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SeeDance Application Helps Users Find Dance Wherever They Are

August 12, 2011

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SeeDance is an IPhone application that allows users to find dance related businesses and events based on their geographic location or search queries. The app, which was developed by Dance Channel TV, has been public for over four months and still has a lot potential for growth. It allows users to search for dance companies, […]

Why Everyone Should Offer Dance Rehab Classes

July 11, 2011

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Ten weeks ago I began working with the lovely Liz Corwin for a research project that she has been conducting regarding dance rehabilitation. Two days a week, myself and one other student have been participating in a one hour class led by Liz, who put together a series of movement from the classes of our University […]

3D Dance Movies Give Audiences The Best Seat in the House

July 3, 2011

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Thanks to modern technology, dance and film lovers around the world have a chance to see some of their favorite dancers live…almost. If you have seen a 3D movie, you know what I mean. The films make you feel like you’re standing in the room with all the drama and excitement. I was skeptical at […]

Ten Dance-Related TED Talks You Should Watch

June 14, 2011

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If you have not yet had the pleasure of watching a TED talk, you are in for a treat. Over the years, the company has evolved in many ways, and today the presentations are available on an easily searchable database which is TED.com. Discussion topics range from environmental sustainability to developments in technology, and speakers […]

Gesel Mason’s “How to Watch a Modern Dance Concert”

June 10, 2011

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I had the chance to see Gesel Mason perform live at the American College Dance Festival in Moscow, Idaho this past year. The entire festival started out with this piece called “How to Watch a Modern Dance Concert” which was absolutely the best thing to see before watching countless hours of modern dance throughout a […]

“We Have a Dance Department?” And Other Stories of Dance in Higher Education

June 8, 2011

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I am a dance minor at the University of Oregon, (UO) and although I’m not a major, I still try to stay very involved in the dance department at my school. When I’m not dancing, I’m usually around people who don’t know much about dance. After I’ve made comments about dance to these non-dancing folk, […]

Dancers Tweeting Among Us

May 18, 2011

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Ladies and gentlemen, let me introduce you to my favorite social media campaign conducted by a dance company thus far! Dancers Tweeting Among Us is a series of photographs shot by Jordan Matter of the Dancers Among Us series. The photos aim to encourage viewers to follow Skybetter and Associates, the company in the shots, on Facebook, […]