Refine Search

Dancing on the right path

...All Nations Children in English, is meant to provide young dancers with self esteem and pride in their culture. Children...Soboleff and other group leaders had ingrained in the young dancers since they joined."I can't remember a time when...
Making the Super Bowl dance

...Carson said. "I was like, 'of course I would be,' and that was basically how it worked." BackgroundFor young dancers in Juneau, opportunities are slim. Carson first danced at age four with the Janice D Holst School of Dance, performing...
Saanya Kwaan takes center role in Celebration 2014

...of their frequent performances, the group put a lot of time into Celebration rehearsals, partly to ensure their youngest dancers were up to speed."We do that for the younger kids to show them and let them know exactly what needs to be done...
Local | Art
Ballet director raises 'the barre'

...scene. One small change she said she plans to make to the Nutcracker, however, is to add more roles for the very young dancers.The season's performances, which include the Autumn Showcase, The Nutcracker Ballet, An Evening of Dance and...
L'Ecole: Farewell to Capito, Dalman

...including Stravinsky, Bach, a few selections from "Les Sylphide," a solo from "Don Quixote" and a group of young dancers performing Golliwog's "Cakewalk." "Grace and I both dance seven pieces in an hour and a half period," Capito...
This WeeK
Anchorage assemblyman aims to ban strippers under age 21

...that an 18-year-old isn't equipped to handle," he said. The Hartmans say there are protections to prevent the young dancers from being harassed or exposed to alcohol, including security at the entrance and bartenders who check IDs before...
'Black Swan' dark and unforgettable

...succeed. So begins, or rather, continues, the pressure. Her ballet world is cutthroat. No room for sympathy among young dancers. She has to be the best right now. She has obstacles, both internal and external. Her instructor wants her to excel...
Give the arts more play

...summer intensive dance camp at Whitman College in Walla Walla, Washington. The performance also incorporates some young dancers who have been rehearsing in difficult circumstances the past couple weeks as the rehearsal space was damaged by some...
On a mission to save Christmas

...These are all the last-minute touches," said Olive Endicott, surrounded by boxes of costume accessories. Young dancers warmed up the studio, including two of Endicott's three daughters. "The glitter, the ruffles, the sparkles...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...Dancers With Latitude studio in Whitehorse, and caught dance instructor Andrea Simpson-Fowler putting a Band-aid on a young dancer with a skinned knee. She said last week's performance was the third time she's seen the group. ``The dancers...


  • Switchboard: 907-586-3740
  • Circulation and Delivery: 907-586-3740
  • Newsroom Fax: 907-586-3028
  • Business Fax: 907-586-9097
  • Accounts Receivable: 907-523-2270
  • View the Staff Directory
  • or Send feedback