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We can all be #newyorkersfordance

Representing New York City Council District #9,  I am taking my part in Dance/NYC’s campaign to support Dance in New York City.

In recent years, arts funding cuts, rising real estate prices, and a diminishing Arts Education in schools have made it extremely difficult for NYC’s dance community to create new work, find affordable spaces to rehearse and present, and fill their performance seats at reasonable prices. 125 more words

The Dancers are Still Dancing

In response to The Daily Post’s writing prompt: “Broken.”

A cardboard box. Broken chalks and pastels, every shade, nestling in powdery remains.  A scrap of paper, blue and creased.

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I Hope You Dance

So I was watching a very popular television show, a reality show of which (1.) I rarely watch television. and (2.) when I do it’s not reality tv, anyway, I was watching “ 317 more words

The Happy Rant!

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twitch and allisonOne of the best auditions ever for SYTYCD...

Super Sparkly Dancesport Necklaces!

Being a competitive ballroom dancer, I love all things sparkle! I always struggled to find necklaces which contained AB Rhinestones, and that were heavily stoned enough to show up on the competition floor. 458 more words


Dancing Shoes

As a child I read Noel Streatfield’s Ballet Shoes, a lovely story about three little orphan girls. It also made me want to dance. I couldn’t take ballet lessons, so I got a library book home on the various basic steps for ballet dancers and in my room, I practiced the positions in the book, pretending my dresser was my… 577 more words


Top Songs of the Week (5/22)

It’s still May and the “song of the summer” conversation is already starting to get kicked around. But with tracks as strong as these, it’s kind of hard to keep that argument out of your brain. 1,334 more words

CoS Exclusive Features

Urban Ballet Dancer

URBAN DANCER: Portrait of dancer and actress, Nina Botha, showing the juxtaposition between classical dance forms and the modern urban environment where her performances take place. 67 more words

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