Happy Halloween Early!

Check out these fabulous dancers from Seton Hill University Dance Academy in Greensburg, PA!  Choreographed by my friend Lori Incardona for a Make a Wish Fundraiser! I hope you enjoy it as much as I did! “Little Shop of Horrors” Thanks to Lori for letting me post her work! Find out more about Lori Incardona here.  In the meantime movecreateeducate… …

60×60

Ready for this? What an amazing idea…. 60 dance pieces each 60 seconds long. All created by new and aspiring choreographers paired with new composers.  You can find out more about the event here.  Takes place at the World Financial Center at the Winter Garden… anyone want to go?  Here you can find out more about the project!

Logo

Here’s a logo I am trying out… What do you think? 

So You Think You Can Dance!

So last night I went to the So You Think You Can Dance tour in Long Island. What a show! I saw so much dance for $60 and I had really great seats! I was highly anticipating the show, but I had no idea what to expect.  They showed clips from the show, and how could you forget some of …

Books for the movement room…

I have used many books in my classes of all different ages but I have a few favorites that I pull out of my tool box every year!   Here are some of my favorites.   The Squiggle is a great book to encourage the students to use their imaginations. I pass out either scarves or ribbon and we become …

Update…

I found out today that the little girl that has been crying in my monday creative movement class withdrew from the class today… I’m so disappointed because I was looking forward to solving the puzzle and in time watching her enjoy the class.  Just as I was asking about calling the mom to speak with her to see if she …

Let’s Discuss…Crying

In hopes to get a few more comments on my blog, I am introducing a new post called “Let’s Discuss.” Each week I will ask a question in hopes of getting some opinions and ideas to share with each other.  Today’s Discussion: Crying I have this one little girl in my class at Mark Morris that will cry through the …

Teaching Tap

These are my tap classes from yesterday.  They are beginners to tap, yesterday was their first class.  Ages 7-9 they are doing great! I am try to challenge them to keep all of the diverse learners happy! I have 4 boys and 7 girls in this class.  I am teaching them a combination that they can bring back every week. …

Setting the Stage for the Bug Brigade

These are the pictures from the Ballet Among the Blooms Event at the New York Botanical Gardens.  Free for kids ages 2-12! Enjoy! These are the Stumps- I had the kids sit on them, and stretch on them! We also used them as a maze! The Bug Brigade: I had the kids give me all the bugs they could think …

Hands On…

I saw this on one of the blogs I follow and I thought it was a great opportunity for Freelancers/Entrepreneurs looking to start-up or grow your small business. I thought I would share… Hands on Small Business is offering 100 workshops— FREE workshops in many different cities in the US. I have never heard of them until now, but I …