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Melody Mennite’s first published review hurt like a punch in the gut. While dancing Clara’s solo in The Nutcracker, Mennite, then a teen, decided to sustain a balance for a few seconds. “I got greedy and held it too long and then fell flat on my face,” says Mennite, a principal dancer with Houston Ballet ... More »
Growing up, Houston Ballet soloist Allison Miller often heard teachers compare the feeling you have during pirouettes to a corkscrew. But then her teacher, Diane Partington in Ellenton, Florida, offered up a surprising new analogy. Partington suggested Miller imagine a bank tube—a simple cylinder that uses suction to transport a round canister from a customer’s ... More »
Item of the Week: Our official Dancer Space books! Check out "365 Days of Dance" and "Dance Trivia" in our Amazon store. Both books are available in e-book and print format, which also make great recital gifts! Get your copies here...
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The Dancer Space is an online store specializing in unique dance apparel, merchandise and gifts; we also publish dance e-books. Whether you're a ballet dancer, a hip-hop dancer, a dance teacher, or someone who just loves dance, we have something for everyone!