An evolving list of my favorite dance resources for your viewing and reading pleasure…

Glossary of Ballet Terms:
ABT Ballet Dictionary

Interesting Articles About Dance:
Keeping the world’s greatest dancers on their toes
Why do Dancers get injured so often?
The Correct Ballet Bun   
Dance Make-Up for Stage
Requirements for Pointe

Great TED Talks:
Wayne McGregor: A choreographer’s creative process in real time
Mallika Sarabhai: Dance to change the world

Video Interviews with Iconic Dancers:
Interview with Misty Copeland
Interview with Mikhail Baryshnikov
Interview with Sonya Tayeh
Interview with Margot Fonteyn

Want to Be Inspired?
Some of My Favorite Amazing Videos of Dance Pieces:

“Halo” SUTUCD Australia
Travis Wall’s 2014 SUTUCD piece, “Adagio for TRON”
Joffrey West, Mia Michaels, “Retraction of Unedited Words”
Travis Wall’s 2013 SUTUCD piece, “Hanging by a Thread”
University of Minnesota Dance Team 2014
Stand By Me-Benefit Performance for DRA
Derek Dunn from the Youth Grand Prix 2012
Christopher Scott’s SUTUCD Sand Piece
Cedar Lake Contemporary Ballet on SUTUCD 
University of Minnesota Dance Team 2013        
A little Gene Kelly, Singing in the Rain!
Fred Astaire and Eleanor Powell
Inspirational Alex Wong Footage from SUTUCD
“Nicest Thing” Choreography by Kate Jablonski
“Good Morning” Gene Kelly, Donald O’Connor & Debbie Reynolds, 1952
Fabulous Collection of Fosse from the Tony Awards 1997
P!nk Live at the AMAs 2012
SUTUCD “I Will Always Love You” by Stacey Tookey
“EYES” Joffrey Ballet School, Choreo by Mia Michaels
Shaping Sound 2013 Tour “Your Ex-Lover Is Dead”
SUTUCD S8 Melanie and Sasha Contemporary  by Sonya Tayeh
Tiffany and George SUTUCD Jazz S9 “Turning Page”
Melanie and Marko SUTUCD S8 “Turn to Stone” by Travis Wall
Mia Michaels Genius on Canada’s SUTUCD S3

Amazing Short Films with Dance
“In Dreams I Run Wild” by Ramaa Mosley
“Momentum” by Boris Seewald  
Why I dance, from Ontario Canada Arts Council
Margot Fonteyn and Rudolf Nureyev, (documentary of one of Ballets greatest partnerships)

Resources for Traveling to New York:
Broadway Dance Center
Steps on Broadway
Alvin Ailey
Joffrey Ballet School
American Ballet Theater
Martha Graham School of Contemporary Dance
Broadway ticket discounts

Resources for Traveling to Los Angeles:

Edge Performing Arts Center
Millennium Dance Complex
Pasadena Dance Festival
Debbie Allen Dance  Academy
Lineage Performing Arts Center
L.A. Contemporary Dance Company

On Tap Dancing:

Tap Legacy Foundation
Tap Dance Tips
How to Go Pro Article

On Contemporary Dance:

Favorite Dance Companies:

Shaping Sound
Lines Contemporary Ballet
Hubbard Street Dance Company
Parsons Dance
Lineage Dance Company
Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater
Bat Sheva Dance Company
Northwest Professional Dance Project

Scholarships and Grants:

Childrens Foundation for the Arts
Dizzy Feet Foundation
Dance Scholarships for College Resource
Dance Magazine Scholarship Guide

Great Informational Sites:
Voice of Dance
Cyber Dance
Dance Links
The Body Series
Dance Magazine
Dance Spirit Magazine
Dance Teacher Magazine
Pointe Magazine
Backstage Magazine


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