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We Came to Dance

We Came to Dance

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Free Dance Classes for Cancer Recovery

Dr. Martha Eddy and Moving for Life offer free dance classes to help in the recovery from cancer. Continue reading

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The Art of Teaching Dance – Part 2

Part Two of an interview with Laura Donnelly, Alexander Teacher and Assistant Professor of Dance at Kansas State University. Continue reading

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Laura Donnelly and the Art of Teaching Dance

An interview with Laura Donnelly, Assistant Professor of Dance at Kansas State University, and teacher of the Alexander Technique. Continue reading

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Janis Brenner: The Body Does Not Forget

Guest author Janis Brenner, choreographer, dancer, and teacher, shares her insight about the injuries she’s sustained throughout her career and the positive meaning they have. Continue reading

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Guest Post: Dancer Injuries – What You Need to Know

If you’re physically active, you occasionally experience pain in your muscles or joints. How do you know if you have a potentially serious condition or if you’re just feeling the bumps and bruises that are the inevitable result of an active lifestyle? Deborah Vogel, specialist in training dancers to prevent injuries, shares her insights on listening to your body’s signals. Continue reading

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Experiencing Chronic Pain? Rediscover the Joy of Gentle Movement

People with fibromyalgia or chronic pain will get a definite health boost by becoming more physically active. But it can be hard to increase your physical activity if your body hurts all the time. Before you get distracted by external, quantifiable exercise goals, discover the playful ways you can enjoy the simple joy of body movement. Continue reading

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Universal Significance of Dance

In the Acts of John, an early Christian text that didn’t make the cut to become part of the “official Bible,” Jesus is quoted as having said ‘He who does not dance does not know what’s happening.’ Dance is part … Continue reading

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