HOW TO STAY MOTIVATED IN THE NEW YEAR
Welcome back! Welcome back! Welcome back!! A new year is upon us everyone and studio owners, you must have been thinking over the last few weeks how to best motivate your students, faculty and yourself to stay excited and focused through the new year! As the owner, you are the ring-leader, the master of ceremonies, the chief, the director, the head coach…. and your team is going to look to you for the cue on where this year will take you all!...Read More
ADVANCED BALLET PETIT ALLEGRO BY MATT POWELL
Here is a special sneak preview at one of the wonderful ballet videos presented by Matt Powell from the members area. Every combination has a full breakdown of front and back veiws. Dance Teacher Web has over 700 videos, 100's of articles, lesson plans and business building tools for the busy dance studio owner. Not yet a member? Start your FREE 14-day full access trial today!Read More
BEGINNER-INTERMEDIATE PEDESTRIAN MOVEMENT LESSON PLAN
Born out of postmodern dance, the addition of “everyday,”“regular,” “pedestrian” movement into a daily lesson plan or choreography every now and then can take the dynamics of class or rehearsal in a whole new direction for a fresh change of pace.Read More
FOUR ACROSS THE FLOOR EXERCISES FOR EVERY BEGINNER MUSICAL THEATRE CLASS
Beginner Musical Theatre Teachers will agree that there are a few essentials to build foundation, technique and stylization for every new dancer learning the style. While the art of across the floor progressions is becoming more and more extinct, it is a fundamental part of class that should always be included. This is where dancers will learn traveling technique, how to build upon phrases, increase memory and picking up material, learn stylization and implement their locomotor skill set and spatial awareness....