Discover a new way to find and share stories you'll love… Learn about Reading Desk

Post Profile

The Ballet Concept That Tap Teachers Should Steal

3 years agoArts / Dance : Dance Advantage

Ballet training produces results, and Tristan thinks it's time that tap dancers learn a little something from ballet class, consistently encouraging the 4 basics of tap technique, covered in detail within the article.
read more


Improving The Fitness Of Your Dancers

Arts / Dance : Dance Advantage (4 years ago)

Generally we think of dancers as being physically fit, but today most of us in the dance field recognize that there are 'holes' in typical dance training. Technique classes alone are not enough for the demands of present-day choreog... Read Post

Customizing Your Tap Shoes: Fashion and Functionality

Arts / Dance : Dance Advantage (4 years ago)

Tristan, our TAPography columnist covers the many ways tap dancers can make their shoes unique and individual. From brogueing and stitching, to colors and patterns, to the vegan tap shoe, and even electronics, customizing your shoes... Read Post

Confessions of a 28-year-old Grade I Grad: A Look At Cecchetti’s Method

Arts / Dance : Dance Advantage (5 years ago)

Most dancers (especially American dancers) are trained in ambiguous combinations of techniques that generally come from whatever their teachers learned from their teachers. The fabulous thing about this program is that there is no a... Read Post

Copyright © 2011 Regator, LLC