!

    “There are 3 types of people in this world: Those who make things happen, those who watch things happen and those who wonder what happened!” - Mary Kay Ash Teachers are the lifeblood of the world. They...

    • Posted 2 weeks ago
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    Recitals: Theme and Variation

    Dance recitals are the culmination of months of hard work and practice for both the you dance teacher and your students. It is an opportunity to show the audience what you and your dancers have been working...

    • Posted 3 weeks ago
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    Sweaty Summer

    When I was a dancer, I loved the summer. The warm heat helped my muscles stay loose and warm. The longer daylight hours made it feel like I wasn’t stuck in the studio all day. And the...

    • Posted 1 month ago
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    Dance Teachers: Pass It On!

    It really is amazing how time passes by and how easy it is to lose touch with people who were important to us and have been instrumental in our successes as a teacher/choreographer/person. Summer happens to be...

    • Posted 1 month ago
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    Mean Girls

    Last week I watched a news segment about a city trying to pass a law to make bullying a criminal offense. The law was not approved but it did get me wondering about bullying in the dance studio...

    • Posted 2 months ago
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    Terms of Endearment (Not For the Studio)

    “My dear!” “Sweetheart!” “Darling!” I am guilty as charged for calling my students these and I’m sure a variety of other pet names in class. I, like most dance teachers, have a deep and genuine care for...

    • Posted 2 months ago
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    Oh no! Auditions!

    Auditions! Hearing that word gives dancers, and dance teachers, the shivers. Yet each year, without fail, dance studios are forced to deal with auditioning and sometimes re-auditioning their students. Whether it is for roles in upcoming productions,...

    • Posted 2 months ago
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    2014 Dance Teacher of the Year Award Recipient

    Discount Dance Supply is pleased to announce that the 2014 Dance Teacher of the Year Award, goes to the husband and wife team behind Dancing in the Streets, AZ! Using money they received as a wedding gift,...

    • Posted 2 months ago
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