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movement playlist #7: barre and dance fitness
Dance General Fitness and Well–Being Music

Movement Playlist #7: Barre Fitness

A few months ago, I’ve started covering Barre Fitness classes for City Academy and Triyoga, Camden, which caters towards those interested in ballet, cardio and overall movement and alignment as an upbeat fitness class. These classes also include yoga and pilates mat exercises. This particular method has challenged…

November 26, 2016
mini dance review: skates dansteater
Dance Review Travel

Mini Dance Review: Skånes Dansteater Malmo, Sweden

The Movement Blog’s ‘mini’ dance review aims to give you a ‘short and sweet’ low-down of current performances from around the world. Company: Skånes Dansteater Show: To See the World While the Light Lasts Choreographer: Ben Wright (and dancers) When: November 4th-6th, 2016 Where: Malmo Opera, Sweden Skånes Dansteater, based in Malmo, Sweden,…

November 3, 2016
Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance: New health, fitness, and Pilates Studio
Dance General Fitness and Well–Being

A Journey Back to Dance #5: Cross-Training

Above: The new Health, Fitness, and Pilates Studio at Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance, 2016 Cross-training for dancers, both student and professional, is becoming more and more popular and for very good reasons. Big companies like the Royal Ballet and Hofesh Shechter have made it a point to include it…

May 27, 2016
journey back to dance #3: mental and physical preparation
Dance the Gyrotonic Method Tips

Take Home Tips #1: For Dancers

Here are a few tips my dance clients receive during and after a GYROTONIC® class that I would like to share. These tips are essentially all taught during a dance class, however, private and semi-private training allows an individual to focus on the areas that need more improvement to provide even more depth…

March 1, 2016
journey back to dance #3: mental and physical preparation
Dance

A Journey Back to Dance #3: Preparation

It’s important to adhere both mental and physical preparation especially when returning back to dance and performing. There are quite a few ways to mentally and physically prepare for a journey back to dance. Whether you’ve taken a year or a week off, your body and mind will…

February 16, 2016