Dance Master for December is Jerome Robbins! Mr. Robbins was an American choreographer, director, dancer, and theater producer who worked in classical ballet, on Broadway, and in films and television. Some of the stage productions he worked on were On the Town, Peter Pan, High Button Shoes, The King And I, The Pajama Game, Bells Are Ringing, West Side Story, Gypsy: A Musical Fable, and Fiddler on the Roof. He was… read more →
Doug Caldwell – Dancer, Choreographer, Master Teacher and the King of Lyrical Dance! My mentor, my friend and a friend to all dancers everywhere! He will never be forgotten! Take a moment to watch this video and breathe in his love and inspiration for DANCE! Doug Caldwell Tribute- MOVE TV from MoveTVnetwork.com on Vimeo. If you have an extra moment, visit Facebook and… read more →
Well, he did it! Nyle DiMarco (along with pro partner Peta Murgatroyd) won Dancing With The Stars in the last week of May. His persistence, his artistry, and his sheer amazing talent to stay completely in synch and on tempo with his partner catapulted him to winning America’s love and votes and the Mirrorball Trophy. Congratulations to him and enjoy… read more →
We’re eight weeks into Dancing With The Stars, and the real talent is shining. One of those big talents is Nyle DiMarco. Yes, the deaf model who won America’s Next Top Model. Nyle has repeatedly said that he is very deaf. Stone deaf. Which means he can’t even hear muffled rhythms. This is why it’s so surprising that he can… read more →
What a FUN combination: “Cake By The Ocean”!
This is my absolute favorite dance performance—ever. Baryshnikov, Twyla Tharpe and Sinatra. How can you get any better than that? You can’t. And the set, lighting and filming of the dance makes you feel like you’re there in the audience. Enjoy!
Misty Copeland is undeniably one the best young ballerinas in the world today, despite not beginning ballet training until the “ripe” age of 13! She joined the American Ballet Theater in 2001 and in 2015, Copeland became the first African-American woman to be promoted to principal ballerina in ABT’s 75-year history. She is breathtaking to watch. Check her out here in several classical… read more →
Here’s your weekend dose of dance video from Lisa at DanceCreate! Season 22 of Dancing with the Stars just started this past Monday on ABC, with a great lineup including NFL star Antonio Brown, actress Kym Fields, MMA fighter Paige Van Zandt, Boyz II Men singer Wayna Morris, and winner of America’s Next Top Model Nyle DiMarco. Nyle, incidentally is completely… read more →
If you were in Boot Camp recently do you remember this fun combination? Join us on Wednesday nights or for the Dance Basics Boot Camp on Saturday and you can dance and have fun WITH us! Wednesday night DanceCreate open level jazz class: Evolution Studios (map), 7:00pm Saturday Dance Basics Boot Camp: Evolution Studios (map), 10:30am Next 4-week class starts April 2nd… read more →
This month’s featured Master Choreographer is Jack Cole, an American dancer, choreographer, and theatre director known as “The Father of Theatrical Jazz Dance”. When I was a young dancer my teacher gave me Jack Cole to research and do an in-class presentation on. At that time information wasn’t as easily accessible as it is now. I can remember going to… read more →