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Capezio Dance Active: Introducing Girl Studio

Girl Studio by Capezio

This October, Capezio will launch its first-ever athleisure range for girls and tweens. Inspired by dance and the company’s rich 128-year love affair with ballet and fashion, the new dance active range, called Girl Studio, is sure to be a

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Fall Fashion Faux Pas


Fall is a time for fresh beginnings – a new school year, new dance classes and maybe some new friends. It’s also a great time for a new wardrobe….even for dance! So put away that summer attire and read along

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Get to Know: Jaycee Wilkins

Jaycee Wilkins

At just 12 years old, Jaycee Wilkins is one of the top competition dancers. She’s been a member of DancerPalooza’s Beat Squad, in the company of Sophia Lucia, Tate McRae, Kalani Hilliker and other top competitive soloists, and, most recently,

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FlyBarre is taking flight

Capezio Dance Active

A dancer’s body is very aspirational to many women. Dancers are long and lean, toned, strong and flexible. In an effort to make this goal more accessible for everyone – not just dancers – FlyBarre was born. This form of

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Kirsten Russell–2015 Capezio A.C.E. Awards winner

Kirsten Russell - Capezio ACE Awards

Small-town girl Kirsten Russell is going big places. After winning first prize at this year’s Capezio A.C.E. Awards with her emotional and thought-provoking Islands, Russell will now be presenting her first full show in New York next summer. With $15,000

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2015 Capezio A.C.E. Awards

'Islands', choreographed by 2015 Capezio A.C.E. Award Winner Kirsten Russell

For the first time in Capezio A.C.E. Awards’ history, the 2015 choreographic competition was held in Long Beach, and with 17 choreographers presenting work, instead of 15. The awards evening has always been a highlight of the July Dance Teacher

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Capezio and NYCDA 2015 Model Search Winners

The Capezio and NYCDA Model Search Winners

For the past six years Capezio has partnered with New York City Dance Alliance (NYCDA) to conduct a model search via NYCDA’s nationwide tour. Chosen through website and online voting, the Capezio Model Search chooses four outstanding dancers who are

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Keenan Kampa, star of High Strung, shares 10 tips for success

Keenan Kampa

American ballerina Keenan Kampa has been making tidal waves on the world stage for many years now. Yet, perhaps her largest role to date is playing Ruby, a ballet student studying in New York City, in the new dance drama

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8 Tidbits of Back-to-Dance Advice

Back to ballet

Summer is nearing to an end, and that means the new dance year is just a stone’s throw away. Perhaps you’ve already registered for all of your dance classes this year, and maybe now you’re being hit with moments of

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Isabella Bruno wins the #TurnItUp55 Challenge

Sophia Lucia and Isabella Bruno, winner of the #TurnItUp55 Challenge

Eager and committed. These are two words that perfectly summarize the talented 13-year-old dancer Isabella Bruno, who recently amazed the audience when she won the Sophia Lucia Capezio #TurnItUp55 Challenge at DancerPalooza in late July. Isabella, a native of Albany,

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