Watch Tapper Sarah Reich’s Latest Collab With Postmodern Jukebox

What’s one way to drum up interest in tap dancing? Team up with an uber-popular band whose YouTube channel racks up views by the millions, and whose videos are no stranger to Facebook feeds of many non-dancers. That’s just what tapper Sarah Reich did for her latest collaboration with Postmodern Jukebox. The band has made a nameMore »

Live From Your Laptop: Crystal Pite and The Royal Ballet

Across the pond in London, dancers at The Royal Ballet are busy gearing up for an exciting new debut. For the first time ever, edgy and theatrical contemporary choreographer Crystal Pite is creating a work on the company. (This season, she’s become even more of an “it girl,” gaining ground in the ballet world with a premiere at the ParisMore »

Intern at Dance Magazine This Summer!

If you’ve ever wondered how the pages of Dance Magazine come together, now’s your chance to find out. Dance Magazine is seeking an editorial intern who’s equally passionate about dance and writing. Now through February 17, we are accepting applications for a summer intern to assist our staff onsite in New York City from June to August. The internshipMore »

Go Inside a Dance Class for the Blind at The Royal Ballet

Increased confidence. Better range of motion. Improved balance. A sense of freedom. Most dancers, including those who are blind or partially sighted, would say that ballet training teaches all of these. Though dance is a highly visual art form, there’s no denying the kinesthetic reward of moving the body. That’s exactly why these students attend the Monday Moves classes,More »

3 Classic Dance Movies Making a Comeback This Month

New Year’s resolutions don’t always have to be difficult or boring. To prove it, we challenge you to take on these two lighthearted resolutions for 2017: Go to more movies. Brush up on your dance history. And we’re making it really easy for you. Thanks to Fathom Events’ upcoming programming of old movie musicals and classic dance films, you can killMore »

Why You’ll Love La La Land

After seeing La La Land last week, one particular moment keeps replaying in my mind. It’s only about two seconds long. Sebastian, played by Ryan Gosling, has just enjoyed a flirtatious impromptu dance with Mia, played by Emma Stone. While walking to their cars after a pool party, their conversation turns into a tap routine set against the backdrop ofMore »

#TBT: Watch Vera Ellen and Danny Kaye Dancing in White Christmas

If you’ve had enough dancing snowflakes by now—or are tired of the freezing cold temps—we’ve got the perfect escape for you: There’s nothing snowy about this clip from the 1954 holiday classic White Christmas. In “The Best Things Happen While You’re Dancing,” Vera Ellen and Danny Kaye float their way through a lush scene of tropical plants andMore »

Jacob’s Pillow Announces Its 2017 Lineup

It’s only December 14, but this morning we received an early Christmas gift: Jacob’s Pillow Dance announced the programming for its 85th season. After perusing the long list of world premieres, commissions and special engagements, we’ve definitely started filling in our summer dance calendar. Here are some of the highlights we’re looking forward to. Women who lead:More »