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Back to School Dance Essentials

Back to Dance Essentials

Can you believe that summer is over and it’s time to get back to school? Any remorse for the end of vacation is always counteracted by the realization that back to school also means back to the dance studio! It’s

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Back to School Nutrition

Back to school nutrition

Maximizing Learning Potential and Brain Function with Nutrition The back-to-school period is the perfect time of year to make smart dietary changes that are just as much about fueling the mind and promoting learning as about having a strong, energetic

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My Child Has Dance Class “Stage Fright” – What Do I Do?

stage fright

By Laura Di Orio of Dance Informa. Dance class can be a joyous place – music, cute outfits, movement expression and friends. It can also be a “scary” place of unfamiliarity, especially for little ones – no parents, new grown-ups,

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Nutrition for Little Ballerinas

Nutrition for Young Dancers

Feeding growing young women for success and good health As a nutritionist and former professional dancer, I am acutely aware of how food choices affect growth, cognitive functioning, strength and body weight. But as a busy mom of two young

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My Child is Starting Ballet…What Do I Need?

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So you have signed up your child for ballet classes, and now you need to know what to buy. Shoes? Leotards? Tights? Tutus? Pointe shoes? Legwarmers? There are infinite products out there, so let this serve as a guide for

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Parents’ Guide to Tap Shoes

Kids tap

Is your child just beginning tap dance classes and you’re lost as to which shoes to buy? Here, Capezio Athlete and phenomenal professional tap artist Michelle Dorrance helps sort out what a young tap dancer needs and how to find

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Parents’ Guide to Ballet Shoes

parents' guide to ballet shoes

By Laura Di Orio of Dance Informa. The decision to sign up your child for ballet classes was probably an easy one. But now do you need a little guidance for shopping for the right ballet shoes? They are a

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My child wants to dance …where do I start?

Capezio for beginner dancers

The Dance Studio If your son or daughter is young and has never tried a dance class before, you might want to have them take a trial or open class before enrolling them in a semester or year-long program, just

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Why I Wear Capezio

Gene Kelly writes to Capezio

Capezio has been worn by the likes of Fred Astaire, Gene Kelly, Sammy Davis Jr., Alicia Alonso, Bob Fosse, Mick Jagger, Liza Minelli, Gregory Hines, Tommy Tune and Ann Reinking, to name a few. With a rich history of 127

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10 Reasons to Dance

young dancers

Independence Have you ever had a dance teacher or coach become blue in the face and exclaim, “I can only give you the correction; I can not make your body apply it?” Dancing requires intense discipline and a dedication for

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