For the past eight years, Alexandra has been writing in every year, describing her life in dance. This year she threw herself into auditions for entertainment jobs before the pandemic hit, and now wonders what her future in dance will be.
For the past eight years, Erin has been writing in every year, describing her life in dance. This year, she shares how the pandemic is new and scary terrain, and how she is thankful for the time to invest in a different way of being.
For the past eight years, Sydney has been writing in every year, describing her life in dance. This year she performed the lead in Giselle, finished her dance degree, and began auditioning for companies before managing disappointment and resiliently training at home once the pandemic hit.
“I feel like we have only just begun to understand the breadth of the field of disability in dance.” Silva Laukkanen shares how working on the Discussing Disability in Dance Project has shaped her perspective.
Thoughts on allyship and building paths – to studios, to social safety nets, and to justice – from Stance on Dance’s editor Emmaly Wiederholt.