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MARCH DANCE LUMINARY: Kyle Abraham Kyle Abraham (born in 1977) is an American choreographer. Prior to starting his company A.I.M (Abraham.In.Motion), he performed with a number of companies, including David Dorfman Dance, Bill T. Jones/Arnie Zane Dance Company, The Kevin Wynn Collective, Nathan Trice/Rituals, Dance

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The importance of warming up properly

TBSOD dance teacher, Zoe Simpson, is passionate about safe dance especially in the area of preparing the body for performances and classes. Below she has looked into the process of the often neglected ‘warm up’. Imagine this… You and a friend each take your wet

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‘Broken’ Pointe Shoes

Have you ever heard a fellow classmate complain that their pointe shoes are ‘broken’? Have YOU ever danced on ‘broken’ pointe shoes? Megan Meier, MD explains the risks of doing just that, highlighting why buying that new pair instead of hanging on “just a little

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Why your child may benefit from a dance class

That last-minute realisation you have a work deadline in an hour, damp school uniforms not yet ready for the kids to put on and a significantly depressing amount of school lunch supplies in the fridge. Oh yes, life, it is a juggle, and it’s only

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