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Finding the Right Dance Studio

Posted by From the Barre, first published June 16, 2016, on Feb 24th 2018

Finding the right dance studio for you or your child is not an easy endeavor. Proximity to your home is not the best way to choose. Nor is going to the “hot” studio, just because “everyone” goes there … read more

Want to Be a Nashville Music Video Dancer?

Posted by From the Barre, first published February 18, 2017, on Feb 24th 2018

Ever wonder how dancers get into music videos? Here is a breakdown on how to get into “the biz.”Casting Services and Free Online ListingsEvery major music video is sent out through the various casting … read more

So Where Did Ballet Come From?

Posted by From the Barre, first published March 27, 2017, on Feb 24th 2018

Ballet as we know it today began to take form in the early 19th century when the ballerina became the prime focus of the dance, but the roots of the art form go way back to 15th century Italy.From the … read more

MTSU To Have New Dance Major In Fall of 2017

Posted by From the Barre, first published March 13, 2017, on Feb 24th 2018

Middle Tennessee State University will be offering a major in dance beginning in the fall of 2017. The program will offer two specialized tracks of study: dance performance and choreography, and danc … read more

Why Dance Injuries Are on Rise Among Young Dancers

Posted by From the Barre, first published April 20, 2017, on Feb 24th 2018

As dance becomes more popular, along with dance videos that show dancers doing all kinds of highly skilled moves and stretches, the rate of injury has been seeing a steep rise. According to research d … read more