Guys, Take a Dance Class

Guys, Take a Dance Class

My wife teaches at a children's dance studio near our home in CT. In the ten years she's been teaching there, I can probably count on two hands the number of boys I've seen in her dance classes. Now I can certainly understand that taking a dance class isn't high on most little boys' activity list. However, for those young men who want to pursue a career in musical theatre, taking dance classes are a necessity. 

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"You Will, If You Keep Moving" - My Beginning Experiences with Ballet

"You Will, If You Keep Moving" - My Beginning Experiences with Ballet

I’ve never been the best with dance. My earliest experiences with it would go as far back as learning choreography for the first musical I ever acted in when I was in high school with Singin’ in the Rain. From there, in continuing to pursue acting, I gradually picked up on more and more comfort-ability with approaching it. But it was still always an awkward relationship—kind of in the same vein of being mutual acquaintances with someone, but having mixed feelings about them for whatever reason. 

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