December 2015 Dance Studio Life
Dance Studio Life, a magazine with a back-to-basics approach, is a division of the Rhee Gold Company, whose mission is to be at the forefront of dance and education by promoting the highest possible standards in teaching. Dance Studio Life understands the soul of the teaching field. Visit www.dancestudiolife.com for more info!
INSIDE THIS ISSUE
Musical Theater & Hip-Hop
• Thinking Out Loud : Hip-Hop at Home on Broadway
• Broadway's Ben Vereen : Offstage, a brilliant performer shines his light on young dancers and society.
• Make Mine Musical Theater : New Jersey dance studio puts performing arts classes front and center.
• Higher-Ed Voice : Hip-Hop's Campus Communities : University student groups from coast to coast find a home in hip-hop.
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• Reaching Out With Jazz : Patti Rutland closed one school and opened another -- this time to pursue her calling.
• Name That Dancer : Quick, easy, and fun ways to teach dance history, in the classroom and beyond.
• Bright Biz Idea : From Personal Journey to Brand : Drop-in classes for adults blend fitness, fun, and a fiery need to dance.
• Onstage Nationwide : Our exclusive list puts competitions and conventions at your fingertips.
Departments & Columns
• On My Mind : Words from the Publisher
• Bulletin Board : Pin. Post. Share.
• FYI : What's up in the dance community
• Page Turners : Books of note (new and not).
• Moving Images : Videos of note (new and not)
• 2 Tips for Ballet Teachers : Tombé Pas de Bourrée and Royale
• 2 Tips for Tap Teachers : Sound Quality
• 2 Tips for Modern & Contemporary Teachers : Using the Legs, Encouraging the individual
• 2 Tips for Hip-Hop Teachers : Geometry and Fundamentals
• 2 Music Tips for Dance Teachers : Leitmotifs and National Dances in Coppélia
• Teacher in the Spotlight : Brynn Weinzirl
• College Close-Ups : Duke University
• Performance Corner : Our sneak peek at dance shows we'd love to see
• Ask Rhee Gold : Advice for dance teachers
• Dance History Quiz : Fun facts for teachers and students.
• Dance Bag : Classifieds
• 1,000 Words