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Summer Convention Fashion: Look cool in the heat of summer intensive

Velocity Dance Convention

Summer is upon us, and that means hot weather and lots of sweaty dance clothes. Like in any season, it’s important to make sure you’re dressed properly for dance and have what you need in your dance bag. At summer

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DancerPalooza presents high-energy event in Long Beach


For the second year, Break the Floor Productions is set to host DancerPalooza, a first-of-its-kind six-day dance festival presenting dance classes, special events, professional performances and a unique expo hall and performance stage. Taking over the bright and airy Long

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Flirt with Fishnet Tights…

Maddie Ziegler in Capezio

Capezio Fishnet tights are synonymous with show business. Flattering, sexy and glamorous, fishnet tights add fun and flirtation to any outfit, whether for the stage, studio or street. This month Capezio released a twist on the old classic with the

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Mad About Maddie: Capezio Brand Ambassador

Maddie Ziegler in Capezio

This past May, Capezio was thrilled to announce its latest brand ambassador: Maddie Ziegler, a dancer who is making a name for herself at just 12 years old. Ziegler has a maturity and passion for dance, art and acting that

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Matt Flint weighs in on new Tapsonic

Capezio Athlete Matt Flint

Capezio Athlete Matt Flint of So You Think You Can Dance and Strictly Come Dancing recently joined longtime tapper and revered teacher Derek Hartley for the launch of Capezio’s newest tap technology – Tapsonic®! Flint and Hartley along with tappers

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Bondi’s Ballet Lover’s Paradise

Capezio by Ballet Emporium

Capezio Opens in Bondi Junction On March 12th, Capezio unveiled a new partnership store at Bondi Junction – the dancewear brand’s first store in Sydney. After much anticipation, the store, titled “Capezio by Ballet Emporium”, opened with visits from international

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Farewell to Cedar Lake

Cedar Lake dancer Matthew Rich

Cedar Lake Contemporary Ballet, the New York-based dance troupe that graced the scene in 2003, announced in March that it will close its doors. The company will perform through May at Citi Shubert Theatre in Boston and in June at

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Throwback: My First Recital

Tiffany Hedman's first recital

‘Tis the season. Recital season. In honor of all the young dancers embarking on costume, choreography and performance time, some Capezio Athletes reflect on their first recital. Read along for cute memories, funny stories and recital throwback photos! Alison Stroming,

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10 Secrets to Perfect Multiple Pirouettes – with Advice from Sophia Lucia

Sophia Lucia breaks Pirouette World Record

“I can actually do 60 pirouettes on a good day,” says young 12-year-old Sophia Lucia, the world record holder for the highest number of consecutive pirouettes. Sophia Lucia claimed the Guinness World Record on March 30, 2013, wearing Capezio K360

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Sophia Lucia and Capezio create Turning Pointe 55 Shoe

Sophia Lucia Turning Pointe 55

On March 30, 2013, Capezio Athlete Sophia Lucia achieved the Guinness World Record for multiple pirouettes. The now seventh grader executed not only 10, not 20, not even 40, but 55 pirouettes. Now in 2015 Capezio has just released its latest shoe,

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