Dd Video Countdown for National Dance Day: 14 of 20/20by Candice Thompson on Jul 21, 2013 • 11:28 am No Comments
A great video from PBS diving into the social dance that inspired Balanchine; followed up by a video interview by Rebecca King, exploring the challenges of getting through that demanding work…Sunday = Square Dance!
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Written by Candice Thompson
After more than a decade in Brooklyn, Candice Thompson is now an Atlanta-based artist and writer. Prior to dancing with the Milwaukee Ballet Company and ad hoc Ballet, she trained with Kee Juan Han at the School of Ballet Arizona and NYU’s Tisch School of the Arts. She founded LOLAstretch Dancewear in 2000 and has designed costumes for a variety of theater and dance companies across the country. She recently received a masters degree in Literary Nonfiction from Columbia University’s Creative Writing Program and more of her dance writing can be found in the pages of Dance Magazine, Pointe, and Dance Teacher.