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The Ballet Concept That Tap Teachers Should Steal

2 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.
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Bournonville Basics

Arts / Dance : Dance Advantage (4 months ago)

Bournonville is not only a method of training and technique, but a choreographic school developed by August Bournonville, choreographer for the Royal Danish Ballet. Learn more about the method and the man! Read Post

Customizing Your Tap Shoes: Fashion and Functionality

Arts / Dance : Dance Advantage (3 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 (4 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

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