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What Collaboration Looks Like At Satellite Collective

What Collaboration Looks Like At Satellite Collective

The New York-based arts nonprofit and incubator presents four new interdisciplinary works at 92Y, including a short film featuring two New York City Ballet dancers. {DIYdancer} spoke with three of the film’s collaborators.
DIY dance companies offer artists new summer experiences

DIY dance companies offer artists new summer experiences

{Dd} chatted with a handful of these entrepreneurial artists about their respective DIY projects...
Getting Over the Hump: How choreographer Gabrielle Lamb gets through mid-week

Getting Over the Hump: How choreographer Gabrielle Lamb gets through mid-week

Fresh off a win at Ballet Austin's New American Talent/Dance choreographic competition, Gabrielle Lamb tells {Dd} what keeps her going mid-week...
Denver-based Wonderbound gets campy for 'Gone West'

Denver-based Wonderbound gets campy for ‘Gone West’

Wonderbound invited people into its downtown Denver studios for a teaser of its upcoming production, Gone West...
Dance + Science: Using dance to portray biological mechanics

Dance + Science: Using dance to portray biological mechanics

Science writer John Bohannon uses dancers as an alternative to a Powerpoint presentation for his TED talk...
Dance + Entrepreneurship: Larry Keigwin pursues endeavors inside and outside of the dance studio

Dance + Entrepreneurship: Larry Keigwin pursues endeavors inside and outside of the dance studio

Ten years ago, New York native Larry Keigwin began an artistic venture that was intended to simply be a showcase of his work, a vehicle to get his choreography out in the New York dance stratosphere. But something special took hold back in 2003, and now, he has a fully fledged company with a jam-packed...
Dance + Well Being: Betty Rocker talks dancer nutrition, fitness

Dance + Well Being: Betty Rocker talks dancer nutrition, fitness

Nutrition and fitness guru Bree Argetsinger, aka the Betty Rocker, gets to the bottom of nutrition for athletes
Welcome {Dd} Contributor Morgan Beckwith

Welcome {Dd} Contributor Morgan Beckwith

Morgan Beckworth joins the {Dd} team...
Travel Tuesday: Minneapolis/St. Paul, Minnesota

Travel Tuesday: Minneapolis/St. Paul, Minnesota

Despite the cold and stormy winters, the Twin Cities is a thriving arts scene...
Wellness Sunday: Beet, Apple, and Mint Juice Recipe

Wellness Sunday: Beet, Apple, and Mint Juice Recipe

A healthy, delicious juice recipe for the dancer lifestyle...
{Dd} Response: Vail International Dance Festival celebrates 25 years

{Dd} Response: Vail International Dance Festival celebrates 25 years

Now in its 25th year, the Vail International Dance Festival has become a staple of the resort town’s summer season...
Travel Tuesday: Vail International Dance Festival

Travel Tuesday: Vail International Dance Festival

But after two hours of winding rounds and some Colorado rain showers, I made it to Vail for the Vail International Dance Festival...
Welcome Alexandra Pinel to the {Dd} Team

Welcome Alexandra Pinel to the {Dd} Team

Meet the newest {Dd} contributor, Alexandra Pinel...
{Dd} Exclusive: Nick Kepley creates artistic oasis in Asheville

{Dd} Exclusive: Nick Kepley creates artistic oasis in Asheville

Motion Dance Theatre artistic director and founder Nick Kepley starts about creating a creative laboratory for his dancers...
{Dd} Recipe Share: Gluten & dairy-free sunflower butter muffins

{Dd} Recipe Share: Gluten & dairy-free sunflower butter muffins

A healthy treat to start your morning...