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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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