Expertise

What age should you leave school and begin full-time dance? Emma Sandall asks Lisa Pavane, director of the Australian Ballet School.

What is involved in putting together an audition video?

What should I expect from an audition class? Nina Levy investigates.

These clever teachers have met the challenges of teaching ballet in the bush, writes Michelle Dursun.

Hilary Kaplan, RAD examiner and co-principal/co-director of Alegria Dance Studios shares her tips for perfecting your pirouette.

"Be a verb, not a noun." Nina Levy discovers the latest research on how to perform perfect pirouettes.

Sally Clark finds out why the massive growth of the cruise industry is a win for dancers.

Like dance, professional level circus training is multi-faceted, involving both technical and artistic skill development, writes Allison K Williams.

Is there a place for acrobatic content in dance? Nina Levy offers her thoughts.

Matthew Lawrence talks you through the highs and lows of life as a professional dancer.

How to make your stage performance as good as your studio rehearsal.

Fiona Sutherland tells the whole story about wholefoods.

In the December 2016/January 2017 issue of Dance Australia we ran a special "Teachers' Spotlight" feature, celebrating dance teachers from around Australia.

How does Australia compare to other parts of the world in preparing young aspiring dancers for a potential career in dance?

We all suffer setbacks – but you can choose what to make of them, writes Michelle Dursun.